Dr David Dixon is a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at The University of Melbourne. Dr Dixon is a member of the Particulate Fluids Processing Centre (PFPC), a Special Research Centre of the Australian Research Council (ARC).
Dr Dixon is a chemist with over 35 years experience in water and wastewater research.
He has considerable expertise in the colloid science area related to the use of treatment processes for both potable water and industrial effluents and to many aspects of sludge management. He has been involved with local and international water authorities and research institutes as a consultant on various water and wastewater issues.
- Environmental engineering
- Water purification
- Water and waste water processing and recycling
- Sustainable technologies
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The effect of pH on the release of metabolites by cyanobacteria in conventional water trea..
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Author reply to Discussion by W. R. Knocke and J. E. Tobiason, 2014, of Filtration and manganese removal by Geoff Hamilton, Barry Chiswell, John Terry, David Dixon and Lindsay Sly, 2013 Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA 62 (7), 417-425, doi:10.2166/aqua.2013.093
Barry Chiswell, Geoff Hamilton, John Terry, David Dixon, Lindsay Sly
Journal article | 2014 | Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-Aqua
Fractionation of natural organic matter in drinking water and characterization by C-13 cross-polarization magic-angle spinning NMR spectroscopy and size exclusion chromatography
S Wong, JV Hanna, S King, TJ Carroll, RJ Eldridge, DR Dixon, BA Bolto, S Hesse, G Abbt-Braun, FH Frimmel
Journal article | 2002 | Environmental Science & Technology
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
International Water Association Publication Award
CSIRO medal (Sirofloc Process)
Victoria Industrial Prize for the Sirofloc Plant
Russell Grimwade prize in Industrial Chemistry
FRACI - Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Editor Of Virtual Journal Of Industrial Effluents
Virtual Journal of Industrial Effluents
Editor Of Iwa Journal, Water Research
IWA Journal, Water Research
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
University of Melbourne