PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Demmelash Mengistu, Faculty of Science and Technology (REALTEK) will defend his PhD thesis "Microplastics in stormwater runoff: Measuring tire wear particles (TWP) concentration in the road environment and effect of treatment systems" on 8 March 2023
Norwegian title of thesis:
"Mikroplast i veiavrenning: Måling av konsentrasjon av dekkslitasjepartikler (DSP) i veimiljøet og renseeffekt i anlegg for overvann"
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"Sustainable management practices of polluted road run-off"
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Wednesday 8 March 2023
10:15 Trial lecture
12:15 Public defence
Place: Festsalen (U215), Urbygningen, NMBU
- Streaming link for trial Lecture: https://nmbu.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=017c74d8-e78b-4e64-b5f2-afbe00e6fae2
- Streaming link for defence: https://nmbu.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=9b591dab-1dd2-4cf4-a112-afbe00e79cda
First opponent: PhD Christian Vogelsang, Norwegian Institute of Water Research
Second opponent: Associate professor Åsmund Rinnan, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Committee coordinator: Associate professor Nazli Pelin Kocatürk Schumacher, REALTEK, NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor Arve Heistad, REALTEK, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Professor Knut Kvaal, REALTEK, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Associate professor Vegard Nilsen, REALTEK, NMBU
Co-supervisor: PhD Claire Coutris, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO)
Mentor: Jan Fredrik Aarseth, Ås municipality
The doctoral thesis is available for public review. If you want access to the thesis in pdf, please send an email to phd-realtek(at)nmbu.no.
Please include name of candidate and thesis number 2023:16, ISSN: 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-2045-8