|title ||Special Topics in Hydraulic & Coastal Structures |
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|credit hours ||3|
|Description/Outcomes ||Overview of environmental design parameters related to ambient water, soil and air -Design criteria and construction aspects of major river and estuary structures which include lined open channel, river training, bridge piers, flow control structures, submerged tunnel and storm surge barriers - Design criteria and construction methods of some selected coastal structures are presented which embrace pile-supported structures, bulkheads & quay walls, breakwaters and submarine pipelines.|
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|objective set ||combined|
|content set ||combined|
||Week No.1: Engineering projects for river and estuary structures.
||Week No.2: Engineering projects for coastal structures.
||Week No.3: Design criteria and construction of lined open channels.
||Week No.4: Design and construction of water intake and navigation structures.
||Week No.5: Design criteria and construction of piers for over water bridges and scour mitigation methods.
||Week No.6: Design criteria and construction of river flow diversion structures.
||Week No.7: Design and construction of drainage structures.
||Week No.8: Integrated coastal zone management.
||Week No.9: Design criteria and installation of marine pile-supported and bulkhead structures.
||Week No.10: Design criteria and types of coastal protection works (rigid and flexible).
||Week No.11: Construction methods of shore-connected and offshore protection structures.
||Week No.12: Construction methods of shore-connected and offshore protection structures.
||Week No.13: Beach nourishment techniques and equipment.
||Week No.14: Ecological and social impacts of river and coastal construction.
||Week No.15: Term report presentation.
||Week No.16: Final Exam.