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Principles of Metallurgical and Corrosion Processes - S106017
Title: Principles of Metallurgical and Corrosion Processes
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Actual: from 2011
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
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Guarantor: Joska Luděk doc. Ing. CSc.
Annotation
Last update: Joska Luděk doc. Ing. CSc. (23.07.2013)
The subject is focused on detailed discussion of metallurgical and corrosion processes. It extends knowledge from bachelors study to more deep understanding of process mechanisms. Thermodynamics and kinetics problems are discussed in both parts. Description of types of corrosion processes and their theoretical principles subject of corrosion part.
Syllabus - Czech
Last update: Joska Luděk doc. Ing. CSc. (23.07.2013)

1. Description of metallurgical and corrosion processes.

2. Metallurgical processes - enthalpy, entropy, Gibbs energy.

3. ΔG-T diagrams, oxidation, reduction.

4. Pyrometallurgical processes, slags.

5. Thermodynamics of liquid metal solutions.

6. Conductivity - conductors, semiconductors, electrolytes.

7. Electrolytes - dissociation, solvatation, mobility, acido-basic reactions.

8. Thermodynamic of cells, electrodes, equilibrium in electrochemical systems.

9. Potential-pH diagrams.

10. Electrochemical kinetics.

11. Mixed potential, depolarisation, electrode reactions of the hydrogen and oxygen.

12. Corrosion in electrolytes - electrochemical description.

13. Electrochemical experimental techniques, corrosion rate measurement.

14. Electrometallurgical extraction processes.

 
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