14.561 Physical Chemical Treatment Processes

Physical Chemical Treatment Processes

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3051
Status Active

Course provides a theoretical understanding of various chemical and physical unit operations, with direct application of these operations to the design and operation of water and wastewater treatment processes. Topics include colloid destabilization, flocculation, softening, precipitation, neutralization, aeration and gas transfer, packed & tray towers, oxidation, disinfection, reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, settlings, activated carbon adsorption, ion exchange, and filtration.