RIVER BASIN MANAGEMENT (UNIT 2)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The aim of the course is to complement the basic hydrologic concepts (acquired in the Hydrology course) and to develop the main topics concerning basin management plans, mainly with reference to flood defence. To complete also the knowledge of flood control measures in mountain streams and in plain rivers.
Course contents summary
Hydrology complements. Dam and land protection regulations. River floodways. Torrent settlement. Mild slope rivers settlement and floods control.
Maione U.: “Le piene fluviali”, La Goliardica Pavese, 1995.
Moisello U.: “Idrologia Tecnica”, La Goliardica Pavese, 1998.
Da Deppo L., Datei C. e Salandin P., “Sistemazione dei corsi d’acqua”, Libreria Cortina, Padova, 2004.
Slides projection, training in informatic lab
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination on the arguments developed in the lectures and in the
laboratory activities and development of a written report on a specific project.
The course is mandatory for laurea magistrale in Ingegneria per l’Ambiente e il Territorio and it is optionally for laurea magistrale in Ingegneria Civile.