Acquire additional knowledge in the field of urban and industrial wastewater treatment(removal of carbon and nutrients as well as bacteriological pollution). Focused is concerned both with wastewater and sludge.
António Pedro Macedo Coimbra Mano
Weekly - 4
Total - 70
Notes provided by teachers
METCALF & EDDY, INC. -Wastewater engineering : treatment and reuse / revised by George Tchobanoglous, Franklin Burton, H. David Stensel , 4th ed,: McGraw-Hill, cop. 2003
Syllabus will be organized in theoretical and practical sessions, where academic problems will be solved in order to consolidate theoreticalaspects
Two tests (80% of the final grade)
Average grade should be higher than 9.5 out of 20, otherwise students should take the exam.
Exam grade should than 9.5 out of 20.
Two mandatory homework (20% of the final grade).
1 - Nutrient removal (biological removal of nitrogen and phosphorus, phosphorus removal by chemical precipitation); 2 - Biofiltration; 3 - Disinfection; 4 - Membrane bioeactors ; 5 - Mass balances; 6 - Sludge treatment (thickening, biological andchemical stabilization, mechanical dewatering); 7 - Wetlands; 8 - Industrial effluents