Stochastic Hydrology

Course Information
TitleΣτοχαστική Υδρολογία / Stochastic Hydrology
CodeΜ27-ΑΔ
FacultyAgriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment
SchoolForestry and Natural Environment
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600016350

Programme of Study: Merikī Foítīsī_PMS Aeiforikī Diach. Das. kai Fys. Oikosystīmátōn:Prostasía, Paragōgī kai Axiopoíīsī

Registered students: 2
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Oikología-Prostasía-Diatīrīsī FýsīsElective Courses belonging to the otherSpring-5
Techniká Érga, Paragōgī kai Axiopoíīsī Xylṓdous ViomázasElective Courses belonging to the selected specializationSpring-5
Diacheírisī-Anáptyxī Dasṓn & Fysikṓn PórōnElective Courses belonging to the otherSpring-5

Programme of Study: Sustainable Management of Forest and Natural Ecosystems: Protection, Production and Exploitation

Registered students: 10
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Oikología-Prostasía-Diatīrīsī FýsīsElective Courses belonging to the otherSpring-5
Techniká Érga, Paragōgī kai Axiopoíīsī Xylṓdous ViomázasElective Courses belonging to the selected specializationSpring-5
Diacheírisī-Anáptyxī Dasṓn & Fysikṓn PórōnElective Courses belonging to the otherSpring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600184068
Course Type 2021
Specialization / Direction
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
- Frequency and Risk Analyses in Hydrology - Applied Modeling of Hydrologic Time Series - Principles of time series modeling - Test of goodness of fit and forecasting
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Statistical analysis of hydrological variables. Frequency analysis of extreme values (Gumbel, Pearson type III, exponential distributions). Intensity-duration-frequency relationships. Hydrograph analysis. Rainfall-Runoff modeling methods. Rainfall temporal distribution. Unit, instant and synthetic hydrograph. Synthetic unit hydrographs. Hydrological modeling.
Keywords
hydrographs, flood, water balance, Hec-hms, Hec-Ras
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures26
Fieldwork20
Reading Assigment70
Written assigments30
Exams4
Total150
Student Assessment
Description
- research paper on Hydrologic issues - Final exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
- Marc F.P. Bierkens and Frans C. van Geer, Stochastic Hydrology, Utrecht University. - Δ. Μυρωνίδης, Υδρολογία - Υδραυλική, εκδόσεις Τζιόλα, 2020. - Δ. Κουτσογιάννης, Στατιστική Υδρολογία, Εκδοση 4η , 312 pages, doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.5118.2325, Εθνικό Μετσόβιο Πολυτεχνείο, Αθήνα, 1997. - Handbook of Hydrology» by D.R. Maidment (Editor), - Elizabeth M. Shaw, “Hydrology in Practice”. - «Υδατικοί Πόροι: 1. Τεχνική Υδρολογία» του Γ. Τσακίρη (Υπεύθυνος Έκδοσης) - «Τεχνική Υδρολογία Επιφανειακών Υδάτων» του Δ. Παπαμιχαήλ.
Last Update
27-01-2022