14MMI12 - Furnaces and equipment in metallurgy

Course specification
Course titleFurnaces and equipment in metallurgy
Study programme
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ConditionОблик условљености
    The goalBasic principles for refractories and furnace atmospheres. Design of basic equipment which is used in metallurgy.
    The outcomeMonitoring of teaching materials on the following courses: Optimum design. Independent selection of refractory materials and furnace atmosphere related to the selected process and the product. Independent selection of basic parameters of the devices used in metallurgical engineering.
    Contents of lecturesI Furnaces and its basic elements: historical development of fornaces and its construction. Clasification. Elements for construction. ; II Refractories ; Definition, properties and clasification of refractories. Thermal, chemical and mechanical properties of refractories. Clasification and applicationa of refractories based on: silicon oxide, silicon oxide and alumina , chromite and magnesite, carbon and carbide and spetial refractories. Insulations ; III FURNACE ATMOSPHERES ; Basic principals. Clasification and basic tupes. Components. Vakuum. Chemicly active components of furnace atmospheres. Basic principals of selection. ; IV examples of calculation and design of furnaces and equipment in metallurgy ; Energy devises: recuperator, regenerator, chimney. Furnaces for preparation in metallurgy: sintering mashine, rotation furnace and fluo-solid reactor. Blast furnace. Electrical furnaces: Resistance furnaces, induction furnaces and special furnaces. ;
    Contents of exercisescaclulation classes
    1. О.P.Gupta, Elements of Fuels, Furnaces and Refractories, Khanna Publishers, 2004.
    2. W. Trinks, M. H. Mawhinney, R. A. Shannon, R. J. Reed, J. R. Garvey, INDUSTRIAL FURNACES, six edition, JOHN WILEY & SONS, INC. 2004.
    3. Charles A. Schacht, Refractories Handbook, Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2004.
    4. T.Volkov Husović, K.T.Raić, Metalurške peći, SIM, . Beograd 2010
    5. T.Volkov Husović, Vatrostalni materijali: svojstva i primena. Beograd, TMF.2007.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingclasses and calculation classes
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lecturesTest paper
    Practical lessonsOral examination40