345-9006/01 – Theory of Surface and Technology of Surface Engineering (TPaTPI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mechanical TechnologyCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Mohyla, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Mohyla, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGF, FSIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KRE45 doc. Ing. Lucie Krejčí, Ph.D.
MOH37 doc. Ing. Petr Mohyla, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 25+0
Part-time Examination 25+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Obtaining of deep knowledges in area of surface engineering.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


In the frame of study student obtain deep and more detailed knowledge in the field: Characteristic of surface of mechanical materials, physics of phase boundaries, optical properties of surfaces, special methods of application coatings in vacuum, thermal spray application, implantation, using of laser, ionic nitridatation, organic coatings, vitreous enamel coats, nanostructured materials in surface finishes. Properties of the surface material and of the surface construction, the application technologies of surface layers.

Compulsory literature:

LASINSKI, K. W.: Surface Science. Queen Mary, University of London, UK, JOHN WILEY & SONS, LTD, 2001 OHRING, M.: Materials Science of Thin Films. USA, Academic Press 2002 BROCK, T., GROTEKLAES, M., MISCHE, P.: Europan Coatings Handbook. Hannover, 2000

Recommended literature:

BEDEAUX, D., VLIEGER, J.: Optical Properties of Surfaces. University of Leiden, The Netherlands, ICP 2002 BHAT, S. J.: Biomaterials. Narosa 2002 Nalwa, H. S.: Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology. Academic Press 2002

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

The student will prepare independent research according to the assignment of the lecturer and then will be the discussion about this problematics and the other theoretical questions.


Other requirements

Graduate tutorial. Processing programme.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Characteristics and structure of the surface of engineering materials. 2. Corrosion - nature and types of corrosive attack. 3. Chemical and electrochemical corrosion. 4. Corrosion protection, corrosion tests. 5. Mechanical surface treatment of engineering materials. 6. Chemical surface treatment of engineering materials. 7. Oxide coatings. 8. Formation of coatings in a vacuum. 9. Glass and glass-ceramic coatings and their creation. 10. Organic Coatings - paintings, creation and use. 11. Electrolytic coatings - galvanics. 12. Thermo-diffusion coatings. 13. Thermal spray coatings. 14. Surface quality control of surface and coating systems.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Min. number of points
Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P0715D270009) Mechanical Engineering Technology K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0715D270009) Mechanical Engineering Technology P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0715D270009) Mechanical Engineering Technology P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0715D270009) Mechanical Engineering Technology K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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