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Modelling of Pipe Networks

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Instructor:

Stephan Köster, Michael Plath

Course Format:

1 Hour Exercise

Period:

Winter Semester

Language:

German

Recommended Previous Knowledge:

Fundamentals of water supply and sanitation; Fundamentals of hydraulics

Contents:

Contents:
- Piping systems
- Hydraulics
- Modelling of distributionsystems
- Supply zones
- Materials and fittings

Learning Outcomes:

After successful completion of this module, students should be able
- To describe the substantial components of a water distribution system and to describe the individual tasks.
- To apply the hydraulic basis to water supply nets and perform simple net computations.
- To describe optimization potentials for a water distribution system using network modelling.

Reading Resources:

Grombach, P., et al.: Handbuch der Wasserversorgungstechnik, Oldenbourg-Verlag, München, 2000
Merkl, G.: Technik der Wasserversorgung, Oldenbourg-Verlag, München, 2008

Performance Record:

Written exam

Workload:

120 hours total

Further Information:

https://e-learning.tu-harburg.de/studip/

Contact:

wichmann@tuhh.de

Credit points of this module can be found in the course plan for the corresponding course of study.

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