546-0483/01 – Water Treatment and Water Purification (UČV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Miroslav KynclSubject version guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Radmila Kučerová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2007/2008Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KUC25 doc. Dr. Ing. Radmila Kučerová
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the basics in water treatment. Get information on basic technological processes in surface and ground water treatment. Understand the principles and possibilities of application to individual types of water. Chapters on water purification acquainted students with different kinds of waste water and its purification methods.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Experimental work in labs
Other activities

Summary

The task of the subject is to acquaint students with the types of surface and underground water. Methods of their treatment with examples of filtration, clarification, disinfection, iron and manganese removal. Get acquainted with wastewater types and physicochemical and biological cleaning procedures.

Compulsory literature:

Gerardi, M. H. Wastewater Bacteria. Paperback, John Wiley. 272 pp. 2006. ISBN 0-471-20691-1. Turovskiy, I. S.; Mathai, P. K. Wastewater Sludge Processing. John Wiley. 354 pp. 2006. ISBN 0-471-70054-1. Twort A. et al. Water supply,5th Edition, London IWA Publishing 2000, ISBN 0 340 72018 2

Recommended literature:

Cheremisinoff, N. P. Handbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Technologies. USA, Elsevier Butterworth - Heinemann, 2002. ISBN 0-7506-7498-9. Asano, T. et al. Water Reuse: Issues, Technologies, and Applications. USA, Metcalf & Eddy, 2007. ISBN: 0-07-145927-8.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Protocols from the laboratory exercises.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

100% participation in exercises in the laboratory and field trip

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

I. Introduction 1. The importance of waste water treatment. 2. Water properties. Water sampling. 3. Kind pollutants.Expression pollution. II. Water industry 1. Water supply facilities in terms of required quality and quantity. Water holding facilities, closed water circulation. 2. The rate of harmful waste water on surface and underground water resources. 3. Balancing the flow and quality of wastewater. III. Methods of sewage treatment IV. Mechanical methods of sewage treatment 1. Solid phase separation processes, filtration and sedimentation. 2. Movement of particles in the material environment, velocity of the particles, the resistance environment. 3. Mechanical equipment used for wastewater treatment. Screens, sieves, gravel and sand traps, grease traps and oil settling tanks. V. Physico-chemical and chemical methods of sewage treatment 1. Flotation, flotofloculation. 2. Precipitation, neutralization, oxidation, reduction, sorption. 3. Special physico-chemical and chemical methods of wastewater treatment. VI. Biological methods of sewage treatment 1. Natural biological processes of sewage treatment, self-cleaning water. 2. Activation, activation options. 3. Biofiltration. 4. The combination of biological and other processes of sewage treatment. VII.Technological cleaning procedures selected types of waste water 1. Municipal wastewater. 2. Waste water fuel industry, energy. Mine water. 3. Waste water metallurgy and engineering. 4. Waste water chemical industry. 5. Wastewater food industry. 6. Wastewater scale farming. 7. Waste water from processing of wood.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 33 (33) 17
                Laboratory work Laboratory work 23  12
                Other task type Other task type 10  5
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 34
                Written examination Written examination 47  24
                Oral Oral examination 20  10
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2013/2014 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3901T037) Water - strategic resource P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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