Lecture by David Sedlak: the water/energy connection

20-11-2019 from 14:00 to 16:00
Auditorium E4, Campus Coupure, Coupure Links 653, Gent
Capture, Centre for Advanced Process Technology for Urban Resource recovery
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This lecture examines the ways in which energy is used in urban water systems, both direct consumption and embedded energy.

This lecture would also get into some of the challenges and opportunities associated with distributed treatment systems. The second half includes specific technologies or planning of urban water systems.

Speaker: David Sedlak

Prof. Sedlak (University of California, Berkeley, USA) is author of the game changing book Water 4.0, describing evolutions and revolutions to be expected in the water sector.

He was awarded the Ghent University Francqui chair in 2015.

Lecture series: Water 4.0

This lecture is part of a series of lectures in November 2019 on the topic 'Water 4.0'.

The lectures are organized by Capture, in collaboration with the SINReM and IMETE international MSc programs of our faculty.