226.057 Deponietechnik und Altlastensanierung
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, VO, 1.5h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

-  design landfill

- analyse and evaluate landfill emissions

- characterize and evaluate old waste site

- design and evaluate remediation projects

Subject of course

Goals of waste management and landfilling. The different concepts of landfilling. Landfill types and classes. Landfill siting, planning, operation, and after care. Landfills as biogeochemical ractor and as final sinks. Liners and top covers. Water and susbtance balances and emissions from landfilling and pollution abatement. Landfill remediation.

Teaching methods

- Disscusion of case studies

- Calculation of exercises

- Excursion to landfills and old waste sites


Mode of examination


Additional information

 An excursion to a landfill or contaminated site is planned, the date for the excursion will be agreed with the students.



 Zuordnung im Masterstudium Bauingenieurwesen (Studienkennzahl: 066 505):

Modul 2 der Vertiefungsrichtung Wasser & Ressourcen
Modul 3 der anderen Vertiefungsrichtungen

The presentation of the content and goals of the Master's courses in our research area for the winter semester 2023 will take place on October 3, 2023, from 10 to 10:30 a.m. in the Seminarroom AA 03 – 1 CEE (Karlsplatz 13, staircase 1, 3rd floor). Participation is this presentation is not mandatory




Course dates

Fri09:00 - 12:0020.10.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Deponietechnik LV 226.057
Fri09:00 - 12:0003.11.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Deponietechnik LV 226.057
Fri09:00 - 12:0017.11.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Deponietechnik LV 226.057
Fri09:00 - 12:0024.11.2023Seminarraum AD 03 - 1 Deponietechnik LV 226.057
Fri09:00 - 12:0001.12.2023Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 Deponietechnik LV 226.057

Examination modalities

positive written exam & participation in the excursion. in case that a participation in the excursion is not possible, an exercise has to be done prior to the exam.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 505 Civil Engineering Science Mandatory elective
066 566 Environmental Engineering Mandatory elective


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