542-0431/04 – Chemical Processes (CHP)

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
Year2Semesterwinter
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

The student demonstrates the knowledge of basic technological processes of hydrometallurgical processing of raw materials and is able to apply them to solving simple practical problems of chemical metallurgy.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs

Summary

The subject deals with theoretical and practical aspects of chemical processes used in the processing of mineral resources and waste. Basic hydrometallurgical processes such as thermal treatment processes, leaching of metals into solutions and methods of their recovery are discussed.

Compulsory literature:

LETCHER, T. M., Janet L. SCOTT a Darrell A. PATTERSON. Chemical processes for a sustainable future. Cambridge, UK: The Royal Society of Chemistry, [2015]. ISBN 978-1-84973-975-7. GUPTA,Chiranjib.K. Chemical Metallurgy. Principles and Practice. Weinheim:Wiley,2003. ISBN 3-527-30376-6. MOORE, J. J. and E. A. BOYCE. Chemical metallurgy. 2nd ed. Boston: Butterworths, 1990. ISBN 0408053690. KAWATRA, S. KOMAR and COURTNEY A. YOUNG, ed. Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Handbook. Englewood, Colorado, USA: Society for Mining , Metallurgy&Exploration (SME), 2019. ISBN 978-0-87335-386-1. Available from: www.knovel.com

Recommended literature:

LI, Bowen, Jian LI, Shadia IKHMAYIES, et al., ed. Characterization of Minerals, Metals, and Materials 2018. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2018. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-72484-3. ISBN 978-3-319-72483-6. MARSDEN,John.O. and HOUSE,Ian,C. The Chemistry of Gold Extraction. Littleton: SME, 2006. ISBN 0-87335-240-8. HAVLIK,Tomáš. Hydrometallurgy: Principles and applications, Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd.,ISBN 9781845694. CRUNDWELL, Frank K et al. Extractive Metallurgy of Nickel, Cobalt and Platinum Group Metals. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2011, ISBN 978-0-08-096809-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Submission of properly elaborated protocols from laboratory exercises. Credit test. Oral examination.

E-learning

Výukové materiály v elektronické podobě dostupné z http://jiri-botula.webnode.cz/

Other requirements

Submission of properly elaborated protocols from laboratory exercises. Successful completion of the final test.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Hydrometallurgy, basic procedures and their applications 2. Thermal treatment, roasting, chemism and application 3. Technological equipment for roasting 4. Leaching of utility components, chemical and physico-chemical characteristics 5. Kinetics and thermodynamics of leaching processes 6. Technological equipment for leaching 7. Biological methods of leaching 8. Obtaining components from solution, overview of methods 9. Ion exchangers, theoretical aspects and applications 10.Extraction, theoretical aspects and applications 11.Electrolysis, theoretical aspects and applications 12.Other methods of metal recovery from solution (crystallization, cementation, hydrolysis, distillation) 13.Application of hydrometallurgy in processing of ore raw materials and waste 14.Basic calculations of technological schemes involving chemical reactions

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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