# Water Resources Engineering

IIT Kanpur, , Prof. Rajesh Srivastava

Updated On 02 Feb, 19

IIT Kanpur, , Prof. Rajesh Srivastava

Updated On 02 Feb, 19

Precipitation, Infiltration and Evapotranspiration

Forms of precipitation, measurement, depth-area-duration and intensity

duration- frequency relations

Evaporation -- process, measurement, and estimation

Infiltration -- process, measurement, and estimation

Evapotranspiration -- measurement and estimation

Runoff and Hydrographs

Rainfall Runoff correlations, Flow duration curve, Mass curve, Droughts and floods

Factors affecting flow hydrograph, Unit hydrograph, its analysis, and S-

curve hydrograph, Synthetic and instantaneous unit hydrographs

Statistical analysis, Hydrologic Routing

Risk, reliability, and safety factor, Flood frequency studies, Flood

forecasting, Rational method, Time Area curves, Design flood

Channel and flood routing

Groundwater hydrology

Flow equations -- Confined and unconfined flow

Well hydraulics -- Steady and unsteady flow, Well losses, Specific capacity

Irrigation Engineering

Water requirement of crops

Hydrologic aspects of irrigation system design

Hydrologic design

Design of culverts, detention ponds, storm water drains

Economics of Water Resources systems

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4.1 ( 11 )

Sam

Sep 12, 2018

Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.

Dembe

March 29, 2019

Great course. Thank you very much.