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Title: Process for improving metal production in steelmaking processes

A process and apparatus for improving metal production in ironmaking and steelmaking processes is disclosed. The use of an inert metallic conductor in the slag containing crucible and the addition of a transition metal oxide to the slag are the disclosed process improvements. 6 figs.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
251114
Assignee:
Massachusetts Inst. of Tech., Cambridge, MA (United States) PTO; SCA: 320303; 360101; PA: EDB-96:105925; SN: 96001607237
Patent Number(s):
US 5,527,374/A/
Application Number:
PAN: 8-212,149
Contract Number:
FC07-89ID12847
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 18 Jun 1996
Research Org:
American Iron and Steel Institute
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; METALS; PRODUCTION; METAL INDUSTRY; SLAGS; CRUCIBLES; TRANSITION ELEMENT COMPOUNDS; STEELS; IRON BASE ALLOYS