Course Details

Wastewater Treatment

DP61 course is part of 4 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program nD > VHS compulsory-elective Summer Semester 1st year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDK > VHS compulsory-elective Summer Semester 1st year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program nDA > VHS compulsory-elective Summer Semester 1st year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDKA > VHS compulsory-elective Summer Semester 1st year 8 credits

Subject focus on advanced wastewater treatment technology with regards to nutrient removal, activated sludge bulking, removal of heavily degraded substances, anaerobic wastewater treatment and studge desinfection.

Course Guarantor

prof. Ing. Petr Hlavínek, CSc., MBA

Institute

Institute of Municipal Water Management

Prerequisites

Chemistry and water technology, treatment of municipal and industrial wastewater.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Objective

Advanced wastewater treatment, nutrient removal, activated sludge bulking, anaerobic wastewater treatment, sludge desinfection.

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Lecture

3 hours/week, 13 weeks, elective

Syllabus of lectures

1.Advanced Wastewater Treatment - Introduction
2.Removal of Nitrogen by Nitrification abńd Denitrification.
3.Biological Phosphorus Removal.
4.Bulking of Activated sludge.
5.Removal of Toxic and Heavily Degraded Substances.
6.Design of Anaerobic Processes for Wastewater Treatment
7.Anaerobic-Aerobic Wastewater Treatment.
8.Desinfection of Wastewater and Sludge.
9.Wastewater Reuse and Recycling.
10.Economy of Wastewater Treatment.
11.Control and Diagnosis of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation.
12.Mathematical Models for Biological Treatment Processes.
13.Automation and Control of Wastewater Treatment Plants