CIVL 4164 - Hydraulics and Drainage, 4 Credits

Prerequisite(s): MATH 1063 with D or better or MATH 1084 with D or better

Level: Lower

A basic study of fluid statics and fluid flow emphasizing applications in civil engineering technology. Topics include pressure forces on submerged surfaces, closed conduit incompressible flow, centrifugal pump performance, open channel flow, rainfall and run-off estimates. The laboratory sessions involve the use of equipment to measure pressure and flow.