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The University of Mumbai Semester 7 (BE Fourth Year) Applied Hydrology and Flood Control syllabus for the academic year 2022-2023 is based on the Board's guidelines. Students should read the Semester 7 (BE Fourth Year) Applied Hydrology and Flood Control Syllabus to learn about the subject's subjects and subtopics.

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## University of Mumbai Semester 7 (BE Fourth Year) Applied Hydrology and Flood Control Revised Syllabus

University of Mumbai Semester 7 (BE Fourth Year) Applied Hydrology and Flood Control and their Unit wise marks distribution

### University of Mumbai Semester 7 (BE Fourth Year) Applied Hydrology and Flood Control Course Structure 2022-2023 With Marking Scheme

# | Unit/Topic | Weightage |
---|---|---|

100 | Introduction | |

200 | Precipitation | |

300 | Abstractions from Precipitation | |

400 | Stream Flow Measurement | |

500 | Runoff | |

600 | Hydrograph Analysis | |

700 | Floods | |

800 | Flood Routing | |

900 | Ground Water Hydrology | |

Total | - |

## Syllabus

- Hydrological cycle,
- scope of hydrology,
- water budget equation, sources of data.

- Measurement of precipitation, network of rain gauges and their adequacy in a catchment,
- methods of computing average rainfall,
- hyetograph and mass curve of rainfall,
- adjustment of missing data,
- station year method and double mass curve analysis,
- Depth-Area - Duration relationship,
- Intensity-Duration -Frequency relationship,
- Probable Maximum Precipitation.

- Evaporation and transpiration,
- evapotranspiration,
- interception,
- depression storage,
- infiltration and infiltration indices,
- determination of water losses

- Measurement stream-flow by direct and indirect methods,
- measurement of stage and velocity,
- area-velocity method, stage-discharge relationships,
- current meter method, pitot tube method,
- slope-area method,
- rating curve method, dilution technique,
- electro-magnetic method, ultrasonic method

- Catchment, watershed and drainage basins,
- Factors affecting runoff,
- rainfall-runoff relationship,
- runoff estimation, droughts

- Characteristics,
- base flow separation,
- unit hydrograph, S-hydrograph,
- complex hydrograph,
- synthetic hydrograph,
- dimensionless unit hydrograph,
- Instantaneous unit hydrograph.

- Estimation, envelope curves,
- flood frequency studies,
- probability and stochastic methods,
- estimation of design flood,
- flood control methods, Limitations,
- risk-reliability and safety factor.

- Reservoir routing, channel routing

- Yield , transmissibility, Darcy’s law, Dupuit’s theory of unconfined flow, steady flow towards fully penetrating wells (confined and unconfined).Unsteady flow towards wells: Jacob’s curve and other methods, use of well Function, pumping tests for aquifer characteristics, methods of recharge