Fuels, Furnaces and Refractories

Course Name: 

Fuels, Furnaces and Refractories (MT325)

Programme: 

B.Tech (MME)

Semester: 

Fifth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Classification of fuels, properties and tests, coal origins, carbonization and gasification. Other solid fuels. Liquid fuels-Types, testing, properties, Gaseous fuels, Introduction to nuclear fuels, Indian fuel deposits. Principles of theory of combustion, Combustion calculations, Waste heat utilization. Classification of furnaces operation. Heat Balance.

References: 

O.P.Gupta, Elements of fuels, furnaces and refractories, 2011.
J. D. Gilchrist, Fuels, Furnaces and Refractories, 1977.
V. A. Krivandin, B. L. Markov, Metallurgical Furnaces, 1980.

Department: 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Udaya Bhat K, Head
Department of MME, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2474000 Extn. 3050

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