Water Resources Management Engineering University of Tsukuba
This lecture aims to provide a fundamental understandings of water resources by giving introductory hydraulics and hydrology, natures of river flow, water use in various sectors with a special focus on irrigation, water resources development and management, hydrologic statistics, as well as institutional system for water.
Basic knowledge of irrigation systems for paddy rice fields can be learned. The methods for calculating water requirement for paddy fields, designing canal systems, realizing fair and effective water distribution and so on will be lectured.
Subject-specific Competenece 1. Systematic expertise
Students are requested to have elementary knowledge on analysis.
Grading grades on report assignments.
Guidance, Outline of agficulture and water resources in Japan
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