Course syllabus VNM - Development of New Materials (FFWT - SS 2018/2019)

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Course code: VNM
Course title in language of instruction: Vývoj nových materiálů
Course title in Czech: Development of New Materials
Course title in English: Development of New Materials
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 20/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: SS 2018/2019
Name of lecturer: Ing. Martin Brabec, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Petr Čermák, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Ing. David Děcký (instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Jakub Dömény, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Dominik Hess (instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Jiří Procházka (instructor, lecturer, tutor)
doc. Ing. Hanuš Vavrčík, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Prerequisites: State Bachelor Examination
Aims of the course:
The subject is focused on overview and development of new materials suitable for subsequent processing in an industry and wood engineering. The aim is to provide a knowledge about chemical composition, inner structure and properties of the basic groups of materials. Also a method of material with required properties development will be presented.
Course contents:
1.Importance of materials and technologies in product design (allowance 2/0)
2.Basic groups of materials (allowance 4/2)
3.The structure, properties and utilization of materials (allowance 2/0)
4.Physical base of strength and rigidity of materials (allowance 2/0)
5.Mechanics of materials (allowance 2/0)
6.Material indices -- material selection. Shape coefficients. (allowance 2/1)
7.Natural materials (allowance 2/3)
8.Composites (allowance 6/6)
9.Design of new materials and analysis of the product lifecycle (allowance 2/2)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to solve problems
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to aim at the objectives nad looking for solutions
-Knowledge of the kind of materials, their properties and using
-Knowledge of the wooden based materials, their properties, applications and manufacturing
-Technical problems analysis and resolution
-The ability to select appropriate materials for the proposed construction

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h0 h
     practice14 h0 h
     consultation0 h20 h
     preparation for exam50 h72 h
     preparation for regular testing20 h20 h
Total112 h112 h
Assessment methods:
- at least 80% attendance
- 1 test during the course (max. 20 points, at least 12 points)

- prerequisite: credit is compulsory for final exam participation
- form: e-test in University Information System
- duration: 20 min.
- number of questions: 30
- test evaluation: min. 70 %
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQPTÁČEK, L.Nauka o materiáluBrnoCERM200180-7204-193-2
RQPTÁČEK, L.Nauka o materiálu : IIBrnoCERM199980-7204-130-4
REASHBY, M.Materials Selection in Mechanical DesignOxfordElsevier20050-7506-6168-2
REASHBY, M F. -- CEBON, D.Materials: engineering, science, processing and designAmsterdam [u.a.Elsevier/Butterworth-Heinemann2010978-1-85617-895-2


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