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Microbial population and bioconversion dynamics in aerobic granular sludge described by multi-scale model

Xavier, J.B.(1)*, de Kreuk, M.K.(2), C. Picioreanu(2), van Loosdrecht M.C.M(2)
(1) Biomathematics group, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, R. Qta Grande 6, 2780 Oeiras, Portugal.
(2) Department Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology, Julianalaan 67, 2628 BC, Delft, The Netherlands
  * Corresponding author. E-mail: jxavier@itqb.unl.pt

This web page contains animation files for the simulations presented in the paper "Microbial population and bioconversion dynamics in aerobic granular sludge described by multi-scale model", Environmental Science & Technology, 41 (18): 6410 -6417, 2007.

QuickTime player freely available from http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/.


Case #1 - Continuous aeration at DO 100%
sim1_low.qt [3.6 Mb]

Case #2 - Continuous aeration at DO 40%
sim2_low.qt [3.0 Mb]

Case #3 - Anaerobic feeding at DO 40%
sim3_low.qt [2.9 Mb]

Case #4 - Anaerobic feeding at DO 20%
sim4_low.qt [2.8 Mb]

Case #5 - Anaerobic feeding at DO 40% with on/off control
sim5_low.qt [3.0 Mb]

Higher resolution animations of the simulation results are available at:
http://www.itqb.unl.pt:1111/~jxavier/gsbr/

Supplementary material for this article can be downloaded here.


By, João Xavier - January 2007
Updated, Cristian Picioreanu, October 16, 2007