Water Quality Mathematical Models for Ecosystems

Course Information
TitleΜΑΘΗΜΑΤΙΚΑ ΟΜΟΙΩΜΑΤΑ ΠΟΙΟΤΗΤΑΣ ΥΔΑΤΙΝΩΝ ΟΙΚΟΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΩΝ / Water Quality Mathematical Models for Ecosystems
CodeΤΥ4900
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20002171

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 1
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses954
Division of Transport and Project ManagementElective Courses954

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600109254
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΥ4900Christos Makris
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to understand the following concepts: Ecological systems of surface water. Biotopes. Biocommunities. Autotrophic - heterotrophic organisms. Trophic levels. Physico-chemical phenomena in aquatic ecosystems. Anaerosi. Absorption. Transport. Diffusion. Dispersion. Sedimentation. Biochemical phenomena in aquatic ecosystems. Pollutant loads. Biological and chemical oxygen demand. Microorganisms. Biomass production. Biodegradation. Nitrification - denitrification. Eutrophication. Photosynthesis. Breathing. Anaerobiosis. General hydrodynamic equations. Quality models. Parameter estimation. Numerical algorithms. Surface water quality standards . Standards and legislation. Improvement and water quality control.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Ecological systems of surface water. Biotopes. Biocommunities. Autotrophic - heterotrophic organisms. Trophic levels. Physico-chemical phenomena in aquatic ecosystems. Anaerosi. Absorption. Transport. Diffusion. Dispersion. Sedimentation. Biochemical phenomena in aquatic ecosystems. Pollutant loads. Biological and chemical oxygen demand. Microorganisms. Biomass production. Biodegradation. Nitrification - denitrification. Eutrophication. Photosynthesis. Breathing. Anaerobiosis. General hydrodynamic equations. Quality models. Parameter estimation. Numerical algorithms. Surface water quality standards . Standards and legislation. Improvement and water quality control.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Last Update
25-05-2016