FCE 425 - Hydrology I

FCE 425 - Hydrology I (45 hrs)

Introduction.  Hydrological cycle.  Rainfall and Rainfall data analysis.  Evaporation and transpiration: factors and methods of computation.  Infiltration and Percolation.  Runoff: factors affecting runoff, stream flow measurement and rating curves determination.  Streamflow data analysis.  Subsurface water: soil-water relationship and measurement of soil moisture.  Determination of permeability.

Lab Experiments:  Measurements of weather parameters like precipitation, sunshine, evaporation, wind speed, calibration of instruments.

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