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Course Descriptions

The Rose-Hulman / Foundation Coalition Sophomore Engineering Curriculum consists of eight courses (30 credit hours) taken over the three quarters of the sophomore year.

ES 202 - Fluid Systems

  • Credit Hours: 2 2/3R-1L-3C
  • Term Available: -
  • Prerequisites: *with a grade of C or better
  • Corequisites: None

Extend the conservation and accounting framework to examine fluid motion. Topics include dimensional analysis, pressure variation in both stationary and moving fluids, viscous effects including boundary layers, laminar and turbulent flow. Applications include lift and drag, pipe flow, compressible flow. Fundamental concepts are enriched by laboratory experiences.