Table of Hydraulics and Hydrostatics, from the 1728 Cyclopaedia
Hydraulics is a topic of science and engineering subject dealing with the mechanical properties of liquids.
One of the founders of modern hydraulics was Benedetto Castelli, a student of Galileo Galilei.
Fluid mechanics provides the theoretical foundation for hydraulics, which focuses on the engineering uses of fluid properties.
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An open channel, with a uniform depth, Open Channel Hydraulics deals with uniform and non-uniform streams.
Illustration of hydraulic and hydrostatic.
Moat and gardens at Sigiriya.
Aqueduct of Segovia, a 1st-century AD masterpiece.