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2022/2023 University Catalog 
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CIV E 530 - Open Channel Hydraulics

Units: 3

Two lectures and three hours of laboratory.

Prerequisite(s): CIV E 444 . Proof of completion of prerequisite(s) required: Copy of transcript.

Principles of open channel flow. Analysis and problems of critical, uniform, gradually-varied, and rapidly-varied flows. Flow over weirs and spillways. Bridge, culvert and multiple openings hydraulics and modeling. Channel transitions. Design and environmental problems. Workshops on river analysis system (HEC-RAS 4.0).