Electrotechnics and intelligent buildings

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
125EBU ZK 3 2P Czech
Garant předmětu:
Bohumír Garlík
Bohumír Garlík
Department of Indoor Enviromental and Building Services Engineering

The information society, intelligent systems, new technologies significantly influence various HVAC system applications. The fundamental idea is to save energy, materials and ensure optimal indoor and outdoor environmental parameters. The influence of electromagnetic environment, electromagnetic compatibility, application of intelligent devices in buildings requires a system approach to solve the whole complex of HVAC and intelligent wiring.


The course has no specific requirements. Details are given on the course page.

Syllabus of lectures:

1 Introduction to the subject. Selected basics of electrical engineering. Definition of Smart Buildings and Smart Cities, concept, architecture. A new perspective on buildings and in the context of Smart Cities.

2 Basic concepts and definitions of control. Basic concepts of control in HVAC applications. Basics of logical control. Combinational logic circuits, applications, logic system design.

3 Logic functions. Examples of applications of combinational logic circuits. Fundamentals of sequential logic circuits.

4 Logic control, introduction to building automation systems.

5 Practical examples of logic system applications based on building automation solutions.

6 Topological installation diagram. Communication. System design for intelligent building solutions.

7 Intelligent building in specialized systems. 6 Typology. Sample installation design procedure. Sensors and actuators of the system. Programming functions.

8 Implementation of functions in the control system. Examples.

9 Typology. Sample installation design procedure. Sensors and actuators of the system. Programming functions.

10 Charging stations in intelligent building systems. Design. Application.

11 Intelligent building in the system. Typology. Sample installation design procedure. Sensors and actuators of the system. Programming functions.

12 Examples of building automation solutions in other systems.

13 Summary of intelligent building issues.

Syllabus of tutorials:

The course has no seminars.

Study Objective:

The student will gain knowledge of the practical impact of electric and magnetic fields on human health and the built environment. A substantial part is aimed at acquiring knowledge in the design of intelligent building and automated building systems.

Study materials:

Garlík, B.: Technical equipment of buildings (Electrical installation in buildings); CTU Prague 2017. ISBN 978-80-01-06342-2

Hermann Merz: Building Automation: Communication systems with EIB/KNX, LON and BACnet . ISBN 978-303010336. Springer 2018

Garlík, B.: Intelligent Buildings, BEN technical literature, Prague, 2012, ISBN 978-80-7300-440-8

Hermann Merz: Automated building systems. Grada Publishing, a.s., ISBN 978-80-247-2367-9, Prague 2009

GARLÍK, B.: Electrical Engineering and Intelligent Buildings, CTU 2010

Study materials prepared for teaching the subject.

Technical background to control systems.

Further information:
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2024-04-11
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