637-0412/01 – Nonferrous Metals (NžK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Non-ferrous Metals, Refining and RecyclingCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Monika LosertováSubject version guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Monika Losertová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2005/2006Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFS, USP, FMT, HGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRO37 doc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
LOS35 doc. Dr. Ing. Monika Losertová
BUJ37 doc. Ing. Kateřina Skotnicová, Ph.D.
SZU02 doc. Ing. Ivo Szurman, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2
Combined Credit and Examination 18+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student after passing the exam from this subject will be able to: - classify nonferrous metals - apply basic theoretical knowledge from physical chemistry, chemistry and theory of metallurgical processes to the processes for production of nonferrous metals - characterise basic pre-requisites for development of processes of pyro- , hydro- and electrometallurgy - classify individual technologies - evaluate optimum technological process for production of selected groups of metals - formulate advantages and disadvantages of individual technologies - apply findings at solution of technical problems

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Project work

Summary

Metals, their properties, technical classification, sources of raw materials for nonferrous metals.Characteristics of pyrometallurgical, hydrometallurgical and electrometallurgical procedures for processing of nonferrous metals. Bases of processes for preparing, refining and recycling of heavy, light, noble, refractory, radioactive and rare earth metals. Alloys of nonferrous metals - basic properties and applications.

Compulsory literature:

ASM Handbook. Vol.2, Properties and Selection: Nonferrous Alloys and Special-Purpose Material. 10th edition, ASM International, 2000, 1328 p. ISBN 0-87170-378-5 DAVIS, J.R.: Metals Handbook, Desk Edition, ASM International, 1998, 1521 p.

Recommended literature:

MOORE, J. J.: Chemical Metallurgy. Oxford, 1990, 435 s.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

test

E-learning

no

Další požadavky na studenta

Monitoring of other information sources in the domain of metallurgy of metals and alloys. Improve the knowledge of Material Science. Improve level of the language facilities.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

· Technical classification of nonferrous metals, their typical properties, applications of pure metals and theri alloys in modern industry · Raw materials for metallurgy, importance of secondary raw materials and recycling · Thermodynamics and kinetics of pyrometallurgy processes of nonferrous metals, thermal dissociation, roasting, reduction, chlorination, Kellog´s and Ellingham´s diagrams · Melting, nonferrous metallurgy products: slags, matte, speiss, crude metal, refining processes · Hydrometllurgy and electrometallurgy · Technology, properties and application of heavy metals and their alloys (Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Hg, Sn) · Technology, properties and application of light metals and their alloys (Al, Mg, Be and others) · Technology, properties and application of noble metals and their alloy (Au, Ag, Pt group metals) · Technology, properties and application of high temperature melting metals and their alloys (Ti, W, Mo) · Technology, properties and application of rare earth metals and their alloys Sc, Y, La and lanthanides) · Technology, properties and application of radioactive metals (U, Ac, Th, Ra, Fr, transuranium elements and transactinides)

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 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 45 (45) 25
                Written exam Written test 15  9
                Laboratory work Laboratory work 20  10
                Project Project 10  6
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 26
                Oral Oral examination 55  26
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2014/2015 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2013/2014 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2012/2013 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2012/2013 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2010/2011 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2009/2010 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2008/2009 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2007/2008 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2006/2007 (B3923) Materials Engineering (3911R033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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