Chapter 1. Acquaintance

  1. Dr. Chiranjib Kumar Gupta

Published Online: 14 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527602003.ch1

Chemical Metallurgy: Principles and Practice

Chemical Metallurgy: Principles and Practice

How to Cite

Gupta, C. K. (2003) Acquaintance, in Chemical Metallurgy: Principles and Practice, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602003.ch1

Author Information

  1. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Materials Group, Mumbai 400085, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527303762

Online ISBN: 9783527602001

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Keywords:

  • materials;
  • metal characteristics;
  • mineral properties;
  • minerals description;
  • mining;
  • extraction flowsheets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials

  • Some Characteristics of Metals

    • General

    • Electronic Structure

    • Crystallography

    • Alloying

    • Mechanical Properties

  • Resources of Metals

    • General

    • Earth's Crust

    • Minerals and Ores

    • Rocks and Ore Deposits

    • Other Resources

  • Mineral Properties

  • Mining

    • Surface Mining

    • Underground Mining

  • Availability

  • Resource Classification

  • Minerals Description

    • Molybdenum

    • Nickel

    • Niobium–Tantalum

    • Rare Earths

    • Uranium

  • Extraction Flowsheets

    • Features

    • Process Routes

    • Process Reactors

  • Literature