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Hours to complete

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Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...
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Subtitles: English, Chinese (Simplified)
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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 17 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English, Chinese (Simplified)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Fundamentals

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Reading
9 videos (Total 70 min), 1 quiz
Video9 videos
Welcome to the course2m
1.1 Coupling fluid and solid mechanics8m
1.2 The tool of dimensional analysis13m
1.3 Dimensionless numbers11m
1.4 Dimensional analysis of the interactions9m
1.5 Coupled equations for fluids and solids8m
1.6 Dimensionless coupled equations8m
1.7 Research report : poroelasticity3m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz week 120m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

A solid with a still fluid

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Reading
7 videos (Total 67 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
2.2 Adapted dimensionless numbers6m
2.3 Small motion of the solid12m
2.4 Added stiffness11m
2.5 Added mass11m
2.6 Computing the added mass12m
2.7 Research report: elastocapillarity5m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz week 220m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Viscosity and gravity effects

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Reading
6 videos (Total 53 min), 1 quiz
Video6 videos
3.2 Memory effect11m
Experiments : added mass and added damping5m
3.3 Sloshing10m
3.4 Coupling with sloshing11m
Experiments : eggs and bottles5m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz week 320m
Week
4
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Coupling with a fast flow

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Reading
6 videos (Total 62 min), 1 quiz
Video6 videos
4.2 Flow-induced static instability11m
4.3 Flow-induced dynamic instability13m
4.4 Coupled-mode flutter of an airfoil13m
Experiments : coupled-mode flutter4m
Research report: foliage dynamics5m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Quiz week 420m
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Top Reviews

By RJSep 22nd 2016

Lessons were pretty concise, engaging and well arranged. Quizzes were relevant and stimulating. Would love to take an advanced version.\n\nThanks to the team.

By POFeb 14th 2018

A wonderful exposition to the subject, pretty good examples, ideal for any one that it is interested to comprehend more in deep fluid-solid interactions.

Instructors

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Emmanuel de Langre

Professor
Mechanics
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Xavier Amandolese

Lecturer
Mechanics
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Olivier Doaré

Professor
IMSIA, ENSTA Paristech

About École Polytechnique

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