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Fundamentals of Hydraulics

Course Outline


· History of Hydraulics

· Definitions and Terminology

· Basic Equations

· Open Channel Flows

· Structures

· Waves and Tsunamis

· Flow Measurement

· Reading List

Author and Narrator   -    Frank D. Boothe Jr P.E.    ( Dan )


BSCE Ohio University 1970 – Ohio Licensed Professional Engineer #38871 Since July 1974 – Class III Ohio Waste Water Operators License – Past President Columbus Consulting Engineers Association – Former Member Ohio Consulting Engineers Association – Life Member American Water Works Association (AWWA) – Past Member Water Pollution Control Federation (WPCF) – Private Practice As Consulting Engineer 22 Years Designing Water And Wastewater Treatment Plants – Director Of Environmental Engineering (Originally Referred To As Sanitary Engineering) Department At Central Ohio Consulting Engineering Firm For 6 Years – President Of Ohio Contracting Company Specializing In Construction Of  Water And Waste Water Treatment Plants, Pump Stations, And Foundations For Elevated Water Storage Tanks For 15 Years –  Retired February 2010- Authored “Pumps Basic Application” Course 2012


Coauthor/Educational Editor  -  Mary Sue Boothe MA


Sue is a retired teacher of 35+ years with a Masters degree plus 40 hours from the Ohio State University with her undergraduate degree from Ohio University in 1969, Athens, Ohio.  She is certified in training programs for other teachers, and conducts continuing education requirements training for teachers.

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