Courses - Civil Engineering Degree

Coastal Engineering (IngenierĂ­a MarĂ­tima y Costera)
Syllabus:
  1. Introduction to coastal engineering
  2. Linear waves
  3. Wave generation, transformation and breaking
  4. Wave climate
  5. Nearshore hydrodynamics
  6. Coastal estructures: principles and regulations
  7. Rubble mound breakwaters
  8. Vertical breakwaters
  9. Coastal sediment transport
  10. Coastal morphology
  11. One-dimensional modeling of the coastline
  12. Shore protection

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Courses - Master Programme in Environmental Hydraulics

Littoral processes (Procesos litorales)
Syllabus:
  1. Introduction. Sea level variability
  2. Energy balance in the nearshore region
  3. Nearshore circulation
  4. Infragravity waves
  5. Beach profiles and cross-shore sediment transport
  6. Longshore sediment transport
  7. Coastal morphology
  8. Beach morphodynamics I: shoreface and surfzone
  9. Beach morphodynamics II: beachface
  10. Beach morphodynamics III: wave-dominated beaches
  11. Shoreline modeling

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