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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Coal Technology - M216010
Title: Technologie uhlí
Guaranteed by: Department of Gaseous and Solid Fuels and Air protection (216)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2022
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, 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
Guarantor: Ciahotný Karel doc. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N216013
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
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.
Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

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.

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
Literature -

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

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (09.01.2020)
Learning resources -

Ullmann-encyclopedia of industrial chemistry:

Lectures notes

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
Teaching methods -

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

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
Syllabus -

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

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
Registration requirements -

Coal and Gas Processing and Utilization

Last update: Hlinčík Tomáš (31.01.2018)
Course completion requirements -

Active participation in lectures.

Successful passing of the exam test.

Successful passing of the oral part of the exam.

Last update: Vagenknechtová Alice (22.01.2018)
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
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