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EMAN301 Fluids and Heat Transfer

Boundary layer theory in fluid flow, energy and momentum transfer, dimensional analysis, correlations. Heat exchanger design and combustion technology including modelling and design.

This paper examines the physics of fluid dynamics, including their role in real applications such as pipe-work, flow measurement devices, pumps and compressors. Conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer are also addressed.

Paper title Fluids and Heat Transfer
Paper code EMAN301
Subject Energy Management
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,018.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,320.00

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Prerequisite
EMAN 201
Recommended Preparation
MATH 203
Schedule C
Science
Contact
zhifa.sun@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Assoc Prof Zhifa Sun
Textbooks
Fundamentals of Momentum, Heat, and Mass Transfer, 5th Edition, Welty, Wicks, Wilson and Rorrer, John Wiley & Sons
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
After completing this paper students will be able to:
  1. State the conservation laws of mass, momentum and energy and apply these laws to solve problems of energy systems
  2. Analyse incompressible and compressible flows in pipes and channels
  3. Understand the principles of pumps, fans and compressors and analyse performance of pumping systems
  4. Apply flow-measurement devices to measure flow rate, pressure and velocity of fluid flows
  5. Understand theories of conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer and heat exchangers and solve heat-transfer problems

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 11:00-11:50 9-15, 18-22
Friday 11:00-11:50 9-14, 17-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
P1 Thursday 14:00-17:50 9, 11, 13, 17-18, 20

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
T1 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 11-12, 14-15, 17-22

Boundary layer theory in fluid flow, energy and momentum transfer, dimensional analysis, correlations. Heat exchanger design and combustion technology including modelling and design.

This paper examines the physics of fluid dynamics, including their role in real applications such as pipe-work, flow measurement devices, pumps and compressors. Conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer are also addressed.

Paper title Fluids and Heat Transfer
Paper code EMAN301
Subject Energy Management
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,038.45
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,492.80

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Prerequisite
EMAN 201
Recommended Preparation
MATH 203
Schedule C
Science
Contact
zhifa.sun@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Assoc Prof Zhifa Sun
Textbooks
Fundamentals of Momentum, Heat, and Mass Transfer, 5th Edition, Welty, Wicks, Wilson and Rorrer, John Wiley & Sons
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
After completing this paper students will be able to:
  1. State the conservation laws of mass, momentum and energy and apply these laws to solve problems of energy systems
  2. Analyse incompressible and compressible flows in pipes and channels
  3. Understand the principles of pumps, fans and compressors and analyse performance of pumping systems
  4. Apply flow-measurement devices to measure flow rate, pressure and velocity of fluid flows
  5. Understand theories of conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer and heat exchangers and solve heat-transfer problems

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 11:00-11:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22
Friday 11:00-11:50 9-12, 15-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
P1 Thursday 14:00-17:50 9, 11, 13, 17-18, 20

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
T1 Wednesday 12:00-12:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22