617-0953/02 – Chemistry of Caustobioliths (CHK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ChemistryCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
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PAN37 doc. Ing. Petr Pánek, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0
Combined Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Extending of the knowledge about theoretical and technological principles of the processes using caustobioliths.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

Origin, chemical composition and modern processing technologies of solid, liquid and gaseous caustobioliths and their importance for the global economy.

Compulsory literature:

1) Speight, J.G.: Chemistry and Technology of Petroleum. CRC/Taylor&Francis 2007 2) Krevelen, D.W. van. Coal : typology, physics, chemistry, constitution. 3.vydání. Elsevier 1993 3) Berkowitz,N.: An introduction to coal technology. Academic Press 1994

Recommended literature:

1) Speight,J.G.: Handbook of Coal Analysis.Wiley- Interscience 2005 2) Speight,J.G.: Handbook of Petroleum Analysis. Wiley- Interscience 2001

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

They will be specified according to the thesis topic.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Genesis of caustobioliths. History of caustobioliths utilization, present status and perspective. The main world caustobioliths resources. Economic and environmental aspects of the fuel utilization. 2. Coal petrography. Current views on the composition and structure of coal. Chemistry of combustion, gasification and coal carbonization. The process of self-combustion. Possibilities of obtaining liquid fuels from coal. Clean Coal Technology. Non-energy use of coal and products of its processing. Chemistry of tar and pitch. 3.Crude oil, its composition and classification. Recovery, primary processing, transport and storage. Chemical processes of oil refining. Oil and the environment. Biological degradation of petroleum and petroleum derivatives. The production of fuels and lubricants. Fuel combustion in diesel and gasoline engines. Heating oil. Asphalt. 4. Natural gas. Gaseous fuels in transportation. Gasification of coal. Syngas. Reactors for gasification. Underground gasification. 5.Alternative fuels. Extra heavy oils, bituminous sands and kerogen rocks.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester)
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