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CHEM12017 Industrial Chemistry
Material and energy balances. Fluid flow. Agitation
and mixing of liquids. Heat transfer. Separation processes; filtration,
distillation, solvent extraction, ion exchange, settling, centrifugation,
electrostatic precipitation. Process development and control.
Types of minerals of important metals, ore dressing, hydrometallurgical
concentration of minerals including froth floatation and cyanidation.
Reduction and refining methods. Applications in processing of gold,
silver, copper, lead, zinc, aluminium, uranium, titanium, iron and
steel. Limestone and magnesite mining and conversion. Coal mining
and preparation, blending and testing.Distance education students
will be required to attend a residential school for this course.
Central Queensland University Handbook
This handbook was correct as at: 07-June-2001