Course syllabus DMEP - Transport and Mobile Energy Systems (FA - SS 2018/2019)

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Course title: Transport and Mobile Energy Systems
Semester: SS 2018/2019
Course supervisor: prof. Ing. František Bauer, CSc.
Supervising department: Department of Technology and Automobile Transport (FA)
Time allowance: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Exam (5 credits)
Course objective:
The aim is to provide a comprehensive overview of design and functions of road and off-road vehicles. First topic is focused on alternative fuels for internal combustion engines and pollutions. The second chapter analyses transport in relation to the environment, transport, energy efficiency ratings. Attention is also paid to the transport logistics chains. Obtained knowledge can make clear orientation in the transport systems with technical and economic evaluation.
Course content:
1.Internal combustion engines (allowance 2/2)
a.Type of vehicle engines
b.Spark ignition and diesel combustion engines, engine efficiency
c.Construction and accessories of internal combustion engines
d.Output parameters of engines

2.Emissions of combustion engines and devices for their reduction (allowance 2/2)
3.Fuel for internal combustion engines (allowance 2/2)
a.Conventional fuels
b.Alternative fuels

4.Torque transmission devices (allowance 2/2)
a.Mechanical drives
b.Hydrostatic drives

5.Hybrid drives and vehicles (allowance 2/2)
6.Automotive bodies and chassis (allowance 2/2)
7.Chassis of motor vehicles (allowance 2/2)
c.Shock absorbers

8.Wheels and tires for motor vehicles (allowance 2/2)
9.Brake systems (allowance 2/2)
a.Hydraulic and pneumatic brake systems
b.Friction brakes

10.Active and passive security features (allowance 2/2)
11.Public Notice of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MZV) n° 64/19876 Sb., on European agreement about international transport of dangerous products(ADR) and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/2)
12.Act n° 111/1994 Sb., on road traffic and Public Notice of Ministry of Transport (MDS) n° 478/2000 Sb., as amended (allowance 2/2)
13.Public Notice of MZV on international transport of perishable foodstuffs (ATP) and related rules and regulations (allowance 2/2)
14.Transport in agriculture (allowance 2/2)
a.Basic concepts
b.Means of transport and packing cases

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice14 h
     seminar14 h
     consultation2 h
     public presentation (oral)2 h
     preparation for exam30 h
     preparation for regular testing20 h
     preparation of presentation10 h
     elaboration of reports10 h
     writing of seminar paper10 h
Total140 h
Key words:
Course completion:
Compulsory attendance at exercises. Hand over and defense of protocols assigned during the semester. Final written and oral examination, a total duration 50 min.Written examination, calculation of given examples. To meet the requirements min. 70 points out of 100. Overall rating, the sum of points from written and oral at least 65%.
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Reading list:
MACEK, J. Spalovací motory I. 1st ed. Praha: Nakladatelství ČVUT, 2007. 260 p. ISBN 978-80-01-03618-1.
BAUER, F. -- SEDLÁK, P. -- ČUPERA, J. -- POLCAR, A. -- FAJMAN, M. -- ŠMERDA, T. -- KATRENČÍK, J. Traktory a jejich využití. 2nd ed. Praha: Profi Press s.r.o., 2013. 224 p. ISBN 978-80-86726-52-6.
VLK, F. Podvozky motorových vozidel. 3rd ed. Brno: František Vlk, 2006. 464 p. ISBN 80-239-6464-X.
SYROVÝ, O. et al. Doprava v zemědělství. 1st ed. Praha: Profi Press, 2008. 248 p. ISBN 978-80-86726-30-4.

Technologie a řízení dopravy IV.: Silniční doprava. 1st ed. Pradubice: Universita Pardubice, 1999. 142 p. ISBN 80-7194-182-4.
PERNICA, P. Logistika. Aktívní prvky. 1st ed. Praha: VŠE, 1998. 345 p. ISBN 80-7079-808-4.

Study plans:
B-AGE-ABU Agribusiness, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2018/2019
C-PP-PP Plant Production, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2018/2019
Run in the period of: SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: prof. Ing. František Bauer, CSc. (supervisor)
Ing. Adam Polcar, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Teaching language: Czech
Town: Brno

Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 04/25/2019.

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