Keywords: induction melting, high-temperature regime, low-temperature regime, slag, temperature control, factor-signs, classifying rule


The complexity of using instruments for measuring the technological parameters of induction melting in a continuous mode, and sometimes the impossibility of this, requires the creation of reliable indirect methods for assessing the numerical values of these parameters. This is especially important for quality control of control systems that ensure a given melting temperature regime. The paper proposes a classification rule based on parametric classification methods, which makes it possible to determine the temperature regime of induction melting based on the SiO2 content in the slag and the distribution coefficient.

Checking the classifying ability of the obtained rule showed that it is high, since for all the numerical data of the factor-signs, both the high-temperature and low-temperature modes were classified correctly. The restrictions on the application of the classification rule are shown, among them: the restrictions imposed by the range of variation of the values of the attribute factors, and the restrictions imposed by the small sample of the initial data, as well as the arbitrary area of their distribution in the space of the factor-attributes.

The rule is presented in a normalized form, and also converted to natural form for ease of practical use.

Application of the rule can be recommended to technologists of metallurgical production of foundries to check the compliance of the technological process operations with the specified melting regulations. It can also be used to diagnose processes or temperature control systems that determine the quality of the resulting cast iron. To do this, it is enough to substitute the actual values of SiO2, and Kd into the classification rule. The value of the distribution coefficient Кd is calculated according to the actual data on the content of FeO and MnO in the slag


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Author Biographies

Iraida Stanovska, Odessa National Polytechnic University

Department of Higher Mathematics and Modeling Systems

Vasyl Duhanets, State Agrarian and Technical University in Podilia

Department of Technical Service and General Technical Disciplines

Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Lada Prokopovych, Odessa National Polytechnic University

Department of Cultural Studies, Art and Culture Philosophy Studies

Serhiy Yakhin , Poltava State Agrarian Academy

Department of Industrial Engineering


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Stanovska, I., Duhanets, V., Prokopovych, L., & Yakhin , S. (2021). CLASSIFICATION RULE FOR DETERMINING THE TEMPERATURE REGIME OF INDUCTION GRAY CAST IRON. EUREKA: Physics and Engineering, (1), 60-66.

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