HYDROTECHNICAL ENGINEERING – EN7716

COURSE TIMETABLE - Spring 2005 (approx.)

Week

Topic

Reading

Assignments

Lab. Exercises

May

2 – 6

Introduction

Properties of water

1.2 – 1.7

2.1 – 2.6

 

 

May

9 – 13

Uniform flow

(review)

Chapters 

3 and 6.2

 

 

May

16 – 20

1

1

May

23 – 27

Water flow

in

open channels

 

Chapter 6 

Handouts

May 30

June 3

 2

 

June

6 – 10

2

June

13 – 17

Spillways

and energy

dissipators

 

8.6 8.10

Handouts

MIDTERM

June

23 – 24

June 

27 - 30

Pressure 

surge in 

pipelines

and tunnels

4.5, 4.6

Handouts

3

July

4 – 8

 

 3

July

11 – 15

Hydropower

plants

 

8.1 8.5

Handouts

4

 

July

17 – 22

 

 

July 

25 – 29

Review

 

 

 

Grading: Homeworks/lab exercises: 20%
Midterm: 30%
Final Exam: 50%