IIT Kanpur Syllabus
hydraulic and Hydrologic Design
Course Contents: Synthetic design storms & Estimation of peak discharge, Urban storm drainage design, Culvert design, Detention storage design, Watershed modeling, Flood frequency analysis and hydrologic design under uncertainty; Design of water distribution network, Analysis and design of rigid boundary channels, Tractive force concepts in channel design, Design of canal headworks, distribution works, and cross-drainage works, Design of gravity dams, spillways, and energy dissipators.
Suggested text and reference material:
- Hydrologic Analysis and Design by Richard H. McCuen, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, USA.
- Applied Hydrology by V. T. Chow, David Maidment, and Larry Mays, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi, India.
- Hydraulic Design Handbook by Larry W. Mays, McGraw Hill.