Modeling of Activated Sludge Systems: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Modeling of Activated Sludge Systems

1st Edition

By Derin Orhon

CRC Press

589 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9781566761017
pub: 1997-07-15
Currently out of stock

FREE Standard Shipping!


Activated sludge is the most vital wastewater process today. Now, this recent book provides a comprehensive guide to the modelling and design of activated sludge systems.

Written by two leaders in the wastewater field, the book presents extensive and up-to-date coverage of all areas in the activated sludge process microbiological basis, reactor kinetics, and design methodologies. The book is organized for easy reference and is ideal as a text or desktop guide.

Table of Contents

Evolution of Activated Sludge Modelling - Energetics of Microbial Processes - Reactor Kinetics of Microbial Processes - Traditional Approach to Activated Sludge Modelling - New Concepts in Activated Sludge Modelling - Biological Oxidation of Nitrogen - Biological Nitrogen Removal Biological Excess Phosphorus Removal - Experimental Assessment of Biological Treatability

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply