|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Basic concepts of modelling flow and transport in groundwater systems; transport of contaminants with diffusion dispersion adsorption and reaction; multiple species reactive transport; overview of numerical models for simulation and prediction of flow and transport; well hydraulics equations; parameter estimation and pump tests; calibration and validation of prediction models; modelling complex contaminated aquifer sites; surface and groundwater interaction; sustainable use of groundwater; saltwater intrusion in coastal aquifers; optimal management modelling concepts; linked simulation-optimization models and use of meta models; inverse modelling for parameter estimation and unknown contaminant source characterization; monitoring network design for contamination detection and compliance monitoring; special topics e.g., fractures and faults.
|Prerequisites:||CS2002 OR ADMITTANCE INTO MASTERS OF ENGINEERING (PROF)|
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Coord/Lect:||Dr Bithin Datta.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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