361-0544/06 – Environment Techniques (TP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Tomáš Výtisk, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Tomáš Výtisk, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesUSPIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAT61 Ing. Jan Matoušek, Ph.D.
VYT20 Ing. Tomáš Výtisk, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 3+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To fimiliarize student with the basic design proposal and the proposal of reconstruction of equipment in the field of Environmental Engineering.

Teaching methods



Students will be acquainted with the problems of description of the state of the indoor and outdoor thermal environment, heating and thermal properties of buildings, convective and radiant heating, with basic notions in acoustics, methods of noise measurement and noise reduction, with concepts in the field of lighting technology.

Compulsory literature:

Petchers, Neil. Combined heating, cooling & power handbook: technologies & applications an integrated approach to energy resource optimization. 2nd ed. Lilburn: Fairmont Press ; London, c2012. ISBN 978-0-88173-689-2. Watkins, David E. Heating services in buildings: design, installation, commissioning & maintenance. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. ISBN 978-0-4706-5603-7.

Recommended literature:

Ribando, R.: Heat transfer tools. New York - McGraw-Hill Book Company. 2002, ISBN 0-07-246328-7. Hassall, J. R. a K. Zaveri.: Acoustic noise measurements. 5th ed. Naerum: Brüel & Kjaer, 1988. ISBN 87-87355-21-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Ar not another requests for students.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The legislation basis for environment. 2. Environmental condition - outdoor and indoor thermal environment. 3. Air protection - legislation for monitoring of combustion sources. 4. Thermal performance of buildings - legislation. 5. Thermal performance of buildings - heat transfer, thermal looses. 6. Heating - convective, project of heating systems. 7. Heating - radiant, heating panels, light and dark emitter. 8. Legislation in the field of lighting technology. 9. Day lighting - basic informations, atributes, requirements. 10. Artificial lighting - basic informations, parameters of lighting sources. 11. Sound and noise - basic informations for noise transfer. 12. Basic concepts in acoustic, decibel scales in acoustics, noise criterions. 13. Noise measurement, legislation for noise evaluation. 14. Acoustic sources, noise transfer and noise reduction devices.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
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Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2018/2019 (N3969) Technology of Processes in Energetics (3907T013) Technology of Processes in Energetics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N3969) Technology of Processes in Energetics (3907T013) Technology of Processes in Energetics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3969) Technology of Processes in Energetics (3907T013) Technology of Processes in Energetics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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