Course detail

Artificial inteligence methods in water management

FAST-DS76Acad. year: 2017/2018

Problems of uncertainty in rainfall-runoff modelling, stochastic processes, vague description of variables, adaptivity principle, learning systems, application of artificial neural networks, application of fuzzy models, application of genetic algorithms

Department

Institute of Landscape Water Management (VHK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student gains basic knowledge of using artifical inteligence methods in water management problems solution

Prerequisites

Hydrology, hydraulics, mathematics, probability theory and mathematical statistics, physics

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Nacházel, K.- Starý, M. - Zezulák, J.: Užití metod umělé inteligence ve vodním hospodářství. ACADEMIA 2004

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Problems of uncertainty in hydrology and water management
2. Adaptivity principle and learning systems
3.-4. Neural networks and their simulators
5.-7. Application of neural networks on selected problems solutions
8.-9. Fuzzy models
10.-11. Application of fuzzy models
12.-13. Genetic algorithms and their application

Aims

Application of basic methods of artificial inteligence in hydrology and water management

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-P-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

  • Programme D-K-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

  • Programme D-P-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

  • Programme D-K-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning