Extended statistical entropy analysis (eSEA) is used to assess the nitrogen (N) removal performance of the wastewater treatment (WWT) simulation software, the Benchmarking Simulation Model No. 2 (BSM No. 2). Six simulations with three different types of wastewater are carried out, which vary in the dissolved oxygen concentration (O 2,diss.) during the… (More)
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An interdisciplinary education is one of the cornerstones of the Doctoral Programme on Water Resource Systems running at Vienna University of Technology. This is being achieved through a structured education programme comprising of compulsory and optional courses provided in hydrology, geographical information, structural mechanics, microbiology, water… (More)
An interdisciplinary approach is often described as a valuable strategy to assist in overcoming the existing and emerging challenges to water resource management. The development of educational approaches to instil a culture of interdisciplinarity in the future generation of water resource professionals will help to meet this strategic need. The Vienna… (More)
Different directives of the European Union require operators of waste-to-energy (WTE) plants to report the amount of electricity that is produced from biomass in the waste feed, as well as the amount of fossil CO2 emissions generated by the combustion of fossil waste materials. This paper describes the application of the Balance Method for determining the… (More)
Patterns of changes in the concentration of total and soluble reactive phosphorus (TP, SRP) and suspended sediments at different flow levels from 1991 to 2013 in the Austrian Danube are statistically analyzed and related to point and diffuse emissions, as well as to extreme hydrological events. Annual loads are calculated with three methods and their… (More)
Affidavit I, DANIELA IZÁBAL NOGUEDA, hereby declare 1. that I am the sole author of the present Master's Thesis, " LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT OF PET BOTTLE RECYCLING: A CASE STUDY FOR MEXICO", 58 pages, bound, and that I have not used any source or tool other than those referenced or any other illicit aid or tool, and 2. that I have not prior to this date… (More)