CVEN 339-501
Water Resource Engineering
Spring 2020


Course Description: Quantitative hydrology, precipitation, hydrograph analysis, reservoir and stream routing; groundwater, Darcy equation, well equation, well design; probability concepts in design; water law; dams; reservoirs; spillways; open channel and pipe network hydraulics; pumps; urban stormwater drainage; flood damage mitigation. 

Prerequisites: CVEN 311 / EVEN 311

Textbook: Wurbs, R.A., and W.P. James, Water Resources Engineering, Prentice-Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, ISBN: 0-13-081293-5.

Instructor: Dr. H.C. Chen

Office: 304C DLEB

Phone: (979) 847-9468


Office Hours: TR 2:00 - 3:30 pm or other times by appointment




Midterm Examination I

Midterm Examination II
Final Examination (5/4/2020, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, HEB 110)  

Lecture Notes

Chapter 1
Chapter 2A
Chapter 2B

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10


Homework Assignments

Homework No. 1
Homework No. 2
Homework No. 3
Homework No. 4
Homework No. 5
Homework No. 6