Ajith Edathoot

Fachgebiet Umweltgerechte Stadt– und Infrastrukturplanung

Fachliche Schwerpunkte

Grauwasser-Recycling und -Wiederverwendung / Greywater Recycling & Reuse
Dezentrales Abwassermanagement / Decentralised Wastewater Management
Flächendeckende inklusive Abwasserentsorgung / Citywide Inclusive Sanitation

Beruflicher Werdegang

Since 2021
Research Associate at the HafenCity University in the Department of “Environmentally Sound Urban and Infrastructure Planning” led by Prof. Dr. –Ing. Wolfgang Dickhaut

Since 2020
Project Manager, UrbanWaters Consulting GmbH, Luebeck

Project Co-ordinator, Knowledge Management & Capacity Building at BORDA, Bremen

Senior Training Content Developer, at CDD Society, Bangalore, India

2012 – 2015
Project Manager, Ecosan Services Foundation, Pune, India

Master of Technology in Technology & Development at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

R&D Trainee, Pelican Biotech & Chemical Labs, Alappuzha, India

Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology Engineering at University of Calicut, India


Main author:
Edathoot, A., Nicolics, S., Staribacher, E., Caballero, A., Panse, D., Labhasetwar, P., Doyle, L., Langergraber, G., (2015): Application of the NaWaTech safety and O&M planning approach for MBR and SBR treatment systems at Amanora Park Town, Pune, India. Water and Development Congress & Exhibition. IWA

Masi, F., Bresciani, R., Rizzo, A., Edathoot, A., Patwardhan, N., Panse, D., Langergraber G., Green Walls for grey water treatment and recycling in dense urban areas: a case-study in Pune, Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, IWA Publishing 2016

Masi, F., Bresciani, R., Rizzo, A., Edathoot, A., Patwardhan, N., Panse, D., Langergraber G., (2015): Vertical Gardens for Greywater Treatment and Recycling In Dense Urban Areas: A Case-study In India. Water and Development Congress & Exhibition. IWA

Contributing Author In: Introducing City Sanitation Plan: Practitioner’s Manual (2016), GIZ India

Contributing Author In: Barreto Dillion, L., Doyle, L., Langergraber, G., Satish, S. and Pophali, G. (Editors), (2013): Compendium of Natural Water Systems and Treatment Technologies to cope with Water Shortages in Urban areas in India. Berlin: epubli GmbH

Edathoot, A., (2013): Implementation of City Sanitation Plans, Case Study Kochi; Sustainable Sanitation and Water Management URL: www.sswm.info


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