Fluid Mechanics. Volume 6
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Fluid Mechanics. Volume 6

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This is the most comprehensive introductory graduate or advanced undergraduate text in fluid mechanics available. It builds up from the fundamentals, often in a general way, to widespread applications, to technology and geophysics.
New to this second edition are discussions on the universal dimensions similarity scaling for the laminar boundary layer equations and on the g...more
Paperback, (Course of Theoretical Physics); Second Edition: , 552 pages
Published January 15th 1987 by Butterworth-Heinemann (first published January 1st 1987)
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As close as pure poetry as a physics textbook can get.
This is physics for real men - no watering down, over-explained chewing-gum cheerleader stuff - this is Physics the Russian way!
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This is an excellent fluid mechanics text. It is also my first recommendation to those who wish to study acoustics. You ought to start with the initial chapters on fluids; you'll need that material for some of what follows. The 65-page chapter on sound is simply marvellous. And then comes material on a wealth of topics, including shock waves, supersonic flow, detonation waves, relativistic fluid dynamics, and a short but valuable section on superfluid dynamics and the propagation of sound in a s...more
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