TITLE

A guideline for simulation studies of wastewater treatment plants

AUTHOR(S)
Langergraber, G.; Rieger, L.; Winkler, S.; Alex, J.; Wiese, J.; Owerdieck, C.; Ahnert, M.; Simon, J.; Maurer, M.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Water Science & Technology;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p131
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A guideline for simulation studies of wastewater treatment plants is proposed. The aim of the HSG-guideline is to define a reference quality level that helps to make the results of simulation studies comprehensible and comparable and therefore increases the quality and reliability of mathematical modelling in wastewater treatment. The paper gives a summary of the HSG-guideline, written by a group of university members from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
ACCESSION #
26753384

 

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