542-0434/01 – Technology Designing (PT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Botula, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Botula, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation2007/2008
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesMaster
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Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Analysis of knowledge base in the area of raw materials properties and characteristics of mineral processing machinery. Interpretation of acquired informations and their synthesis for the mineral processing technology designing.

Teaching methods



The basic ideas a conceptions of mineral processing systems and technologies designing. Applications of recent methods based on graph theory and matrix analysis.

Compulsory literature:

KING, R. P., C. L. SCHNEIDER a E. A. KING. Modeling and simulation of mineral processing systems. 2nd ed. Englewood, Colo.: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, 2012. ISBN 978-0-87335-345-8. MULAR, Andrew L., D. N. HALBE and Derek J. BARRATT. Mineral processing plant design, practice, and control proceedings. New York: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, 2002 SUBBA RAO, D. V. Minerals and coal: process calculations. Boca Raton: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016. ISBN 9781315225524.

Recommended literature:

Barbery, G. (1991). Mineral Liberation: Measurement, Simulation and Practical Use in Mineral Processing. Editions GB, Quebec BERGE, Claude. The theory of graphs. Mineola, N.Y.: Dover, 2001. ISBN 0-486-41975-4. SBÁRBARO, Daniel and René DEL VILLAR. Advanced control and supervision of mineral processing plants. New York: Springer, 2010. Advances in industrial control. ISBN 978-1-84996-106-6. VEVERKA, Vladimír a František MADRON. Material and energy balancing in the process industries: from microscopic balances to large plants. New York: Elsevier Science B.V., 1997. ISBN 0-444-82409-x.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1)Základní pojmy, výchozí údaje pro navrhování technologií 2)Topologie technologického procesu - teorie grafů, maticová analýze technologického procesu 3) Bilanční výpočty složitých technologických systémů 4) Projektování přípravných úpravnických procesů ( drcení,mletí a třídění) 5) Projektování rozdružovacích procesů ( gravitační,magnetické a flotační způsoby úpravy) 6) Vodní hospodářství úpraven.

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
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Úloha Other task type 100  0
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2004/2005 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T009) Industrial treatment technologies P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T009) Industrial treatment technologies P Czech Ostrava 5 Choice-compulsory study plan

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