Course Details

Fluid Mechanics

Academic Year 2024/25

NTB030 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-SIS Winter Semester 2nd year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction



5 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Introduction, basic terms, fluid properties. Hydrostatics and relative calm of fluid. 2. Hydrodynamics, types of fluids, continuity equation. Ideal fluid flow. 3. Measurement of velocity and pressure. 4. Flow of viscous fluids. 5. Laminar flow in the pipe. 6. Turbulent flow. 7. Pressure loss due to friction. Pressure loss of local resistence. 8. Unsteady motion of fluids. Flow in channels. 9. Computational fluid dynamics – CFD method. 10. Internal and external aerodynamice.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Properties of water. Hydrostatics. 2. Relative calm of liquids. Fluid Mechanics – flow regimes. 3. Continuity equation. 4. Bernulliho equation for a perfect fluid. 5. Measurement of velocity and pressure of liquids. 6. Bernulliho equation for a real fluid. 7. Laminar flow. 8. Turbulent flow. 9. Local pressure drops. 10. Flow in channels.