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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Petroleum Technology II - M215002
Title: Technologie ropy II
Guaranteed by: Department of Petroleum Technology and Alternative Fuels (215)
Actual: from 2019 to 2019
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:3/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA
Interchangeability : N215009
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)
This course follows after the course Petroleum Technology I. Students become acquinted with properties of individual petroleum products and their utilization as well as with the trends in their consumption. Further, attention is paid to the problematics of biofuels - their classification, properties, production technologies and use as transport fuels. Other alternative fossil fuels are discussed as well. Attention is paid also to the environmental aspects of petroleum processing. Finally, key refinery catalysts and their production are discussed as well.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

Students will know:

Properties of individual produced petroleum products and their utilization.

Production of biofuels and alternative fossil fuels, their production and utilization as driving fuels in transport.

Environmental aspect of petroleum processing and refinery processes.

Refinery catalysts and basics of their production.

Literature -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

R: Gary J.H., Handwerk G.E.: Petroleum Refining, Technology and Economics, 3rd edition, Marcel Dekker, New York, USA, 1994, ISBN 0-8247-9157-6

A: Petroleum Refining, Vol. 3, Conversion Processes (Ed. Leprince P.), Editions Technip, Paris, France, 2001, ISBN 2-7108-0779-3

Learning resources -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

Kubička, D.: Petroleum Technology II, lectures provided to students in electronic form

Syllabus -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

1. Petroleum products and trends in their production, combustion of automotive fuels

2. Properties and use of gaseous hydrocarbons and gasolines

3. Properties and use of kerosene and diesel

4. Properties and use of fuel oils, bunker fuels and bitumen

5. Properties and use of lubricants

6. Environmental aspects of refineries, emissions formed during petroleum processing

7. Petroleum accidents, analysis of the causes of accidents in refineries

8. Biofuels – definition, classification, bioethanol, biobutanol – properties and production

9. Biodiesel and green diesel (HVO) – properties and production

10. Advanced biofuels – current trends

11. Gaseous fossil and bio-fuels

12. Alternative fossil fuels

13. Refinery catalysts and their production

Registration requirements -
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

Petroleum Technology I

Course completion requirements - Czech
Last update: Kubička David Ing. Ph.D., MBA (10.01.2020)

Student musí úspěšně napsat 2 průběžné a poté závěrečný zkouškový test. Z každého testu je nutno získat alespoň 50 bodů ze 100 možných. V ústní části zkoušky student případně vysvětlí a doplní odpovědi uvedené v písemné části. Výsledná známka se skládá z 1/4 bodů získaných z 1. testu, z 1/4 bodů získaných z 2. testu a 1/2 bodů získaných ze závěrečného testu.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1,5 42
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 3,5 98
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Examination test 50
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 50