CIV ENG 101: Fluid Mechanics of Rivers, Streams, and Wetlands
Analysis of steady and unsteady open-channel flow and application to rivers and streams. Examination of mixing and transport in rivers and streams. Effects of channel complexity. Floodplain dynamics and flow routing. Interaction of vegetation and fluid flows. Freshwater and tidal marshes. Sediment transport in rivers, streams, and wetlands. Implications for freshwater ecosystem function.
Course Title: CIV ENG 101: Fluid Mechanics of Rivers, Streams, and Wetlands
Course Units: 3