637-0917/02 – Materials recycling (ReM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Non-ferrous Metals, Refining and RecyclingCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesDoctoral
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BRO37 doc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
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Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will be able to describe the recycling technologies, their characteristics, distribution-enumeration of waste recycling processes - hydrometallurgical, pyrometallurgical and combined methods of processing of materials containing metals and non-metallic materials, refining of the obtained products - enumerating ecological and economic aspects of modern recycling technologies, current situation and recycling technology in the Czech Republic.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs
Project work

Summary

The content of the subject is summarized in the basic topics concerning the technological and ecological aspects of material recycling. The selection of chapters will be carried out in consultation with the supervisor with respect to the focus of the doctoral dissertation. Basic themes: Materials recycling, advanced recycling technology, recycling of metallic materials, recycling of non-metallic materials, biorecycling technology, thermal recycling processes, tertiary recycling, aerobic and anaerobic digestion, vermicomposting. Modification of existing recycling technologies. Ecological aspects of utilization of metal-bearing wastes in metal production. Modern Wastewater Technology and BAT Applications.

Compulsory literature:

KEETON, W.T. and J. GOULD. Biological Science. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1989. ISBN 978-0393953886. ASHBY, M. F. Materials and the environment: eco-informed material choice. 2nd ed. Waltham: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. ISBN 978-0-12-385971-6. KARAGIANNIDIS, A. Waste to Energy. London: Springer-Verlag, 2012. ISBN 978-1-4471-2306-4 RAO, S.R. Resource recovery and recycling from metallurgical wastes. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006. ISBN 0-08-045131-4. SUTHAR, S. Recycling of agro-industrial sludge through vermitechnolog. Ecological Engineering. 2010, 36 (8), 1028-1036. ISSN 0925-8574.

Recommended literature:

RAMACHANDRA, R. Resource recovery and recycling from metallurgical wastes. Oxford, 2006. ISBN 978-0-08-045131-2. SCHEIRS, J. Polymer recycling. UK, 1998. ISBN 0-471-970549.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Oral exam with written preparation. Control of the project being processed and regular consultations.

E-learning

Other requirements

The content of the subject is summarized in the basic topics concerning the technological and ecological aspects of material recycling. The selection of chapters will be carried out in consultation with the supervisor with respect to the focus of the doctoral dissertation.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Introduction to Materials Recycling. Basic definition and distribution of recycling technologies. Recycling legislation. Comparison of modern and classic recycling technologies. Technology of processing hazardous materials in wastes. Technology of thermal decomposition, pyrolysis and plasma. Biowaste processing technology. Biodegradation processes. Combustion waste processing technology. Technology for the treatment of unusable waste. Recycling technologies usable in industries. Recycling and regranulation technology. Alternative wasteless technologies.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P0788D270004) Material sciece and Engineering P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0788D270004) Material sciece and Engineering K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0788D270004) Material sciece and Engineering K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0788D270004) Material sciece and Engineering P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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