HEC-RAS: Agenda

May 5, 2020

7:30 am – 8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 9:45 am Introduction and Setup

  • Lecture 1 - Background and History of Hydraulic Modeling (Amanda)
  • Lecture 2 - Water Surface Profile Calculations with HEC-RAS (Art)

10:00 am – 10:15 am Break

10:15 am – 12:00 pm

  • Lecture 3 - Steady Flow Data Requirements and Resistance to Flow (Art)
  • Lecture 4 - Cross-Section Layout (Amanda)
  • Workshop 1 - Cross-Section Layout (Amanda/Art)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:00 pm – 2:45 pm

  • Lecture 5 - Geometric Data Requirements for Water Surface Profile Calculations (Art)
  • Lecture 6 - HEC-RAS Basics (Amanda)
  • Workshop 2 - Navigating HEC-RAS (Amanda/Art)

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Workshop 3 - Boothe Park Streamgage (Amanda/Art)
  • Lecture 7 - Viewing Results and RAS Mapper (Amanda)

 

May 6, 2020

7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 10:00 am

  • Lecture 8 - Hydraulics of Bridges and Culverts (Art)
  • Lecture 9 - Selecting a Bridge Modeling Approach (Art)

10:00 am – 10:15 am Break

10:15 am – 12:00 pm

  • Workshop 4 - Bridge Computations (Art/Amanda)
  • Lecture 10 - Checklist for Basic Model Construction (Art/Amanda)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:00 pm – 2:45 pm

  • Workshop 5 - Model Review
  • Lecture 11 - Discharges and HEC-HMS (Amanda)

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Lecture 12 - Reservoir Analysis in HEC-RAS and HEC-HMS (Amanda)
  • Workshop 6 - Reservoir Analysis for Overtopping (Amanda/Art)

 

May 7, 2020

7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:00 am – 10:00 am

  • Lecture 13 - Unsteady Flow Modeling with HEC-RAS (Art)
  • Workshop 7 - Modeling Unsteady Flows

10:00 am – 10:15 am Break

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

  • Lecture 14 - Dam Failures (Amanda)
  • Lecture 15 - Developing Breach Parameters (Art)
  • Workshop 8 - Performing a Dam Break Analysis with HEC-RAS (Art/Amanda)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

  • Workshop 8 - (Cont.) Performing a Dam Break Analysis with HEC-RAS

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm Break

2:45 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Lecture 16 - Modeling and Mapping Dam Failures (Amanda)
  • Lecture 17 - Other Features of HEC-RAS (Amanda)

Q&A and Wrap-up

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