NIT Surathakal Syllabus Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics Open Channel Flow and Sediment Transport

NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | AM371 OPEN CHANNEL FLOW AND SEDIMENT TRANSPORT 

 

AM371 OPEN CHANNEL FLOW AND SEDIMENT TRANSPORT (3-0-0) 3 PREREQ: AM300

Steady GVF, SVF, RVF. Unsteady flow: basic equations, velocity of flood wave discharge, flood routing.

Bulk properties of sediments, various related theories such as competent velocity concepts, lift concept,

critical tractive force concept, Shield’s analysis, regimes of flow, bed forms, resistance to flow, bed and

suspended load transport, reservoir sedimentation, agredation and degradation of rivers, local scour,

sediment samplers.

NITK-Course Contents(UG)2010 Page 5 of 134

Subramanya. K, Open channel flow, Tata McGraw Hill,3rd Edition, 2010.

Graf,W. H. Hydraulics of sediment transport, McGraw Hill, 1984.

Garde and Rangaraju, Sediment transport, Wiley Eastern, 2nd Edition,1985

Chow, V. T. open channel flow

 

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