546-0176/01 – Risks of Nanomaterials in Industry (RNP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorMgr. Kristina Čabanová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorMgr. Kristina Čabanová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PIK012 Mgr. Kristina Čabanová, 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+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to define nanomaterials in the living and working environment with a focus mainly on industry and to characterize their possible environmental risks.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs



Compulsory literature:

FILIPOVÁ, Z., KUKUTSCHOVÁ J., MAŠLÁŇ M. Rizika nanomateriálů. Univerzita Palackého, 2012. ISBN ASMATULU R. et al. Nano-Safety: What We Need to Know to Protect Workers. Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG, 2017. ISBN 978-3-11-030472-5. DONALDSON K., BORM P. (ed.). Particle toxicology. CRC Press, 2006. ISBN 978-0-8493-5092-4. MONTANARI S., GATTI A. M. Nanopathology: the health impact of nanoparticles. CRC Press, 2016. ISBN 978-981-4241-00-7.

Recommended literature:

VOGEL U. et al. (ed.). Handbook of nanosafety: measurement, exposure and toxicology. Elsevier, 2013. ISBN 978-0-12-416604-2 HINDS W. C. Aerosol technology: properties, behavior, and measurement of airborne particles. John Wiley & Sons, 1999. ISBN 0-471-19410-7. DHAWAN A., ANDERSON D., SHANKER R. (ed.). Nanotoxicology: Experimental and Computational Perspectives. Royal Society of Chemistry, 2017. ISBN 978-1-78262-158-4. SAHU S. C., CASCIANO D. A. (ed.). Nanotoxicity: from in vivo and in vitro models to health risks. John Wiley & Sons, 2009. ISBN 978-0-470-74137-5.

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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

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Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  18
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 33 3
                Písemná zkouška znalostí Written examination 30  18
                Ústní zkouška znalostí Oral examination 37  15
Mandatory attendence participation: 100% participation in practice. Submission of laboratory work for at least 9 points. Presentation of the selected topic for at least 9 points. Final test for at least 10 points and oral exam for at least 23 points.

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Conditions for subject completion and attendance at the exercises within ISP: Submission of laboratory work for at least 9 points. Presentation of the selected topic for at least 9 points. Final test for at least 10 points and oral exam for at least 23 points.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (N0724A290012) Environmental Protection within Industry P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N0724A290012) Environmental Protection within Industry K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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