**DESCRIPTION OF COURSES**

**AE 529 SIMULATION MODELLING IN ENGINEERING SYSTEMS (2L) II**

**Objective**

To acquaint and equip with the dimensional analysis, modeling and simulation in engineering systems

**Theory**

UNIT I

Scope of dimensional analysis and simulation modeling, transformation of units of measurement.

UNIT II

Dimensional homogeneity, Buckingham’s Pi theorem, simulation for system modeling, simulation models-formulation and testing.

UNIT III

Simulation modeling as applied to problems of stress analysis, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer.

UNIT IV

Mathematical modeling through ordinary differential equation of first order, second order and partial differential equation.

UNIT V

Application of simulation modeling to problems of agricultural engineering.

**Suggested Readings**

- Langhaar HL.
*Dimensional Analysis and Similitude*. McGraw Hill. - Sedov LI.
*Similarity and Dimensional Methods in Mechanics*. Mir Publ., Moscow.