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Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering
by S. K. Garg
|Introduction, Hydrologic cycle, Climate and water availability, Water balances, Precipitation|
Forms, Classification, Variability, Measurement, Data analysis, Evaporation and its measurement, Evapotranspiration and its measurement, Penman Monteith method. Infiltration: Factors affection infiltration, Horton’s equation and Green Ampt method.
|Hyetograph and Hydrograph Analysis|
Hyetograph, Runoff: drainage basin characteristics, Hydrograph concepts, assumptions and limitations of unit hydrograph, Derivation of unit hydrograph, Shydrograph, Flow duration curve.
Occurrence, Darcy’s law, Well hydraulics, Well losses, Yield, Pumping and recuperation test.
Types, Investigations, Site selection, Zones of storage, Safe yield, Reservoir capacity, Reservoir sedimentation and control.
Low, Medium and High head plants, Power house components, Hydel schemes.
Indian rivers and floods, Causes of flooding, Alleviation, Leeves and floodwalls, Floodways, Channel improvement, Flood damage analysis.
|Hydrologic Analysis and Design|
Design flood, Flood estimation, Frequency analysis, Flood routing through reservoirs and open channels, Storm drainage design.
|Drought Management and Water Harvesting|
Definition of drought, Causes of drought, measures for water conservation and augmentation, drought contingency planning. Water harvesting: rainwater collection, small dams, runoff enhancement, runoff collection, ponds, tanks.
|Water Resources Planning and Development|
Levels in planning, Functional requirements of water resources projects, steps in water resources planning, Environmental aspects in water resources planning.