Table 3: List of parameters.

Parameter (units) Description Range Value Source

Parameters
( ) Dissolved oxygen
 Oss ( ) Dissolved oxygen saturation concentration
( ) Ammonium nitrogen concentration
 Phy ( ) Phytoplankton carbon concentration
 Zoo ( ) Zooplankton carbon concentration
(°C) Water temperature
Rate parameters
( ) Reaeration rate at 20°C Computed
( ) Nitrification rate constant at 20°C 0.005–0.54 [5]
( ) Diatoms respiration rate constant at 20°C 0.05–0.2 [5]
( ) MPB respiration rate constant at 20°C 0.05–0.2 [5]
( ) Cyanophyceans respiration rate constant at 20°C 0.05–0.2 [5]
( ) Zooplankton respiration rate constant at 20°C [15]
(Assumed) ( ) Loss rate due to other processes
Temp correction coefficients
(none) Nitrification temperature correction coefficient 1.045–1.08 [5]
(none) Respiration temperature correction coefficient 1.04–1.08 [5]
(none) Mineralisation temperature correction coefficient [5]
Half-saturation constants
( ) Half-saturation constant of nitrification 1-2 [5]
Growth parameters
( ) Specific growth rate constant of Diatoms 0.2–4 [5]
( ) Specific growth rate constant of MPB 0.2–4 [5]
( ) Specific growth rate constant of Cyanophyceans 0.2–4 [5]
Mortality parameters
( ) Mortality rate constant of Diatoms 0.005–0.2 [5]
( ) Mortality rate constant of MPB 0.005–0.2 [5]
( ) Mortality rate constant of Cyanophyceans 0.005–0.2 [5]
( ) Mortality rate constant of Zoo [5]
Conversion factors
( ) Nitrogen to carbon ratio 0.15–0.25 [15]