Chapter 3.1. Elements of Modelling and Control of Urban Wastewater Treatment Systems

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,
  2. Olivier Thomas3 and
  3. André van Der Beken4
  1. Olivier Potier and
  2. Marie-Noëlle Pons

Published Online: 10 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch10

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

How to Cite

Potier, O. and Pons, M.-N. (2006) Elements of Modelling and Control of Urban Wastewater Treatment Systems, in Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment (eds P. Quevauviller, O. Thomas and A. v. Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Environment and Sustainable Development Institute, Sherbrooke University, 2500 bld de l'Université, Local A6-1021, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K 2R1, Canada

  3. 4

    Department of Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Laboratoire des Sciences du Genie Chimique, LSGC - CNRS-Groupe ENSIC, 1 rue Grandville, BP20451, 54001, Nancy Cedex, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 NOV 2006

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller

Series Editor Information

  1. European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471499299

Online ISBN: 9780470058725

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Keywords:

  • wastewater treatment plant (WWTP);
  • optimization and process control of pollution removal;
  • biological step and WWTP;
  • process parameters;
  • urbanwastewater treatment systems - modelling and controlling elements;
  • Residence Time Distribution (RTD);
  • Computer Fluid Dynamics (CFD);
  • In-line sensors and physical parameters;
  • New approaches of control in WWTPs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Short Description of the Biological Process by Activated Sludge

  • Process Parameters

  • Sensors

  • Introduction to the Control Methods of a Wastewater Treatment Plant by Activated Sludge

  • Conclusion and Perspectives

  • Acknowledgement

  • References