Course detail

Mathematical Modeling in Water Management

FAST-CR005Acad. year: 2017/2018

Common bases for mathematical model creation.
Modelling of water flow in water structures.
Modelling of water flow in river network and floodplains.
Reliability of water structures.

Department

Institute of Water Structures (VST-VST)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students complete goal of this course which include getting up principles of mathematical modelling in water management. Also students get experience in mathematical modelling through term projects.

Prerequisites

Mathematics, Hydraulics, Hydrology, Soil Mechanics.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

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

1st Introduction to problematic of mathematical modelling. Governing equations of fluid mechanics.
2 to 3 Modelling of turbulent flow.
4 to 5 Free surface flow (1D, 2D, hydraulic jump, sewer systems – aims, data, models).
6th Flow in pressure systems (aims, data, models).
7th Ground water flow problems (aims, data, models).
8th Modelling of advection and dispersion of matter – water quality in river networks and sewer systems (data, models, optimalization of WWTP costs).
9th Reliability of water structures (data, models).
10th Analytical and numerical solutions.

Aims

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with principles of mathematical modeling. The students will obtain knowledge about models of flow of water and water.

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 N-K-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch V , 2. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch V , 2. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-E-SI (N) Master's

    branch V , 2. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

seminars

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer