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Courses at Luleå university of technology

Mineral Processing

7.5 Credits, Course, master's level, M7003K
The course objective is to provide a possibility to understand mineral processes for ores, industrial minerals, recycling products and mineral fuels (coal and peat).

After completion the student should be able to:
• Calculate technical-economical conditions for winning of mineral resources,
• Describe and explain commonly occurring processes for mineral beneficiation,
• Analyse reasons for selection of processes based on raw material properties,
• Generalise the knowledge of process conditions to suggest process selections for hypothetical raw materials.


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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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Jan Rosenkranz

Jan Rosenkranz, Professor and Head of Subject

Organisation: Mineral Processing, Minerals and Metallurgical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 492183