Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Advanced Treatment Technologies CEV445 7 3 + 0 6

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Assoc.Prof. SÜREYYA ALTIN
Instructors Assoc.Prof. SÜREYYA ALTIN
Goals Aim of this course is to define physical, chemical and biological systems in advanced treatment process.
Contents -Advanced wastewater treatment using physical, chemical and biological processes -Filtration, -Microfiltration, -Ultrafiltration, -Reverse osmosis, -Ion exchange, -Metal recovery, -Electrochemical treatment, -Electrodialysis, -Nitrification-denitrification, -Adsorption, -Disinfection, -Chemical precipitation, -Removal of heavy metals from waste water, -Phosphorus removal, -Removal of cyanide, sulfide and sulfate
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Students should have knowledge and investigate the methods about advanced treatment systmes in environmental engineering at the end of the course.
2 Students should be able to project of advanced treatment system process at the end of the course.
3 (Waiting for translation) öğrenciler çevre mühendisliğinde ileri arıtmanın gerekli olduğu atıksu özellikleri ilgili yeterli bilgiye sahip olacaktır
4 (Waiting for translation) ögrenci kirletici türlerine göre seçilebilecek alternatif ileri arıtma yöntemleri hakkında yeterli bilgiye sahip olacaktır
5 (Waiting for translation) Azot, fosfor ve dirençli organik maddeler gibi ileri arıtım gerektiren kirleticiler için uygulanabilen biyolojik, kimyasal ve elektrokimyasal arıtım süreçlerinin esasını öğrenmiş olacaklardır.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, Discussion, Questions & Answers
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam, homework, final exam

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 -Treatment Technologies for Advanced Wastewater Treatment Process -The purpose of treatment -Operation and the process type for the expected treatment -The expectations of treated wastewater
2 -Nutrient Control, -Removal and control of nitrogen, -Ammonia removal by biological nitrification
3 -Classification of nitrification processes, single sludge process,Suspended growth systems,attached growth systems, Kinetic approaches to biological nitrogen removal
4 -Biological nitrogen removal by nitrification-denitrification, -The combined carbon oxidation -Nitrification and denitrification process -Bardenpho process (four stage)
5 -Process design for combined nitrification and denitrification systems -Separate denitrification systems
6 Ammonia removal by Anammox process.
7 -Biological phosphorus removal -Phoredox, -A / O process, -A2 / O process, -Modified bardenpho process (5 stages), -Phostrip and other processes.
8 -Wetlands -Artifical wetlands -Types of Aquatic Plants
9 -Membrane Systems, -Application of membrane process, -Types of membrane, -Parameters that affecting the performance of the membrane
10 -Advanced oxidation processes, -Homogeneous and heterogeneous oxidation -Oxidation with ozone, -UV-oxidation, -Oxidation with hydrogen peroxide, -Fenton process and other processes.
11 -Electrochemical treatment, -Electrodialysis, -Electrocoagulation, -Electroflotation, -Electro-oxidation
12 -Description and working prinsible of Membrane bioreactors, - Advantages and disadvantages
13 The definition and properties of biodisc and oxidation ditch
14 Adsorption thermodynamics and kinetics

Textbook Lecture notes
Additional Resources --Wastewater Engineering: Treatment, Disposal and Reuse (3rd ed.) Mc Graw Hill Co., Metcalf and Eddy Inc. (1991), New York --Wastewater Treatment, Henze, M., Harremoes, P. Jansen, J.L.C. and Arvin, E. (1997). Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 100
In-Term Total 1 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Engineering graduates with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice. x
2 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
3 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design. x
4 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
5 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings. x
6 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams. x
7 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
8 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
9 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License x
10 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio. x
11 Communicates using technical drawing. x
12 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility. x
13 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications. x
14 Indicates that he is aware of the universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications; is aware of entrepreneurship and innovativeness and is knowledgeable about the problems of the current age. x
15 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions.

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 6 84
Assignments 2 12 24
Mid-terms 1 9 9
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 169
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.63
ECTS Credit of the Course 6