617-0809/01 – Fuel Technology (TP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ChemistryCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation2016/2017
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PAN37 doc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.
PAV33 Ing. Jan Pavelka, ING.PAED.IGIP
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The main goals are to present for students the recent state in technologies of solid, liquid and gaseous fuel processing and perspectives and the utilization of fuels as chemical and energy resources.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs

Summary

Theoretical fundamentals of the fuels technology. Current processes and their innovation, use of the main classes of fuel in the energetics, chemical industry, metallurgy and other industries. New processing technology and fuel utilization. Environmental protection issues in fuel technology.

Compulsory literature:

1) Speight, J.G.: Chemistry and Technology of Petroleum. CRC/Taylor&Francis 2007 2) Berkowitz,N.: An introduction to coal technology. Academic Press 1994

Recommended literature:

1) Krevelen, D.W. van. Coal : typology, physics, chemistry, constitution. 3.vydání. Elsevier 1993

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are no additional requirements for students.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction and basic concept. Renewable and nonrenewable energy sources. Development and perspectives of fuel industry. 2. Origin of caustobioliths, review of theoretical approaches. History of caustobioliths utilization. Present status and perspective of caustobiolith extraction (CR and world). 3. Coal technologies. Carbonization. Carbonization chemistry, kinetics and dynamics of the coking process. Link between carbonization conditions and characteristics of products. 4.Gasification of coal. Syngas. Reactors for gasification. C1- chemistry. 5. Coal liquefaction. The theory of dissolution of the coal substance. Extraction and degradation of coal. Direct and indirect liquefaction, history and perspective. 6 Coal for energy production. Co-processing, co-pyrolysis of coal ( waste treatment)and its perspective. 7. Crude oil. Mining, basic processing, transport and storage. Composition of crude oil and petroleum classification. Oil and the environment. Biological degradation of petroleum and petroleum derivatives. 8. Chemistry of methods in oil processing. Petrochemicals. Cracking and refining of petroleum fractions. 9. Refined products from crude oil. The production of fuels and lubricants. Fuel combustion in diesel and gasoline engines. Heating oil. Asphalt. 10. Alternative fuels. Bituminous sands and kerogen rocks. 11.Gaseous fuels (natural gas, CBM, hydrogen). Gaseous fuels in transportation. 12. Renewable fuels. Biofuels. 13 Fuel cells. Principle, current status in usage and perspective for energy recovery. 14. Ecological and economic aspects of fuel production. The issue of carbon dioxide sequestration. Clean Coal Technology.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester, validity until: 2016/2017 Summer 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 30 (30) 16
                Laboratory work Laboratory work 30  16
        Examination Examination 70 (70) 35
                Written examination Written examination 30  15
                Oral Oral examination 40  20
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2012/2013 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (N3909) Process Engineering (2807T004) Chemical Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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