Annual Meeting 30 January 2017

 

11th Annual Water Research Meeting of DWF, 30 January 2017

 

Danish Water Forum hosted the 11th Annual Water Research Meeting at KU Science, 30 January 2017.

Venue: KU Science, Thorvaldsensvej 40, 1870 Frederiksberg.

 

See the program HERE and the proceedings HERE

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See presentations below.  

 

Plenary session:

Arsenic at low concentrations in Dutch drinking water, Patrick van der Wens, Brabant Water, NL

The effects of arsenic in ochre sludge for disposal and recycling, Henrik Aktor, Aktor Innovation

Bringing Denmark to the next level, Anitha Sharma, Innovation Fund Denmark

 

Session 1: Groundwater, geophysics and modelling

Potential benefits of a spatially targeted regulation based on detailed N-reduction maps to decrease N-load from agriculture in groundwater dominated catchments, Anne L. Hansen, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, et al.

Hydrology and groundwater chemistry in riparian lowland, Sofie GW van't Veen, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Current and future salinity patterns of groundwater in the southern part of the Danish Wadden Sea environment, Peter R. Kroer and Isak H. Dahm, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Saltwater intrusions in the low-lying coastal areas of South-Western Jutland, Rena Meyer, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Generating training images for multipoint statistics directly from data - a key step for effective use of geophysical data in groundwater models, Troels N. Vilhelmsen, Dept. of Geoscience, Aarhus University, et al.

Quantifying and understanding runoff to an agricultural stream using geophysical, hydraulic and numerical methods, Rasmus R. Frederiksen, Dept. of Geoscience, Aarhus University, et al.

Multi-objective calibration of a highly parameterized coupled surface-subsurface model, Merhdis Danapour, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, et al.

Joint treatment of rainfall uncertainties with support from days to years and point to catchment, Lennart B. Ehlers, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, et al.

Mapping shallow aquifers and groundwater discharge in a lake with combined offshore geophysical and thermal methods: Initial studies for assessing the potential for Lake Bank Filtration, Eva Sebok, COWI, et al.

 

Session 2: Water resources management

Map-based screening to achieve cost-effective spatially targeted WFD river basin action programmes, Torsten V. Jacobsen, DHI, et al.

Measuring water heights in rivers and lakes from lightweight Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Filippo Bandini, DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark, et al.

 

Session 3: Wastewater

Effluent from Wastewater Treatment Plants: microbial quality measured by 16SrRNA Amplicon Sequencing, Jannie M. Kristensen, Dept. of Chemistry and Bioscience, Aalborg University, et al.

Operational strategies for mitigation of nitrous oxide emissions from a phase isolated full-scale WWTP, Sara Ekström, DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark, et al.

Microplastic removal in Danish wastewater treatment plants, Marta Simon, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University, et al.

Changes in intermittent aeration regimes are effective tools to manage biogranule size and microbial communities in partial nitritation-anammox SBRs, Jan-Michael Blum and Bart Smets, DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark

Efficient pharmaceutical removal from (hospital) wastewater by staged-Moving Bed Biofilm Reactors (MBBRs) followed by ozonation, Caroline Kragelund, Danish Technological Institute, et al.

Microbial Electrochemical Technologies: an emerging alternative for wastewater treatment using Constructed Wetlands, Carlos Arias, Dept. of Bioscience, Aarhus University, et al.

Bacteriological reduction of faecal contaminated lake water by a combination of electrochemical and filtering technology for emergency treatment of flooding, Anita Forslund, Dept. of Veterinary Disease Biology, University of Copenhagen, et al.

 

Session 4: Water and reuse

Possibilities for Reuse of Calcium Carbonate Pellets from Drinking Water Softening, Camilla Tang, DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark/NIRAS, et al.

Exploring economic greywater treatment technology and possible high reuse, Bimala Prajapati, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Converting wastewater into fertilizing irrigation, Sabine Lindholst, Danish Technological Institute, et al.

 

Session 5: Water supply and water treatment

Increasing nitrification in biological rapid sand filters: Diagnosing and supplementing micronutrients needed for proper filter performance, Carson O. Lee, DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark, et al.

A need for standardization in drinking water analysis - an investigation of DNA extraction procedure, primer choice and detection limit of 16S rRNA amplicon sequencing, Jakob Brandt, Dept. of Chemistry and Bioscience, Aalborg University, et al.

 

Session 6: Storm water management

Storm water screening, Thomas Balstrøm, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen

GIS based urban surface runoff sub-model, Guohan Zhao, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Dual porosity filtration (DPF) for treating an industrial effluent, Eskandar Poorasgari, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Improved input data for minimize uncertainties when designing SuDs solutions in urban development areas, Peter Thomsen, Rambøll Denmark A/S

 

Session 7: Water pollution

Plant toxins as groundwater contaminants - do we need to care, Hans Christian Bruun Hansen, Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Towards impact based monitoring of Estrogenic Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (eEDC), eEDC sources and behaviour in the Zenne river, Brussels, Estee Swartz, Dept. of Analytical and Environmental Chemistry, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, et al.

Microplastic particles in sediments of Lagoon of Venice, Italy: first observations on occurrence, spatial patterns and identification, Alvise Vianello, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University, et al.

Contaminants of emerging concern in low-tech eco-technologies: efficiency, fate and processes, Pedro Carvalho, Dept. of Bioscience, Aarhus University, et al.

 

Session 8: Cooperation between Denmark and China

China Europe Water Platform - status and current activities, Henrik Dissing, Nature and Water Agency

Presentation of the Groundwater partnership, Lars Skov Andersen, ChinaRM

Presentation of the partnership on Urban Water, Jesper Dannisøe, DHI

Presentation of the Wastewater partnership, Ilse Korsvang, DWTG

Presentation of the Sino-Danish Center for Research and Innovation, Peter E. Holm, Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen

The Europe-China Water Innovation Balance - Findings from the PIANO project's mapping exercise, Maj. M. Andersen, DTU Management, Technical University of Denmark, et al.

Conventional soil P Test methods versus diffusive gradient in thin film (DGT) technique to assess the potential risk of P mobilization, Yusef K. Kalkhajeh, Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen, et al.

Site suitability analysis for sustainable urban drainage systems in Denmark and China, Mark T. Randall, Dept. of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management, University of Copenhagen, et al.

 

 

Scientific and Organizing Committee:

Bjørn K. Jensen, GEUS and DWF (chairman)
Hans Jørgen Albrechtsen, DTU Environment
Esben Auken, Department of Geoscience - Aarhus University
Jesper Dannisøe, DHI
Peter Engelund Holm, Plant and Environmental Science - University of Copenhagen
Lisbeth Flindt Jørgensen, GEUS
Ole Mark, DHI
Hans-Martin Friis Møller, KALFOR
Per Halkjær Nielsen, Department of Chemistry and Bioscience - Aalborg University
Anders Refsgaard, COWI
Torben Sonnenborg, GEUS
Jens Aamand, GEUS

 

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