Learning outcomes of the course unit
Design of hydraulic plants, of pressure and open channel pipelines, both in steady and transient state. Choice of turbomachineyr and their layout. Design of open channel and pressure irrigation plants.
Knowledge required of relevant topics on Hydraulics, Structure Mechanics, Geotechnics
Course contents summary
Hydroelectric plants , turbines , irrigation plants .
G.Evangelisti: "Impianti Idroelettrici", Vol.II, Patron Ed.
C.Penche: "Guida all'idroelettrico minore", ESHA European Small Hydropower Association
Classnotes on Metodi e Impianti Irrigui
Frontal lectures with audiovisual tools. Development of individual numerical projects by each student.
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral or written examination (at student's choice) on topics dealt with in the Course, highlighting practical applications of theoretical principles. Verification of numerical projects (to be presented before the examination).