Reliable operation of Wastewater Treatment Plants by Taking into Account Aleatory and Epistemic Uncertainties in the Design Process

  • Thomas Knetsch
  • Ulrich Hauptmanns
Conference paper


According to the Agenda 21 of the conference of Rio de Janeiro water has to be protected as a natural resource. Since water is used by almost every process plant, special attention has to be paid to treating its wastewater.


Activate Sludge Wastewater Treatment Plant Anoxic Zone Tank Volume Activate Sludge Plant 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Knetsch, T.: Unsicherheiten in Ingenieurberechnungen, Dissertation, (Ph.D. thesis), submittedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    IAWPRC International Association on Water Pollution Research and Control: Activated Sludge Model No.1, Scientific and Technical Reports No. 1: IAWPRC, London 1986.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    ATV — Arbeitsbericht: Simulation von Kläranlagen, Korrespondenz Abwasser 44, S. 2064–2074, 1997.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Liebeskind, M.: Parameter fur die dynamische Simulation kommunaler Abwasserreinigungsanlagen, Gewässerschutz, Wasser, Abwasser 171, 1999.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Knetsch
    • 1
  • Ulrich Hauptmanns
    • 1
  1. 1.Abteilung Anlagentechnik und AnlagensicherheitOtto-von-Guericke-Universität MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany

Personalised recommendations