NIT Surathkal Syllabus | Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics | AM 474 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN HYDROLOGY
AM 474 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN HYDROLOGY (3-0-0) 3 PREREQ : AM 350
Introduction, Hydrometeorological measurements, Hydrological models, catchment simulation.
Continuity, momentum and energy equations, differential equations in hydrology. Finite difference
technique, Finite element method, Galerkin method, steady and transient problems. Model application,
flow routing, wave motion, unsaturated /saturated ground water flow.
Maidment, D. Hand Book of Hydrology, McGraw Hill, 1st edition, 1993.
Huyakorn and Pinder, Computational methods in subsurface flow, Academic Press, New York, 1983.
Zienkiewiz O.C. and Morgan, K., Finite elements and approximation, John Wiley,2006.