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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Ground Water Hydraulics and Modelling

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
143GWHM Z,ZK 6 2P+3C
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Supervisor:
Department of Landscape Water Conservation
Synopsis:

Classification of aquifers. Fundamental principles of water flow in saturated porous media. Darcy's equation. The Dupuit approximation. Unconfined flow in aquifer, well hydraulics. Unsteady flow in aquifers. Numerical modelling of steady and unsteady groundwater flow, boundary conditions. Methods of hydraulic conductivity determination.

Requirements:

none

Syllabus of lectures:

1 - Introduction, basic terms in groundwater

2 - Darcy's law, homogenity, isotropy, transmissivity

3 - Storativity, intergranular tension, equation of continuity, initial and boundary conditions

4 - Numerical modelling

5 - Dupuit assumptions, storativity

6 - Seepage through dam, overflow in aquifers

7 - Wells

8 - System of wells

9 - Groundwater flow modelling with isotopic information

10 - Darcy's law - exercise

11 - Flow in confined aquifer

12 - Flow in unconfined aquifer

13 - Introduction to Modflow / Groundwater Vistas

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

understanding and application of knowledges to solve problems of groundwater flow

Study materials:

?Bear, J. 1979: Hydraulics of Groundwater, New York: McGraw-Hill

?Valentová, J.2001: Hydraulika podzemní vody, 2. vydání, Praha: ČVUT

?Hálek, V. - Švec, J. 1983: Hydraulika podzemní vody, Praha: Academia

:online http://storm.fsv.cvut.cz/pro-studenty/predmety/volitelne-predmety/groundwater/?lang=en

Note:
Further information:
http://storm.fsv.cvut.cz/pro-studenty/predmety/volitelne-predmety/groundwater/?lang=en
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