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Presenter: Gregory H. Nail, PhD, PE

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

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  1. Introduction to HEC-RAS Modeling Seminar

    Click the links below to view information about each part in this series or to register for a specific one.

Agenda:

Building HEC-RAS Models With and Without GIS
Friday, May 8, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT

   Demonstration 1 – Building a HEC-RAS Model without GIS

      HEC-RAS User Interface

      Building a Hydraulic Model without Geo-Referenced Data

      Steady Flow Computational Simulation

      Viewing of Results

      Trapezoidal Channel Example


   Demonstration 2 - GIS Basics

      Introduction and Overview

      Geographic versus Projected Coordinate Systems

      Raster versus Vector Files

      ArcMap versus ArcCatalog

      ArcMap Interface Basics

      Digital Elevation Model

      Other Files


   Demonstration 3 – Building a HEC-RAS Model with GIS

      RASMapper Interface and the Projection File

      Digital Elevation Models and Geometry Creation

      Building a Hydraulic Model with Geo-Referenced Data

      Steady Flow Computational Simulation

      Display and Interpretation of Results




Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.


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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

Landscape Architects - LA/CES
     1.5 HSW CE Hours 
     1.5 HSW PDHs

Engineers
     1.5 PDHs

Floodplain Managers
     1.5 ASFPM CECs


Continuing Education Credit Information

See each course listing for the type and amount of each continuing education credit available. Individual courses for engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ or land surveyor courses in FL, KS, NJ, TN and TX, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities

American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)

International Code Council (No. 1232)

Landscape Architect Continuing Education System

American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)

Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130), and North Dakota.

Course-by-Course Providers: Association of State Floodplain Managers

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). NY landscape architects: §79-1.5(i)(2)

Speakers:

Gregory H. Nail, PhD, PE

Associate Professor, University of Tennessee at Martin

Dr. Nail is an associate professor in the Engineering Department at the University of Tennessee at Martin where he teaches a variety of courses including fluid mechanics, hydraulics and hydrology, and hydraulic and hydrologic modeling. He holds a professional engineer’s license based on having passed both the Civil and Mechanical discipline-specific exams. Prior to coming to UT-Martin in 2002 he worked as a research hydraulic engineer for the United States Army Corp of Engineers for 11 years. He is a former member of the Executive Committee of the Tennessee American Water Resources Association, and he has lectured on various HEC-RAS modeling topics at the Annual Tennessee Water Resources Symposium and at other venues. Dr. Nail earned his B.M.E. degree from Auburn University and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Texas A&M University.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $75.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $75.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.