Code

Course Title

T

L

C

ECTS

MMP409

Pelletizing

3

0

3

5

Content: Fundemantal knowledge about pelletizing. Pelletizing techniques. Purpose of pelletizing. Binders and additives in pelletizing. Application of pelletizing in iron ore industries. Iron ore sintering. Iron ore pelletizing details. Pelletizing equipments. Pelletizing steps. Pellet hardening techniques. Pellet firing. Pelletizing furnaces.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.
  • Ball D. F., Dartnell J., Davison J., Grieve A., Wild R., Agglomeration of iron ores, American Elsevier Publishing company, Inc., New York, 1973.
  • Meyer K., Pelletizing of iron ores, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg New York Verlag Stahleisen GmbH, Düsseldorf, 1980.
  • Eisele T. C. and Kawatra S. K., A review of binders in iron ore pelletization, Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy Rev., Vol. 24: pp. 1-90, 2003