546-0375/01 – Hydroseparation Processes (HsP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Miluše Hlavatá, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Miluše Hlavatá, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HLA54 Ing. Miluše Hlavatá, Ph.D.
PEC06 Ing. Iva Janáková, Ph.D.
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

The subject Hydro-separation Processes aims to present the methods of dewatering, thickening, flocculation of mineral resources and waste. Interpretation of the acquired information is within laboratory and experimental assignments.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Other activities

Summary

The course provides the students with basic knowledge in the area of hydroseparation processes. They will learn about the individual procedures, principles and technological equipment. The course deals with the following processes: dewatering, thickening, flocculation.

Compulsory literature:

Jan Drzymala: Mineral Processing. Foundations of theory and practice of minerallurgy. Wydawnictwo politechniki Wroclawskiej, Wroclaw, 2007, p. 507. ISBN: 978-83-7493-362-9 Izrail S. Turovskiy, P. K. Mathai. Wastewater Sludge Processing [online]. Wiley,2005 Chapter 3: Thickening and Dewatering (p 60-135). Dostupný z WWW <http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/bookhome/112100983> Online ISBN: 9780471791614

Recommended literature:

1.9th Conference on Environment and Mineral Processing : 23.6.-25.6.2005, VŠB- TU Ostrava, Czech Republic. Part I, II 2.10th Conference on Environment and Mineral Processing : 22.6.-24.6.2006, VŠB- TU Ostrava, Czech Republic. Part I, II,III 3.11th Conference on Environment and Mineral Processing : 31.5.-2.6.2007, VŠB- TU Ostrava, Czech Republic. Part I,II,III 4.Abstracts and full papers of plenary and keynote lectures of the XXII International Mineral Processing Congress : Cape Town, South Africa, 29 September - 3 October 2003

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

In the course of the semester tests will check the knowledge gained by students, understanding of the information is expressed by processing laboratory reports. The subject is closed by a credit and an examination.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Study of professional literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Basic concepts and characteristics of technological processes of raw material preparation. 2. Physical, physical-chemical and chemical separation processes and their basic technological characteristics. 3. Gravity technologies of concentration of mineral (and secondary) resources, both static and dynamic, theoretical substance and possible applications. 4. Physical–chemical and chemical methods of preparation of substances and raw materials 5. Substance of the flotation process, characteristics and action of flotation agents 6. Individual technological modifications of flotation, including machinery for flotation. 7. Theoretical essentials of soupádnosti, calculation of final velocities and coefficient of soupádnosti. Applicability of stalling speeds in the study of the following processes: sedimentation, hydraulic classification. 8. Characteristics of suspension coagulation and flocculation processes. 9. Dewatering and drying of coarse-grained, fine-grained matters and suspensions, principles and applicability. 10. Technical-technological characteristics of drainage bins, separators, centrifuges, filters and drying rooms. 11. Thickening and dewatering of fine-grained and sludge suspensions. Characteristics of suspension coagulation and flocculation processes. 12. Technical-technological substance of the filtration process; substance of vacuum, hyperbaric and pressure filtration of suspensions. Technological characteristics of settling basins (sludge ponds, lagoons and sludge beds), methods of deposition, improvement of old settling basins.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 33 (33) 17
                Laboratorní práce Laboratory work 15  9
                jiný typ úlohy Other task type 18  8
        Examination Examination 67  34
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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