NIT Surathkal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | AM424 COASTAL EROSION & ITS MITIGATION
AM424 COASTAL EROSION & ITS MITIGATION (3–0–0) 3 PREREQ : AM250
Origin of Coasts, Sediment Transport and Budgeting, Coastal Erosion and Mitigation: A Global Scenario
and Indian Perspective, Coastal Processes, Planning and Design of Coastal Protection Works, Soft and
Hard Options, Innovative Technologies, Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System and
Artificial Neural Network in Coastal Engineering, Performance of Coastal Protection Works in India,
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Coastal Zone Regulation, Integrated Coastal Zone Management, Coastal Pollution and Environmental
Bruun, P., Port Engineering, Vol. I &II.
Shore Protection Manual, U.S.Army Corps of Engineers, Coastal Engineering Research Center,
U.S.Govt. Printing office, Washington D.C., Vol. 1 & 2. 1984.
Ippen A.T., Estuary and Coast line Hydrodynamics McGraw Hill, 1966