M Tech in Civil Engineering

(Specialisation: Environmental Engineering)

 

Semester – 1

 

Semester - 2

 

 

 

 

 

Course No

Course Name

L-T-P-C

 

Course No

Course Name

L-T-P-C

CE 521

Process Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Treatment    

3-0-2-8

 

CE 524

Biological Processes in Environmental Engineering

3-0-0-6

CE 522

Physico-chemical Processes in Environmental Engineering

3-0-0-6

 

CE 525

Solid and Hazardous Waste Management

3-0-0-6

CE 523

Air and Noise Pollution 

3-0-2-8

 

CE xxx **

Elective II

3-0-0-6

CE xxx *

Elective I

3-0-0-6

 

CE xxx ***

Elective III

3-0-0-6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credits:

12-0-4-28

 

 

Total Credits:

12-0-0-24

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester - 3

 

 

Semester 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course No

Course Name

L-T-P-C

 

Course No

Course Name

L-T-P-C

CE 527

Design of Environmental Engineering Systems

0-0-2-2

 

CE 691

Project and Thesis Phase-II

0-0-24-24

CE 690

Project and Thesis Phase-I

0-0-24-24

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credits:

0-0-26-26

 

 

Total Credits:

0-0-24-24

 

 

 

ELECTIVES

 

* From elective group A

** One course from Elective Group – B

*** Another course from Elective Group – B (excluding the course already selected as Elective II)

 

Elective Group – A

CE 601

Numerical Methods

3-0-0-6

CE 602

Optimization Methods

3-0-0-6

CE 560

Computational Methods in Hydraulics and Environmental Engineering applications

3-0-0-6

 

Elective Group – B

CE 661

Air Quality Modeling

3-1-0-8

CE 662

Environmental Systems Engineering Laboratory

1-0-4-6

CE 568

Environmental Management

3-0-0-6

CE 663

Principles of Water Quality and Legislations

3-0-0-6

CE 664

Industrial Wastewater Pollution Control

3-0-0-6

CE 665

Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection System Design

3-0-0-6

Or any other course as approved by DPPC

 

 

 

 

 

 

CE 521: Process Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Treatment (3-0-2-8)

 

Basic Principles: Chemical equations and thermodynamic equilibrium; Acid Base Equilibria: Alkalinity and acidity, Buffering in water system; Solubility Equilibria; Water stabilization: Corrosion, Langlier saturation Index, Cadwell-Lawrence diagram; Equilibria governing iron and manganese solubility; Oxidation Reduction Equilibria; Application of redox chemistry; Fundamentals of process kinetics: Reaction rates and order, Reactor design; Fundamentals of surface and colloidal chemistry; Adsorption – physical versus chemical adsorption, factors influencing adsorption, Adsorption isotherms, Design of adsorption column.

Laboratory: Works related with Water and Wastewater Quality Parameters.

 

Text books:

 

1. Sawyer, C.N., McCarty, P.L., Parkin, G.F., Chemistry for Environmental Engineering, Tata McGraw-Hill, 2000.

2. Manhan, S.E., Environmental Chemistry, Lewis Publishers, 2000, Seventh Edition.

 

Reference books:

 

1. Benefield, L. D., Judkins, J. F. and Weand, B. L., Process Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Prentice Hall, 1982.

2. Faust, S.D. and Aly, O.M., Chemistry for Water Treatment, Ann Arbor Science Book, 1983.

3. Clesceri, L. S., Greenberg, A. E. and Eaton, A. D. (Eds) Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, Washington, D.C., 1998, 20th Ed.

 

CE 522: Physico-chemical Processes in Environmental Engineering (3-0-0-6)

 

Physical and chemical quality of surface and sub-surface waters and wastewater; Theory and design of physicochemical unit operations: screening, grit chamber, equalization, sedimentation, Floatation, Coagulation, Flocculation, Filtration, Disinfection; Water softening; Adsorption and Ion exchange; Aeration and gas transfer; Membrane separation processes.

 

Text books:

 

1. Kawamura, S., Integrated Design and Operation of Water Treatment Facilities, John Wiley & Sons, 2000, 2nd Ed.

2. Sincero, A. P. and Sincero, G. A., Environmental Engineering: A Design Approach, Prentice-Hall India, 1999.

3. Montgomery, J. M., Water Treatment: Principles and Design, John Wiley & Sons, 1985.

4. Metcalf and Eddy Inc., Wastewater Engineering – Treatment and Reuse, Tata McGraw Hill India, 2003, 4th Edition.

 

Reference books:

 

1. Vigneswaran, S. and Visvanathan, C., Water Treatment Processes: Simple Options, CRC Press, 1995.

2. Droste, R. L., Theory and Practice of Water and Wastewater Treatment, John Wiley & Sons,1996.

3. Peavy, H. S., Rowe, D. R. and Tchobanoglous, G., Environmental Engineering, McGraw-Hil International Ed., 1985.

4. Weber, W. J., Physico-Chemical Processes for Water Quality Control, Wiley Inter Science, 1972.

5. Benefield, L. D., Judkins, J. F. and Weand, B. L., Process Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Prentice Hall, 1982.

 

CE 523: Air and Noise Pollution (3-0-2-8)

 

Definitions and scope: Problems and issues, Classification of air pollutants, Sources and effects; Monitoring techniques: Sampling methods and measurements of air pollutants and meteorological parameters, Source monitoring of gaseous and particulate matter, Networking of monitoring stations, Analyses of air pollutants, i.e. analytical techniques; Control: Methods of air pollution control for defined sources; Meteorology: Meteorological parameters and their effects on urban air pollution, Wind rose; Atmospheric stability; Global air pollution: Acid rain, Ozone layer depletion, Global warming, Green house effect and Trans-boundary pollution, Kyoto protocol, Carbon credit and carbon trading; Legislations and regulations: Ambient air quality standards,

Emission standards, emission inventory, and Acts; Noise: Definition, Sources, Effects, Noise scales, Decibels and levels, and Noise level monitoring techniques. Laboratory: Measurement and analyses of primary air pollutants SO2, NOx, and SPM using high volume sampler; Wind speed and wind direction measurements using Anemometer; Wind rose plotting based on the winds measurements; Noise level measurements using Sound level meter.

 

Text books:

 

1. Rao, M. N. and Rao, H. V. N., Air pollution, Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing Co; Ltd, New Delhi, 1993.

2. Nevers, N. D., Air Pollution Control Engineering, McGraw-Hill International Ed., 1993.

3. Pandey V., Noise Pollution, Meerut Publishers, 1995.

 

Reference books:

 

1. Wark, K. and Warner, C.F., Air Pollution, Its Origin and Control, Harper and Row, New York,1981.

2. Wayne T. D., Air Pollution Engineering Manual, John Wiley & Sons, 2000.

3. Rao, C. S., Environmental Pollution Control Engineering, New Age Int. Pubs, 1991, Reprint, 2005.

 

CE 524: Biological Processes in Environmental Engineering (3-0-0-6)

 

Microbiological concepts: cells, classification and characteristics of living organisms, reproduction, metabolism – basic metabolic models, microbial growth kinetics; Chemistry of carbohydrates, proteins, fats and lipids; Theory and design of biological unit operations: aerobic suspended growth systems – activated sludge processes and its modifications, ponds and lagoons; aerobic attached growth systems; anaerobic suspended and attached systems; Biological nutrient removal; Sequential Batch Reactors; Theory and design of sludge treatment; Wastewater disposal systems.

 

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