Publications

PhD Thesis:
2014:
Tatari, K. (2014) Nitrification in rapid sand filters for drinking Water treatment. Kgs. Lyngby: DTU Environment, 2014, 51 p.

Publications, peer reviewed
2013:
Tatari, K.; Smets, B.F.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2013) A novel bench-scale column assay to investigate site-specific nitrification biokinetics in biological rapid sandfilters. Water Research. 2013:47(16):6380-6387.

Publications, not per reviewed
2013:
Gülay, A.; Musovic, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2013) Neutrophilic Iron Oxidizing Bacteria: Occurrence and Relevance in Biological Drinking Water Treatment. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 13: 5: 1295.

Conference abstracts, per reviewed
2013:
Gülay, A.; Musovic, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2013) Microbial community structure and a core microbiome in biological rapid sand filters at Danish waterworks.  Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering conference (MEWE 13), IWA, July 7-10, 2013, Michigan, USA (poster).

Gülay, A.; Tatari, K.; Musovic, S.; Mateiu, R.V.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2013) Interactions between microbial activity and distribution and mineral coatings on sand grains from rapid sand filters treating groundwater, Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering conference (MEWE 13), IWA,  July 7-10, 2013, Michigan, USA (oral presentation) .

Lee, C. O.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F..; Boe-Hansen, R.; Lind, S.; Binning, P.J. (2013) Phosphate limitation in biological rapid sand filters used to remove ammonium from drinking water. The Premier Conference for Water Quality Professionals Around the World.  American Water Works Association, November 3-7, 2013, Long Beach, California (oral presentation).

Tatari, K.; Smets, B.F.; Lee, C.; Nielsen, P.B.;  Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2013) Examining biological sand filters for drinking water treatment as biofilm reactors: experimental and modeling approach. 9th international conference on biofilm reactors, IWA, May 28-31, 2013, Paris, France (oral presentation).

Tatari K.; Smets, B.F.; Musovic, S.; Nielsen, P.B.; Lind, S.; Gudbrand, T.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2013) Stratification of nitrification activity in rapid sand filters for drinking water treatment. Biological Treatment Symposium, AWWA (American Water Works Association) March 28 - 29, 2013, Denver, Colorado, USA (oral presentation).

2012:
Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Gülay, A.; Lee, C.; Tatari, K.; Lin, K.; Musovic, S.;  Smets, B.F.; Boe-Hansen, R.; Nielsen, P.B. (2012) Increased insight in microbial processes in rapid sandfilters in drinking water treatment (DW BIOFILTERS). 8th Nordic Water Supply Conference, June 18-20, 2012, Stockholm, Sweden (oral presentation).

Gülay, A.; Musovic, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2012) Neutrophilic iron oxidizers adapted to highly oxic environments. 14th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME), August 19 -24, 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark (poster presentation).

Gülay, A.; Musovic, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2012) Neutrophilic iron oxidizing bacteria: relevant in biological drinking water treatment? IWA World Water Congress, September 16-21, 2012, Busan, Korea (oral presentation).

Lee, C.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F.; Binning, P.J. (2012) Modelling the performance of biological rapid sand filters used to remove ammonium, iron, and manganese from drinking water. AWWA, June 10-14, 2012 Texas, US (oral presentation).

Lee, C.; Albrechtsen, H-J.; Smets, B.F.; Boe-Hansen, R.; Lind, S.; Binning, P.J (2012) Relating dynamic conditions to the performance of biological rapid sand filters used to remove ammonium, iron, and manganese from drinking water. AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference and Exposition, November 4-8, 2012, Toronto, Canada (oral presentation).

Lin, K.; Lind, S.; Madsen, P.H.; Boe-Hansen, R.; Smets, B. F.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2012) Biological removal of manganese and iron in rapid sand filters. AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference and Exposition, November 4-8, 2012, Toronto, Canada (oral presentation).

Lin, K.; Smets, B.F.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2012) Microbial removal of manganese and iron in rapid sand filters – a sustainable drinking water technology? IWA World Water Congress, September 16-21, 2012, Busan, Korea (poster presentation).

Lin, K.; Smets, B.F.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2012) Microbial removal of manganese in rapid sand filters – the effect of ammonium and iron. NVK, Nordic Water Supply Conference, June 18-20, 2012, Stockholm, Sweden (poster presentation).

Musovic, S.; Gülay, A.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2012) Microbial abundance, distribution and diversity in rapid sand filters. AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference and Exposition, Toronto, Canada, November 4-8, 2012 (oral presentation).

Olsen, A.A.U.; Rasmussen, M.N.; Skovgaard, T.; Birch, A.; Larsen, H.F. (2012) LCA on drinking water production from pesticide contaminated ground water. 6th SETAC World Congress 2012, May 20-24, 2012, Berlin, Germany (poster presentation).

Tatari, K.; Smets, B.F.; Nielsen, P.B.; Lind, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2012) Effect of surface loading fluctuations in rapid sand-filters used to remove ammonium from drinking water. AWWA Water Quality Technology Conference and Exposition, Toronto, Canada, November 4-8, 2012 (poster presentation).

2011:
Musovic, S.; Smets, B.F. (2011) Molecular investigation and quantification of microbes in rapid sand filters. Nordic Environmental Nucleotide Network, 7-10 September 2011 , Reykjavik, Iceland (oral presentation).

Conference abstracts, not per reviewed
2013:
Tatari K.; Musovic S.; Smets B.F.; Gudbrand T.; Nielsen P.B.; Lind S.; Albrechtsen H.-J. (2013) Nitrification activity stratifies in a rapid sand filter for drinking water treatment_ A study in two Danish waterworks. 7th Annual Meeting Danish Water Research and Innovation Platform (DWRIP), January 31, 2013, GEUS Copenhagen (oral presentation).

Lee, C.O.; Albrechtsen, H.-J-; Smets, B.F.; Boe-Hansen, R.; Lind, S.; Binning, P.J. (2013) Relating dynamic conditions to the performance of biological rapid sand filters used to remove ammonium, iron, and manganese from drinking water. 7th Annual Meeting Danish Water Research and Innovation Platform (DWRIP), January 31, 2013, GEUS Copenhagen (oral presentation).

2012:
Musovic, S.; Gülay, A.; Lee, C.; Tatari, K.; Lin, K.; Binning, P.J.; Smets, B.F.; Boe-Hansen, R.; Nielsen, P.B.; Albrechtsen, H.-J. (2012) DW BIOFILTERS: Struktur og diversitet i mikrobielle samfund i biologiske sandfiltre til drikkevandsbehandling. DanskVand konference, November 20–21, 2012, Odense Congress Center (oral presentation).

2011:
Albrechtsen H.-J. (2011) DW BIOFILTERS – Sustainable drinking water treatment – biological filters. 5th Annual Meeting of The Danish Water Research Platform (DWRP), January 27-28, 2011, GEUS, Copenhagen (oral presentation).

Gülay, A.; Musovic, S.; Albrechtsen, H.-J.; Smets, B.F. (2011) Functional diversity of bacteria in rapid sand filters. 2011 Symposium of The Danish Microbiological Society Monday, November 7, 2011, Denmark (poster presentation).

Other publications

Sustainable water treatment plants get a strategic makeover, Interview of H.-J. Albrechtsen, in Projects Magazine, Insight Publishers, Oct. 2012.