MEC4445 - Environmental fluid mechanics
6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate Faculty of Engineering
Leader(s): J B Hinwood
Clayton Second semester 2009 (Day)
Introduction to the principles of tides, estuarine flows, waves, fluid mixing, dilution of wastes, plume motions. Planning and conducting a field data collection exercise: scientific plan, calibrations, equipment, logistics, data analysis and modelling, reporting.
16 lecture hours, 8 practice class hours and 48 fieldwork hours
MEC3465 (or MAE3965) OR MEC3451