Save the date: Short-term training at Solar Energy Research Center CIESOL, University of Almería

The University of Almería (UAL) will organise a Short-term training for Technical staff and Scientists that will be held 6-7 September 2022, in Almería (Spain).

Entitled “Wastewater disinfection and removal of organic microcontaminants using low-cost solar open photo-reactors” and given by Scientists and Specialists from UAL, the course is designed for engineers; researchers; and representatives from European Water industry and companies who want to be trained on wastewater treatment by solar advanced oxidation processes.

The training will include visits, procedures, standards, and best practices theoretical and experimental ‘hands-on’ experience and cover the following topics:

  • Fenton and photo-Fenton chemistry
  • Wastewater characterization and treatment objectives
  • Description and operation of open photoreactors for photo-Fenton (raceway pond reactors)
  • Analysis of microcontaminants
  • Microbial characterization

Further details, including agenda of the two days, meeting place, and accommodations details can be download just below.

Last but not least, registration is free but mandatory. Accommodation and travel costs shall be covered by the participant.

To confirm your participation, please fill-in and send the application form (Link) to:

The registration deadline is July 1st, 2022. Eligible candidates will be informed until July, 8th 2022.


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 823802