Hydrology

Environmental and Biological Engineering
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 22,50 T + 30,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Provide knowledge on matters related to hydrological processes and the characterization of hydrological variables.

Program
1 ? Basic concepts. Water cycle. Water basins. Water balances.
2 ? Rainfall. Time and space distribution. Rainfall data analysis.
3 ? Evaporation and fly-off
4 ? Drainage. Hydrographs.
5 ? Rainfall-runoff relationship. Hydrologic models
6 ? Erosion and sedimentation

Evaluation Methodology
One written test and coursework carried out throughout the semester.

Bibliography
- Lencastre, A. e Franco, F. (1984). Lições de Hidrologia. .: Universidade Nova de Lisboa
- ., .. (1984). Curso Internacional de Hidrologia Operativa. (Vol. 1,2). .: DGRAH
- Paulhus, .. e Kolher, .. e Linsley, .. (1988). Hydrology for Engineers. .: McGraw-Hill
- Mays, .. e Maidment, .. e Chow, .. (1988). Applied Hydrology. .: McGraw-Hill

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials

Software used in class