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CE-872 Applied Hydrology
Campus SCEE (NICE)
Programs PG
Session Spring Semester 2017
Course Title Applied Hydrology
Course Code CE-872
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes Hydrology and Water Management (CE-354)
Course Objectives To equip the students with the knowledge of measurement, accuracy & evaluation of hydrological data, analysis of rainfall data, flood routing and application of hydrological techniques to practical problems.
Detail Content
  1. Measurement, Accuracy and Hydrological Data Evaluation.
  2. Rainfall Data Analysis.
  3. Evaporation.
  4. Infiltration.
  5. Interception.
  6. Water Stages And Discharge Processing.
  7. Direct Discharge Measurement.
  8. Indirect Discharge Measurement By Means of a Current Meter.
  9. Float and Chemical Measurements.
  10. Discharge Rating Curve.
  11. Discharge Analysis.
  12. Rainfall-Runoff Relationship.
  13. Hydrograph Analysis and Synthesis.
  14. Unit Hydrograph & Its Derivation.
  15. S-Curve.
  16. Flood Hydrograph Estimation Using SCS Method.
  17. Hydrological Methods for Flood Routing.
  18. Application of Hydrological Techniques to Practical Problems.
Text/Ref Books
  1. K. C. Patra, Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering, CRC Press, 2000.
  2. Philip B. Bedient, Hydrology and Flood Plain Analysis, 3rd. Edition, Prentice-Hall, 2002.
  3. Richard H. McCuen, Hydrologic Analysis and Design, 2nd Edition, Prentice-Hall, 1997.
  4. L. Mays & Y.K. Tung, Hydrosystems Engineering & Management, McGraw-Hill Book Co., N.Y., 1992.
  5. Vijay P. Singh, Hydrologic Systems: Rainfall-Runoff Modeling, Prentice Hall, 1989.
  6. Richard H. McCuen, A Guide to Hydrologic Analysis Using SCS Methods, Prentice Hall, 1981.
  7. R. L. Brass, Hydrology: An Introduction to hydrological science, Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., N.Y., 1990.
  8. E. M. Shaw, Hydrology in Practice, 3rd Edition, Chapman & Hall, London, 1994.
Time Schedule Spring Semester 2015
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. Hamza Farooq, PhD