Course detail

Wastewater Treatment

FAST-DP61Acad. year: 2018/2019

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.

Department

Institute of Municipal Water Management (VHO)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.

Prerequisites

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

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning 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.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

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

Aims

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

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-K-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-P-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-K-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-P-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch VHS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

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