Hydraulics I

Environmental and Biological Engineering
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics (learned in a previous course)

Objectives
Provide theoretical knowledge on permanent and variable runoff
under pressure, hydraulic pumps and measure, safety and control
devices. Apply this knowledge to the study, dimensioning and
analysis of water supply systems.

Program
1 ? Permanent runoff under pressure
2 ? Variable runoff under pressure
3 ? Hydraulic pumps
4 ? Hydraulic measures
5 ? Piping. Exploration and safety devices.
6 ? Water catchment
7 ? Water supply. Layout and dimensioning.
8 ? Pumping stations
9 ? Water tanks. Dimensioning and construction
10 ? Water distribution systems

Evaluation Methodology
Written examinations

Bibliography
- Quintela, A. Hidráulica. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- Lencastre, A. (1996). Hidráulica Geral. .: .
- Barbosa, J. (1991). Mecânica dos Fluidos e Hidráulica Geral. (Vol. 1,2). .: Porto Editora
- ., .. (1991). Manual de Saneamento Básico. (Vol. 1,2). .: Ministério do Ambiente e dos Recursos Naturais

Method of interaction
Lectures and theoretical-practical classes

Software used in class