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Course, academic year 2019/2020
  
Coal Technology - M216010
Title: Technologie uhlí
Guaranteed by: Department of Gaseous and Solid Fuels and Air protection (216)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type:  
Guarantor: Ciahotný Karel doc. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N216013
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)
The course teaches basic information on coal deposits, technologies of its extraction and treatment and information on basic technologies of coal utilization (combustion, gasification, liquefaction, production of activated carbon). An integral part of lectures is also a presentation focused on the production and use of alternative fuels based on renewable energy sources.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)

Students will learn about the composition of coal, its facilities, supplies, inventory life, processing technologies, the importance of coal between fuel-energy resources and the possibilities of its use.

Literature -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (09.01.2020)

D. Osborne: The coal handbook, Volume 1, Coal production, 2013

D. Osborne: The coal handbook, Volume 2, Coal utilisation, 2013

Z. Roubíček, Buchtele: Uhlí - zdroje, procesy, užití; Vydavatelství Montanex, Ostrava, 2002

Z. K. Ciahotný: Vlastnosti, výroba a použití uhlíkatých adsorbentů; Skriptum VŠCHT Praha, 2003

D. K. Ciahotný: Energetické zdroje České republiky a jejich předpokládaný vývoj; Skriptum VŠCHT Praha, 2003

D. Orhan Kural: Coal -Resources, Properties, Utilization, Pollution; Istambul 1995

Learning resources -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)

Ullmann-encyclopedia of industrial chemistry: http://knihovna.vscht.cz/databaze-intro_cze.html

Lectures notes

Teaching methods -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)

Two hours of lectures per week, finished with a written and oral exam

Syllabus -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)

1. The coal position among the primary energy sources, coal as an energy source and chemical raw material

2. Methods for the black and brown coal mining, coal treatment processes

3. Technological processes for drying, grinding and briquetting of coal

4. The use of coal in the past, the present and the future

5. Processes for the coal gasification, types of gasification equipment

6. Technologies for cleaning and processing of manufactured gas

7. Technologies of direct liquefaction of coal

8. Technologies for indirect coal liquefaction

9. Coke production

10. The use of coal for energy purposes, combustion processes

11. Types of combustion plants of different performances, their advantages and disadvantages

12. The production of the pollutants in the coal combustion, the primary options for pollution control

13. Carbon capture and storage technologies

14. Carbon adsorbent materials

Registration requirements -
Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D. (31.01.2018)

Coal and Gas Processing and Utilization

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice Ing. Ph.D. (22.01.2018)

Active participation in lectures.

Successful passing of the exam test.

Successful passing of the oral part of the exam.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0,5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 0,5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Examination test 30
Oral examination 50

 
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