CEE 598 GW - Globalization of Water

Fall 2020

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Globalization of WaterCEE598GW45663S141500 - 1620 M W  3310 Newmark Civil Engineering Bldg Megan Konar

Official Description

Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in civil and environmental engineering intended to augment the existing curriculum. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary.

Section Description

CEE 450 or consent of instructor. Educate students on social aspects of hydrology, with a particular focus on the water footprint concept. The globalized food system has enormous implications for water resources, which will be explored in the course, drawing from hydrology, engineering, economics, econometrics, and complex systems analysis.