UNIT-I: MICROBIAL KINETICS
Basic rate expressions; parameter values; basic mass balances; soluble microbial products;nutrients and electron acceptors; inhibition
Reactor types: suspended growth reactors; batch reactor ; continuous -Flow Stirred Tank Reactor with Effluent Recycle; membrane reactors; rotating drum reactors; biofilm reactors; reactor arrangements; Mass Balances ; Reactors with Recycleing of Settled Cells- CSTR with Settling and Cell Recycling Evaluation of assumptions; Engineering Design of Reactors; Reactors in series
UNIT-IV: ADVANCED MICROBIAL REACTORS FOR WASTE WATER
TREATMENT-Case study of microbial bioreactors for following types of waste water treatment: Municipal,beverage industry effluent, dairy effluent.