Use of Various Thin-Layer Settling Schemes for Industrial Wastewater Treatment


  • Varuzhan Levon Shamyan National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia, Yerevan



suspended matter, laminar flow, inter-shelf distance, flow velocity


In this paper, the theoretical preconditions in favor of the use of thin-layer settling tanks for industrial wastewater treatment are substantiated by the corresponding laboratory studies. The data from the results of studies of wastewater treatment of the textile, knitwear and silk industries conducted on laboratory thin-layer settling tanks according to the basic schemes of wastewater supply and precipitating sediment are given. As stated by these data, according to the generally accepted criteria for the effectiveness of suspended solids retention for wastewater of the above-mentioned industries, it is more preferable to use thin-layer sedimentation in a cross-sectional scheme.

Author Biography

Varuzhan Levon Shamyan, National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia, Yerevan

doctor of philosophy (PhD) in engineering, associate professor (RA, Yerevan) - National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia, associate professor at the Chair of Hydroconstruction, Water Systems and Hydroelectric Power Plants


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How to Cite

Shamyan, V. L. (2021). Use of Various Thin-Layer Settling Schemes for Industrial Wastewater Treatment . Journal of Architectural and Engineering Research, 1(1), 43–49.