652-3009/01 – Improvement of material after forming (UMPT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgical TechnologiesCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Kawulok, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Kawulok, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2022/2023Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAW016 doc. Ing. Petr Kawulok, Ph.D.
RUS37 Ing. Stanislav Rusz, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- Student will be able to explain the nature of protection of metals against corrosion. - Student will be able to characterize the microstructure and properties of metallic coatings - Student will understand the final adjustments of rolled products and forgings.

Teaching methods



The subject deals with the surface treatment of formed products. Provides an overview of the theory and application technology of metallic and non-metallic coatings and layers.

Compulsory literature:

[1] CRAMER, S.D. and B.S. COVINO. ASM Handbook Volume 13A: Corrosion: Fundamentals, Testing and Protection. Materials park: ASM international, 2003. [2] BROOKS, Ch.E. Principles of the Heat Treatment of Plain Carbon and Low Alloy Steels. ISBN 0-87170-538-9.

Recommended literature:

[1] DAVIS, J.R. Surface Engineering for Corrosion and Wear Resistance. Materials Park: ASM International, 2001. [2] CALLISTER, W.D. Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering: An Interactive E-text. Wayne Anderson. 5th edition. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2001. ISBN 0-471-39551-X.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Credit: attendance at least 80 %. Getting min. 20 points from the 30. Elaboration of semester project. Completion a written tests. Exam: combined (written and oral) exam.


Other requirements

Attendance at least 80 %. Getting min. 20 points from the 30. Elaboration of semester project. Completion a written tests.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Possibility of descaling before cold forming 2. Heat treatment of steels - principles and division of annealing, tempering, patenting 3. Internal stresses in forming products - straightening 4. Corrosion of metallic materials - characteristics, description and schemes of individual types of corrosion 5. Protection of metal surfaces against corrosion - basic division and preparation of surfaces before coating 6. Theory and technology of hot-dip and electrolytic galvanizing 7. Copper plating and aluminum plating 8. Tinning and chrome plating 9. Non-metallic coatings and metal surface treatment to increase wear resistance 10. Material testing - overview of special tests of mechanical properties and quality of the coating layer.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2022/2023 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 30  20
        Examination Examination 70  31
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 80 % attendance at seminars

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (N0715A270003) Metallurgical engineering (S03) Forming of Progressive Metallic Materials TOT K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N0715A270003) Metallurgical engineering (S03) Forming of Progressive Metallic Materials TOT P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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