Expected Study Load : 12 hours.

The main goal of this sub-unit is to introduce the Storm Water Management Model (SWMM5).

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this unit, the participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the use and capabilities of SWMM5 
  • Download and install SWMM5
  • Explore SWMM5 user interface
  • Discuss the data requirements, simulation options and input/output file management
  • Develop ability to build urban drainage network model for stromwater management analysis and design
  • Troubleshoot common modelling problems as well as diagnoses and address common simulation warnings and errors
  • Perform simulation and display and interpret simulation results and assess hydraulic performance

Things to Do:

  • Watch the audio-lecture entitled "Introduction to SWMM5”.
  • Study the PPT slides entitled “Introduction to SWMM5”.
  • Watch the audio-lecture entitled "SWMM5 Install”.
  • Watch the audio-lecture entitled "SWMM5 Simple Model”.
  • Watch the audio-lecture entitled "SWMM5 Quick start”.

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