7. Flow of Ideal Fluid

  1. Kaplan S. Basniev1,
  2. Nikolay M. Dmitriev1 and
  3. George V. Chilingar2

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch7

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

How to Cite

Basniev, K. S., Dmitriev, N. M. and Chilingar, G. V. (2012) Flow of Ideal Fluid, in Mechanics of Fluid Flow, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    Gubkin State University of Oil and Gas, Russia

  2. 2

    University of Southern California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118385067

Online ISBN: 9781118533628



  • Euler's equations;
  • Bernoulli integral;
  • Cauchy-Lagrange's integral;
  • Thomson's theorem;
  • incompressible fluid


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Euler's Equations in the Gromeko-Lamb Format

  • Bernoulli's Integral

  • Particular Forms of Bernoulli's Integral

  • Simple Applications of Bernoulli's Integral

  • Cauchy-Lagrange's Integral

  • Thomson's Theorem

  • Helmholtz Equation

  • Potential Flow of an Incompressible Fluid

  • Flow Around the Sphere

  • Applications of the Momentum Law