CE 394K.3 GIS in Water Resources

Fall Semester 2009

University of Texas at Austin

Instructors: David R. Maidment, David G. Tarboton and Ayse Irmak



Course Videos are viewable on the website at http://www.utwired.engr.utexas.edu/maidment09  


Course Syllabus: GISWaterSyllabus2009.doc GISWaterSyllabus2009.htm


Course Schedule: GISWRSchedule2009.doc GISWaterSchedule2009.htm


Term Paper Library: http://www.ce.utexas.edu/prof/maidment/giswr2009/docs/termpaperlibrary.htm


Term Project Proposals: TermProjList.htm


Term Project Instructions: TPInstructions.doc TPInstructions.htm


Final Exam: GISWRfinal2009.docx Data: Final.zip


Session 1: Thurs 27 Sept Lecture 1: Introduction to GIS in Water Resources Slides Lecture12009.ppt


Session 2: Tues 1 Sept Lecture 2: Introduction to ArcGIS Slides: Lecture22009.ppt Readings: http://www.esri.com/library/brochures/pdfs/arcgis.pdf http://www.esri.com/library/brochures/pdfs/spatialanalystbro.pdf


Session 3: Thurs 3 Sept Exercise 1: Introduction to ArcGIS Ex12009.doc Ex12009.mht Ex12009Data.zip Ex1Solution.pdf Ex1SolnBishop.pdf


Session 4: Tues 8 Sept Data Sources for GIS in Water Resources DataSources2009.doc DataSources2009.htm DataSources2009.ppt


Session 5: Thurs 10 Sept Exercise 2: Building a Base Map of the San Marcos Basin. Ex22009.doc Ex22009.mht Ex2Data.zip Exercise 2 Addendum Ex2Addendum.doc Ex2Addendum.mht Ex2Solution.pdf


Session 6: Tues 15 Sept Map Projections and Coordinate Systems Slides: MapProj.ppt Homework: Hw1.doc Hw1.mht GPS Exercise: GPS.doc GPS.mht Earth Distance: EarthDistance.doc EarthDistance.mht


Session 7: Thurs 17 Sept Spatial Analysis using Grids Slides: Spatial.ppt Data: RasterCalcExampleData.zip


Session 8: Tues 22 Sept Exercise 3: Spatial Analysis Ex32009.doc Ex32009.mht Data: Ex3.zip


Session 9: Thurs 23 Sept DEMs, Watershed and Stream Network Delineation DEMWatershedDelineation.ppt


Session 10: Tues 29 Sept Exercise 4: Watershed and stream network delineation Ex42009.doc Ex42009.mht Data: Ex4.zip Avoiding Pitfalls AvoidPitfalls.ppt


Session 11: Thurs 1 Oct Hydro Networks HydroNetwork.ppt


Session 12: Tues 6 Oct Space and Time SpaceTime2009.ppt


Session 13: Thurs 8 Oct Exercise 5: Flow Networks and Basin Precipitation Ex52009.doc Ex52009.mht Ex5.zip


Session 14: Tues 13 Oct Review for Midterm Exam Review2009.doc Review2009.htm Review2009.ppt


Session 15: Thurs 15 Oct Arc Hydro for Groundwater ArcHydroGroundwater.ppt


Session 16: Tues 20 Oct Arc Hydro for Groundwater (demos) SubsurfaceAnalyst.ppt


Session 17: Thursday 22 Oct Midterm Exam


Session 18: Tues 27 Oct Remote Sensing RemoteSensing1.ppt


Session 19: Thurs 29 Oct Exercise 6 Estimating Evapotranspiration Ex62009.doc Ex62009.mht Ex6.zip


Session 20: Tues 3 Nov Map Algebra1: Basic functions in ArcGIS (Xingong Li, University of Kansas) Paper1.pdf Paper2.pdf MapAlgebra1.ppt


Session 21: Thurs 5 Nov Map Algebra2: Advanced functions and their application to Nexrad rainfall MapAlgebra2.ppt Stormmovie.avi


Session 22: Tues 10 Nov Services-Oriented Architecture for Water Data SOAWater.ppt


Session 23: Thurs 12 Nov Hydrologic Information Systems CUAHSIHIS2009.ppt HISDemoSteps.doc HISDemoSteps.mht


Session 24: Tues 17 Nov Term Project Presentations Water Quality


Session 25: Thurs 19 Nov Term Project Presentations Water Resources I


Session 26: Tues 24 Nov Term Project Presentations Groundwater and Landscapes


Session 27: Tues 1 Dec Term Project Presentations Water Resources II


Session 28: Thurs 3 Dec Term Project Presentations Water Data Systems