DRAINAGE ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

Course Information
TitleΣΤΡΑΓΓΙΣΕΙΣ ΚΑΙ ΕΠΙΠΤΩΣΕΙΣ ΣΤΟ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝ / DRAINAGE ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
CodeΓ08
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAthanasios Loukas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000967

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 9
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Geodesy and SurveyingElective Courses956
Cadastre, Photogrammetry and CartographyElective Courses956
Transportation and Hydraulic EngineeringCompulsory Courses956

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
20052107
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students will have the necessary knowledge for the study, design and construction of drainage networks. They will have the ability to the calculate the distance between drains and also to calculate the discharge capability of drains and the required trench
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Basic principles of drainage of soils. Hydraulic load. Hydraulic conductivity.Darcy's Law . Continuity equation. Mathematical models. Boundary conditions. Dupuit Assumptions . Laplace Equations . Numerical solution. Steady drainage of soils. (Parallel ditches over impervious substrate. THOOGHOUT equation. Assumptions of DUPUIT. Equations and nomograph of TOKSOZ and KIRKHAM. Equations of GLOVER - DUMM. Specification of drainage pipes. (Tubular drains. Hydraulics calculation of drains. jackets of tubular drains . Shells of tubular drains or filters. Construction techniques. drainage ditches. Hydraulic calculations. Designing a drainage network that flows into the natural recipient with gravity or mechanical pumping). Effects on the environment.
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures39
Total39
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
«Στραγγίσεις –Υδραυλική Φρεάτων», του Χρ. Τζιμόπουλου, έτος 1982 εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη
Additional bibliography for study
«Γεωργική Υδραυλική » Γ.Α.Τερζιδη Ζ.Παπαζαφειριου 1977 εκδόσεις Ζήτη
Last Update
20-09-2013