Courses – Issam N. Najm, Ph.D., P.E.

C&EE 157B: Design of Water Treatment Plants (1999 to present)
Understanding of the regulations governing drinking water treatment, and the design of water treatment processes that meet these requirements. Includes the understanding and design of conventional treatment processes: coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, and disinfection.

C&EE 255A: Physical & Chemical Processes in Water Treatment (2000 to 2004)
Chemical reaction and reactor engineering. Understanding chemical kinetics and applying fundamental principles to the design of reactors. Fundamental understanding of the principles behind the unit processes used in drinking water treatment plants.r, Natural Hazard Mitigation in Japan (NHMJ) Program, June 2003