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Dr

David Dixon

Honorary
Chemical Engineering
science & technology
physical sciences
technology
engineering
water resources
life sciences & biomedicine
environmental sciences
environmental sciences & ecology
engineering, environmental
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Dr

David Dixon

 
Division
Engineering
 
Primary Interest
Water and wastewater treatment
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Dr

David Dixon

 

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.

Research Activities
- Environmental engineering
- Water purification
- Water and waste water processing and recycling
- Sustainable technologies

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 41 most recent scholarly works by David Dixon.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2008

International Water Association Publication Award

International Water Association

1989

CSIRO medal (Sirofloc Process)

CSIRO

1981

Victoria Industrial Prize for the Sirofloc Plant

Society of Chemical Industry

1981

Russell Grimwade prize in Industrial Chemistry

Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI)

2004

FRACI - Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Chemical Engineering

Editor Of Virtual Journal Of Industrial Effluents

Virtual Journal of Industrial Effluents

Editor Of Iwa Journal, Water Research

IWA Journal, Water Research

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

University of Melbourne