361-0303/02 – Combustion Basics (Spal)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Jiří Horák, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Jiří Horák, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HOR72 Ing. Jiří Horák, Ph.D.
KRP76 Ing. Kamil Krpec, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will get knowledge about properties of fuels, combustion statics, types of combustion facilities and pollutants which are produced by combustion.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Project work

Summary

Fuel, types, fuel sources and theirs consumption. Solid fuels and theirs properties. Characteristic of liquid and gaseous fuels. Energy value of fuel, high heating value, low heating value. Combustion statics of solid/liquid/gaseous fuels. Air excess coefficient. Imperfect combustion. Ostwald’s triangle. Formation of pollutants. Formation and reduction of NOX, SO2, CO, CO2 and solid particles. Main types of combustion facilities. Combustion efficiency and efficiency of combustion facilities.

Compulsory literature:

SMOOT, L., SMITH, P., Coal combustion and gasification, New York 1985, ISBN 0-306-41750-2

Recommended literature:

Edited by Loo and Jaap Koppejan, The Handbook of Biomass Combustion and Co-firing, UK 2008, ISBN 978-7-84407-249-1. WILLIAMS A., POURKASHANIAN M.,JONES M., Combustion and gasification of coal, New Yeark 2000, ISBN 1-56032-549-6 PRABIR B., Combustion and gasification in fluidized beds, New Yeark 2006, ISBN 0-8493-3396-2

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

cvičení (40b) - písemný test přepočty stavů 10b, písemný test spalování 20b, program 10 b, možnost jen jedné opravy písemného testu (počítá se poslední dva testy), min. počet bodů 15b; - v případě nepřítomnosti u testu nutnost dodání dokladu od doktora, náhradní termín ihned po uzdravení. Přistižení při opisování = nula bodů z písemky; - odevzdání programu je k vyhlášenému termínu, každý den zpoždění = mínus jeden bod.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

For written tests (exercise and test) it is possible to have a calculator and a periodic table of elements, min. 15b of the written part of the exam is a requirement for admission to the oral examination.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

It summarises and deepens the knowledge of fuel energy parameters, and combustion balance calculations, and completes them by basics of combustion kinetics. Issues of harmful substance formation by combustion, inclusive CO2 abatement, follow.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 40  15
        Examination Examination 60  36
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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