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Blast Furnace Process

  • Sujay Kumar DuttaEmail author
  • Yakshil B. Chokshi
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Abstract

The objective of the blast furnace (BF) is to produce hot metal. The blast furnace is a tall, vertical shaft furnace which uses coke to reduce iron ores.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Faculty of Technology and EngineeringThe Maharaja Sayajirao University of BarodaVadodaraIndia
  2. 2.Metallurgical Engineering DepartmentGovernment Polytechnic RajkotRajkotIndia

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