American Journal of Water Science and Engineering

Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022

  • Hydrochemical Characterization of the Continental Terminal Aquifer in Cap Skirring Area, Southwestern Senegal

    Ousmane Coly Diouf, Lutz Weihermuller, Ndeye Maguette Dieng, Mathias Diedhiou, Edgar Yvon Terence Benam Beltoungou, Seynabou Cisse Faye, Serigne Faye

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 71-78
    Received: 16 November 2022
    Accepted: 1 December 2022
    Published: 21 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajwse.20220804.11
    Abstract: Cap Skirring area is located in the southwestern part of Senegal, where groundwater is the only resource for drinking water supply. The present study helps to assess and determine the most dominant hydrogeochemical processes controlling the groundwater quality in the Cap Skirring area in Southwestern Senegal. For these purposes, 23 groundwater samp... Show More
  • On-Line Monitoring and Process Control of SBR Cycles for Nutrient Control from Wastewater

    Somnath Basu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2022
    Pages: 79-88
    Received: 22 June 2021
    Accepted: 7 December 2022
    Published: 29 December 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajwse.20220804.12
    Abstract: Nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) are nutrients for the growth of living cells. Their presence is essential for biological treatment of domestic wastewater. However, uncontrolled discharge of nutrients with treated effluent from wastewater treatment plants leads to eutrophication– a condition that promotes growth of undesirable aquatic plants and adv... Show More