Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103045702007Design and Operation of Storage ReservoirsElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
the course aims to describe the methods in determining the capacity of the storage reservoir.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Cahit Yerdelen
Learning Outcomes
1to learn how to apply bachelor knowledge of hydraulics
2dam planning
3design of dams with experimental and mathematical methods
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Basic Concepts, Container Design with Empirical Methods, Stochastic Reservoir Theory, Design of Multi-Chamber System. Standard Operating Concept. Dynamic Programming.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction, Basic Concepts
2Classification and physical properties
3 Performance
4he design of reservoir
5reservoir design with empirical methods
6reservoir design with empirical methods
7Stochastic reservoir theory
8Midterm Exam
9 The design of the multi-chamber system
10 simulation of reservoir design
11General operating concepts
12Linear programming of the reservoir operation
13Dynamic programming of the reservoir operation
14Dynamic programming of the reservoir operation
15final
Recommended or Required Reading
- Mays L. W., Tung Y.- K., Hydrosystems Engineering and Management, Mc Graw-Hill, 1991. - Bayazıt M., Biriktirme Haznelerinin Tasarımı ve İşletilmesi, İ.T.Ü., 1997. - Ağıralioğlu, N., 'Barajların Tasarımı ciltI-II- III’, Su vakfı yayınları,İstanbul, 2005.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14684
Individual Study for Homework Problems21020
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination14545
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)225
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO151422111111212
LO233543423113113
LO334344231113212
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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