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HY-542: Urban Hydrology

Process of urbanization and influence on hydrologic cycle;

Rainfall analysis in Urban environment;

Urban Runoff computations: Empirical, Rational formulae, Time-area and unit hydrograph approaches;

Urban drainage: Kinematic wave theory approach;

Urban water supply : Estimate of demand, sources in surface and ground water, Reservoir capacity estimation;

Introduction to urban watershed softwares Hydrologic Cistern, water conservation and ecological aspects;

Water harvesting