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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)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
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 [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Kubička David prof. Ing. Ph.D., MBA
Interchangeability : N215009
Examination dates   Schedule   
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
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.
Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Aim of the course -

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.

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Literature -

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

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Learning resources -

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

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Syllabus -

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

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Registration requirements -

Petroleum Technology I

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
Course completion requirements - Czech

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.

Last update: Kubička David (10.01.2020)
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