Course Code: 5620428
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. ELÇİN KENTEL ERDOĞAN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

To provide a systematic framework for hydrosystems modelling in engineering and management. Focus will be on bringing together the use of economics, operations research, probability and statistics with the use of hydrology, hydraulics, and water resources for the analysis, design, operation and management of water projects.

Course Content

Introduction. Descriptions of hydrosystems, the systems concept, economics of hydrosystems, system analysis techniques, linear programming applications, uncertainty and reliability analysis of hydrosystems, applications in surface and groundwater systems.

Learning Outcomes

An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering, an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice, and an ability to communicate effectively