Floating Bubbles Out of Molten Glass
21 Aug 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Balance drag and buoyancy forces to determine the size of the largest bubble remaining in a container of molten glass after a certain amount of time.
Plate Glass Casting
Viscous flow of two layers down an inclined plane to model floating liquid glass on liquid tin.
Water Disinfection by Electroporation
14 Aug 2019 |
Estimate flow rate of water between two metal plates due to a pressure drop, and maximum flow rate which deactivates bateria.
Tank Drainage Through a Rising Tube
Calculate pressures and velocities in a water tank draining through a tube which rises slightly after exit.
Chemical Vapor Deposition
28 May 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Calculate boundary layer sizes and deposition rate profiles along substrates on the bottom of a box-type chemical vapor deposition chamber.
CD Injection Molding II: Shear Stress
09 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Solve the cylindrical Navier-Stokes equations simplified in Part I to give the velocity profile in radial injection molding of a CD, and calculate the shear stress based on this velocity profile.
Bottom Filled Mold
07 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Matthew John M. Krane
Calculation of mold filling times, with and without a constant height of metal in a riser. Problem uses modified Bernoulli equation for the mechanical energy balance and the students are asked to determine which resistances are significant.
30 Mar 2019 |
Estimate flow rate of blood through two types of porous filter: an array of tubes and a packed bed of solid spheres.
Blood Flow and Vascular Deposits
Analyze the effect of increasing fat deposit thickness on blood flow through human arteries.
A Heat Transfer Calculation
20 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Outline the steps required to calculate the temperature at the interface between a stationary solid and a fluid flowing past it.
E304 L9.1.1: Nanofluidics - Reynolds Number
03 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: ASSIST ERC