Course Description

This course provides the need for water treatment, the importance of providing safe water for the public and the theory and operation of conventional and advanced water treatment processes. It introduces advanced information on the theory and operation of conventional water treatment plant processes. In addition, more advanced processes including advanced oxidation for removal disinfection by-products precursors/ natural organic matter and resistant organisms like cryptosporidium; chemical precipitation/softening; demineralization/ desalination; handling and disposal of process wastes are presented.


The aim of this course is to provide an overview of both the theoretical and practical aspects of conventional and advanced water technology for surface water treatment.
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CIV 7116 Advanced Water Treatment DOC PDF PS
CIV7116 Advanced Water Treatment