Nathan N. Basiliko

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Enhancing dewatering, drying, combustion and utilization of pulp and paper mill biosludge

2017/18-2019/20 • $564,600 • PI,CO
Canadian pulp and paper mills generate more than 20 million cubic metres of raw biosludge per year. Biosludge is generated during biological wastewater treatment and consists to >98% of water with the remainder being bacteria and tree residues. Energy intensive dewatering can decrease the water...

Winter carbon losses in wetland ecosystem under current and future climates

2018/19-2019/20 • $306,975 • PI,CO
High latitude cold regions, including Arctic and northern areas of Canada, are warming more than twice as fast*as the rest of the planet, with the greatest warming occurring during the winter. Given that a major process*responsible for carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, microbial respiration,...