1.72 Groundwater Hydrology

1.72 Groundwater Hydrology (Fall 2005, MIT OCW). Instructor: Professor Charles Harvey. This course covers fundamentals of subsurface flow and transport, emphasizing the role of groundwater in the hydrologic cycle, the relation of groundwater flow to geologic structure, and the management of contaminated groundwater. The class includes laboratory and computer demonstrations. This course features videos from the Cape Cod Field Trip. (from

01. Cape Cod Trip: Water Sampling and Pumping
02. Cape Cod Trip: Diffusion Sampling
03. Cape Cod Trip: Large-scale Aquifer Sampling
04. Cape Cod Trip: Ashumit Pond Introduction
05. Cape Cod Trip: Groundwater Discharge - Iron and Manganese Presence
06. Cape Cod Trip: Sampling and Monitoring Devices
07. Cape Cod Trip: Seepage Meter 1
08. Cape Cod Trip: Sampling and Monitoring Devices
09. Cape Cod Trip: Seepage Meter 2
10. Cape Cod Trip: Cranberry Bog
11. Bangladesh Study: Manual Well Drilling
12. Solute Transport: Adsorption, Graphing Over Time
13. Solute Transport: Active Mass Transfer
14. Solute Transport: Advection with Dispersion
15. Solute Transport: Diffusive Mass Transfer

Groundwater Hydrology (Fall 2005)
Instructor: Professor Charles Harvey. Lecture Notes. Assignments. Cape Cod Field Trip. Bangladesh Case Study. Solute Transport.