CIVIL 7th sem Design of Hydraulic Structure Syllabus RGTU/RGPV CE 701 Design of Hydraulic Structure Syllabus
Course: CE701 Design of Hydraulic Structure
Unit - I Gravity dams: Design Criteria, forces acting on gravity dams, elementary profile, low and high gravity dams, stability analysis, evaluation of profile by method of zoning, practical profile, foundation treatment, construction joints, galleries in gravity dams.
Earth Dams: Types, causes of failure and design criteria, soils suitable for earth dam construction, construction methods, foundation requirements, typical earth dam sections, estimation of seepage through and below the dam, seepage control, stability of slopes by slip circle method of analysis, pore pressures, sudden draw down, steady seepage and construction pore pressure condition.
Rock fill dams: Types, merits and demerits, conditions favourable for their adoption.
Unit - III Spillways : Ogee spillway and its design, details of syphon, shaft, chute and side channel spillways, emergency spillways.
1. Engineering for Dams (Volumes I, II & III) by Creager, Justin & Hinds
2. Hydroelectric Hand Book by Creager
3. Hydraulic Structures by Varshney
4. Irrigation & Water Power Engg. by Punmia & Pandey
5. Water Power Engineering by Dandekar