G7401 Methods of Hydrogeology

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
1/2/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Tomáš Kuchovský, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Adam Říčka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Bibiána Pasternáková (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Tomáš Kuchovský, Ph.D.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Martin Ivanov, Dr.
Supplier department: Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Wed 12:00–13:50 G1,01004, Wed 14:00–14:50 G1,01004
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Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The course is devoted mainly to the students of geology (master program). The main goal is the overview of hygrogeological survey methods and measurement techniques, methods of measurement and interpreting of datas
Learning outcomes
Student will be able to: - process and analyze hydrogeological data;
- interpret outputs of hydrogeological methods;
- apply hydrogeological methods to a practical problem;
- analyze selected scientific knowledge in hydrogeology;
- propose and explain a suitable research method for hydrogeological purposes.
  • History of hydrogeological measurement techniques
  • properties of equipment for hydrogeological measurement; terminology; errors; inspection of equipment; measurement methodics; documentation and interpretation of datas
  • equipment for ground water table measurement; equipment for discharge measuring, temperature; pH metres, conductometres, oximetres
  • equipment for NAPL's detection and measrurement of NAPL's layer thicknesses
  • equipment for soil gas characterization
  • equipment for the determination of the water balance equation members
  • heat transport
  • techniques for ground water, soil gas and solid sampling
  • assessment of natural attenuation processes
  • Pelikán, Vladimír: Hydrogeologická měření. Praha: SNTL, 1988. 216 s.
  • MELIORIS, Ladislav, Igor MUCHA and Pavel POSPÍŠIL. Podzemná voda - metódy výskumu a prieskumu. 1. vyd. Bratislava: ALFA - vydavatel'stvo technickej a ekonomickej literatúry, 1988. 429 s. info
  • PELIKÁN, Vladimír and Vojtěch DOLEŽAL. Metodická pomůcka pro měření hladin, průtoků, teplot a tlouštěk vrstev ropných látek v geologii. Brno: Výzkumný ústav geologického inženýrství, 1984. 241 s. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, exercises with solving of real problems.
Assessment methods
Final written test, projects from exercises.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.
Information on the per-term frequency of the course: Bude otevřen v podzimním semestru 2019/2020.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2015, autumn 2017.
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