Prof. Yang Lei Delivers lectures to Students at Kathmandu University
Prof. Yang Lei visited Department of Civil and Geomatics Engineering, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel from the KU-World Bank Project from February 12 – 18 2018. Prof. Lei is associated with the Department of Water Resource and Hydropower at the Wuhan University since July 1996.
On 13th and 14th February, 2018, he gave Lectures to the Civil Engineering Undergraduate Students. He talked about the development of hydraulic engineering construction in China. He gave concepts on hydraulic engineering and construction engineering. He explained about the development of flow control in China and the process of development of different types of dam in China.
He also highlighted the excavation methods in tunnel and the importance of ventilation in tunnel works. In addition to this, he also explained development of construction management and planning of hydropower in China.
On February 18, 2018 Prof. Lei delivered a lecture to ME Structural Engineering students. He talked about the basics of fluid mechanics and Computer Aided Design and Computational Fluid Dynamics. He highlighted a number of issues encountered during the design of Hydropower Project.
Furthermore, Professor Lei had interaction with faculties of Water Resources in the Department. Acting Head of Department, Dr. Prachand Man Pradhan welcomed Professor Lei and provided necessary assistance on behalf of the Department.