Design of Canals

The book presents firsthand material from the authors on design of hydraulic canals. The book discusses elements of design based on principles of hydraulic flow through canals. It covers optimization of design based on usage requirements and economic constraints. The book includes explicit design eq...

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Main Authors: Swamee, P.K., Chahar, B.R. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New Delhi Springer India 2015, 2015
Series:Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The book presents firsthand material from the authors on design of hydraulic canals. The book discusses elements of design based on principles of hydraulic flow through canals. It covers optimization of design based on usage requirements and economic constraints. The book includes explicit design equations and design procedures along with design examples for varied cases. With its comprehensive coverage of the principles of hydraulic canal design, this book will prove useful to students, researchers, and practicing engineers. End-of-chapter pedagogical elements make it ideal for use in graduate courses on hydraulic structures offered by most civil engineering departments across the world
Physical Description:XI, 183 p. 43 illus., 4 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9788132223221