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BEE 3310 Bio-Fluid Mechanics

Course description

Properties of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids; hydrostatic and dynamic forces; principles of continuity, conservations of mass, energy and momentum and their applications; laminar and turbulent flows and boundary layer, introduction to Navier Stokes; dimensional analysis and similarity; blood flow in the cardiovascular system; gas exchange in the pulmonary system; blood flow and sodium transport in the kidney. The major concepts are covered by case studies. Outcome 1: An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. Outcome 2: An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs. Outcome 3: An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. Outcome 4: An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice for engineering practice.


ENGRD 2020 and engineering math sequence.


BEE 3310 001-LEC On-campus program: Engineering Cooperative Education Program

Class dates:May 24-July 4, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 10 AM - 11:45 AM Riley-Robb Hall 105
Instructor:Gebremedhin, K. (kgg1)
Max. enroll:90
Notes:Non-Cornell students must get permission of instructor to enroll
Tuition:Please see Engineering Co-op tuition.
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

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