Coursebooks 2016-2017

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Environment chemical and biological technology

ChE-404

Lecturer(s) :

Pulgarin César

Language:

English

Remarque

The course could be given in French if the totality of students agree. However, in this case, exam, projects and questions from the students can been done in both English and/or French.

Summary

The course is an introduction to the industrial waste-water treatment processes. It covers the chemical and biochemical analysis, the evaluation of toxicity and biodegradability, the biological, chemical and physico-chemical treatment systems. The students also prepares and present a team project.

Content

Keywords

Risks of the chemical contamination; global chemical and biological analysis of wastewater; holistic description of physical, physico- chemical and chemical treatment of pollutants in industrial wastewater. Application to the diagnostic and the remediation of pollution in specific industrial activities.

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

General Chemistry, Biochemistry

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Course with exercises case studies.

Presentation of projects by student teams

Visit to a wastewater treatment plant

Expected student activities

Student teams prepares and presents project related to the processes applied to the treatment of pollution generated by different industrial activities.

Assessment methods

Continuous (Test and project presentation)

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Notes/Handbook

Powerpoint of the course

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13   CM012 
13-14    
14-15     
15-16     
16-17   CHB331 
17-18    
18-19    
19-20    
20-21    
21-22    
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German