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CE 773 Biological Principles of Environmental Engineering

CE 773.  Biological Principles of Environmental Engineering.  3 Credits.     

A basic study of the microorganisms of importance in environmental engineering. Emphasis is placed on the microbiology of dilute nutrient solutions. Microbial physiology, microbial ecology, and biochemistry will be discussed as they pertain to environmental engineering and science. Both biodegradation and public health aspects are included. May not be taken for credit by students with credit in CE 573. Prerequisite: CE 477 or CE 479 or equivalent, calculus, and five hours of chemistry.