Certificate in Materials Science - Extraction of Materials MATL 3510   Extraction of Materials
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The lecture portion of this course covers the fundamental principles involved in the high temperature extraction of materials from their ores. Included are descriptions of the equipment used in unit operations such as roasting, smelting and refining and the application of these operations to the production of iron and steel and the more common nonferrous metals. The laboratory portion of this course consists of practice in stoichiometric mass balance and thermochemical calculations of common pyrometallurgical processes for extracting materials.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Lab

LAB HOURS PER WEEK: 3