[Offered in odd-numbered years]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Overview of bulk solids handling systems; properties of bulk solids; design of bins: function of bins, mass and funnel flow bins, wall pressure, feeders; gravity flow of bulk solids; conveyors: belt conveying, pneumatic conveying, air assisted gravity conveying, hydraulic conveying, screw conveying, vibratory conveyors, other types (overview); other related issues.
|Prerequisites:||Must have completed 48 credit points toward BEngineering|
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1|
|Census Date 25-Mar-2021|
|Coord/Lect:||Dr Greg Wheatley.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.