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Advanced knowledge of different metallurgical processes.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus MH2035 (Autumn 2008–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Treatment of metallurgical processes and systems. Basic analysis of present and future alternate processes. Performance characteristics of metallurgical processes. The following processes will be discussed in detail:

  • reduction processes
  • converter processes
  • stainless steel making
  • ladle metallurgy
  • tundish metallurgy

Results from mathematical CFD modelling is used to analyse process phenomena.

Intended learning outcomes

The course aims at providing the students with: advanced knowledge of different metallurgical production lines, a capacity to analyze metallurgical problems in different metallurgical processes.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

MH2029 Extractive Metallurgy

Recommended prerequisites

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Assignments, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web MH2035

Offered by

ITM/Materials Science and Engineering

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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Professor Pär Jönsson,