Water Treatment Processes

Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Wintgens
Lecture: 2 hrs
Tutorials: 2 hrs
Course schedule: Please get them from the Course calendar RWTH Online
Lecture notes: Available on Moodle
Semester: Summerterm
Language: English
Exam: Written Exam or Oral Examination

Based on a characterization of wastewaters, the substances they contain and on a short presentation of the water rights, the main procedures used for purification of severe wastewater are discussed in-depth. The explanation of operations is based on physicochemical principles and elucidates the equipment design its uses. The goal is a broad overview of the engineering behind wastewater treatment.