Wastewater Treatment Technologies II
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 20 April 2024 | Viewed by 2219
Interests: conventional and advanced wastewater treatment; biological waste treatment; biological nitrogen removal; shortcut nitrogen removal; microbial electrochemical wastewater treatment; microbial community
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Wastewater treatment technology has a history spanning thousands of years, while the activated sludge process is only 100 years old. Wastewater treatment technology has been developed by combining basic science such as chemistry, microbiology, and biochemistry with various engineering technologies such as civil engineering, chemical engineering, and biotechnology.
To solve global problems such as water shortage and energy crisis, wastewater is recognized as a resource, and various wastewater treatment technologies are being researched.
Thus, this Special Issue aims to collect and present all breakthrough research on all wastewater treatment technologies, including activated sludge, anaerobic digestion, membrane bioreactor, membrane aerated biofilm reactors, microbial electrochemical technology and others, removal mechanisms, and microbial communities. The scope of this Special Issue covers but is not limited to the following topics:
- Conventional and advanced wastewater treatment technologies (including AS, AD, MBR and others);
- Energy-neutral or low-energy wastewater treatment technologies (MABR, ANAMMOX, and others);
- Nitrogen or phosphorus removal technologies;
- Removal mechanisms and microbial communities in wastewater treatment processes.
Prof. Dr. Jaecheul Yu
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- wastewater treatment (conventional, advanced, and biological)
- nutrient removal (nitrogen and phosphorus)
- nitrogen removal (nitrification, denitrification, and ANANMMOX)
- energy-neutral or low-energy wastewater treatment
- microbial electrochemical wastewater treatment
- microbial community