Publisher description for Instrumentation, measurements, and experiments in fluids / author, E. Rathakrishnan.

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Instrumentation, Measurements and Experiments in Fluids is an ideal reference for mechanical, aerospace, and civil engineering professionals and students interested in experimental fluid mechanics. The author, an internationally recognized authority in this field, utilizes experience gained through 15 years of teaching a course on this subject to provide valuable insight into the vital issues associated with the devices used in fluid mechanics and gas dynamics experiments. Readers will find useful problem-solving exercises and extensive references at the end of each chapter. An introduction to uncertainly analysis completes the unique and comprehensive scope of this much-anticipated text.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Fluid mechanics.
Fluid mechanics -- Measurement.
Fluid mechanics -- Experiments.