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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Gas industry - N216009
Title: Plynárenství
Guaranteed by: Department of Gaseous and Solid Fuels and Air protection (216)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: cancelled
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: M216006
Guarantor: Hlinčík Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M228007, M216006
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The subject is focused on the chemical and energy use of natural gas. Students are acquainted with the composition of natural gas, its creation, extraction and treatment so that it can be transported over long distances, or storage in underground tanks and used as a chemical raw material and energy.
Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (31.07.2015)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

Interpret contemporary theories of natural gas

Terms of mining and interchangeability

Assess the adjustment needed for raw natural gases before to their transport and distribution

The basic technology of chemical use of natural gases

Last update: TAJ216 (19.11.2013)
Literature -

R: Kidnay A. J. a kol.: Fundamentals of natural gas processing, CRC Press, 2011.

R: Mokhatab S. a kol.: Handbook of Natural Gas Transmission and Processing, Gulf Professional Publishing, 2015.

A: Wang X., Economides M.: Advanced Natural Gas Engineering, Gulf Publishing Company, 2009.

A: Kolektiv; Plynárenská příručka; GAS s.r.o., Praha 1997

Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (31.07.2015)
Learning resources -

Ulmanova encyklopedie průmyslové chemie

Edice GAS s.r.o. Praha, časopisy Plyn, Energetika, All for Power

Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (13.08.2015)
Syllabus -

1. Introduction. Theory of the origin of natural gas, migration and accumulation

2. Natural gas production

3. Natural gas processing

4. Unconventional natural gas

5. Liquefied natural gas

6. Transport properties of gases

7. Calculation of compression factor

8. Qualitative measurement of natural gas at transfer stations

9. Quantitative measurement of natural gas at transfer stations

10. Natural gas odorization

11. Gas to liquid

12. Use of natural gas as a chemical feedstock - production of synthesis gas

13. Use of natural gas as a chemical feedstock - direct use of natural gas

14. Use of natural gas as a chemical feedstock - indirect use of natural gas

Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (03.01.2016)
Registration requirements -


Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (13.08.2015)
Course completion requirements -

To complete the subject successfully, the student must answer at least 50% of the questions correctly at the oral exam.

Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (29.01.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.4 10
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2.1 60
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 5