hydropower engineering


Course Description 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. Objectives The course is intended to enable the student to:...
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Course Description This course is intended to build on the earlier courses of hydrology and water resources engineering by discussing more of the recent applications in water resources management. These include advanced techniques for groundwater assessment, integrated water resource management, remote sensing techniques and global information systems, hydropower engineering, river engineering and rainwater harvesting. Objectives...
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