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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Kinetics and Mechanisms of High-Temperature Processes - P107003
Title: Kinetika a mechanismy vysokoteplotních procesů
Guaranteed by: Department of Glass and Ceramics (107)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2019
Semester: both
Points: 0
E-Credits: 0
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 3/0, other [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course is intended for doctoral students only
can be fulfilled in the future
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Helebrant Aleš prof. Ing. CSc.
Is interchangeable with: AP107003
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The subject deals with the processes that take place during the melting of glass and ceramics firing, the basic idea of ​​their mechanism and the mathematical description of the kinetics of their partial actions.
Last update: Helebrant Aleš (04.07.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

Apply basic concepts of the mechanism and kinetics to describe specific processes in the studied systems

Specify sub-processes which control the kinetics of high-temperature process in question

Formulate a mathematical model describing the kinetics of high-temperature process in question

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (18.04.2018)
Literature -

R: Matoušek J.: Kinetics and mechanisms of high temperature processes. UCT Prague 2018. Elektronical textbook

R: Hlaváč J.: The technology of glass and ceramics, An introduction, Elsevier Sci.Pub. Comp., Amsterdam 1983

A: Frade J.R., Cable M.: Reexamination of the basic theoretical model for the kinetics of solid state reactions, J.Amer.Ceram.Soc.75,1949-1957(1992)

A: Doremus R.H.: Rates of phase transformations. Academic Press, Inc. Orlando, 1985 ISBN 0-12-220530-8

A: Khawam A., Flanagan D.R.: Solid state kinetics models : Basic and mathematical fundamentals. J.Phys.Chem. 110,17315 (2006)

A: Koga M., Criado J.M.: Kinetic analyses of solid-state reactions with a particle-size distribution. J.Am.Ceram.Soc. 81, 2901 (1998)

Last update: Helebrant Aleš (04.07.2018)
Learning resources -

Matoušek J.: Kinetics and mechanisms of high temperature processes. UCT Prague 2018. Elektronical textbook

Last update: Helebrant Aleš (04.07.2018)
Teaching methods -


Last update: Helebrant Aleš (09.05.2018)
Syllabus -

The course is specifically oriented on:

1. Kinetics of high temperature processes - formal kinetics, kinetics of chemical reactions, mass and heat transfer.

2. Phase transformations - thermodynamics and kinetics of nucleation and crystal growth

3. Kinetics of heterogenous non-catalytical reactions, rection of solids with gases and liquids, solid state reactions

4. Mechanisms and kinetics of sintering

5. Plasma chemistry and technology

Last update: Helebrant Aleš (04.07.2018)
Course completion requirements -

Preparation and defense of individual project, oral examination

Last update: Helebrant Aleš (04.07.2018)
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Defense of an individual project 50
Oral examination 50