Technical Application of Materials

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2321067 Z,ZK 5 3P+1C Czech
Garant předmětu:
Department of Materials Engineering

Předmět popisuje aplikovatelnost jednotlivých skupin inženýrských materiálů a jejich odpovídající vlastnosti. Rovněž se věnuje aktuálním vývojovým trendům těchto skupin.

The subject describes applicability of specific engineering material types and their characteristics. It deals with the current development trends in these materials as well.


Training courses in this course are compulsory. Absence from training courses must be duly excused.

Syllabus of lectures:

1.Basic group of technical materials and characteristics of their properties. Method of optimal selection of material for a given purpose

2.Materials for fossil fuel power engineering units

3.Materials for supercritical-pressure light-water-cooled reactors (SCLWR) for nuclear power plants

4.Selected applications in chemical and foodstuffs industries

5.Modern metallic materials for applications in transportation

6.Use of composites in aerospace and automotive industries

7.Biomedical applications of metallic and non-metallic materials

8.Materials with special physical properties for use in electrical engineering

9.Significance of surface layers and coatings for applications in aggressive environments

10.Extensive use of structural polymer materials

11.Use of materials produced by powder metallurgy

12.Advanced structural ceramics

13.Use of advanced limit state materials (nanomaterials, metallic glasses, memory-shape effect)

Syllabus of tutorials:

Selection of material for a given part, subassembly, tool, selection of material for a pressure vessel. Use of LBB (leak-before-break) criterion for selection, high-temperature corrosion in gas. Checking use of material for particular applications in a high-temperature oxidizing environment, evaluation of continuously stressed structural plastics, biocompatibility test - growth of cellular population on pyrolitic carbon. Excursion.

Study Objective:

Acquaintance of students with materials utilized in practice and with their characteristics.

Study materials:

[1]JANOVEC, J. a kol. Perspektivní materiály. Praha: Vydavatelství ČVUT v Praze, 2008 (in Czech)

[2]MACEK, K. a kol. Kovové materiály. Praha: Vydavatelství ČVUT v Praze, 2006 (in Czech)

[3]MACEK, K. a kol. Materiálové inženýrství cvičení. Praha: Vydavatelství ČVUT v Praze, 2003 (in Czech)

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