Recent Publications (Journal Articles)

  1. Mahmoud I., Gao W.J., Liao B.Q., Cumin J., Dagnew M., Hong Y. (2017). Development of a high-ratesubmerged anaerobic membrane bioreactor (SAnMBR). Environmental Technology, 4:1-113.

  2. Dong, Q., Parker, W., & Dagnew, M. (2016). Long term performance of membranes in an anaerobicmembrane bioreactor treating municipal wastewater. Chemosphere, 144, 249-256.

  3. Dong, Q., Parker, W., & Dagnew, M. (2016). Influence of SRT and HRT on Bioprocess Performance inAnaerobic Membrane Bioreactors Treating Municipal Wastewater. Water Environment Research, 88(2),158-167

  4. Gao, W. J., Han, M. N., Xu, C. C., Liao, B. Q., Hong, Y., Cumin, J., & Dagnew, M. (2016). Performance ofsubmerged anaerobic membrane bioreactor for thermomechanical pulping wastewater treatment. Journal of Water Process Eng., 13, 70-78.6

  5. Dong, Q., Parker, W., & Dagnew, M. (2015). Impact of FeCl3 dosing on AnMBR treatment of municipalwastewater. Water research, 80, 281-293.7

  6. Dong, Q., Dagnew, M., Cumin, J., & Parker, W. (2015). Preliminary evaluation of biosolids characteristicsfor anaerobic membrane reactors treating municipal wastewaters. Water Science and Technology, 72(8),1446-1454.8.

  7. Dagnew, M., Parker, W. J., & Seto, P. (2012). Anaerobic membrane bioreactors for treating highstrength particulate wastewater: Short term membrane fouling characterization and control tests. Journal of Membrane Science

  8. Dagnew, M., Pickel, J., Parker, W. J., & Seto, P. (2010). Anaerobic membrane bioreactors for WAS digestion:Tubular versus hollow fibre membranes, Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy.

  9. Dagnew, M., Parker, W. J., & Seto, P. (2010). A pilot study of anaerobic membrane digesters for concurrentthickening and digestion of waste activated sludge (WAS). Water science and Technology, 61(6), 1451-1458

Selected Recent conference Publications

  1. Filler, R., Dagnew, M., Goel, R. and Gauld, G. (2018). Assessing impact of variable alpha factors on dynamic simulation of full scale WWRF aeration. WRRMod2018, Lac Beauport, Quebec.

  2. Mehrabi, S., Dagnew, M., Houweling, D. (2018). Impact of MABR biofilm scouring on startup of mainstream nitritation process. WEAO 2018 technical conference, London, Ontario.

  3. Dong, Tianchen, Shewa, W., Gauld, G, Dagnew, M. (2018). Enhancing Primary Treatment Process Using Ferric Coagulant And Polymer For Carbon Redirection: A Case Study Of Vauxhall Waste Water Treatment Plant. 4th IWA Specialized International Conference "Eco- technologies for Wastewater Treatment (ecoSTP) 2018“, London, Ontario

  4. Houweling, D., Peeters, J., Zebo, L., Cote, P. and Dagnew, M. (2017). Membrane aerated biofilm rector performance sensitivity to operating conditions. 10th International conference on biofilm reactors, 9-12 May, Ireland

  5. Katz, S., Baumgarten, S., Dagnew, M., & Adams, N.(2016). Micro Pollutant Removal Using MBR Technology with Powdered Activated Carbon Addition in Municipal Wastewater Treatment. Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation. WEFTEC, New Orleans, United States (2751-2763)

  6. Peeters, J., Adams, N., Long, Z., Dagnew, John, I., and Cote, P.(2016). Innovative membrane aeratedbiofilm reactor technology for low-energy nutrient removal - pilot demonstration. Central states water environment association 89th conference. central states water environment association, Wisconsin, United States

  7. Rynders, T., Molongoski, R., Fischer, M., Weaver, B., Dagnew, M., Mutton, B., & Cumin, J.(2015). From Beer to Nuts: Recovering Energy from Brewery Waste Streams with Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors. Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation. WEFTEC, Chicago, United States (4868-4897)

  8. Galib, M., Elbeshbishy, E., Hong, Y., Dagnew, M., & Lee, H. S.(2014). Performance of a submerged anaerobic membrane bioreactor for food wastewater treatment: treatment efficiency and membrane fouling. Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation. WEFTEC, New Orleans, United States (1753-1766)