14 Dec - Fasil Ejigu Eregno (REALTEK)

  • PhD student Fasil Ejigu Eregno
    Belachew Asalf Tadesse

Fasil Ejigu Eregno, Faculty of Science and Technology (RealTek), NMBU will defend his PhD thesis: “Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment and Water Quality Modelling - On Drinking Water Sources, Recreational and Recycled Waters” on 14 December 2017

14 Dec - Fasil Ejigu Eregno (REALTEK)

Norwegian title of thesis:
Kvantitativ mikrobiell risikoanalyse og modellering av vannkvalitet – for drikkevannskilder, badevann og vann til gjenbruk

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
New knowledge and research to enhance the understanding of health- and drinking water risk management for pathogens in a climate change scenario

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
14 December 2017 in Urbygningen, Festsalen U215, NMBU, Ås

10:15  Trial lecture
12:15  Public defence

Evaluation committee:

  • First opponent: Professor Nicholas J. Ashbolt, University of Alberta, School of Public Health, Canada
  • Second opponent: Associate Professor Karina Bakkeløkken Hjelmervik, Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime Sciences, University College of Southeast Norway (HSN)
  • Committee coordinator: Professor Knut Kvaal, Faculty of Science and Technology, RealTek, NMBU

Main supervisor:

  • Associate Professor Arve Heistad, Faculty of Science and Technology, RealTek, NMBU


  • Associate Professor Ingun Tryland, Faculty of Science and Technology, RealTek, NMBU and Researcher scientist at The Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA)
  • Professor Razak Seidu, Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2017:77. ISSN: 1894-6402. ISBN: 978-82-575-1470-9

Published 5. desember 2017 - 10:25 - Updated 5. desember 2017 - 10:51