OCEN 475/689

Special Topics on Mixing and Transport in the Environment (Environmental Fluid Mechanics)

Instructor

Dr. Scott A. Socolofsky,
Associate Professor

Office

CE/TTI 801B
Office Hours

Course Meeting Times

TR 9:35-10:50 in CE 217

Contact

Ph +1-979-845-4517
socolofs@tamu.edu

Assignments

Problem Sets

The following presents the assignments for Spring 2012. You may download a catalog of assignments from past semesters: Homework Catalog (check back frequently for updates).

Date out

   

Problems

   

Date due

1/17

   

HW1: Concentration measures, dimensional analysis, and Fick's Law

   

1/26

1/26

   

HW2: Diffusion equation and CSTR solutions

   

2/2

2/2

   

HW3: Differential analysis and solutions to the advective transport equation

   

2/16

2/23

   

Exam 1: Fick's law, diffusion equation, and basic solutions to the diffusion equation.

   

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2/28

   

HW4: Turbulent diffusion and dispersion

   

3/8

3/8

   

HW5: Reacting solutions

   

3/22

3/29

   

Exam 2: Turbulent diffusion, dispersion, and reacting solutions

   

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4/3

   

HW6: Atmospheric mixing and the air/water interface

   

4/12

4/12

   

HW7: Sediment water interface and ocean outfalls

   

4/26

5/4

   

Final Exam: Boundary exchange, ocean outfalls, and environmental applications (7:30-9:30 am)

   

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. CTS-0348572. Any opinions, finds and conclusions or recommendations in this material are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).