Metallurgy of Non-ferrous Metals - N106013
Title: Metalurgie neželezných kovů
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Actual: from 2021
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Additional information: http://Předmět na navazuje na přednášky z Chemické metalurgie.
Guarantor: Dvořák Petr Ing. Ph.D.
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ106 (13.08.2013)
The subject puts the emphasis on the fundamental technologies of pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical production of non-ferrous metals from ores and metal-bearing wastes and refining of non-ferrous metals.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ106 (13.08.2013)

Sudents will be able to:

describe and apply the technologies of the productions of basic non-ferrous metals, high-melting and noble metals including methods of wastes processing and the production of high purity metals and metallic powders.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ106 (13.08.2013)

R:Beránek M., Šebková J., Pedlík M.: Technology of metalic materials, SNTL Prague, 1984;

R:Štofko M., Štofková M.: Non-ferrous Metals, 2000 Košice, Slovakia, 8070995270

R:Gupta Ch.K.: Chemical Metalurgy: Principles and Practis, WILEY-VCH, Verlag GmbH&CoKGaA, Wienheim, 3527303766

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ106 (13.08.2013)

Jandová J.: Backgrounds for the study of Chemical Metallurgy, lecture’s presentation, 2012

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry,

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ106 (23.03.2006)

1. Metal production methods, technological equipment

2. Production and refining of aluminium

3. Production and refining of copper

4. Production and refining of lead

5. Production and refining of nickel

6. Production and refining of zinc and tin

7. Production of precious metals (Au, Ag, Pt - group metals)

8. Production of high- melting temperature metals

9. Production of uranium, semiconductors and rare metals

10. Production of ferroalloys

11. Production of high purity metals

12. Fundamentals of powder metallurgy

13. Metal-bearing waste processing

14. Perspectives of nonferrous metal production

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ106 (13.08.2013)

Chemical Metallurgy

Principles of Metallurgical and Corrosion Processes

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Jandová Jitka doc. Ing. CSc. (09.04.2014)

Wrriten test and oral examination.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0,3 8
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 0,5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1,2 34
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Examination test 40
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 30
Oral examination 10