Hydraulics & Irrigation Engineering Lab (CE4531)

Pre-requisite(s)

None

Recommended Book(s)

Open Channel Hydraulics, Sturm, 2nd EditionIrrigataion And Hydraulic Structures Theory Design And Practice Iqbal Ali, Latest Edition

Reference Book(s)

Introduction To Hydraulics And Pneumatics, Ilango, 2nd Edition

Irrigation And Drainage Engineering, Siddiqui, Latest Edition

Course Objectives

1. To enable students to learn fundamentals of hydraulic engineering, particularly related to open channel flow, flow through pipes, dam and river engineering. 2. To enhance the capabilities of students related to irrigation engineering and canal network.

Course Learning Outcomes (CLO)

CLO:1            Learn fundamentals of hydraulics and will apply principles to design simple hydraulic structures.

CLO:2            Learn fundamentals of irrigation engineering and canal network and will apply principles to design irrigation channels.

CLO:3            Be able to use related softwares for design purpose.

Course Contents

To measure the head loss due to friction, sudden enlargement, sudden contraction, and bends etc.

Flow visualization by hydrogen bubble technique.

Determination of coefficients of velocity, discharge, and contraction for an orifice.

Determination of coefficient of discharge for a V and rectangular notch.

Seepage analysis of dam.

Study of outlets.

Computer aided design of irrigation channels.

Mapping of CLOs to Program Learning Outcomes

Mapping of CLOs to Lab Practicals of  Hydraulics and Irrigation Engineering

 

CLOs

Lab Practicals

CLO-1

(Hydraulics and design)

CLO-2

 (Irrigation Engineering and Design)

CLO-3

 (Software Application)

To measure the head loss due to friction, sudden enlargement, sudden contraction, and bends etc.

   

Flow visualization by hydrogen bubble technique.

   

Determination of coefficients of velocity, discharge, and contraction for an orifice.

   

Determination of coefficient of discharge for a V and rectangular notch.

   

Seepage analysis of dam.

   

Study of outlets.

 

 

Computer aided design of irrigation channels

   

Mapping of CLOs to Assessment Modules

CLOs

CLO:1

CLO:2

CLO:3

Assessment Modules

Practice (20-25%)

Midterm Exam (20%)

 

 

Final Exam (40-45%)