Urbanization- Population growth scenario -Migration – Pollution of surface water resources – Rivers, tanks, channels -Ground water exploitation – Waste water -Characteristics -Pollution problems – Solid waste -Air pollution – CPCB norms.
Planning and organizational aspects -Urban waste resources management – Water in urban ecosystem -Urban water resources planning and organization aspects -Storm water management practices -Types of storage -Magnitude of storage -Storage capacity of urban components – Percolation ponds -Temple tanks -Rainwater harvesting -Urban water supply – Demand estimation -Population forecasting -Source identification -Water conveyance -Storage reservoirs -Fixing storage capacity – Distribution network -Types -Analysis -Computer applications – Conservation techniques -Integrated urban water planning – Smart city project planning – Green Building – LEED certification – Green audit.
Sewage generation -Storm drainage estimation -Industry contribution -Wastewater collection system -Separate and combined system -Hydraulic design of sewer and storm drain -Wastewater treatment -Disposal methods -Concept of decentralization – 3R concepts.
Sources of solid waste -Characteristics -Rate of generation -Segregation at source -Collection of solid waste -Methods of collection -Route analysis -Transfer and transfer stations -Processing and disposal of solid waste.
Environmental economics- Social and physiological aspects of pollution – Successful urban management -Models- Urban management-Case studies from developed nations -Software.
On successful completion of the course, students will be able to