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Sean Moran

Sean Moran

Hometown: Cheyenne, Wy

Undergraduate: Gonzaga University

Program: MS (Graduated May 2012)

Current Position: Engineer - TD Williamson

Research Interests: Environmental Fluid Dynamics (experimental and computational) with a focus on momentum transport, particle (PM10 and PM2.5) transport and deposition, atmospheric turbulence, turbulent mixing and deposition of scalars with variable atmospheric stability, wind tunnel and field testing of turbulence within vegetative canopies (porous medium), grid-generated isotropic turbulence, sonic anemometry, and hot-wire anemometry. Additional research interests include Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), and Large-Eddy Simulation (LES).

Publications:
S.M. Moran, E.R. Pardyjak, J.M. Veranth, "The Role of Turbulence in Enhancing Deposition", (2012) Phys. Fluids, (publication under review)
S.M. Moran, E.R. Pardyjak, J.M. Veranth "Developing strategies for fugitive dust mitigation and transport flux using native vegetative windbreaks for dust control,” Paper #16, Air and Waste Management 104th Annual Conference and Exhibition, Orlando, FL, June 21, 2011.

Contact: sean.moran@utah.edu

ME 6700 - Intermediate Graduate Fluid Mechanics

Fall 2007

Class Information

Instructor: Eric Pardyjak
Office: Room 160 KEN
Phone: 585-6414
email: pardyjak@eng.utah.edu

Class Syllabus

Final Exam: Friday December 14 1-3pm 120 WEB

Announcements

12/10/2007: Click hereto access the data for the turbulent boundary layer lab held on Wednesday Dec. 5.

12/05/2007: Click here to access the data for the turbulent boundary layer lab held on Monday Dec. 3.

11/28/2007: Lab 2 sessions will be held Monday (12/3) and Wednesday (12/5) in the PFD lab (building 60). Be sure to attend lecture the days you do not have lab.

10/2007: The due date for Homework 3 has been extended until Wednesday October 17 after break.

9/20/2007: The due date for Homework 2 has been extended until Monday September 24.

Homework Solutions

Homework 1
Homework 2
Homework 3
Homework 4
Homework 5
Homework 6

Class Calendar

Week Class Date Day Topic Reading Due Homework Due Handouts
1 1 08/20 M Introduction None None Syllabus
1 2 08/22 W Math Review Kundu Ch.1 None Math Review Notes
1 3 08/24 F Math Review - Integrals Kundu Ch.1 None
2 4 08/27 M Math Review - Examples Kundu 2.10,2.13,2.14 and 4.1,4.2 Homework 0
2 5 08/29 W Tensors and Summation Notation Kundu Ch 2.1-2.9, Stull Handout None Reynolds Transport Theorem
2 6 08/31 F Reynolds Transport Theorem Currie Handout
3 09/03 M Labor Day - No Class
3 7 09/05 W Conservation of Mass Kundu 4.3 Homework 1 Differential forms of Conservation Equations
3 8 09/07 F Conservation of Momentum Ch.4 Kundu
4 9 09/10 M Conservation of Momentum
4 10 09/12 W NS Equations Problem Session
4 11 09/14 F NS Equations More Problems NS Notes 1
NS Notes 2
5 12 09/17 M Introduction to the Energy Equation Kundu 4.14
5 13 09/19 W Mechanical Energy Kundu 4.13
5 14 09/21 F Dimensional Analysis Kundu 3.1-4.4 and Ch. 8
6 15 09/24 M Similarity Dimensinal Analysis Handout Homework 2
6 16 09/26 W Scale Analysis Bejan Handout
6 17 09/28 F Laminar Boundary Layer Introduction Kundu Ch. 10
7 18 10/01 M Blasius Solution Kundu 10.5
7 19 10/03 W von Karmen Integral Analysis Kundu 10.6
7 20 10/05 F
8 10/08 M Fall Break - No Class
8 10/10 W Fall Break - No Class
8 10/12 F Fall Break - No Class
9 21 10/15 M Laminar Boundary Layer Scaling Analysis
9 22 10/17 W Blasius Solution Introduction Homework 3
9 23 10/19 F Blasius Solution
10 24 10/22 M Boundary Layer Measures Ch.10.3 Runge Kutta Handout
Shooting Method Notes
10 25 10/24 W Midterm Exam
10 26 10/26 F Fundamentals of Boundary Layers Video
11 27 10/29 M von Karmen Momentum Integral
11 28 10/31 W Karman-Polhausen Approximation Kundu Ch. 10.6 Blasius Numerical Solutions
11 29 11/02 F Pressured Gradients and Separation Kundu 10.7
12 30 11/05 M Introduction to Vorticity Kundu Ch. 5 Homework 4, Kundu 10.1,3,4,5
12 31 11/07 W Simple Vortex Flows Kundu Ch.3.11
12 32 11/09 F Vorticity Transport Equation Kundu 5.5
13 33 11/12 M Vorticity Transport Kundu 5.5 Vorticity Handout
13 34 11/14 W Kelvin's Circulation Theorem/Lab 1 session 1 Kundu 5.4
13 35 11/16 F Kelvin's Circulation Theorem/Lab 1 session 2
14 36 11/19 M APS Conference - Attend your session
14 37 11/21 W APS Conference - No Class Homework 5, Kundu 5.2,3,7,8 (5700 2,3a and b, 8)
14 11/23 F Thanksgiving Holiday
15 38 11/26 M Vorticity Video
15 39 12/28 W Circulation and Vorticity Applications APS Homework due
15 40 11/30 F Turbulence Lecture 1 Kundu Ch13.1-10 Lab 1 due Ecke Turbulence Review Article
16 41 12/03 M Turbulence Lecture 2/Lab 2 session 1 Kundu Ch13.11-13.12
16 42 12/05 W Turbulence Lecture 2/Lab2 session 2 Ecke Review Article
16 43 12/07 F Final Exam Review Class Homework 6
12/10 M Lab 2 Due
12/14 F Lab 3 Due - YouTube Lab

Extra Handouts

Vorticity handout
Vorticity Sample problmes

Laboratory Information

Lab TA: Balwinder Singh
balwindersingh@gmail.com