Applied Math for Operators

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This webcast will cover many different math concepts for operators, including:

How to calculate area and volume
Organic and hydraulic loading rates
Flow and velocity
Detention time
Pumping calculations
Overflow rates and solids loading rates
Solids retention time (SRT)
Return and waste activated sludge rates, and
Chemical dosage

Calculations associated with nitrogen removal processes, sludge conditioning, thickening, dewatering and stabilization, and also laboratory calculations, as well as how to use various conversion factors will also be discussed.


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Jeanette Brown, Senior Scientist, University of Connecticut Department of Chemical, Materials, and Biomolecular Engineering