NIT Surathkal Syllabus Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics

NIT Surathkal Syllabus Department of

Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics 

 AM422

Fundamentals of Coastal Engineering

 

AM422 FUNDAMENTALS OF COASTAL ENGINEERING (3–0–0) 3 PREREQ : AM250

Basic Wave Hydrodynamics, Linear Wave Theory, Wave Phenomena,Generation of Wind Waves, Wave

Spectrum, Wave Forecasting, Basics of Wave Structure Interaction, Coastal Processes – Littoral Drift,

Coastal Erosion and Protection (Hard and Soft Options), Design Principles of Breakwaters.

Shore Protection Manual, U.S.Army Corps of Engineers, Coastal Engineering Research Center,1984.

US Army Corps of Engineers, ‘Shore protection manual(SPM)”, Vol. 1&2, Coastal Engg Res. Centre, US

Govt. Printing Office , Washington D.C. USA, 1984.

US Army Corps of Engineers, ‘Coastal Engg. Manual (CEM)”, Parts 1 to 6, Coastal Engg Res. Centre,

Washington D.C. USA., 2006.

Ippen A.T., Estuary & Coastline Hydrodynamics, McGraw Hill, New York, USA, 1996.

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