Environmental Systems Analysis. Mathematical modeling;
analysis of uncertainty in environmental simulation models;
protocols for model validation; model structure identification,
structural error, and structural change; environmental foresight
and forecasting environmental change; signal processing, filtering
theory, recursive estimation, and time-series analysis.
Engineering Process Control. Instrumentation, control
and automation of municipal and industrial wastewater treatment
facilities; microbial ecosystem control; risk, process reliability,
and transient pollution events; high-performance integrated
control (H-PIC) of urban wastewater infrastructures; operational
Policy and Technology Review. Sustainable cities and
their wastewater infrastructures; future trends in technologies
of environmental protection; strategic issues in Engineering
for Sustainable Development; market mechanisms and pollutant
trading; adaptive community learning.