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STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Fire and Explosion 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
102POV1 Z 2 1P+1C Czech
Lecturer:
Petr Semerák
Tutor:
Petr Semerák
Supervisor:
Department of Physics
Synopsis:

Basic definitions of a fire, explosion and burning. Description, analysis and modeling of the forementioned processes. Temperature distribution field and its influence on the building constructions. Pressure distribution field and shock waves, their origination and propagation. Dynamic effects of the shock waves. Tension and stress in building constructions and materials caused by pressure waves and high temperatures. Fire extinguishing.

Requirements:

none

Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:

The exercises are organized as visits to Technical institute of fire protection in Prague and Fire research institute in Veseli nad Luznici.

Study Objective:

The aim of the course is to get students acquainted with basic physical principles of fire, explosion, fire extinguishing and non-equilibrium thermodynamics.

Study materials:

[1] Semerák, P.: Aplikovaná fyzika. ČVUT 2009.

[2] Demo, P.: Fyzika. ČVUT 2008.

[3] Bradáčová, I.: Stavby a jejich požární bezpečnost , Praha : ŠEL, 1999

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2020/2021:
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Time-table for summer semester 2020/2021:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-11-29
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