Fluid Mechanics in SI Units:
Author: Frank M. White
Publisher: McGraw Hill Education
Pages: 800 pages
About The Author:
Fluid Mechanics in SI Units – Frank M. White is a Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering at the University of Rhode Island. He holds Georgia Tech and M.I.T. In 1966, he helped URI, the first Department of Ocean Engineering in the country. Known primarily as a teacher and writer, he has received eight teaching awards and has written four textbooks on fluid mechanics and heat transfer.
During 1979 – 1990 he was the Editor-in-Chief of ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering and then Chairman of the ASME Board of Editors and Publications Committee from 1991 to 1997. He is a Fellow of ASME and received the ASME Fluid Engineering Award in 1991. He lives in Narrangset, Rhode Island, with his wife, Jean.
About This Book:
The eighth edition of White’s Fluid Mechanics provides students with a clear and comprehensive presentation of materials that demonstrate progress from physical concepts to engineering applications and helps students quickly see the practical importance of fluid mechanics fundamentals.
A variety of subjects provide instructors with many options for their coursework and is a useful resource for students long after graduation. The book’s unique problem-solving approach is presented at the beginning of the book and is carefully integrated into all examples. Students can make progress related to design, multiple stages and use of computers from ordinary people.