HERRERO AYESTARÁN, BERTA
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Lecturing: 60 hours (theory)
Total recommended time to follow the course: 150 hours
PRERREQUISITES AND RECOMMENDED PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE
Basic engineering knowledge.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT
Environmental impact. Treatment and management of industrial and urban wastwater. Reduction of pollution in industrial processes.
OBJETIVES: KNOWLEDGE & SKILS
- Provide an overview on the main environmental problems, the effect of pollution on environment and pollution sources.
- Describe the operating principles of the main treatment technologies for urban and industrial wastewater.
- Present a comprehensive list of advanced and low-cost treatments, considering advantages and disadvantages, versus intensive treatment systems.
- Outline alternatives and possible solutions to reduce pollution in industrial processes.
Lecture notes in PDF files.
Examples on industrial pollution reduction.
A guided virtual tour to a wastewater treatment plant.
ASSESMENT ACTIVITIES OR PRACTICAL ASIGNMENTS
Self-assessment tests of each lecture file.