Hydraulic Works and Installations

Year
5
Academic year
2019-2020
Code
02029643
Subject Area
Hydraulics
Language of Instruction
Portuguese
Mode of Delivery
Face-to-face
Duration
SEMESTRIAL
ECTS Credits
4.5
Type
Elective
Level
2nd Cycle Studies - Mestrado

Recommended Prerequisites

Hydraulics I, Hydraulics II, Hydrology and Water Resources

Learning Outcomes

To provide the students with training in the conception, design, construction and monitoring of various hydraulic works and installations.

Acquiring capabilities in synthesis and analysis, oral and written communication, problems solving, teamwork, critic reflection, autonomous learning, adaptability to new situations, and practical application of theoretical knowledge.

Work Placement(s)

No

Syllabus

1. Characterization and classification

2. Hydrometry

3. Laboratory installations

4. Hydraulic works

Assessment Methods

Assessment
Reports proposed, during the semester, to the different groups of students and an individual oral examination: 100.0%

Bibliography

ASCE, 1989, Civil engineering guidelines for planning and designing hydroelectric developments, New York.

Maidment, D.R. (Editor in Chief), 1993. HANDBOOK OF HYDROLOGY. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York.

Boiten, W., 2000. Hydrometry: A.A. Balkema & IHE Delft Lecture Note Series, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

(outra bibliografia a definir em função das obras hidráulicas a estudar / Other references to be defined depending on the hydraulic works to be studied).