Water Resources Engineering (AM300)

Course Name: 

Water Resources Engineering (AM300)

Programme: 

B.Tech(Civil)

Semester: 

Fifth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Hydrology: Hydrologic cycle, Water budget, Catchment. Precipitation: types, measurement, intensity,
duration, temporal and spatial analysis. Infiltration, soil moisture, evaporation, transpiration, Groundwater.
Runoff: components, factors, hydrographs, unit hydrograph, flood estimation. Irrigation: objectives,
methods, irrigation water requirements. Components of irrigation system and design principles. Water
Power Engineering: Basic principles, types of schemes

References: 

Subramanya K, Engineering Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill, 3rd Edition, 2008. Garg S. K, Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic Structures, Khanna Publishers, 2008.Ven Te Chow, LW Mays and DR Maidment., Applied Hydrology, McGraw Hill, 1988.

Department: 

Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics
 

Contact us

Dr. Varghese George, Professor and Head
Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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