Advanced Decontamination Technology - AP240004
Title: Advanced Decontamination Technology
Guaranteed by: Department of Environmental Chemistry (240)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2019
Semester: both
Points: 0
E-Credits: 0
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 3/0, other [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)Schedule is not published yet, this information might be misleading.
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: doctoral
Note: course is intended for doctoral students only
can be fulfilled in the future
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Kubal Martin prof. Dr. Ing.
Interchangeability : D240006, P240004
Examination dates   
Annotation -
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The course provide to students complex and deep knowledge from the field of the subsurface pollution and remediation. The course consists of three sections: 1) Basic subsurface remediation techniques 2) Progressive remediation techniques 3) Legislative and administrative aspects of the subsurface remediation. After successfully passing the course the students will be able to design and operate the technological units applicable within the field of the subsurface remediation.
Aim of the course -
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Students will be able to apply an extensive and coherent system of technical knowledge to the field of soil and groundwater pollution. They will further be able to communicate with the experts from another relevant fields within the subsurface remediation projects.

Literature -
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A: R. Stegmann a kol.: Treatment of Contaminated Soil, Springer 2001, ISBN:3-540-41736-2.

A: J. Kuo: Practical Design Calculations for Groundwater and Soil Remediation, Lewis Publishers 1998, ISBN: 1-56670-238-0.

Learning resources -
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Teaching methods -
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Lecturers, tutorials, self-study

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Syllabus -
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Administrative and legislative aspects of subsurface contamination and remediation

Polluted subsurface - classification and basic description

Physico-chemical background of subsurface remediation technologies

Engineering background of subsurface remediation technologies

Risk assessment

Soil vapour extraction, Pump and treat system, Bioremediation

In-situ chemical oxidation and reduction

Thermal processes

Membrane separation and ist application within groundwater remediation

Entry requirements -
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Registration requirements -
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Course completion requirements -
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Oral examination or assessed presentation of the given topic