618-2045/02 – Practical tuition concerning the melting of alloys (PTS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgy and FoundryCredits9
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HAM33 doc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.
SPI069 Ing. Nikol Novohradská, Ph.D.
RAD913 Ing. Filip Radkovský
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 0+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Acquired knowledge: - the student will be able to explain the basic function of furnaces for melting ferrous and non-ferrous alloys - the student will be able to the basic procedures for melting ferrous and non-ferrous alloys - the student will be able to knowledge technological and metallurgical processes molten ferrous and non-ferrous alloys for casting molds , with a focus on artistic castings Acquired skills: - the student will be able to use their basic knowledge to determine of appropriateness metallurgical processes for melting ferrous and non-ferrous alloys - the student will be able to apply procedures for processing ferrous and non-ferrous alloys - the student will be able to prepare and cast ferrous and non-ferrous alloys into molds with a focus on artistic castings

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Tutorials

Summary

Practical tuition concerning the melting of alloys is intended to obtain theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the area of the melting of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. They will be used in the preparation of melt for casting art castings.

Compulsory literature:

[1]SCHLEG, P. F., et. al.: Technology of Metalcasting, AFS, Illinois, 2003, p. 351, ISBN 0-87433-257-5. [2]MICHNA, Š. et al. Aluminium Materials and Technologies from A to Z. Prešov: Adin, 2007. 588 s. ISBN 978-80-89244-18-8. [3]SCHLEGG,F.P. et al. Technology of Metalcasting. AFS Publication, 2003. ISBN-13: 978-0874332575, ISBN-10: 0874332575.

Recommended literature:

[1]MICHNA, Š. et al. Aluminium Materials and Technologies from A to Z. Prešov: Adin, 2007. 588 s. ISBN 978-80-89244-18-8. [2]LANGLAND, T. From clay to Bronze. Waston-Guptill Pubications, NewYork,N.Y. 10036: 1999. ISBN 0-8230-0638-7. [3]ANDREWS,O. Living Materials. University of California, California: 1988. ISBN 978-0-520-06452-2

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

http://www.fmmi.vsb.cz/cs/urceno-pro/studenty/podklady-ke-studiu/studijni-opory

Other requirements

There are not additional requirements on students in the field of this subject.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Introduction to the history of production of non-ferrous and ferrous metals till present times. 2) Field trip to the foundry shop, specialised on production of art castings. 3) Basic parameters of electric medium frequency induction furnaces suitable from measuring of ferrous alloys. 4) Basic metallurgical and technological procedures of secondary metallurgy treatment of ferrous alloys. 5) Practical training of metallurgical and technological procedures for preparation of steel to castings, including casting into moulds. 6) Practical training of metallurgical and technological procedures for preparation of cast iron, including casting into moulds. 7) Practical training of main methods for secondary metallurgy treatment of steel for castings and cast iron, including influencing the final structure of the casting by inoculation and modification. 8) Field trip to the foundry shop, specialised on production of art castings. 9) Basic parameters of electric low frequency induction and resistance furnaces, shaft furnaces, flame and crucible furnaces suitable for melting of non-ferrous alloys. 10) Basic metallurgical and technological procedures of secondary metallurgy treatment of non-ferrous alloys. 11) Practical training of metallurgical and technological procedures for preparation of tin bronze, including casting into moulds. 12) Individual preparation of the mould for casting of an art casting, participation at preparation of liquid phase of the alloy, its secondary metallurgy treatment and casting.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Compulsory attendance at exercises min. 80%.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (B0214A270001) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B0214A270001) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0214A270001) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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