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CEIE 542: Open Channel Flow

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Analysis and design of open channels. Topics include principles of open channel flow including conservation of mass, momentum and energy; flow regimes including uniform, gradually varied, rapidly varied, and unsteady flows; sediment transport; channel design; modeling and computer applications in open channel analysis and design.

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Analysis and design of open channels. Topics include principles of open channel flow including conservation of mass, momentum and energy; flow regimes including uniform, gradually varied, rapidly varied, and unsteady flows; sediment transport; channel design; modeling and computer applications in open channel analysis and design.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credit is not given for both CEIE 442 and 542.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

A course in hydraulics or fluid mechanics.

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