Graduate Teaching

MUNICIPAL DRINKING WATER TREATMENT

Fall, 1996

AWWA, Water Quality and Treatment, Symons, Plain Talk About Drinking Water, (Paperback)@ Photocopied Notes

Lecture Month/
Date
Topic Assignments
1 Aug. 20 Introduction
2 22 Surface Water Quality Chapter 4 & Notes
3 27 Surface Water Quality Notes
4 29 Impoundments
5 Sept. 3 Groundwater Notes
6 5 Groundwater
7 10 Coagulation Chapter 6
8 12 Coagulation (demo jar test)
9 17 Video
10 19 Examination #1 (Lecture 1-8)
11 24 Coagulation
12 26 Rapid Mixing
13 Oct. 1 Particle Transport
14 3 Rapid Mixing
15 8 Flocculation
16 10 Sedimentation Chapter 7
17 15 Sedimentation
18 17 Sedimentation
19 22 Filtration Chapter 8
20 24 Filtration
21 29 Examination #2 (Lectures 11-20)
22 31 Filtration
23 Nov. 5 Filtration
24 7 Laboratory Analysis and Report Writing
25 12 Disinfection Chapter 14
26 14 Disinfection
27 19 No class, possible make up Saturday, November 23, 1996
28 21 Regulations Chapter 1
29 26 Regulations

@ At the start of each class period, a name will be selected at random that student will be asked to select a question from this book that s/he would like me to discuss for a few minutes.

ORGANIC CONTAMINANT CONTROL

Spring, 1996

AWWA, Water Quality and Treatment, AWWA, Treatment Techniques for Controlling Trihalomethanes in Drinking Water, Symons, Plain Talk About Drinking Water, Photocopied Notes

Lecture Month/
Date
Topic Assignment
1 Jan 16 THM Control - Background Treatment Techniques
2 18 Early Studies - TV News
3 23 Reaction of Formation
4 25 Other By-Products
5 30 THMFP
6 Feb 1 Influence of Bromide Ion
7 6 Evaluation of Treatment
8 8 Set-up Formation Potential Laboratory
9 13 Examination # 1 (Lect 1-7)
10 15 Analysis of Formation Potential Samples Laboratory
11 20 Stripping Chapter 5
12 22 Stripping
13 27 Stripping
14 29 Adsorption Chapter 13
15 March 5 Adsorption
16 7 Adsorption
Spring Break
17 19 Set-up Adsorption Lab. /Adsorption
18 21 Biodegradation
19 26 Ion Exchange and Project Assignment
20 28 Analysis of Adsorption Lab. Preserved Samples
21 April 2 Coagulation and Enhanced Coagulation Proposed Rule
22 4 Coagulation for Organic Removal Laboratory
23 9 Oxidation Chapter 12
24 11 Alternative Disinfectants
25 16 Examination # 2 (Lect 11-21)
26 18 Regulation Details
27 23 Slack period (make-up, project discussion, etc.)
28 25 Video Laboratory (Pizza, Beer, Soft Drinks)
29 30 Final Report on Project

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