361-0506/04 – Air Protection in Industry (OO)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Jan Matoušek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Jan Matoušek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAT61 Ing. Jan Matoušek, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Graduate must manage the design proposal and the proposal of reconstruction of devices for the protection of air quality, management of production and installation of such equipment as well as organizing and controlling the operation of this equipment.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


The subject deals with air protection against pollution by industrial tough and gas emission, emissions from traffic and with air problems within works. Students become familiar with emission origin, ways of measuring and technical ways of emission minimalizing.

Compulsory literature:

SCHNELLE K. B. Jr., BROWN C. A. Air pollution control technology handbook. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2002. De NEVERS N. Air pollution control engineering. 2nd Ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2000. MORVAY, Z. K., GVOZDENAC, D. Applied Industrial Energy and Environmental Management. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2009.

Recommended literature:

KOTHANDARAMAN, C., P. Fundamental Of Heat And Mass Transfer. 2006. ISBN(13):978-81-224-2642-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

There are no additional requirements for the student..


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The course deals with the protection of air from pollution by industrial solid and gaseous emissions, with emphasis on Energy, she is also emissions from transport. Students are acquainted with the emergence of emissions, the way of measuring and technical ways to minimize them. Main topics (outline) of the object after each weeks (blocks) of instruction: First legislation Second Air, pollution, atmospheric circulation, dispersion of pollutants Third Piping and fans 4th Separation TC, general characteristics, basic separation principles, supporting principles and their combinations 5th Dry mechanical separators 6th Wet mechanical separators 7th electrical precipitators 8th filters 9th Reducing sulfur oxides 10th Reduction of nitrogen oxides 11th Other industrial emissions and their disposal. 12th biological methods 13th Exhalation in transport 14th Reducing emissions from waste incineration

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  26
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (2302T006) Energy Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (2302T006) Energy Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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