|Module code||NVM 321|
|Faculty||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
Classification, requirements and properties of refractory materials. Manufacturing principles. Specification and testing of refractory materials. The main refractory systems, i.e silica, aluminosilicates, alumina, magnesia, magnesia-chrome, magnesia-carbon, doloma, zircon, zirconia, silicon carbide and graphite, and their applications. Principles of ternary phase diagrams and their application in refractory systems, and interactions between slag, metal and refractory materials.
|Prerequisites||(NPT 220) and NPM 321 #|
|Contact time||1 tutorial per week, 2 lectures per week|
|Language of tuition||Module is presented in English|
|Department||Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering|
|Period of presentation||Semester 2|
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