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Presenter: Gregory H. Nail, PhD, PE (AL)

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Fluid Mechanics Overview and Theory
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM CDT

   Exploring applications of fluid Mmechanics

      • Flow measurement

      • Aircraft

      • Meteorology

      • Pipelines

      • Medical

      • Rivers and streams

      • Automotive

      • Submerged surfaces

      • Marine applications

      • Pumps and compressors

      • Other applications

   Fluid mechanics – basics and definitions

      • Definition of a fluid

      • Dimensions and units

      • Fluid properties

   Fluid statics – theory

      • Hydrostatic pressure

      • Forces on submerged surfaces

      • Archimedes principle


Fluid Statistics and Fluid Dynamics
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 1:30 - 3:30 PM CDT

   Fluid Statics – applications

      • Hydrostatic pressure

      • Forces on flat inclined surfaces

      • Forces on curved surfaces

      • Archimedes principle

   Fluid dynamics – theory

      • Continuum assumption

      • Viscosity and shear stress

      • Newtonian versus non-newtonian fluids


Fluid Dynamics Theory and Applications, Part I
Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT

   Shear stress examples

   Viscometer example

   Journal bearing example

   Closed system versus control volume

   Velocity vectors and streamlines

   Volumetric flowrate versus velocity

   Conservation of mass

   Bernoulli’s Equation

   Bernoulli effect

   Water pipeline example

   Siphon example

   Sluice gate example

   Venturi meter example


Fluid Dynamics Theory and Applications, Part II
Wednesday, July 17, 1:30 - 3:30 PM CDT

   Laminar versus turbulent flow

   Pipe flow

   Major and minor loss

   Work-energy equation

   Pressure drop in a pipeline example

   Gravity flow example

   Turbine power example

   Pump power example




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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers

Engineers:
     8.0 PDHs


Continuing Education Credit Information

These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for continuing education credit for professional engineers and architects in most states. Please see each webinar listing for the number of available continuing education credits. Course participants need to be aware of any licensing restrictions on online learning to fulfill their continuing education requirements.

HalfMoon Education Inc. is approved as a continuing education provider by the American Institute of Architects (No. J885). HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York architects.

Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events. Certificates of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the quiz at the end of each webinar, and earned LUs will be reported to the AIA/CES.

Speakers:

Gregory H. Nail, PhD, PE (AL)

Associate Professor, University of Tennessee at Martin

Dr. Nail is an associate professor in the Engineering Department at the University of Tennessee at Martin where he teaches a variety of courses including fluid mechanics, hydraulics and hydrology, and hydraulic and hydrologic modeling. He holds a professional engineer’s license based on having passed both the Civil and Mechanical discipline-specific exams. Prior to coming to UT-Martin in 2002 he worked as a research hydraulic engineer for the United States Army Corp of Engineers for 11 years. He is a former member of the Executive Committee of the Tennessee American Water Resources Association, and he has lectured on various HEC-RAS modeling topics at the Annual Tennessee Water Resources Symposium and at other venues. Dr. Nail earned his B.M.E. degree from Auburn University and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Texas A&M University.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $400.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $350.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.