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MECH2670
Module Reading List

Thermofluids 2, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Prof Timothy Cockerill
T.Cockerill@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Mechanics of Fluids . 9th edition, Bernard Massey (revised by John Ward-Smith), Taylor and Francis, 2012

(7th and 8th editions also perfectly acceptable and there are many copies in the EBL Library)

Fluid Mechanics . 5th edition, J.F. Douglas, J.M. Gasiorek, J.F. Swaffield and L.B. Jack, Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2005

(also available online via the EBL Library, on- and off- campus)

Introduction to fluid mechanics . 6th edition, R.W. Fox, A.T. McDonald and P.J. Pritchard, Wiley, 2004.

The first book has been the most popular general fluid mechanics text with students over many years.  It is recommend, however,  that you browse the other titles on the list before making a purchase as the texts take very different approaches to the subject in terms of the style of learning.

 The recommended book for the Heat Transfer aspects of this module is:

Introduction to Heat Transfer , 5th edition, Frank P. Incropera, David P. DeWitt, Theodore L. Bergman and Adrienne S. Lavine, Wiley, 2007

The recommended books for the Combustion aspects of this module are:

Combustion / Irvin Glassman [and] Richard A. Yetter. 4th ed. London : Academic, c2008. c2008

Combustion physics/ Chung K. Law. Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Griffiths, J. F. Flame and combustion / J.F. Griffiths and J.A. Barnard. Edition 3rd ed. Published London : Blackie, 1995.”

 

This list was last updated on 15/03/2012