Water and Waste Water Engineering
IIT Madras, , Prof. B.S. Murty
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Water and Wastewater Quantity Estimation - Population forecast; Water demand for various purposes; Estimation of wastewater quantity; Variation in quantity of water and wastewater - Water Supply/Distribution Systems - Wastewater Collection Systems - Water/Wastewater Quality Enhancement - Philosophy of treatment; Unit operations and processes; Physical, chemical and biological methods - Domestic Wastewater Treatment - Wastewater characteristics; Primary, secondary and tertiary treatment - Physical Unit Processes - Screening; Commutation; Grit Removal; Equilization; Sedimentation - Introduction to Microbiology - Microbial ecology and Growth kinetics; Types of microorganisms; aerobic vs. anaerobic processes - Biological Unit Processes - Aerobic treatment; Suspended growth aerobic treatment processes; Activated sludge process and its modifications; Attached growth aerobic processes; Tricking filters and Rotating biological contactors; Anaerobic treatment; suspended growth, attached growth, fluidized bed and sludge blanket systems; nitrification, denitrification; Phosphorus removal - Sludge Treatment - Thickening; Digestion; Dewatering; Sludge drying; Composting - Wastewater Treatment Plant Characteristics - Sequencing of unit operations and processes; Plant layout; Hydraulic considerations - Natural Wastewater Treatment Systems - Ponds and Lagoons; Wetlands and Root-zone systems - Surface and Ground Water Treatment for Potable Water Supply - Water Characteristics; Sequencing of unit operations and processes - Chemical Unit Processes - Coagulation-Flocculation; Filtration; Disinfections; Aeration and Gas transfer; Precipitation - Softening; Adsorption and Ion exchange; Membrane processes - Water Treatment Plant Characteristics - Plant layout; Hydraulic considerations - Rural Water Supply - Low Cost Sanitation - Septic tanks, Soak-pits.
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Lectures Series on Water & Waste Water Engineering by Prof C.Venkobachar, Prof. Ligy Philip, Prof. B. S. MurtyDepartment of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras.For more details on NPTEL visit httpnptel.iitm.ac.in
Sep 12, 2018
Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.
March 29, 2019
Great course. Thank you very much.