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Courses at Luleå university of technology

Mechanical ProcessTechnology

7.5 Credits, Course, bachelor's level, M0001K
The course provides the possibility to acquire the basic knowledge in mechanical process technology, with an emphasis on its experimental methods and unit operations.

After completion the student should be able to:
• Explain theoretical concepts within mechanical process technology,
• Describe and explain common apparatus and/or machines used within mechanical process technology,
• Calculate power and energy relations in comminution and fragmentation; mass, element and particle size distributions; classification results; material balances; grade-recovery relations,
• Do common routine investigations for the mineral processing and recycling industries.


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The course syllabus includes a description of the course and literature to be used. Within ten weeks before the course starts, a current course syllabus is published.

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For detailed questions about the course please do not hesitate to contact us.

Tommy Karlkvist, Associate Senior Lecturer

Organisation: Mineral Processing, Minerals and Metallurgical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 491765