Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus 241553_IDP - Mechanical Processes (FME - SS 2018/2019)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Mechanical Engineering|
|Course unit code:||241553_IDP|
|Course unit title:||Mechanical Processes|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Machines and Equipment for Chemical and Food Industries - master (semi-compulsory), 2. semester|
|Level of study:||2.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|The completion of study and evaluation of the knowledge level are expressed as a percentage range: 92-100% of knowledge - A, 83-91% of knowledge - B, 74-82% of knowledge - C, 65-73% of knowledge - D, 56-64% of knowledge - E, 0-55% of knowledge - FX|
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|Students will obtain knowledge about the mechanics of particulate materials and their mechanical and physical properties, the main processes in the mechanical operations of particle materials such as homogenization, agglomeration, disintegration, sorting, storage and transport|
|Basic concepts of particulate materials, the geometric and physical properties and particle size distribution characteristics.
Mechanism for force interaction between the particles, the principle of effective stress, boundary lines and limit equilibrium in the plane, the mobility factor.
Theory of shallow and deep bins, storage of particulate materials, discharge nozzle sizing.
Mixing of particulate materials - kinetics and energetics of mixing. Types of mixers for particulate materials.
Sorting of particulate materials - theoretical backgroud of sorting. Types of screens equipment.
Disintegration of particulate materials - hypotheses of disintegration, disintegration kinetics. Types of the separating machine.
Agglomeration of particulate materials - Compaction, briquetting and granulation. Types of the principles of granulation machines.
|Recommended or required reading:|
|Language of instruction:||slovak and english|
|Assessed students in total: 75|
|Name of lecturer(s):||doc. Ing. Štefan Gužela, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak |
Ing. Oliver Macho, PhD. (instructor)
prof. Ing. Marián Peciar, PhD. (person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
doc. Ing. Peter Peciar, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak
|Last modification:||16. 4. 2018|
|Supervisor:||prof. Ing. Marián Peciar, PhD. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 04/16/2018.