WATER DISTRIBUTION AND DRAINAGE SYSTEMS

Second cycle degree in INGEGNERIA CIVILE (Ord. 2010) (discontinued)

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: NADIA URSINO

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 9


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Applied hydraulics, hydrology
Examination methods: Practical activity (following lectures on special topics, in order to fix major issues, to be delivered on MOODLE)
Oral examination
Course unit contents: Sustainable water management.
Water crisis.
Numerical and conceptual modelling water distribution and drainage systems.
Water quantinty and water quality issues.
Water treatment.
Land and water use change: man-soil-vegetaion-atmosphere interaction and feedbacks.
Reliability of water drainage and water distribution systems.