CE-8207 ADVANCE WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING CE 8th sem RGTU/RGPV CIVIL Engineering(CE) 8th Semester Syllabus
CE-8207 ADVANCE WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING Course Contents:
Hydrology : Hydrological cycle, precipitation and its measurement, recording and non recording rain gauges, estimating missing rainfall data, rain gauge net works, mean depth of precipitation over a drainage area, mass rainfall curves, intensity-duration curves, depth-area duration curves,
Hydrology :Infiltration and infiltration indices, evaporation stream gauging, run off and its estimation, hydrograph analysis, unit hydrograph and its derivation from isolated and complex storms, S-curve hydrograph, synthetic unit hydrograph.
Floods : Types of floods and their estimation by different methods, probability and frequency analysis, flood routing through reservoirs and channels, flood control measures, economics of flood control.
Ground water : Occurrence, confined and unconfined aquifers, aquifer properties, hydraulics of wells under steady flow conditions, infiltration galleries. Ground water recharge-necessity and methods of improving ground water storage. Water logging and salt efflorescence : Water logging-causes, effects and its prevention. Salt efflorescencecauses and effects. reclamation of water logged and salt affected lands.
Water resources planning and management : Planning of water resources projects, data requirements, economic analysis of water resources projects appraisal of multipurpose projects, optimal operation of projects introduction to linear programming and its application to water resources projects. Role of water in the environment, rain water harvesting, impact assessment of water resources development and managerial measures.
Suggested Books :-
1. Engg. Hydrology - J.NEMEC - Prentice Hall
2. Hydrology for Engineers Linsley, Kohler, Paulnus - Tata Mc.Graw Hill.
3. Engg. Hydrology by K. Subhramanya - Tata Mc Graw Hills Publ. Co.
4. Hydrology & Flood Control by Santosh Kumar - Khanna Publishers
5. Engg. Hydrology by H.M. Raghunath