NIT Surathakal Syllabus Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics Water Conveyance Systems and Hydraulic

NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | AM 300 

 

 

 

 

AM300 WATER CONVEYANCE SYSTEMS AND HYDRAULIC

MACHINES (3-0-0) 3 PREREQ: AM250

Basics of pipe flow. Hagen-Poiseuille equation. Darcy-Weisbach equation. Moody’s diagram. Hazen-

William formula. Minor losses. Design of pipes and pipe networks: Hardy-Cross method. Uniform flow

in open channels. Design of canals, Gradually varied flow in open channels. Dynamic equation.

Computation of length of backwater profile. Hydraulic jump. Hydraulic machines: Principles of turbines

and pumps. Water hammer analysis.

Modi, P.N and Seth, S.M., Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics, Standard Book House, Delhi, 2010

Subramanya K. Flow in open channels, McGraw Hill, New Delhi, 3rd Edition, 2010.

Ven Te Chow, Open-Channel Hydraulics, McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York,1959

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