NIT Surathakal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING
AM350 WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING (3-1-0) 4 PREREQ: AM300
Hydrology: Hydrologic cycle, water budget, catchment. Precipitation: types, measurement, intensity,
duration, temporal and spatial analysis. Infiltration, soil moisture, evaporation, transpiration and
groundwater. Runoff: components, factors, hydrographs, unit hydrograph, flood estimation. Irrigation:
objectives, methods, irrigation water requirements. Components of irrigation system and design
principles. Drainage engineering. Water Power Engineering: Basic principles, types of schemes
Subramanya K, Engineering Hydrology, Tata McGraw Hill, 3rd Edition, 2008.
Ven Te Chow, LW Mays and DR Maidment., Applied Hydrology, McGraw Hill, 1988.
Maidment, D. R.. Handbook of Hydrology, McGraw Hill, 1993.
Garg S. K, Irrigation Engineering and Hydraulic Structures, Khanna Publishers, 2008.