618-0910/05 – Theory of Ironmaking Processes (D-TVSŽ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgy and FoundryCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavlína Pustějovská, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Pavlína Pustějovská, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemester
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
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PUS37 doc. Ing. Pavlína Pustějovská, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student will be able to formulate : - basic principles of pig iron production and blast furnace pig iron production - thermodynamics and kinetics of processes in blast furnace - thermal aspects of blast furnace process

Teaching methods

Seminars
Individual consultations
Project work

Summary

The subject is focused on expand the knowledge about the blast furmace raw materials and their preparation: sintering, pelletizing, briquetting, about the trends in coke function and coke quality indexes, burden profile and materials distribution control system, the thermodynamic, kinetic and thermal processes of blast furnace cohesive and raceway zone, about blast furnace slags, removal of sulphur, carburization of pig iron.

Compulsory literature:

GEERDES, M., et al. Modern Blast Furnace Ironmaking. IOS PRESS, 2015. ISBN 978-1-61499-498-5. BABICH, A., et al. Ironmaking. Aachen: RWTH Aachen University Press, 2008. ISBN 3-86130-997-1. ARABINDA, S. and S. BIDYAPATI. Alternative Routes to Iron Making. Delhi: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd., 2016. ISBN 9788120351196. GHOS, A. and A. CHATTERJEE. Ironmaking and steelmaking: theory and practice. New Delhi: PHI Learning, 2011. ISBN 978-81-203-3289-8.

Recommended literature:

TUPKARY, R. H. and V. R. TUPKARY. Modern Iron Making Handbook. Stylus Publishing, LLC, 2017. ISBN 9781683921370. CHATTERJEE, A. Hot Metal Production by Smelting Reduction of Iron Oxide. Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd. 2014. ISBN 978-8120349476. SAH, R. and S. K. DUTTA. Alternate Method of Ironmaking. S. Chand Publishing, 2012. ISBN 9788121940580.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Ústní zkouška s písemnou přípravou, součástí hodnocení je předchozí odevzdání projektu na zvolené téma.

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Elaboration of project.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The blast furmace raw materials and their preparation: sintering, pelletizing, briquetting. Trends in coke function and coke quality indexes. Burden profile and materials distribution control system: the blast furnace profile and movement of material and gases. The thermodynamic, kinetic and thermal processes of blast furnace cohesive and raceway zone. Blast furnace slags. Removal of sulphur, carburization of pig iron. Challenges of the blast furmace ironmaking: factors govering blast furnace productivity, factors govering coke rate.

Conditions for subject completion

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (P0715D270006) Metallurgical Technology K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (P0715D270006) Metallurgical Technology P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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