542-0058/01 – Mineral Processing Technology (TUS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Botula, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Botula, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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BOT40 doc. Ing. Jiří Botula, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 28+28
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students demonstrate the knowledge of individual ways of treating selected types of mineral resources and factors influencing the choice of treatment. After completing the course, students will be able to design a suitable technology for treatment and processing of selected mineral resources based on the acquired knowledge.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs

Summary

The course is devoted to the issue of treatment and processing of selected types of mineral resources. Attention is paid to the technology of coal treatment, polymetallic ores, precious metal ores, ceramics and glass materials including industrial minerals.

Compulsory literature:

KAWATRA, S. K. and Courtney YOUNG. SME mineral processing & extractive metallurgy handbook: volume one (and volume two). Englewood, Colorado: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, 2019. BULATOVIC, Srdjan M. Handbook of flotation reagents: chemistry, theory and practice. Boston: Elsevier, 2007. ISBN 0-444-53029-0. LEONARD, Joseph W. a Byron C. HARDINGE. Coal preparation. 5th ed. Littleton, Colo.: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, 1991. ISBN isbn0-87335-104-5. WILLS, B. A. Mineral processing technology: an introduction to the practical aspects of ore treatment and mineral recovery. 3rd ed. New York: Pergamon Press, 1985. ISBN 0-08-031160-1.

Recommended literature:

BULATOVIC, Srdjan,N . Handbook of flotation reagents: chemistry, theory and practice. Volume 3, Flotation of industrial minerals. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015. ISBN 978-0-444-53083-7. BULATOVIC, Srdjan, N. Handbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practice. Flotation of gold, PGM and oxide minerals. Elsevier, 2010. ISBN 9780444530820. DRZYMALA J. Mineral Processing. Wroclaw University of Technology. 2007. ISBN 978-83-7493-362-9. WILLS, B. A., Tim. NAPIER-MUNN a B. A. WILLS. Wills' mineral processing technology: an introduction to the practical aspects of ore treatment and mineral recovery. 7th ed. Boston, MA: Elsevier/BH, 2006. ISBN 978-0-750-64450-1.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Students prepare written protocols from laboratory exercises. Credit test. Oral examination.

E-learning

Other requirements

Submission of properly elaborated protocols from laboratory exercises

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Mineral resources, their characteristics and division, basic technological processes of treatment 2. Coal. Origin and chemical composition of coal, physical properties of coal and their use in the process of treatment 3 Coal processing technologies 4.Ore raw materials, iron ores, non-ferrous and precious metals ores, their classification and characteristics 5.General principles of ore treatment schemes. Basic factors influencing the choice of ore technology. Genetic, physical, physico-chemical and chemical properties 6.Non-ferrous metal ore processing technology (selected chapters) 7.Technology of precious metals ores processing 8.Non-metallic raw materials, characteristics and distribution 9.Technology of ceramic raw materials 10.Aggregate technology 11.Technology of glass raw materials 12.Technology of inorganic binders 13.Graphite technology 14.Barite and fluorite technology

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  31
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Compulsory participation in exercises, maximum excused absence 15%, submission of correctly solved protocols

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