Theoretical Model of Steel Continuous Casting Technology

  • C. GheorghiesEmail author
  • I. Crudu
  • C. Teletin
  • C. Spanu


A theoretical model adapted for studying steel continuous casting technology was proposed. The model based on system theory contained input/output, command, and control parameters. The process was divided into five stages, i. e., tundish, mold, guiding system, guiding-drawing system, and guiding-drawing-soft reduction system. The model can be used to describe the physicochemical processes, thermal processes, chemical processes, and characteristics of the cast material according to the above-mentioned stages. It can also be applied to other metallurgical technologies and even to other industries (chemistry, food, etc.).

Key words

steel casting technology system theory modeling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Science, Dunarea de JosUniversity of GalatiGalatiRomania
  2. 2.Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Dunarea de JosUniversity of GalatiGalatiRomania

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