Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K5202010 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 流体機械
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Fluid Machinery
スズキ ヤスヒロ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Tues5-6,Thur5-6:ENG 104
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture-based, following the textbook and slides. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 4 : Undergraduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 09 : Mechanical Engineering
Eligible Students 3rd year mechanical engineering students
Keywords Pump, Compressor, Hydraulic turbine, Wind turbine, Compressive fluid, Incompressible fluid 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Application of fluid dynamics and fluid engineering 
Criterion referenced
Program of Energy Transform Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Acquring basis of mechanical system engineering steadily and developing the applied skill. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
(1) Understand classfication and structer of fluid machinery.  
(2) Understand working principle and calculation method of output power of fluid machinery.  
(3) Understand operation and maintenance of fluid machinery.   
Class Schedule lesson1 Overview and energy conversion of fluid machinery
lesson2 Principle of centrifugal turbomachinery
lesson3 Principle of axial-flow turbomachinery
lesson4 Similarity rule and performance curves
lesson5 Singular phenomena in fluid machinery
lesson6 Pumps
lesson7 Water turbines and torque converters
lesson8 Blowers and compressors
lesson9 Windmill
lesson10 Steam turbine
lesson11 Gas turbine
lesson12 Turbocharger
lesson13 Machine element
lesson14 Design and evaluation
lesson15 Summary

5 reports, final examination (5 problems) 
Textbook "流体機械 改訂SI版" 森北出版 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) LCD projector 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review notebook, Solve problems in the textbook 
Grading Method 50% by reports, 50% by examination. Passed with an overall 60%. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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