This course provides the fundamentals for hydropower production. The course includes an overview of hydrology and physics of hydropower engineering, power, head, and flow-rate. In addition, the course covers traditional system components including spillways, gates, valves, trashracks, penstocks, generators, hydro batteries, and governors.
The course is intended to enable the student to:
- Design hydropower systems including their components
- Model energy and power production for existing and planned hydropower systems
- Understand the process involved in planning and design of hydropower projects of various sizes
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