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Modeling Ground-Water Flow with MODFLOW

Course code: USGS-OED-GW2096
Course title: Modeling Ground-Water Flow with MODFLOW
Description: This 5-day course presents an introduction to groundwater flow simulation using MODFLOW-2005, the latest version of the USGS modular three-dimensional finite-difference ground-water flow model. In addition to discussing the features & mechanics of using MODFLOW-2005, this course provides a review of the basic concepts of ground-water flow & emphasizes the process of simulation analysis. A series of problem sets are presented that are designed to illustrate concepts such as the development of conceptual models & strategies for model calibration. Students work in groups of two. Laptops will be provided during the class.
Objectives:
To receive the basic concepts of ground-water flow.
Target Audience:
This course is open to all USGS employees who meet these requirements: completed Course GW2192, Ground-Water Flow Systems Analysis & Modeling or equivalent university courses is recommended but not required. Also, having a familiarity with the Microsoft Windows computer operating system will be helpful, but is also not required.
Delivery method: ILT
Instructional hours: 40
Credits/CEUs: 0
Vendor: USGS Water
Contact:David Pollock 703-648-5007
Requires Approval:Yes
Responsible Bureau:U.S. Geological Survey

Class Name Class Start Class End Location Contact # Seats Left Cost Registration
USGS-2014-0602-Reston, VA (8AM ET) 2014-06-02 2014-06-06 Reston, VA
National Center, RM BA102C
Nancy Smith
(303-445-4668)
14 $0.00 Register


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