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Uranium Deposits - MG432P16
Title: Ložiska radioaktivních surovin
Czech title: Ložiska radioaktivních surovin
Guaranteed by: Institute of Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Mineral Resources (31-430)
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Actual: from 2022
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/1, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Note: enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: doc. Mgr. Viktor Goliáš, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): doc. Mgr. Viktor Goliáš, Ph.D.
Annotation -
In this course go through following things: Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Uranium (and Thorium), Uranium Geochemistry, Migration and Precipitation of Uranium, Distribution of Uranium in Earth Crust, Uranium in Minerals, Processes of Uranium Deposit Genesis, Uranium Deposits Classification, Models of World Uranium Deposits, Examples and its Characteristics, World Uranium Market, Sources of Uranium in Czech, Uranium Exploration, Resources Classification, Uranium Deposits Evaluation, Uranium Milling. During lectures are show of ore samples from Radioactive Collection. A component of course is excursion to operation plant.
Last update: Goliáš Viktor, doc. Mgr., Ph.D. (23.10.2019)
Literature - Czech

Cuney M., Kyser K. (2015): Geology and Geochemistry of uranium and Thorium deposits. MinAssocCan. Short Course Series Vol. 46. Montreal.

Dahlkamp F.J. (1993): Uranium ore Deposits. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. 460s.
Pluskal O. (1972): Úvod do geologie uranových ložisek. Skripta UK, Praha.
Uranium (Red Book). Joint report by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency. IAEA.
Arapov et al. (1984): Czech and Slovac Uranium Deposits. SNTL. Praha (in czech).
Metallogenesis of Uranium Deposits (1989), IAEA procs. Vienna.

Last update: Goliáš Viktor, doc. Mgr., Ph.D. (23.10.2019)
Requirements to the exam - Czech

Požadavky: pro zápočet účast na cvičeních ; pro zkoušku závěrečný ústní test.

Výuka probíhá s ohledem na epidemickou situaci a nařízení hygienické stanice hl. m. Prahy a MŠMT.

Last update: Goliáš Viktor, doc. Mgr., Ph.D. (30.10.2020)
Syllabus -

1. Physical and chemical properties of uranium, migration and precipitation.

2. Distribution of U and Th in Earth crust, rock and minerals.

3. Genetic principles of deposit formations, classification principles.

4. Uranium deposit types, expamles ower the World.

5. World uranium market, and Czech resources.

6. Priciples of uranium exploration, reseres classification and uranium miling.


The field excursion is organised in the some active plant, on the end of semester.

The course is completed by an exam.

Last update: Goliáš Viktor, doc. Mgr., Ph.D. (25.10.2019)
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