Hydrology Lab

The water tunnel in the Hydrology Lab has a capacity of 17,945 gallons and operates at 0.15 m/s (0.49 fps) to 1.50 m/s (4.92 fps). It is the second largest water tunnel in the state of Maryland.

Additional lab features include:

  • A water environment that is a closed‐system circulating channel with laser measurement and motion capture cameras.
  • An 80 cm by 130 cm Flow Visualization Test Section.