Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

International Engineering 2007

Winter 2007 - What We Did

Seventeen students divided up into groups and collaborated with students and professors from the University of Zacatecas (UAZ) and the Western Technical Institute of Higher Studies (ITESO) in Guadalajara on the following projects this year:

  • Hydrologic modeling of the urbanizing areas of the West Zone of Zacatecas
  • Hydrologic analysis of two basins between the Cities of Zacatecas and Guadalupe
  • Runoff analysis of the effects of civil works in the micro-basin of Trancoso
  • A water quality model for the reservoir behind the newly constructed El Cajón Dam on the Santiago River
  • Hydrologic model of contributing areas to the El Cajón Dam
  • A runoff model of the Río Blanco watershed and determination of the water quality