Hydraulics II

Civil Engineering

5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL


Not Applicable

Students should acquire skills that will allow them to solve general hydraulic problems, such as dimensioning pipes and open channels, water hammer, flows and fluid machinery.

1 - Water hammer analysis.
2 - Open-channel flow
3 - Pipe orifice.
4 - Elementary theory of notches and weirs
5 - Flow measurements.
6 - Fluid machinery.

Evaluation Methodology
Intermediate written test or final

(1996). Hidráulica Geral. (Vol. Não aplicável). Coimbra: Gráfica de Coimbra
(1981). Hidráulica. (Vol. Não aplicável). Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian

Method of interaction
Lectures focusing on the presentation and illustration of the proposed
topics. Theoretical-practical classes including practice and problem solving.

Software used in class
Not Applicable