541-0019/01 – Technical Petrography (TP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year4Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1996/1997Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DAN75 Ing. Tomáš Daněk, Ph.D.
SLI60 prof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge and comprehension of properties and utilizationation of minerals and rocks. Recognize and describe minerals rock textures and structures. Students should learn: Collect fundamentals of research of rocks and minerals. Describe, clarify and interpret processes of material cycle. Apply analytical methods to describe minerals and rocks. Ilustrate knowledge in examples of utilization of rock.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The definition of physical and chemical properties of “industrial” nonsilicate and silicate minerals. Technical utilisation of rocks. Criteria for the utilisation of rocks as crushed aggregate and ornamental stones. Primary and secondary raw materials for glass making and stoneware manufacturing. Petrositales as part of glass ceramics. Anthropogeneous deposits as a source of non-traditional raw materials in cement, building and other industries. Genetic types of coals, macropetrographical classification, micropetrographical classification, maceral groups, microlithotypes.

Compulsory literature:

Kogel, J. E. et al. Industrial minerals and rocks. Comodities, Markets and Uses. Society for Mining, metalurgy and Exploration, Littleton, Colorado, USA, 2006. Raymond, L. Petrology : the study of igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic rocks. WCB/McGraw-Hill, Boston, c1995.

Recommended literature:

Tomkeieff, S. I. Dictionary of Petrology. John Wiley and Sons, New York, c1983. Taylor, G. H. et al. Organic Petrology. Gebrüder Borntraeger, Berlin, Stuttgart, 1998.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Základní charakteristika průmyslových hornin, petrurgické suroviny, sklo a keramika, cementy a smaltové hmoty, strusky a popílky - fázové složení, fyzikální a mechanické vlastnosi. Přírodní stavební materiály - těžené kamenivo, drcené kamenivo, kámen pro hrubou a ušlechtilou kamenickou výrobu. Aktuelní principy klasifikace se zaměřením na vztah mezi petrografickou analýzou a fyzikálně-mechanickými vlastnostmi.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2006/2007 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan

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