Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Mineral Processing * MDN   203 3 2 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Cemaliye ŞEFLEK
Öğr. Gör.CEMALİYE ŞEFLEK1. Öğretim Grup:A
In this course, It is aimed to teach students as well as general information on ore enrichment also underground or surface mining and minerals beneficiation removed before preparation Stages.
The reasons for the definition of mineral processing and ore preparation. Sampling procedures. One degree of liberalization and deregulation. Size reduction. Size reduction in specific energy account, crushing, jaw, cone, roll, impact crushers, crushing circuits. Milling, grinding systems, mills operating environment passed by grinding circuits. Sorting by size. Sifting, screening in the laboratory scale, industrial screening. Classification fluid medium grain collapse features, settling pond and cones, vertical hydraulic classifiers, mechanical classifiers, cyclones water.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Having knowledge on mining combination of their theoretical and practical knowledge on applications.
Understand the principles and methods of work safety
Identifies problems in the field of mining with the help of the scientific data, gains modeling and solution skills
Explains and uses the basic measurement techniques in mining areas.
Explain technological methods used in discovery, extraction and processing of mines.
Actively uses current techniques and tools in basic mining areas in laboratory lessons.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Ore preparation definition, scope, causes and benefits of preparing the ore that requires preparation ores; The main process for preparing ores, ore preparation in terms of factors affecting the economic evaluation of a mineral deposit, ore minerals utilized in preparing specifications Reading related sources
2 Current schemes; The difference between the sale income accounts directly after the sale of the ore prospecting, sampling concept and sampling methods Reading related sources
3 Particle liberation, relative grain patterns, determining the length of liberalization grain, grain counting methods and examples Reading related sources
4 Crushing definition, the calculation of the energy will be spent on theory and crumbling Reading related sources
5 Crushing circuit, jaw crushers Reading related sources
6 Rotary crushers, rotary crushers comparison with jaw crushers, cone crushers Reading related sources
7 Roll crusher, hammer crusher, breaking open and closed circuits and the relevant resolution of the numerical examples Reading related sources
8 Midterm Exam Studying midterm exam
9 Grinding mills, transferred mid-operated mills, imported media motion, critical speed calculation Reading related sources, homework
10 Construction elements in the mill, the difference between wet and dry grinding, milling circuits, Reading related sources, homework
11 Circuit in the mill load calculations and examples Reading related sources, homework
12 Elimination, elimination, objectives, screen types, factors affecting the sieve analysis, standard series sieve, sieve performance Reading related sources, homework
13 The classification; The basic principles of free and hindered settling Reading related sources, homework
14 Classificator types; settling ponds, settling cones, hydraulic classifiers, notched spiral classifiers and classifiers Reading related sources, homework
15 Using the principles and purposes of the study hydrocyclon Reading related sources, homework
16-17 Final exam Studying final exam

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