This two-credit (2 ECTs) course include the following topic:
- Classification of estuaries
- Dynamic of tides in estuaries
- Salinity dispersion in estuaries
- Analytical modelling of salinity intrusion (Savenije's formula)
- Numerical modelling of 1-D salinity intrusion in a river mouth network
The HEC-RAS software package is used for simulating the dynamics of saltwater intrusion.