Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for
participation in the module
The module adds to the knowledge obtained in Hydrodynamics and Time
Series Analysis, Measurement Technology and Data Acquisition,
Advanced Hydrodynamic Modelling (CFD) and Visualization.
Content, progress and pedagogy of the
Students who complete the module:
- Shall have knowledge on how numerical methods and experiments
methods complement each other and how to use experimental data to
improve numerical models.
- Shall have knowledge on how uncertainties are associated to
each method and how they can be analyzed.
- Be able to measure, model, analyze and visualize fluid dynamics
and transport of substances in soluble or particle form.
- Understand key methods for measuring water and turbulent
- Calculate currents and turbulent transport with commercial
- Develop independent numerical models.
- Plan and carry out the measurement program for field and
- Analyze errors and uncertainties in the measurement and
modelling in natural or environmental engineering
- Be able to combine experimental data and numerical methods to
develop better models within the area of water and
- To structure and produce technical documentation of complex
problems, methods and results.
- Present and communicate results in a web-based media.
- Must be able to contribute successfully to teamwork within the
problem area and make a common presentation of the result of the
Type of instruction
Project work with supervision supplemented with instructions,
workshops, presentation seminars, lab tests, etc.
Extent and expected workload
Since it is a 15 ECTS project module, the workload is expected
to be 450 hours for the student.
|Name of exam||Numerical Modelling and Experimental Methods|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a project
Individual oral exam based on presentation seminar and project
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination
Policies and Procedures|