221-0964/01 – Timber Structures (DK-Dr.)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of StructuresCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Antonín Lokaj, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Antonín Lokaj, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesFBI, FAST, HGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
LOK33 prof. Ing. Antonín Lokaj, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 10+0
Part-time Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of this course is to develop the knowledge and skills in the area of design, reliability assessment and realization of timber structures. Student has to obtain and prove an adequate general overview of solved problems. Student also has to work out the individual project related to the scope of the thesis.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Předmět poskytuje všeobecný přehled o materiálech dřevěných konstrukcí (dále jen DK), o stavu normalizace v oboru DK v Evropě, o metodách navrhování a posuzování spolehlivosti prvků a spojů DK. Pozornost je věnována problematice únavy, požární odolnosti a trvanlivosti DK a možného výskytu vad a poruch DK. V rámci předmětu se studenti rovněž seznámí s hlavními typy dřevěných a dřevobetonových konstrukcí, včetně problematiky prostorového ztužení.

Compulsory literature:

1. EN 1995-1-1 Eurocode 5: Design of timber structures – Part 1: Common rules and rules for buildings. CEN, Brussels. 2. Kuklík, P.: Timber Structures 10, CVUT Praha, 2007. 3. http://FAST10.VSB.CZ/TEMTIS/EN

Recommended literature:

1) Thelandersson, S., Larsen, H., J. Timber Engineering. Wiley. 2003. Pp. 456. ISBN 978-0-470-84469-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements



Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:


Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V025) Theory of Contruction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V025) Theory of Contruction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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