MWH's Water Treatment Principles and Design

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2012-04-03
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Update to the comprehensive and complete guide to water treatment planning and design, this edition maintains the book's broad scope and reach, while targeting the working professional with additional worked problems and new treatment approaches. Updated to cover changes to regulatory requirements, testing methodology and design approaches.

Author Biography

JOHN C. CRITTENDEN is Director of the Brook Byers Institute for Sustainable Systems as well as Hightower Chair and Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology.

R. RHODES TRUSSELL is the founder of Trussell Technologies and former senior vice president at MWH. He is Chair of the Water Science and Technology Board for the National Academies and, in 2010, was awarded the prestigious A. P. Black Research Award from the American Water Works Association.

DAVID W. HAND is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Michigan Technological University. He has authored or coauthored over 130 technical publications including six textbooks, two patents, and eight copyrighted software programs.

KERRY J. HOWE is an Associate Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of New Mexico and former principal engineer at MWH. His teaching and research focuses on water quality, membrane processes, desalination, and advanced water treatment technologies.

GEORGE TCHOBANOGLOUS is Professor Emeritus of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Davis. He is the author or coauthor of more than 300 technical papers and a number of textbooks, including Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse and Water Reuse.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xv
Forewordp. xvii
Introductionp. 1
Physical and Chemical Quality of Waterp. 17
Microbiological Quality of Waterp. 73
Water Quality Management Strategiesp. 165
Principles of Chemical Reactionsp. 225
Principles of Reactor Analysis and Mixingp. 287
Principles of Mass Transferp. 391
Chemical Oxidation and Reductionp. 457
Coagulation and Flocculationp. 541
Gravity Separationp. 641
Granular Filtrationp. 727
Membrane Filtrationp. 819
Disinfectionp. 903
Air Stripping and Aerationp. 1033
Adsorptionp. 1117
Ion Exchangep. 1263
Reverse Osmosisp. 1335
Advanced Oxidationp. 1415
Disinfection/Oxidation By-productsp. 1485
Removal of Selected Constituentsp. 1529
Residuals Managementp. 1625
Internal Corrosion of Water Conduitsp. 1699
Synthesis of Treatment Trains: Case Studies from Bench to Full Scalep. 1805
Conversion Factorsp. 1851
Physical Properties of Selected Gases and Composition of Airp. 1857
Physical Properties of Waterp. 1861
Standard Atomic Weights 2001p. 1863
Electronic Resources Available on the John Wiley & Sons Website for This Textbookp. 1867
Indexp. 1869
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