WR 708

Course Name: 

Sustainable Water Management

Programme: 

M.Tech(WREM)

Semester: 

Second

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

3(3-0-0)

Content: 

  • Water resources management-purpose, water managers, sustainability, comprehensive framework for sustainable water management.
  • Water and environmental law.
  • Financial planning and management-economic analysis, benefit cost ratio, total economic value evaluation, water allocation.
  • Reservoir operation- deterministic flow, reservoir sizing, sequent peak analysis, conjunctive use management- water budget, models, water harvesting.

References: 

Grigg, N.S., Water Resources Management, McGraw Hill, New York, 1996. A. S.
Goodman, Principle of Water resource Planning, Prentice Hall,1998.
Y. Heiman, Hierarchical analysis of water resources Systems, McGraw Hill, 2003.
Lorry W. Meyer, Water Resources Handbook, McGraw Hill,1993. James,
S. & Lee, W., Economics of Water Resources,1982.

Department: 

Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics
 

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Mahesha A., Professor and Head

Department of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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