Prerequisites: None
Introduction to flow hydraulics and network analysis; Basic principles of pipe flow; Fittings and valves; Pipe network analysis, pipe network geometry, branched and looped networks; MultiInput source water network analysis; Cost considerations, Life cycle costing, Relative cost factor General principles of network synthesis, constraints, parameters for network sizing, reliability considerations; Water transmission lines, gravity mains, pumping mains; Water distribution mains; Singleinput source branched systems; Singleinput source looped systems; Multiinput source branched systems; Multiinput source looped systems; Decomposition of a large multiinput, looped network; Optimal water supply zone size.
Books:
 Swamee, P. K., and Sharma, A. K.,Design of Water Supply Pipe Networks, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New Jersey, 2008.
 Bhave, P. R., Analysis of Flow in Water Distribution Networks, Technomic Publishing; Lancaster, 1991.
 Surhone, L. M., Tennoe, M. T., Henssonow, S. F.,Pipe Network Analysis, VDM Publishing, Germany, 2010.
 Jeppson, R. W., Analysis of flow in pipe networks, Ann Arbor Science Publishers, Inc., Ann Arbor, 1976.
 Mays, L. W., Water Distribution Systems Handbook, McGrawHill Education, New York, 1999.
