Applied Mineralogy

A.Y. 2016/2017
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
GEO/09
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide advanced knowledge of the mineral commodities (geomaterials) used for the production of Portland cements, special ceramic materials, nuclear waste disposal materials, amorphous materials.

By the end of this course, students will be able to have an advanced knowledge of the geomaterials and of the industrial processes to produce Portland cements, special ceramic materials, nuclear waste disposal materials, amorphous materials.
Expected learning outcomes
By the end of this course, students will be able to have an advanced knowledge of the geomaterials and of the industrial processes to produce Portland cements, special ceramic materials, nuclear waste disposal materials, amorphous materials.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Course syllabus
- Clinker for Portland cements
- Porous materials
- Nuclear waste disponsal materials
- Amorphous materials
- Special ceramic materials
GEO/09 - MINING RESOURCES, MINERALOGIC AND PETROGRAPHIC APPLICATIONS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND FOR CULTURAL HERITAGE - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
Tue, Wed and Thu: 2.30-6.30 p.m. (please, contact me via email too)
Via Botticelli 23 (first floor)