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Real-time non-destructive microwave sensor for nutrient monitoring in wastewater treatment

Al-Dasoqi, N and Mason, A and Alkhaddar, R and Shaw, A and Al-Shamma'a, A (2011) Real-time non-destructive microwave sensor for nutrient monitoring in wastewater treatment. In: Journal of Physics: Conference Series , 307 (1). pp. 1-5. (16th Conference in the Biennial Sensors and their Applications, 12th-14 September 2011, University College Cork, Tyndall Natl Inst, Cork, Ireland).

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Abstract

A real-time non intrusive microwave sensor system able to monitor the nutrients found in wastewater has been designed, simulated and implemented. These liquids are continuously flowing through a PTFE pipe and the properties of these liquids gradually degraded in time. Microwaves have the ability to give real-time changes in any material permittivity by means of changing the velocity of the signal, attenuating or reflecting it. The primarily measurements show promising results for future sensor developments which lead to a novel system that can be used in wastewater treatment plants.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: 02 Physical Sciences, 09 Engineering
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering
Divisions: Built Environment
Publisher: IOP PUBLISHING LTD
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Date Deposited: 11 Feb 2016 13:35
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2016 13:35
DOI or Identification number: 10.1088/1742-6596/307/1/012043
Editors: Kyriacou, PA and O'Riordan, A and McConnell, G
URI: http://researchonline.ljmu.ac.uk/id/eprint/2912

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