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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CIE 558 - Coastal Engineering


An introductory course on the principles of coastal engineering problems in lakes, river mouths, inlets, estuaries and other coastal area.  Topics include linear water wave theory; wave generation and forecasting, wave shoaling, refraction and diffraction; wave loading on structures; design wave calculation; stability and design of coastal structure; sediment transport; coastal hazards and environments.

Prerequisites & Notes
CIE 350/MEE 360 and MAT 258/MAT259 or permission of instructor. 

Credits: 3