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MIME 456 Steelmaking and Steel Processing (3 credits)

Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : The production and refining of liquid iron in the iron blast furnace, the production and refining of liquid steel, secondary refining operations, continuous casting and thermomechanical processing (hot rolling). Specialty steels and newly emerging technologies (e.g. thin slab casting, direct ironmaking) are also discussed in terms of process/environment and productivity. "Downstream" topics will include cold rolling, batch and continuous annealing, and coating operations.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Roderick I L Guthrie (Winter)

  • (3-1-5)
  • Prerequisite: MIME 360. Pre/corequisite: MIME 455