541-0170/01 – Technical petrography and fundamentals of silicate chemistry (TPZS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
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
Combined Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge and comprehension of properties and utilizationation of minerals and rocks. The objective is knowledge of silicates physical a chemical properties, as the most important mineral class and comprehension of its attachment on industrial applications. Significant objective is competence to synthesis theoretical informations and its application in processes of silicate technologies. Students should learn analysed the problem, combined theoretical knowledges with its practical utilisation, sumarised obtained knowledges, interpreted findings from the solutions practical problems point of view, generalised created conclusions.

Teaching methods

Lectures
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Summary

Basic characteristics of industrial rock, glass and ceramics, cements and enamel materials, slag and ash phase composition, physical and mechanical properties. Natural building materials. Characteristics of the physical and chemical properties of silicates and their relation to industrial applications.

Compulsory literature:

BLATT H., TRACY R., OWENS B.(2005) Petrology: Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic. - Freeman.

Recommended literature:

Ceramics - Silikáty / published by Foundation of Professor Rudolf Bárta, Institute od Chemical Technology in Prague, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. - Praha : Vysoká škola chemicko-technologická [Praha], 1990- ISSN 0862-5468 (print)1804-5847 (online) Tomkeieff, S. I. Dictionary of Petrology. John Wiley and Sons, New York, c1983. Hlaváč, J. The technology of glass and ceramics. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1983.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

During the semester, knowledge is checked by elaborating separate projects in the exercises.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Basic characteristics of industrial rocks, petrurgic raw materials, glass and ceramics, cements and enamel materials, slag and ash - phase composition, physical and mechanical properties. 2) Natural building materials - quarried aggregates, crushed aggregates, stone for coarse and fine stone production. 3) The current classification principles focusing on the relationship between the petrographic analysis and physico-mechanical properties. 4) SiO2 as the most significant oxide of the Earth’s crust, its forms of occurrence. SiO2 polymorphism – an important factor in the technology of silicates. 5) Characteristics of the physical and chemical properties of silicates and their relation to industrial applications. 6) Chemical diffusion, volume flow – important factors in the field of phase silicate systems. 7) Characteristics of the sintering processes, factors influencing sintering. 8) Nucleation and growth of new phases, dissolution of solid substances in the melts. 9) Characteristics of glass, glass-ceramics and ceramics based on clay minerals; raw materials and their mixtures. 10) Glass and crystal coatings - enamels, glazes. 11) Refractory acid materials /silica/ and alkaline materials /fire-clay/. 12) Air and hydraulic inorganic binders. Raw materials for cement production, cement phase composition, classification and characteristics of manufactured types of cement. Lime and its properties.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2016/2017 (N2111) Mining (2101T013) Mining of Mineral Resources and Their Utilization K Czech Most 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

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