516-0968/01 – Measurement of water jet parameters (MWJP)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of PhysicsCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Libor Hlaváč, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Libor Hlaváč, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesHGF, FAST, FS, FMT, FBIIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HLA57 prof. Ing. Libor Hlaváč, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 0+0
Part-time Examination 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student is able to identify and classify measurement methods applicable for determination of water jet parameters. He is able to apply his knowledge in selection of the proper measurement method and respective components. Student analyses measured data, designs modifications of measurement methods and respective components, judges limits od applicability of methods and measuring components and predicts results of measurement.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs


The subject is aimed at analysis of special conditions present at measurement of liquid jets and their impact on material and at the project of respective measurement methods and measuring devices.

Compulsory literature:

Respective articles from journals like Control Engineering Practice, Journal of Process Control, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing and other ones.

Recommended literature:

Respective articles from journals like International Journal of Engineering Science, Measurement, Flow Measurement and Instrumentation

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Student needs to pass safety training aimed at work in laboratory.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Acquaint with measuring devices of the Laboratory of liquid jet at the Institute of Physics, Faculty of mining and geology, VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava 2) Measure selected parameters of water jet or its impact on material and perform evaluation of the measured data.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
V - ECTS HGF - Ph.D. 2015/2016 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 501 - Study Office stu. block
V - ECTS HGF - Ph.D. 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Choice-compulsory 501 - Study Office stu. block