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British Council: Dye Tracing Practical Experiences and Applications

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20th September 2010 Srinakharinwirot University

Faculty of Engineering, Ongkharak, Nakhonnayok, 26120

Dye tracing is a well established, multi discipline practice. This one day workshop, brought together a number of experienced "dye tracers" with divergent uses for fluorescence based procedures. These experiences are supplemented by presentations covering an introduction to fluorescence and the theory behind dye tracing. The workshop was sponsored by the British Council (PMI2 Connect Grant), University of Warwick (UK) and Srinakharinwirot University in collaboration with colleagues from Cranfield University (UK) and University of Kristianstad (Sweden).


09:15 - Registration and Welcome address

09:30 – 11:00 Session 1 - Fluorometric tracing techniques and river studies

“Tracers & Tracing techniques” (Download(PDF Document))

Professor Ian Guymer (University of Warwick, UK)

“Mixing in Rivers” (Download(PDF Document))

Professor Ian Guymer (University of Warwick, UK)

“Water quality in rivers affected by caged fish farms and rice field effluents (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Chanwit Saiyudthong (Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand)

11:00 – Refreshments

11:30 – 13:00 Session 2 – Coastal, ponds & wetlands

“Near-shore Wave Mixing Processes” (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Jonathan Pearson (University of Warwick, UK)

"Linking biodiversity and wetland geometry - an example from highway stormwater management ponds in Southern Sweden" (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Lena Vought (University of Kristianstad, Sweden)

"Are constructed wetlands really working as you have designed them? - an example from a nutrient-removal ponds system used to treat agricultural runoff in Southern-Sweden" (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Jean Lacoursière (University of Kristianstad, Sweden)

13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 – 15:30 Session 3 – Chemical fate and applications in SE Asia

Bed storage and hyporheic exchanges” (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Jonathon Pearson (University of Warwick, UK)

“Fate of Chemicals in the Natural Environment” (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Mick Whelan (Cranfield University, UK)

"CITYBLUES - an EU Asia-Link project integrating engineering and ecological approaches in urban water(s) management" (Download(PDF Document))

Dr Jean Lacoursière (University of Kristianstad, Sweden)

15:30 Discussion & Close

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