CIVENG 4V04 - Biological Aspects of Wastewater Treatment

4 unit(s)

Microbial kinetics and cell yield in biological wastewater treatment; conventional activated sludge systems; models of activated sludge systems; aeration systems; sedimentation; membrane bioreactors; biological nutrient removal; sequential batch reactors; biosolids treatment, including sludge thickening, anaerobic digestion and dewatering; attached growth reactors, including trickling filters, rotation disk contactors and fluidized bed reactors.
Three lectures, one tutorial or one lab; second term
Prerequisite(s): CIVENG 3L03  or CHEMENG 2D04  or permission of the instructor
Antirequisite(s): ENGINEER 4U03

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