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Pierre Berube

Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science;

Department of Intergrated Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science

Name: Pierre Berube
Title: Professor
Degrees: B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc. (University of Toronto), Ph.D. (University of British Columbia), P.Eng.
Office: CEME - Room 2034
Phone: (604) 822-5665
Email: berube@civil.ubc.ca

Research Interests

  • Drinking water treatment

  • Membrane processes for water and wastewater treatment (UBC Membrane Research Group)

  • Distribution system water quality

  • Advanced oxidation

  • Wastewater reuse

Current Research

  • Advanced oxidation (UV-O3) for the removal of disinfection by-products drom drinking water
  • Impact of Membrane Configuration and Hydrodynamic Conditions on the Permeate Flux in Submerged Membrane Systems for Drinking Water Treatment
  • Membrane Bioreactors for Anaerobic Treatment of Conventional and Medium Strength Wastewater
  • Anionic Surfactants in a Primary Effluent: Identification, Characterization and Removal
  • Mapping of Shear in Full-scale Membrane Systems

Bridge Grad Students

  • Kelly Bush, M.A.Sc. Student, Department of Civil Engineering
    Impact of Treatment System Upgrades on Drinking Water Quality in Ageing Distribution Systems


Please see Department's Personal Webpage for a list of publications

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