TME226 Mechanics of fluids, Study period 1 (7.5 hec)

TME226 Mechanics of fluids, Study period 1 (7.5hec)

First lecture on Fluid Dynamics on Friday 3 September 2021 at 13.15 in HA4 and on Zoom. You find the Zoom link at the Calender of the Canvas course page

The first two and a half weeks, the course is given together with TME235 Mechanics of solids.

Examiner: prof Lars Davidson

Lecturers: prof Lars Davidson and prof Magnus Ekh



  • Written exams
  • Discussion at Zoom lectures

    Written exams (old course)

    Use Navier-Stokes as background on you lap-top, cell phone ...



  • Oil flow in a gearbox

  • Short Python introduction
  • Short Matlab introduction
  • Matlab commands in Python
  • Matlab commands in Python
  • Effect of panel shape of soccer ball on its flight characteristics: free-kicks, rotation, ball trajectories for free-kicks in worldcup in football


  • L. Davidson, 'An introduction to turbulence models' (Chapters 3 and 4 are relevant for this course)

  • Intro on Reynolds averaging (slides with movies, 18MB; best viewed with Acroread)

  • CFD-online: an online center for Computational Fluid Dynamics)




  • International MSc programme in Applied Mechanics
  • Lecture notes for old CFD course
  • MTF072 CFD course
  • Heat Transfer course
  • MTF270 Turbulence Modelling
  • Compressible flow
  • OpenFOAM
  • Fluid courses in the MSc programme
  • PhD course in CFD







    Department of Mechanics and Maritime Sciences
    Division of Fluid Dynamice