CE 265 Hydraulic Engineering

Approximate Spring 1999 Schedule

 

Week Period Topics Reading

1/20-1/23 Introduction, RCC, Chapter 1

History of hydraulics, Handout

Basic concepts and methods

1/24-1/30 Review of hydrostatics RCC, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3

Conservation of mass, energy

equation, laminar/turb. flow.

2/1-2/6 Perform head loss analysis RCC 5.3

2/7-2/13 Study flow in small indeterminate RCC 5.4

pipe networks.

2/14-2/20 Analyze flow in large pipe networks RCC 5.5

2/21-2/27 Instruments and procedures for RCC 5.6

discharge measurements.

2/28-3/6 Calculate forces on closed conduits RCC 5.7

3/7-3/13 Understand pump/turbine operations, RCC, Chapter 8

summary and review.

3/12 EXAMINATION I

3/14-3/20 SPRING BREAK !!

3/21-3/27 Steady uniform open channel flow RCC 4.1 and 4.2

3/28-4/3 Steady non-uniform open channel flow RCC 4.3

4/4-4/10 Learn common components of hydraulic RCC 4.4, Ch. 6 & 7

structures, their purpose and design.

4/11-4/17 Summary and review Handout

4/16 EXAMINATION II

4/18-4/24 Aspects of unsteady closed-conduit flow RCC Ch. 11

4/25-5/1 Groundwater flow near a well and drain. RCC Ch. 3 & handout

5/2-5/5 Review

5/12 EXAMINATION III