FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING

CE596 COASTAL POLLUTION

Course Code: 5620596
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET CEVDET YALÇINER
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

types and characteristics of pollutants, the details of circulation, dispersion, parameters effecting pollution control, marine surveys and data collection, characteristics of pollutants, all aspects of sea outfalls, heat discharge, oil pollution

Course Content

Various aspects and problems of water pollution control, sources and types of pollutants. Hydraulics of turbulent jets and plumes. Turbulent diffusion, dispersion. Bacterial disappearance. Sea outfall design. Heated dischargers. Oil pollution. Estuarine Pollution of marinas. (F)

Learning Outcomes

intensive knowledge on pollutants, pollution types, dispersion, dilution, circulation, basic information about coastal processes related to pollution, interaction between intake and discharge, all aspects of sea outfalls, heat pollution, oil pollution