Groundwater Expoitation and Management

Course Information
TitleΕΚΜΕΤΑΛΛΕΥΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΥΠΟΓΕΙΟΥ ΝΕΡΟΥ / Groundwater Expoitation and Management
CodeGGG 763E
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorKonstantinos Voudouris
Course ID40001749

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Basic principles of Hydrogeology are required
Learning Outcomes
The aim of the course is to compose the theory with practice: - To organize a pumping test in order to estimate the hydraulic parameters of the aquifer - To estimate the groundwater balance and the water reserves of an aquifer. - To organize an artificial recharge experiment. - To propose ways to utilize the springwaters. - To understand the seawater intrusion phenomenon in the coastal aquifer systems.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Pumping test analysis, Calculation of hydraulic parameters, Springs, Artificial recharge of aquifers, Coastal aquifer systems-seawater intrusion, Groundwater reserves, Economic data, Groundwater management, Groundwater resources in Greece
ΔοκιμαστικέςPumping test, groundwater balance, Springs, Artificial recharge, Coastal aquifer, Groundwater reserves, groundwater management
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Software for pumping test analysis Use of software for the lectures presentation
Course Organization
Laboratory Work602
Student Assessment
In statutory examination periods written exams are given. A obligatory field trip is executed.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Eκμετάλλευση και Διαχείριση Υπόγειου Νερού (Κ. Βουδούρης) - Γενική Υδρογεωλογία, τόμος Γ' (Γ. Σούλιος)
Additional bibliography for study
Δοκιμαστικές Αντλήσεις (Κ. Βουδούρης) Σημειώσεις Αναρτημένες στην ιστοσελίδα του τμήματος Φροντιστηριακές ασκήσεις (σημειώσεις)
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