Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103106052014Advanced Treatment TechniquesElective118
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Providing theoretical and practical aspects of biological advanced treatment techniques.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Nuri Azbar
Learning Outcomes
1To inform about the bioreactor design and usage in advanced treatment techniques
2Rehabilitation of industrail waste
3to understand the concept of advanced treatment
4Basic princeiples of membrane process and their applications in bioremediation area
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Given in weekly course content
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to advanced treatment technologies
2Bioreactor configurations and working principles in advanced treatment technologies
3Bioreactor configurations and working principles in advanced treatment technologies
4Basic principles of Nitrification process and bioreactor design
5Basic principles of Nitrification process and bioreactor design
6Desing Example
7Mid-term Exam
8Biological phosphorus removal methods
9Bioreactor design in biological phosphorus removal
10Nitrogen and phosphorus removal by physico-chemical methods
11Nitrogen and phosphorus removal by physico-chemical methods
12Membrane bioreactors
13Other membrane procesess used in advanced treatment technologies
14Removal of refractory and toxic organic matters
15Removal of disolved organic matter
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
- Wastewater Engineering: Treatment, Disposal, Reuse, Metcalf&Eddy Inc., 3rd Edition, (Revised by George Tchobanoglous, Franklin L. Burton),1991. - Biological Process Design for Wastewater, Prentice-Hall Inc., (Larry D. Benefield, Clifford W. Randall) 1980. - Recent scientific papers
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Problem Solving51680
Project Design/Management15656
Self Study520100
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)240
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