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AE 628 FLOW THROUGH POROUS MEDIA                                                                               (2L+IP) III

Objective
To acquaint and equip with the hydraulics and process of water flow in the water bearing formation under saturated as well as unsaturated conditions

Theory

UNIT I
Physical and chemical properties for the medium and the fluid.

UNIT II
Theories of saturated flows; confined and unconfined flow phenomena and analysis; steady and unsteady flow phenomena and analysis.

UNIT III
Classical capillary models; parallel, serial and branching types of models; Hogen, Poissenlls, Iberal and Gibb’s theories: Venzol’s model: diffusion theory; Philip’s equation and Muskat models.

Practicals
Experiments on concepts mentioned in theory.

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