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Metallurgy of Iron I

Code Number:
Teaching Semester:7th
Course Direction:Basic Courses
Course Type:Compulsory

Lecture Hours Lab Hours Exercise Hours
2 2 0

Course Overview

Raw Materials: Iron Ores, Scrap, Fuel, Coal. Electric Power. Fluxes. Additives. Iron Alloys. Water. Oxygen. The reduction of iron ores. Fuels in Direct Reduction. The Physical Chemistry of Iron- and Steel-Making. The Manufacture of Pig Iron: Outline of the Blast Furnace Process. Construction of the Furnace Proper. Construction of Furnace Auxiliaries. Chemistry of the Blast Furnace Process. Operation of the Furnace. The Blast Furnace Load. Modern Techniques for Increasing Blast Furnace Productivity. Silicon and Manganese Reactions. Phosphorous Reactions. Sulfur Reactions.

Teaching Personnel

E. Zevgolis
E. Vazarlis
A. Xenidis

Last Updated: February 25, 2007