CIV549H1: Groundwater Flow and Contamination

Fixed Credit Value: 
0.50
Hours: 
38.4L/12.8T

Mechanics of saturated and unsaturated fluid flow in porous media. Confined and unconfined flow. Flow to wells. Analytical and numerical solutions of groundwater flow equations. Non-reactive and reactive contaminant transport on groundwater systems. Analytical and numerical solutions of contaminant transport equations. Flow and solute transport in fractured porous media. Assessment of environmental impacts of waste disposal operations. Remediation of contaminated groundwater.

Prerequisite: 

CME270H1, CIV250H1 or equivalent