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Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Advances in Water Pollution Monitoring and Control

Select Proceedings from HSFEA 2018

Editors: Siddiqui, Nihal Anwar, Tauseef, S. M., Dobhal, Rajendra (Eds.)

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  • Discusses various aspects related to water pollution and remediation
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This book presents the proceedings of the International Conference on Health, Safety, Fire, Environment, and Allied Sciences (HSFEA 2018), highlighting the latest developments in the field of science and technology aimed at improving health and safety in the workplace. The volume comprises content from leading scientists, engineers, and policy makers, discussing water pollution and advanced remedial measures, and the impact on health and the environment. Topics of discussion include research on emerging water pollutants, their sources, monitoring and control. The contents of this volume will be of interest to researchers, practitioners, and policy makers alike.

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N.A. Siddiqui is Professor at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) (2005–present). He holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Sciences from Lucknow University, India (1996), and a PhD in Environmental Biology from Awadhesh Pratap Singh University (APS) University, Rewa, India. Additionally, he has a number of professional certifications, e.g., a NEBOSH diploma, NEBOSH–IGC, IOSH Managing Safely, Lead Auditor OHSAS 18001, Lead Auditor ISO 14001 and GRAD-IOSH. Prof. Siddiqui’s research interests include occupational health, safety and environment. He has co-authored more than 100 papers and eight books and has organized a number of national and international seminars/conferences/MDPs. He has also worked on a number of major R&D projects. 

S. M. Tauseef is Associate Professor and Assistant Dean (R&D) at the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), India (2015–present). He holds an MS in Chemical Engineering (Process Design) from Sharif University of Technology, Iran (2008), and a PhD in Environmental Engineering from Pondicherry University (PU) (2011). Prior to joining UPES, he worked as a Pool Officer (CSIR, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) at PU (2012–2015). Dr. Tauseef’s research interests include process safety, especially forecasting and consequence assessment of accidents in chemical process industries. He has developed methodologies for the application of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) to dense gas dispersion, vapor cloud explosions, and single and multiple pool fires. His other main interest is in solid waste management, especially the design of continuously operable vermireactor systems for assorted wastes, and high-rate anaerobic digesters. To date, he has published 60 journal articles, co-authored three books, published four patents and presented papers at 21 conferences.

Rajendra Dobal is the Director General of the Uttarakhand State Council for Science and Technology, Govt. of Uttarakhand, India. His previous positions have included serving as the Chairman and Managing Director  of the National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), Govt. of India, the Director of the Uttarakhand Science Education and Research Centre (USERC) and the Uttarakhand Space Application Centre (USAC), among others. Dr Dobhal has monitored over 250 R&D projects leading to national/ international publications and patents and successfully organized 11 science congresses in Uttarakhand leading to benefit over 10,000 scientists. He has written over 40 technical reports, 12 books, published over 150 research papers in various journals of national & international repute.


Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • Anchorage System for Penstocks—Case Study of Champawat Town Pumping Water Supply Scheme

    Pages 1-13

    Shankar, A. N. (et al.)

  • An Overview on Toxicity, Detection, and Removal of Chromium in Water and WasteWater

    Pages 15-23

    Sharma, Bhavtosh (et al.)

  • ‘Phytowaste’ and Vermicomposting as a Potential Route for Its Environmentally Compatible Utilization

    Pages 25-40

    Abbasi, S. A. (et al.)

  • Microplastic Contamination and Life Cycle Assessment of Bottled Drinking Water

    Pages 41-48

    Choudhary, Dharnidhar (et al.)

  • Impact of Water Pollution on Endemic Species

    Pages 49-57

    Yadav, Ambika (et al.)

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eBook 128,39 €
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Hardcover 159,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Water Pollution Monitoring and Control
Book Subtitle
Select Proceedings from HSFEA 2018
Editors
  • Nihal Anwar Siddiqui
  • S. M. Tauseef
  • Rajendra Dobhal
Series Title
Springer Transactions in Civil and Environmental Engineering
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-329-956-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-32-9956-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-329-955-9
Series ISSN
2363-7633
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 179
Number of Illustrations
22 b/w illustrations, 53 illustrations in colour
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