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HY-527: Ground Water Hydrology

Water bearing materials, aquifer types & Hydraulic properties of aquifers surface water-ground water ecotone or self purification zone in aquatic ecosystem;

Laws of groundwater movement & well hydraulics;

Use of tracer techniques in groundwater hydrology;

Groundwater flow in ditches & galleries tapping different types of aquifers;

Analysis of Test pumping data for various conditions & deviations;

Evaluation of well loss parameters;

Well drilling, development & design;

Methods of artificial groundwater recharge;

Groundwater Management by conjunctive use;

Groundwater Assessment & Balancing;

Seawater intrusion in coastal aquifers;

Ground water modeling;

Planning for regional groundwater development;

Formulation of rainwater harvesting and incentives/ subsidies offered by state Govt.;

Institutional framework to prevent over exploitation of ground water;

Ground water contamination and remediation techniques