IIT BHU Syllabus Refractories
Different kinds of Monolithics Refractories and their design aspects. Advantages of Monolithic Refractories over
shaped Refractories. Magnesia Carbon, Alumina Carbon Refractories, Manufacturing and properties. Slide gate plate,
SEN and shrouds. Spinel, Zircon, Borides, Carbides, Nitride Refractories. Manufacturing and properties of synthetic
raw materials. Insulating refractories of different kinds, their manufacturing and properties. Carbon Refractories
manufacturing and properties. Application of refractories in Blast furnace, Coke oven, Hot metal mixer, Basic oxygen
furnace, Electric Arc furnace, ladles and continuous casting. Refractory application in copper, Aluminium, Cement and
lime, rotary kiln, glass industry, Microstructure study and its importance to characterize Refractory product.
Application of sintering, phase diagram in refractory technology.
ELECTIVE PAPER(One elective paper to be chosen out of the following)