Integrated chemical, physical and biological processes element (CHONPS) mass balanced three phase (aqueous-gas-solid) plant wide industrial and municipal wastewater treatment plant modelling.
Energy recovery from concentrated organics waste streams in membrane and other anaerobic digesters.
Impact of source separation of urine, enhanced primary separation, food waste discharge to sewer and return of sludge dewatering liquors on biological wastewater treatment, nutrient removal, effluent quality, anaerobic digestion and energy recovery.
Biological sulphate reduction, autotrophic denitrification and other autotrophic bioprocesses with different sulphur, carbon and nitrogen compounds in industrial wastewater desulphurization and treatment.
Saline sewage treatment arising from saline (sea) water toilet flushing.
The Department of Civil Engineering is part of the Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment (EBE) at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.