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Calculus B3  01MAB34 
Krbálek 
2+4 z,zk 
2+4 z,zk 
7 
7 
Course:  Calculus B3  01MAB3  doc. Mgr. Krbálek Milan Ph.D.  2+4 Z,ZK    7    Abstract:  The course is devoted to functional sequences and series, theory of ordinary differential equations, theory of quadratic forms and surfaces, and general theory of metric spaces, normed and prehilbert?s spaces.  Outline:  1. Functional sequences and series  convergence range, criteria of uniform convergence, continuity, limit, differentiation and integration of functional series, power series, Series Expansion, Taylor?s theorem. 2. Ordinary differential equations  equations of first order (method of integration factor, equation of Bernoulli, separation of variables, homogeneous equation and exact equation) and equations of higher order (fundamental system, reduction of order, variation of parameters, equations with constant coefficients and special righthand side, Euler?s differential equation). 3. Quadratic forms and surfaces  regularity, types of definity, normal form, main and secondary signature, polar basis, classification of conic and quadric 4. Metric spaces  metric, norm, scalar product, neighborhood, interior and exterior points, boundary point, isolated and nonisolated point, boundary of set, completeness of space, Hilbert?s spaces.  Outline (exercises):  1. Functional sequences. 2. Functional series. 3. Power series 4. Solution of differential equations. 5. Quadratic forms. 6. Quadratic surfaces. 7. Metric spaces, normed and Hilbert?s spaces.  Goals:  Knowledge: Investigation of uniform convergence for functional sequences and series. Solution of differential equations. Classification of quadratic forms and surfaces. Classification of points of sets. Skills: Individual analysis of practical exercises.  Requirements:  Basic course of Calculus a Linear Algebra (in the extent of the courses 01MA1, 01MAB2, 01LA1, 01LAB2 held at the FNSPE CTU in Prague).  Key words:  Function sequences, function series, differential equations, quadratic forms, quadratics surfaces, metric spaces, norm spaces, preHilbert spaces  References  Key references:
[1] Robert A. Adams, Calculus: A complete course, 1999,
[2] Thomas Finney, Calculus and Analytic geometry, Addison Wesley, 1996
Recommended references:
[3] John Lane Bell: A Primer of Infinitesimal Analysis, Cambridge University Press, 1998
Media and tools: MATLAB 
Course:  Calculus B4  01MAB4  doc. Mgr. Krbálek Milan Ph.D.    2+4 Z,ZK    7  Abstract:  The course is devoted properties of functions of several variables, differential and integral calculus. Furthermore, the measure theory and theory of Lebesgue integral is studied.  Outline:  Differential calculus of functions of several variables  limit, continuity, partial derivative, directional partial derivative, total derivative and tangent plane, Taylor?s theorem, elementary terms of vector analysis, Jacobi matrix, implicit functions, regular mappings, change of variables, noncartesian coordinates, local and global extremes. Integral calculus of functions of several variables  Riemann?s construction of integral, Fubiny theorem, substitution of variables. Curve and surface integral  curve and curve integral of first and second kind, surface and surface integral of first and second kind, Green and Gauss and Stokes theorems. Fundamentals of measure theory  set domain, algebra, domain generated by the semidomain, sigmaalgebra, sets H_r, K_r and S_r, Jordan measure, Lebesgue measure. Abstract Lebesgue integral  measurable function, measurable space, fundamental system of functions, definition of integral, Levi and Lebesgue theorems, integral with parameter, Lebesgue integral and his connection to Riemann and Newton integral, theorem on substitution, Fubiny theorem for Lebesgue integral.  Outline (exercises):  1. Function of several variables (properties). 2. Function of several variables (differential calculus). 3. Function of several variables (integral calculus) 4. Curve and surface integral. 5. Measure Theory 6. Theory of Lebesgue integral.  Goals:  Knowledge: Investigation of properties for function of severable variables. Multidimensional integrations. Curve and surface integration. Theoretical aspects of measure theory and theory of Lebesgue integral. Skills: Individual analysis of practical exercises.  Requirements:  Basic course of Calculus a Linear Algebra (in the extent of the courses 01MA1, 01MAB2, 01MAB3, 01LA1, 01LAB2 held at the FNSPE CTU in Prague).  Key words:  Function of several variables, curve and surface integrals, measure theory, theory of Lebesgue integral  References  Key references:
[1] M. Giaquinta, G. Modica, Mathematical analysis  an introduction to functions of several variables, Birkhauser, Boston, 2009
Recommended references:
[2] S.L. Salas, E. Hille, G.J. Etger, Calculus (one and more variables), Wiley, 9th edition, 2002
Media and tools: MATLAB 

Selected Topics in Mathematics  01VYMA 
Mikyška 
  
2+2 z,zk 
 
4 
Course:  Selected Topics in Mathematics  01VYMA  doc. Ing. Mikyška Jiří Ph.D.    2+2 Z,ZK    4  Abstract:  Fourier series: complete orthogonal systems, expansion of functions into Fourier series, trigonometric Fourier series and their convergence. Complex analysis: derivative of holomorphic functions, integral, Cauchy's theorem, Cauchy's integral formula, singularities, Laurent series, residue theorem.  Outline:  1. Theory of Fourier series in a general Hilbert space, complete orthogonal systems, Bessel inequality, Parseval equality.
2. Fourier series in L2, trigonometric system, Fourier coefficients, Bessel inequality, Parseval equality, expansion of a function into trigonometric series.
3. Criteria of convergence of Fourier series.
4. Analysis of complex functions: derivative, analytical functions, CauchyRiemann conditions.
5. Contour integral of complex functions of a complex variable, theorem of Cauchy, Cauchy's integral formula.
6. Expansion of an analytic function into a power series, isolated singularities, Laurent expansion, residue theorem.  Outline (exercises):  1. Summary of properties of function series, investigation of the uniform convergence of function series.
2. Fourier series in a general Hilbert space, GrammSchmidt ortogonalization, ortogonal polynomials.
3. Trigonometric system in L2. Expansions of trigonometric functions into trigonometric Fourier series, investigation of convergence of the trigonometric series. Summation of some series using the Fourier expansions.
4. Elementary functions of complex variables: polynomials, exponential function, goniometric functions, complex logarithm
5. Analysis in a complex domain: continuity, derivative, CauchyRiemann conditions.
6. Evaluation of contour integrals of complex functions of a complex variable, applications of the Cauchy theorem, Cauchy integral formula and residue theorem.  Goals:  Expansion of functions to the Fourier series and investigation of their convergence, application of theory of analytic functions for evaluation of curve integrals in complex plane and evaluation of some types of definite integral of real functions of a real variable.
Skills: to use expansions of functions into a Fourier series to evaluate sums of some series, evaluation of definite integrals using the theory of functions of complex variable.  Requirements:  Basic Calculus (in the extent of the courses 01MA1, 01MAA23, or 01MAB23 held at the FNSPE CTU in Prague).  Key words:  Sequences and series of functions,
Fourier series, complex analysis.  References  Key references:
[1] J. DunningDavies, Mathematical Methods for Mathematicians, Physical Scientists and Engineers, John Wiley and Sons Inc., 1982.
Recommended references:
[2] A. S. Cakmak, J. F. Botha, and W. G. Gray, Computational and Applied Mathematics for Engineering Analysis, SpringerVerlag Berlin, Heidelberg, 1987. 

Waves, Optics and Atomic Physics  02VOAF 
Schmidt, Tolar 
4+2 z,zk 
  
6 
 
Course:  Waves, Optics and Atomic Physics  02VOAF  prof. Ing. Tolar Jiří DrSc.  4+2 Z,ZK    6    Abstract:  Wave phenomena in mechanics and electromagnetism: modes, standing and travelling waves, wave packets in dispersive media. Wave optics: polarization, interference, diffraction, coherence. Geometrical optics. Introduction to quantum physics: black body radiation, quantum of energy, photoeffect, the Compton effect, the de Broglie waves, the Schrodinger equation, stationary states and spectra of finite systems.  Outline:  1. Oscillations of systems of mass points
2. Travelling waves in nondispersive media
3. Waves in dispersive media
4. Energy and reflection of waves
5. Electromagnetic waves
6. Polarization
7. Interference and diffraction
8. Geometrical optics
9. Black body radiation, photons
10. The de Broglie waves
11. The Schrodinger equation
12. Stationary states and spectra  Outline (exercises):  Solving examples on the following topics:
1. Oscillations of systems of mass points
2. Travelling waves in nondispersive media
3. Waves in dispersive media
4. Energy and reflection of waves
5. Electromagnetic waves
6. Polarization
7. Interference and diffraction
8. Geometrical optics
9. Black body radiation, photons
10. The de Broglie waves
11. The Schrodinger equation
12. Stationary states and spectra  Goals:  Knowledge:
Physics of mechanical and electromagnetic oscillations and waves, introduction to quantum physics.
Skills:
Solving concrete physical and technical examples concerning oscillations and waves.  Requirements:  Course of basic physics (02MECH, 02ELMA)  Key words:  oscillations, standing waves, travelling waves, plane waves, dispersion relation, quasimonochromatic wave packets, phase velocity, group velocity, characteristic impedance, energy density, energy flux density, reflectivity, radiation pressure, polarization of light, interference, diffraction grid, diffraction on a slit, Fermat's principle, the Kirchhoff and Planck laws of radiation, photoeffect, the de Broglie waves, the Schrodinger equation, stationary states and spectra  References  Key references:
[1] F.S. Crawford, Jr.: Berkeley Physics Course 3, Waves, McGrawHill, New York 1968
[2] J. Tolar, J. Koníček: Sbírka řešených příkladů z fyziky (Vlnění), skripta ČVUT, Praha 1999
Recommended references:
[3] J. Tolar: Vlnění, optika a atomová fyzika, kap. 1.  9., viz //physics.fjfi.cvut.cz
[4] H. Georgi: The Physics of Waves, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River NJ 2015 (http://www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~hgeorgi/onenew.pdf) 

Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics  02TSFA 
Jex 
  
2+2 z,zk 
 
4 
Course:  Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics  02TSFA  prof. Ing. Jex Igor DrSc.    2+2 Z,ZK    4  Abstract:  Foundation of thermodynamics and statistical physics.Thermodynamic potential, the Joule Thomson effect, conditions of equilibrium, the BraunLe Chatelier principle.Statistical entropy. Basics of many body description from a statistical point of view (classical and quasiclassical regime within the frame of a canonical and grandcanonical ensemble, Fermi gas, models of crystals and the black body radiation). The Boltzmann equation is used to discusses simple transport phenomena.  Outline:  1.Statistical entropy, the most probable distribution
2.Statistical ensembles
3.Thermodynamic potentials
4.Equilibrium conditions
5.The phase rule, phase transitions
6.Thermodynamic inequalities, BraunLe Chatelier principle
7.Statistical description and the thermodynamics of the ideal gas
8.FermiDirac, BoseEinstein statistics
9.Heat capacity of crystals
10.Black body radiation
11.Boltzmann?s transport equation
12.Boltzmann?s Htheorem, transport phenomena
 Outline (exercises):  Solving exercises on the following topics
1.Statistical entropy, the most probable distribution
2.Statistical ensembles
3.Thermodynamic potentials
4.Equilibrium conditions
5.The phase rule, phase transitions
6.Thermodynamic inequalities, BraunLe Chatelier principle
7.Statistical description and the thermodynamics of the ideal gas
8.FermiDirac, BoseEinstein statistics
9.Heat capacity of crystals
10.Black body radiation
11.Boltzmann transport equation
12.Boltzmann Htheorem, transport phenomena  Goals:  Knowledge:
learn basic concepts of thermodynamics and statictical physics
Skills:
solve elementary problems of statistical physics and thermodynamics  Requirements:  mechanics, electricity and magnetism, theoretical physics
 Key words:  Thermodynamics, equilibrium conditions, statistical entropy, statistical ensembles, transport equation  References  Key references:
[1] Z. Maršák, Thermodynamics and statistical physics, ČVUT Praha, 1995 (in czech)
Recommended references:
[1] J. Kvasnica, Thermodynamics, SNTL Praha, 1965 (in czech)
[2] J. Kvasnica, Statistical physics, Academia Praha 2003 (in czech)
[3] H. B. Callen, Thermodynamics and an introduction to thermostatics, Wiley, New York, 1985 

Theoretical Physics 1  02TEF12 
Jex, Novotný 
2+2 z,zk 
2+2 z,zk 
4 
4 
Course:  Theoretical Physics 1  02TEF1  prof. Ing. Jex Igor DrSc.  2+2 Z,ZK    4    Abstract:  The course is an introduction to analytical mechanics. The students acquire knowledge of the basic concepts of the Lagrange formalism. The efficiency of this method is illustrated on elementary examples like the twobody problem, the motion of a system of constrained mass points, and of a rigid body. Advanced parts of the course cover differential and integral principles of mechanics. The subject is the first part of the course of classical theoretical physics (02TEF1, 02TEF2).  Outline:  1. Mathematical formalism
2. Newtonian mechanics
3. The Lagrange function, constraints, generalised coordinates
4. Lagrange equations
5. Symmetries of the Lagrange function and conservation laws
6. Virial theorem
7. The twobody problem
8. Oscillations of systems of mass points
9. Dynamics of rigid bodies, Euler's equations
10. Static equilibrium, the principle of virtual displacements
11. Differential principles (d´Alembert, Jourdain, Gauss, Hertz)
12 .Integral principles of Hamilton, Maupertuis and Jacobi  Outline (exercises):  Solving exercises on the following topics:
1.Mathematical formalism
2.Newtonian mechanics
3.Lagrange function, constraints, generalised coordinates
4. Lagrange equations
5.Symmetries of the Lagrange function and conservation laws
6.Virial theorem
7. The twobody problem
8. Oscillations of coupled systems
9 .Dynamics of rigid bodies, Euler's equations
10. Static equilibrium, the principle of virtual displacements
11. Differential principles (d´Alembert, Jourdain, Gauss, Hertz)
12. Integral principles of Hamilton, Maupertuis and Jacobi  Goals:  Knowledge:
Learn the basics of analytical mechanics. The subject belongs to the course of classical theoretical physics at FNSPE.
Skills:
Application of methods of theoretical physics to solve concrete examples  Requirements:  02MECH, 02ELMA  Key words:  Analytical mechanics, the Lagrange formalism, variational principles of mechanics  References  Key references:
[1] I. Štoll, J. Tolar, I. Jex, Classical Theoretical Physics, Karolinum, Prague 2017 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[1] V. Trkal, Mechanics of Mass Points and Solid Bodies, ČSAV, Praha 1956 (in Czech)
[2] L.D. Landau, E.M. Lifšic, Teoretičeskaja fizika I, FIZMATGIZ, Moskva 2002 (in Russian)

Course:  Theoretical Physics 2  02TEF2  Ing. Novotný Petr Ph.D.    2+2 Z,ZK    4  Abstract:  The Hamilton formalism.
The special theory of relativity: relativistic mechanics and classical field theory in the Minkowski spacetime.
Classical electrodynamics: Maxwell's equations in the Minkowski spacetime, electromagnetic waves in dielectric media,
electromagnetic radiation in the dipole approximation.  Outline:  1. Hamilton's formalism
2. Special relativity
3. Electromagnetic field
4. Electromagnetic waves. Electric dipole radiation  Outline (exercises):  Solving exercises on the following topics
1. Hamilton's formalism
2. Special relativity
3. Electromagnetic field
4. Electromagnetic waves. Electric dipole radiation  Goals:  Knowledge:
Learn the fundamentals of Hamilton's formalism, special relativity and classical electrodynamics. The subject represents the second part of the course of classical theoretical physics at FNSPE.
Skills:
Application of methods of theoretical phzsics to solve concrete examples.  Requirements:  02TEF1  Key words:  The hamiltonian, Hamilton's equations, conservation laws, canonical transformations, the HamiltonJacobi equation, the Minkowski spacetime, the interval, the Lorentz transformations, equations of motion for a relativistic particle, Maxwell's equations in a medium, potentials of the electromagnetic field, Maxwell's equations in the Minkowski spacetime, retarded potentials, electric dipole radiation  References  Key references:
[1] I. Štoll, J. Tolar, I. Jex: Classical Theoretical Physics, Karolinum, Praha 2017 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] J.D. Jackson: Classical Electrodynamics, Wiley, New York 1962
[3] H. Goldstein, C. Poole, J. Safko: Classical Mechanics, AddisonWesley, New York 2002


Numerical Methods 1  12NME1 
Limpouch 
  
2+2 z,zk 
 
4 
Course:  Numerical Methods 1  12NME1  prof. Ing. Limpouch Jiří CSc.    2+2 Z,ZK    4  Abstract:  There are explained the basic principles of numerical mathematics important for numerical solving of problems important for physics and technology. Methods for solution of tasks very important for physicists (ordinary differential equations, random numbers) are included in addition to the basic numerical methods. Integrated computational environment MATLAB is used as a principle programming language as a demonstration tool. The seminars are held in computer laboratory.  Outline:  1.Numerical mathematics, truncation error, floating point representation of numbers, roundoff error
2.Correctness of problem, condition number, numerical stability; numerical libraries
3.Solution of linear equation systems  direct methods
4.Sparse matrices, iteration methods for linear equation systems; eigensystems
5.Interpolation and extrapolation, interpolation in more dimensions
6.Chebyshev approximation, Chebyshev polynomials, least square approximation
7.Evaluation of functions; sorting
8.Root finding and nonlinear set of equations
9.Search for extremes of functions
10.Numerical integration of functions
11.Random numbers and Monte Carlo integration
12.Ordinary differential equations  initial problem, stiff equations
13.Ordinary differential equations  boundary value problem
 Outline (exercises):  The seminars are held in computer laboratory and PASCAL is used as a principle programming language and system MATLAB is applied for demonstrations.
1. Floating point representation of numbers, roundoff error, condition number
2.Solution of linear equation systems  direct methods, condition number of matrix
3.Sparse matrices, iteration methods for linear equation systems; eigensystems
4.Interpolation and extrapolation, cubic spline
5.Chebyshev approximation, Chebyshev polynomials, least square approximation
6.Evaluation of functions
7.Root finding and nonlinear set of equations
8.Search for extremes of functions
9.Numerical integration of functions
10.Ordinary differential equations  initial problem, stiff equations
11.Ordinary differential equations  boundary value problem
 Goals:  Knowledge:
Basic principles of numerical mathematics important for numerical solving of problems important for physics and technology including also ordinary differential equations.
Skills:
Usage of numerical mathematics for solving of practical problems, ability to choose routines from numerical libraries and to avoid most common errors.  Requirements:   Key words:  Applied numerical mathematics, MATLAB system, ordinary differential equations.  References  Key references:
[1] W.H. Press, B.P. Flannery, S.A. Teukolsky, V. H. Vetterling: Numerical Recipes in C++ (The art of scientific computing), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 3rd edition 2007 (also versions for C, 2nd edition 1993 and Fortran, 2nd edition 1993) (available at http://www.numerical.recipes/oldverswitcher.html).
Recommended references:
[2] A. Ralston, P. Rabinowicz, A First Course in Numerical Analysis, McGrawHill 1965 (reprinted by Dover Publiícations, 2001)
[3] R.W. Hamming, Numerical Methods for Scientists and Engineers, 2nd edition, Dover Publiícations 1986
Equipment:
Computer laboratory with Matlab program. 

Introduction to Nuclear Reactor Physics 1  17ZAF1 
Štefánik, Sklenka 
3+1 kz 
  
4 
 
Course:  Introduction to Nuclear Reactor Physics 1  17ZAF1  Ing. Štefánik Milan Ph.D.  3+1 KZ    4    Abstract:  The lectures start with a description of the microworld structure at the level of electrons, protons and neutrons. A description of radioactivity and nuclear reactions follows subsequently. Great focus is given to neutron interactions with matter. The probability of nuclear reactions is described by introducing of crosssections in dependence on the neutron energy. Fission of heavy atoms is the important process for the operation of nuclear reactors. The students will get familiar with issue of nuclear chain reaction, energy released from fission reaction, and issue of neutron balance. Then the most important reactor types are described including the complete scheme of nuclear power plant with the light water reactor. The analysis of diffusion environments is based on the application of the diffusion equation obtained from Fick's law. Students will be able to determine the neutron flux distribution in various diffusion environments with the point source, planar source, and linear source.  Outline:  1. Atom and nuclear physics
2 lectures
Introduction to problems, goals of the lectures, fundamental particles, structure of atom and nucleus, nuclear force, quantities and units, excited states, radioactivity and radioactive decay, nuclear stability, kinetics of radioactive decay, decay series, binding energy, mass defect.
2. Interaction of neutron with matter
2 lectures
Interactions of neutron with nucleus, neutron beam intensity, reaction rate and microscopic crosssection, neutron beam attenuation, neutron flux density, excitation functions  elastic scattering, inelastic scattering, crosssection of radiative capture, crosssection of fission, total crosssection; characteristics of neutron sources.
3. Neutron slowing down
3 lectures
The energy loss in elastic collisions, neutron scattering on hydrogen, neutron lethargy, neutron energy spectrum  Maxwellian spectrum (energy and rate distribution), thermal neutrons, thermal neutron flux, onegroup thermal crosssection; neutron moderation, the macroscopic slowing down power and the moderating ratio.
4. Nuclear fission
3 lectures
Discovery of nuclear fission, fission process  liquid drop model of nucleus; fission reaction  critical energy of fission, fissile and fissionable nuclides; fission crosssection; fission products, neutron production, energy released in fission, spontaneous fission; nuclear chain reaction  multiplication factor, reactivity; neutron balance  infinite and finite system; four factor formula; prompt and delay neutrons; prompt neutron spectrum; fuel production and consumption.
5. Nuclear reactors
1 lecture
Basic terminology, categorization of nuclear reactors, nuclear power plant  1st loop, 2nd loop, and 3rd loop; types of nuclear reactors, fuel cycle  front end, service period, and back end.
6. Fick's law
1 lectures
Neutron diffusion, neutron flux density and neutron current density, Fick's law  introducing of Fick's law, physical interpretation, verification of assumptions; transport crosssection, validity of Fick's law.
7. Diffusion theory
3 lectures
The equation of continuity, diffusion equation  validity of diffusion equation and boundary conditions; mathematical apparatus  Bessel functions, modified Bessel functions; neutron flux distribution in infinite environment; diffusion length, neutron sources in infinite environment  point source, planar source, and linear source, diffusion parameters.
 Outline (exercises):  1. Atom physics and radioactivity
2 excercises
Molar mass calculation, atomic ratio and mass fraction, atomic density calculation, radioactivity and production rate, Qval. of nuclear reaction, binding energy, mass defect.
2. Interaction of neutron with matter
2 excercises
Crosssection calculations (microscopic and macroscopic), reaction rate and neutron flux, attenuation of neutron beam intensity, neutron beam density, kinematics of collision processes, collision parameter, nuclear fission modes.
2. Neutron balance, fuel cycle
1,5 excercises
Neutron balance calculation, multiplication factor, fuel production and consumption, onegroup neutron flux density in nuclear reactor, calculation of multiplication factor and reproduction factor for thermal and fast reactors.
4. Diffusion theory
1,5 excercises
Calculation of neutron flux distribution in diffusion environment, point source, planar source, and linear source, onegroup thermal crosssection, diffusion length and diffusion coefficient, transport mean free path, application of boundary conditions.  Goals:  Knowledge: Students have good knowledge on properties and types of nuclear reactions, issues of crosssections, nuclear fission and neutron balance. They have knowledge on the composition of the atom nucleus, the properties of the diffusion environment and the fissile and fissionable materials.
Abilities: good overview in problems, application of obtained knowledge in other subjects in the field of reactor physics, ability to work with nuclear data, ability to determine the atomic densities of materials that are necessary for all analyzes performed in reactor physics and ability to perform calculation of neutron flux distribution in simple geometries using the diffusion equation.
 Requirements:   Key words:  Reactor physics, nucleus, neutron, crosssection, multiplication factor, reactivity, reproduction factor, thermal utilization factor, Fick's low, diffusion equation  References  Key references:
1. Lamarsh J. R.: Introduction to Nuclear Engineering, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, 2001
2. Frýbort J., Heraltová L., Štefánik M.: Úvod do reaktorové fyziky: teorie a cvičení. Skripta ČVUT v Praze, 2013, ISBN 9788001053225
3. Zeman J.: Reaktorová fyzika 1, skripta ČVUT v Praze, 2003, ISBN 8001019330
Recommended references:
1. Heřmanský, B.: Jaderné reaktory. SNTL, Praha, 1981
2. DOE Fundamentals Handbooks  Nuclear Physics and Reactor Theory, Vol. 1 a Vol. 2, 1993, DOEHDBK1019/193
3. Reuss P.: Neutron Physics, EDP Sciences, 2008


Thermohydraulics Design of Nuclear Devices 1  17THNJ12 
Kobylka, Heřmanský 
2+0 z 
2+1 z,zk 
2 
3 
Course:  Thermohydraulics Design of Nuclear Devices 1  17THNJ1  Ing. Kobylka Dušan Ph.D.  2+0 Z    2    Abstract:  With this course, students are introduced into the problem of thermal calculation and design of nuclear devices thermodynamic diagrams. Step by step they will learn more about basic quantities and terms in technical thermodynamic, basic reversible and nonreversible thermodynamic changes and cycles with ideal gas. The main focus of course is in thermodynamic of steam: basic reversible and nonreversible thermodynamic changes with steam and RankineClausius cycle. In detail are analyed miscellaneous methods of thermal efficiency increasing of RankineClausius cycle. Course closure is dedicated to thermodynamic of gas mixtures and humid air.  Outline:  1. Introduction to course, terms and quantities definition
Duration: 1 lecture
Introduction to issue, references, course integration into study and relationship to other courses, students motivation, terms and quantities definition for field of technical thermodynamic (entropy, specific heat, enthalpy, etc.)
2. Thermodynamic laws, Thermodynamic diagrams
Duration: 2 lectures
The 1st thermodynamic law and its importance in power engineering, miscellaneous notations of the 1st thermodynamic law and their use for calculations, 2nd thermodynamic law and its importance for thermal machines design, working diagram, thermal diagram, hs diagram, their importance and use, definition and calculation of work (pressure, volume, cycle).
3. Thermodynamic of ideal gas
Duration: 3 lectures
Definition and fundamental characteristic of ideal gas and their equation of state, basic reversible and nonreversible thermodynamic changes (isochoric, isobaric, isothermic, isoentropic and polytropic), gas expansion in turbine and compression in compressor (definitions, calculations of state quantities, heat and works), thermodynamic cycles: direct, reverse, cycle efficiency definition, Detailed description and calculations of cecles: Carnot, Brayton and cycles of combustion engines.
4. Thermodynamic of steam
Duration: 6 lectures
Introduction to thermodynamic of steam, steams and their equations of state, diagrams of water and steam: thermal, working and hs, their description, construction and importance, definition of quantities and terms (moist steam, saturated steam, superheated steam, etc.), steam tables and their use. Basic reversible and nonreversible thermodynamic changes with steam (isochoric, isobaric, isothermic, isoentropic, steam mixing, etc.). RankineClausius cycle with superheated and saturated steam (description, importance, calculations) and its thermal efficiency increasing (especially regeneration and reheating), calculations and optimalization of real RankineClausius cycle.
5. Thermodynamic of mixtures and humid air
Duration: 1 lecture
Thermodynamic of mixtures (calculation of state quantities, equation of sate), humid air: definition, humidity, enthalpy, Molliér?s diagram, humid air importance in calculations.  Outline (exercises):   Goals:  Knowledge: detailed knowledge of thermodynamic of ideal gas and especially thermodynamic of steam (basic changes and cycles). Deatiled knowledge of Rankin?Clausius cycle and methods of its thermal efficiency increasing and optimalization.
Abilities: orientation in issue, apply gained knowledge in practice and in next parts of course THN (2 a 3) and courses which are focused on thermomechanic and design of devices in nuclear power plant as well as control of nuclear power plant.
 Requirements:   Key words:  technical thermodynamic, ideal gas, thermodynamic change, thermodynamic cycle, thermodynamic of steam, Carnot cycle, Brayton cycle, RankineClausius cycle, regeneration, carnotization, reheating, humid air  References  Key references :
1. Kobylka, D.: Technická termodynamika s řešenými příklady, Česká technika  nakladatelství ČVUT, Praha 2016, ISBN 9788001059029
2. Mareš R.  Šifner O.  Kadrnožka J.: Tabulky vlastností vody a vodní páry podle průmyslové formulace IAPWSIF97, VUTIUM , 1999, ISBN 8021413166
Recommended references:
1. Kadrnožka, J.: Tepelné elektrárny a teplárny, SNTL, Praha, 1984
2. Sazima M., Kmoníček V., Schneller J., a kol.: Teplo, SNTL, Praha, 1989
3. Nožička J., Adamec J., Váradiová B.: Termomechanika  Sbírka příkladů, Vydavatelství ČVUT, Praha 2002
4. Sonntag E.R., Wylen G.J.V.: Introduction to Thermodynamics: Classical and Statisctical, John Wiley & sons, 1971, ISBN: 0471813656 
Course:  Thermohydraulics Design of Nuclear Devices 2  17THNJ2  prof. Ing. Heřmanský Bedřich CSc. / Ing. Kobylka Dušan Ph.D.    2+1 Z,ZK    3  Abstract:  With this course, students are introduced into problem of thermohydraulic calculations. Step by step they will learn more about fluid mechanics. The most important part dedicated to fundamentals: description of flow, definition of quantities and equations, pressure drops, 1D description of flow, turbulence and its influences on the flow characteristics, boundary layers and centrifugal pumps. That way students obtain knowledge which are necessary for insight into convection as well as into fundamental principles of devices in nuclear power plants.  Outline:  1. Introduction to fluid mechanics, definition of terms and quantities
Time range: 1 lecture
Introduction to fluid mechanics, definition of basic quantities in fluid mechanics (pressure, velocity field, etc.), description of basic fluid properties (viscosity, surface tension, etc.), Newton?s law, fluid classification according to viscosity.
2. Fluid statics
Time range: 2 lecture
Hydrostatic pressure, Archimedes principle and floating, force caused on areas in fluid (plane, general), derivation of hydrostatic Euler?s equation and their use: fluids in relative equilibrium, equipotential surfaces.
3. Fluid kinematics
Time range: 1 lecture
Basic terms (flow line, vorticity, vortex line, velocity circulation, etc.) and laws (Helmholtz?s theorem, theorem of Stokes, etc.), derivation of mass conservation equation (equation of continuity), potential flow (definition), complex potential function and its use for calculation, flow around basic shapes.
4. Equations of fluid dynamics
Time range: 2 lectures
Basic definition in fluid dynamics, Euler?s equation of fluid dynamics, NavierStokes equations for uncompressible and compressible fluids (derivation, boundary conditions) calculation of basic types of flow, definition of hydraulic diameter.
5. Turbulent flow
Time range: 1 lecture
Definition of turbulent flow and its description according to Euler and Lagrange, methods of description and calculation of turbulent flow: Reynolds equations and their closure, Reynolds tensions, turbulent kinetic energy, basic features of turbulence, Boussinesque hypothesis, turbulent viscosity, influence of turbulence on flow characteristics.
6. 1D flow and pressure drops
Time range: 3 lectures
Derivation of Bernoulli's equation and EulerLagrange?s equation, use of equations for 1D flow calculations, loss energy, simplification of selected flows on 1D flow and their solving: outflows, shrouds, Prandtl and Pitott pipes, transient 1D flow, Definition of pressure drops, pressure drops on local losses ? coefficients of local losses: bends, valves and fittings, restrictions, etc., local losses in nuclear reactors (entrance, exit, spacer grids, ?), friction pressure losses, friction factor and its determination, acceleration pressure loses, televation pressure losses, calculations of pressure drops, use of pressure losses for calculation of velocity profile in circular pipe (power law).
7. Theorem about momentum flow change
Time range: 1 lecture
Derivation of theorem about momentum flow change, use of theorem about momentum flow change for calculations: action of force on channels, walls and curved areas, Pelton bucket, Pelton turbine, jet pumps.
8. Flow of real fluid around surfaces, boundary layer
Time range: 1 lecture
Definition, origin and types of boundary layer, basic features of boundary layer, description and solving of plane boundary layer, flow around curved walls and separation of boundary layer, calculation of forces.
9. Rotating channel centrifugal pumps
Time range: 1 lecture
Theory of rotating channel, equation of rotating channel, aplocation in vcentrifugasl pump, pumping equipment and specific pump energy, pump characteristics (QH characteristic), pump choice for piping.  Outline (exercises):  Selected chapters are demonstrated on simple examples (hydrostatic pressure, force caused on areas in fluid, Archimedes principle and floating, complex potential function, NavierStokess equation, pressure drops, Bernoulli's equation and EulerLagrange?s equation, Theorem about momentum flow change, pumping equipment, ...)  Goals:  Knowledge: students will get basic knowledge about field of fluid mechanics and heat transfer, which they can use especially in solving of thermohydraulic of primary circuit and nuclear reactors core. This basic knowledge will allow them to get in detail designs of another devices of the nuclear power plants (for example heat exchangers, steam generators, condensators, pumps, etc.) and they will allow them to understand their operational and physical features.
Abilities: Students will be better orientated in the given problematics and they will be able to work on basic simplified designs. Obtained knowledge will use in the following parts of this course (17THN3) and all consecutive course, which are focused on thermal and hydraulics problematic or designing of single devices in nuclear power plant. On base of given knowledge students will be able to understand and analyse behavior and control of nuclear power plant as a complex.  Requirements:  THNJ1  Key words:  fluid mechanics, hydrostatic, hydrodynamic, turbulent flow, pressure losses, pressure drops, Bernoulli's equation, EulerLagrange?s equation, boundary layer, pump characteristics, centrifugal pump,  References  Tong, L.S., Weisman, J.: Thermal Analysis of Pressurized Water Reactors, American Nuclear Society, Illinois USA, 1996, ISBN: 0894480383 

Nuclear Reactors  17JARE 
Heřmanský 
  
2+0 zk 
 
2 
Course:  Nuclear Reactors  17JARE  Ing. Bílý Tomáš Ph.D. / prof. Ing. Heřmanský Bedřich CSc.    2 ZK    2  Abstract:  Introduction. World power issue. Previous evolution of power reactor. Nuclear fission reactors, fuel assemblies, active core, control systems, safety systems, containment. Classification of reactors into IV generations. Standard types of nuclear power reactors: concept, description, layout, previous evolution, world share, perspectives. Pressurized water reactors (PWR). Westerntype PWR (Westinghouse, KWU, Framatom). VVERtype reactors , Temelín nuclear power plant. Boiling water reactors. Heavy water reactors, fast breeder reactors, hightemperature gas cooled reactors. Second nuclear era. reactors of generation III (EPR, AP1000, VVER 1200). Reactors of generation IV: GIF and INPRO initiatives. Evaluation and selection of proposed systems. Six selected concepts. ICRP scenarios of word evolution, hydrogen power, role of nuclear power in longterm outlook  Outline:  1. Introduction
Scope: 1 lecture
Role of the course within studyprogram, relationship to other courses, goals of the course. Power issue, shortterm approach, midterm outlook, longterm perspectives. Nuclear power in the world. 1st and 2nd nuclear era. Nuclear power reactor and its parts: fuel assemblies, active core, reactor control systems, nuclear power plant, heat removal system, safety systems, containments.
2. Standard types of nuclear power reactors
Scope: 1 lecture
Evolution of nuclear power reactors  1st nuclear era. Nuclear power in the world, NPP in operation, NPP under construction, planed and proposed reactors. NPP in permanent shutdown. Nuclear power and a EU. Is nuclear power really in depression?
3. Nuclear reactors of generation II.
Scope: 6 lectures
Pressurized water reactors (PWR)
Previous evolution of pressurized water reactors. Basic concept of PWR. Layout of NPP with PWR reactor: active core and fuel assemblies, reactor vessel, control rod drivers, primary loop, safety systemsmechanical and technological part, Containments of NPP with PWR.
Western type pressurized water reactors
World share. Westinghousetype pressurized water reactors, containment. Combustion Engineering type PWR. PWR design of ABB+CE company: systém 80+. KWU pressurized water reactors, Convoy project. FRAMATOM pressurized water reactors.
NPP with VVERtype pressurized water reactor
1st phase of VVER reactors evolution. Specialties of VVER reactors evolution. VVER440 type reactors of the first generation (V230). VVER440 type reactors of the second generation (V213). VVER440 type reactors of V1 NPP, barbotage condenser system. Containment with ice condenser (NPP Loviisa). Final remarks to VVER440 unit.
VVER 1000 type reactors
Evolution of NPP with VVER1000 type reactors. NPP concept and reactor layout: fuel assembly, control assembly, reactor internals, reactor vessel, reactor, primary loop and containment. Evolutionary trends of VVERtype reactors. Comparison of VVERtype and western PWR reactors, differences in active core, primary loop and safety systems.
Other reactors of generation II: BWR,HWR, FBR
Boiling water reactors (BWR): basic concept of BWR, General Electric BWR, Swedish BWR, advanced boiling water reactor (ABWR). Heavy water reactors (HWR): previous evolution of HWR, Canadian HWR, CANDU950, Czechoslovak heavy water reactor KS 150. Fast breeder reactors (FBR): early evolution, basic concept, fuel assemblies, safety, French fast reactor Super Phenix.
Other reactors of generation II: High temperature reactors HTGR
Basic concept, layout, construction. Fuel: microparticles, hexagonal and spherical fuel assemblies. Active core. Safety of hightemperature reactors. NPP Fort St. Vrain and THTR300. Modular HTGR concept. Safety of modular HTGR. New focus on HTGR: SA PBMR.
4. Nuclear reactors of generation III
Scope: 3 lectures
Topics:
Requirements on generation III nuclear power reactors. Requirements of European users on NPP with lightwater reactors (EUR): safety, economics, reliability, Pu recycling, plant lifetime extension. Selection of new nuclear source for midterm outlook: six recommended systems (ABWR, AP1000, ESBWR, GTMHR, PBMR, SWR1000)
European pressurized water reactor (EPR) design
Globalization of NPP producers. EPR design: organization, history and present state. Basic description of EPR, plant layout, containment and core catcher. EP/AP 1000 reactor of Westinghouse company: design evolution, reactor concept, reactor safety and safety functions.
New designs of NPP with VVER type reactors of generation III
Basic description of the designs. JE91/99, JE VVER1000 Type V392 (JE92), JE VVER2006 designs. Safety functions and safety systems. Emergency core cooling systems. Heat removal systém via secondary loop. Containment and core catcher.
5. Nuclear reactors of generation IV
Scope: 1 lecture
Topics:
GIF and INPRO initiatives. Evaluation and selection of proposed systems. Six selected concepts (GFR, LFR, MSR, SFR, SGWR a VHTR). Perspectives for 21st century: ICRP world evolution scenarios, hydrogen power and the role of nuclear power in longterm outlook.
 Outline (exercises):    Goals:  Knowledge: Survey of world, European, and Czech nuclear power. Orientation in various reactor types  advantages, disadvantages, current status, outlook. Detailed knowledge of pressurized water reactor concept and structure of NPPs Dukovany and Temelin.
Abilities: Orientation in given issues, use of gained knowledge in other courses (Reactor Thermomechanics, Reactor Dynamics, Safety of Nuclear power plants), notion of new nuclear source build issues
 Requirements:  17ZAF  Key words:  power issue, nuclear reactors, fuel assemblies , active core, control systems, safety systems, containment, gen. III reactors, gen. IV reactors, pressurized water reactors, VVER, EPR, AP1000, VVER 1200 reactors, boiling water reactors, heavy water reactors, fast breeder reactors, high temperature reactors, initiatives GIF, INPRO, ICRP, hydrogen power, hydrogen economy  References  Key references:
Heřmanský B.: "Nuclear reactors I. a II.", ČVUT, Prague 2010 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
Weinberg, A.M., Spiewak, I., Barkenbus, J.N.: "The Second Nuclear Era".Oak Ridge As. Universities, 1984
Ingemarsson, K.F.: "European Utility Requirement  ten years on". Nuclear Europe Worldscan, Summer 2002 Edition.
"Generation IV Roadmap Technology Goals for Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems". US DOE NERAC, GIF019, December 2002
"International Conference on Innovative Technologies for Nuclear Fuel Cycles and Nuclear Power (INPRO)" 2326 June 2003, Vienna 

Materials Science  14NMA 
Haušild 
2+1 kz 
  
3 
 
Course:  Materials Science  14NMA  prof. Dr. Ing. Haušild Petr          Abstract:  Introduction to the Materials Science  Outline:  1. Thermodynamics of metals and alloys, solidification of metals and alloys
2. Phase diagrams
3. Crystal structure, crystal lattice defects
4. Diffusion
5. Plastic deformation hardening
6. Recovery and recrystallization
7. Solid state transforms, precipitation, martensitic transformation
8. FeC phase diagram, thermomechanical treatment of steel
9. Nonferrous metals and alloys
10. Deformation and fracture of metals and alloys
11. Nonmetallic materials  ceramics
12. Nonmetallic materials  polymers
13. Corrosion
14. Mechanical testing  Outline (exercises):  Phase transforms
Gibbs phase rule
Phase diagrams
Miller indices
Crystal lattice packing
Stress, strain  Goals:  Knowledge: Acquire basic information about materials
Skills: Orientation in material topics  Requirements:    Key words:  Materials science, phase transforms, crystal structure, mechanical properties, nonmetallic materials, corrosion  References  Key references:
[1] Donald R. Askeland, The science and engineering of materials, 2006.
Recommended references:
[1] Michael F. Ashby, D R H Jones, Engineering Materials 1: An Introduction to Properties, Applications and Design, 1998. 

Excursion  17EXK 
Kobylka 
  
1 týden z 
 
1 
Course:  Excursion  17EXK  Ing. Kobylka Dušan Ph.D.    1t Z    1  Abstract:  This course  excursion  has to provide the basic ideas about various nuclear devices of various parts of fuel cycle, their production and operations. There are several research centers, nuclear facilities, machine works, etc., that students visit during one week of their examination period.
The works we visit usually are:
NRI  Řež, plc., (reactors LR0 a LVR15), Škoda JS plc.. (reactor hall, test loop of control drive mechanism, production of control drive mechanism), radioactive wastes storage Richard, uranium mining (Dolní Rožínka or Mine of chemical mining in Stráž pod Ralskem ), Nuclear power plant Temelín, etc.
 Outline:    Outline (exercises):    Goals:  knowledge of various types of nuclear devices and find idea about their operation  Requirements:  Only for students of study area TTJR a JZ  Key words:  nuclear power plant, nuclear reactor  References   

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Equipment Complex of Nuclear Power Plants 1  17TCJ1 
Bouček, Kropík 
2+1 z,zk 
  
3 
 
Course:  Equipment Complex of Nuclear Power Plants 1  17TCJ1  doc. Ing. Kropík Martin CSc.  2+1 Z,ZK    3    Abstract:  Lectures are composed as encyclopedic overview of power current electrotechnical facilities using LV, HV and VHV and are focused on their utilization in nuclear power plants including power extraction to electrical network. Theoretical background is supported by examples from work experience along with parameters of currently used facilities used in power engineering with focus on NPPs.
First, the general relations of the electric circuits theory and electromagnetic and electric field theories are recapitulated. Then the overview of electrotechnic materials (electric current conductors, semiconductors, magnetic flux conductors, insulators, dielectrics), their properties, applications. After general introduction, there follow lectures on particular types of electrical machines and devices, their characteristics, equivalent diagrams, phasor diagrams, applications in NPPs.
Finally, electric facilities of NPPs are presented including most applied power extraction schemes and schemes for assuring unit auxiliaries and for common plant operations. Examples of electric schemes of Czech NPPs are given including electric devices parameters.
Lectures are supported by technical visits of university labs (university power plant, highvoltage lab, electric machines lab). In the university power plant, the measurement on power unit model is carried out. This includes examples and evaluations of transients of artificially generated failure states.
 Outline:  1. Basic terms and relations of electrical circuits theory and theories of electromagnetic and electric fields. Maxwell equations.
2. Electrotechnic materials  insulators, dielectrics, their properties and applications, electric resistance testing, dissipation factor, resistor materials
3. Electrotechnic materials  conductors, magnetic flux conductors, semiconductors, superconductors, conductors for specific applications (carbons, copper alloys, contact materials), magnetization characteristics, dissipation reduction in magnetic circuits)
4. Electrical machines  classification, definition of characteristics, characteristics of machines and their loads, warming and its relation to the way of machine load, efficiency, electrodynamic forces
5. Nonrotating electric machines  transformers, classifications, principle, design, hour angle, characteristics, operational states, determination of parameters for equivalent diagram, phase diagrams, limiting and filtration properties
6. Nonrotating electric machines  specialized transformers, suppressors, chocking coils, machines' transformers, their specifics, accuracy, overcurrent number, desired purposedependent characteristics
7. Rotating electric machines  synchronous machines, principle, design, winding, cooling, rotors for turboalternators and salient pole alternators, attenuator function, rotor power supply, excitors, equivalent diagram, phase diagram
8. Rotating electric machines  synchronic machines, alternators, particular reactances and their influence on current transient during shortcuts, operational characteristics, static and dynamic stability, synchronizing, swinging, operation to transmission grid, solitary operation, synchronic engines and compensators
9. Rotating electric machines  asynchronous machines, principle, design, winding, start up and the means of starting currents decreasing, torque characteristics, equivalent diagram, cyclic diagram, phase diagram, asynchronous generators, singlephase asynchronous motors
10. Rotating electric machines  DC machines, applications, principle, design, winding, characteristics. Commutator motors, application, principle, design, winding characteristics. Stepper motors, applications, principle, design. Specialized motors, pumps for liquid metals.
11. Electrical facilities  switches for LV, HV and VHV, requirements on switching capabilities for particular switch types, design, placing into electrical diagram, methods of arc extinction
12. Fuse and protective electrical devices  fuses, circuit breakers, power protection, surge protection. Design, purpose, characteristics, and their placing into electrical diagram, selective protection, limiting capabilities, testing
13. NPP electrical equipment  requirements, power extraction scheme, unit auxiliaries' scheme and scheme of powerconsumption for all operational and emergency states. Examples of NPP electrical schemes, including electrical equipment parameters.
14. Measurement on the physical model of power unit in university power plant: Alternator synchronizing with hard grid with evaluation of particular synchronization errors consequences. Magnetization impulse during transformer startup and its dependence on switching instant. Course of short circuit current in synchronous alternator. Emergency field weakening of the alternator and dependence of the transient on failure mode and shunt resistant size.
 Outline (exercises):  Laboratory exercise takes place in university lab in the last week of classes. It is focused on measurement on power unit model with examples and evaluation of transients at operational and artificially generated failure states (transformer startup pulses, imprecise synchronizing, synchronous alternator shortcut, alternator field weakening at various failure modes. Calculation of practical values is incorporated into lectures.  Goals:  Knowledge: general overview of electrical power facilities used in NPPs, understanding of their principle, requirements on them in relation to other technologies, redundancy and diversity in assuring auxiliaries power supply in operational and emergency states of the unit to assure safe solution of particular situations
Abilities: orientation in the field, ability to incorporate the obtained knowledge in context with knowledge of other NPPs technologies
 Requirements:   Key words:  Transformer, synchronous alternator, asynchronous motor, DC motor, electrical equipment, switcher, nuclear power plant, auxiliary power consumption, assured power supply  References  1. Elektrické stroje, skripta ČVUT FEL 2000.
2. Zařízení jaderných elektráren, skripta ČVUT FJFI 1985.
3. Elektrické stroje, skripta ČVUT FEL 2000. 

Operational States of Nuclear Reactors  17PSJR 
Huml, Sklenka 
  
2+1 kz 
 
4 
Course:  Operational States of Nuclear Reactors  17PSJR  Ing. Huml Ondřej Ph.D. / doc. Ing. Sklenka Ľubomír Ph.D.    2+1 KZ    4  Abstract:  The first part of the course is focused on reactor kinetics and dynamics, namely reactor kinetics, delayed neutrons, prompt neutron lifetime, reactors period, kinetic equations and its simplified solution, transfer function of zero reactor, reactivity coefficients, temperature coefficients, reactor stability. The second part of the course is focused on reactor inner nuclear fuel cycle of the nuclear power plants, particularly PWR used and / or planned in the Czech Republic, namely fuel changes during the cycle, burnup, changes of keff during the cycle, xenon poisonings and xenon oscillations, samarium, fuel handling, fuel management, reactor operation, burnup, fuel loading, fuel reloading, loading pattern, legislative requirements for the core, core loading and fuel handling, fuel cycle of Dukovany & Temelín NPP and MOX. Note: Frontend & backend of the nuclear fuel cycle of the nuclear power plants is the part of 17JPC  Nuclear fuel cycle course.  Outline:  1. Introduction
Duration: 1 lecture
Topic:
Introduction, familiarization with the structure of lectures and seminars, graduation requirements, definitions of basic concepts
2. Nuclear reactor kinetics
Duration: 4 lectures
Topics:
Subcritical, critical, supercritical reactor, reactor with external neutron source, parameters of prompt and delayed neutrons, impact of delayed neutrons on processes in nuclear reactors, point kinetics equations
3. Nuclear reactor dynamics
Duration: 2 lectures
Topics:
Feedback of nuclear reactors, effect of temperature changes on reactivity, reactivity coefficients, stability of nuclear reactors
4. Longterm & middleterm reactor kinetics
Duration: 2 lectures
Topics:
Simple model of longterm reactor kinetics of the uraniumplutonium fuel cycle, fuel changes during the cycle, burnup, and changes of keff during the cycle, fission products, deep burnup, longterm reactor kinetics of the thorium fuel cycle
Xenon and samarium in the core during the cycle, simple model of middleterm reactor kinetics, xenon poisoning, xenon oscillations, castdown operation  thermal & power reactivity coefficients at the end of cycle, burnup absorbers
5. NPP fuel cycle, fuel burnup and fuel management
Duration: 2 lectures
Topics:
Nuclear fuel cycle, inner nuclear fuel cycle, core physics, fuel handling, fuel management, reactor operation, burnup, fuel loading, fuel reloading, loading pattern, legislative requirements for the core, core loading and fuel handling
Inner fuel cycle strategy, core modelling methods, optimization of the core loading, Fuel cycle of WWERs PWR, Fuel cycle of Dukovany & Temelín NPP
6. MOX fuel
Duration: 1 lecture
Topic:
Uranium  plutonium fuel cycle & reprocessing the spent nuclear fuel, MOX fuel, physics differences of MOX fuel, reactor operation with MOX fuel, use of MOX fuel in the world, perspective of MOX fuel in next generation of NPP
 Outline (exercises):  During the seminars, simple problems of the above chapters are calculated; numerical simulations of some transients are carried out. Part of the seminars is a practical demonstration of the most important dynamic processes at the VR1 reactor.  Goals:  An overview of possible states of nuclear reactors and their implications for reactor operation, influence of prompt and delayed neutrons behavior on nuclear reactors, the feedback in nuclear reactors and their impact on operational safety, isotopic changes during fuel depletion, the effects of depletion on the operational states of nuclear reactors.
Application of acquired knowledge to solve problems, qualification and quantification of the effects of various physical quantities and phenomena on the operation of nuclear reactors and nuclear safety.  Requirements:   Key words:  Kinetics of nuclear reactors, nuclear reactor dynamics, reactivity, delayed neutrons, feedback, nuclear safety, nuclear fuel cycle, inner nuclear fuel cycle, core physics, fuel handling, fuel management, reactor operation, burnup, xenon, samarium, fuel loading, fuel reloading, loading pattern, Dukovany and Temelín NPP fuel cycle, PWR fuel cycle, BWR fuel cycle, CANDU fuel cycle, MOX fuel  References  Key references:
Stacey, W. M.: Nuclear Reactor Physics, WILEYVCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, 2007
John R. Lamarsh: Introduction to Nuclear Engineering, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, 2001
Recommended references:
Lewis, Elmer E.: Fundamentals of Nuclear Reactor Physics, Elsevier/Academic Press, Amsterdam, Boston, 2008
Hetrick D. L.: "Dynamics of Nuclear Reactors", University of Chicago Press, 1971
Media and tools:
Training reactor VR 1, computer laboratory, audiovisual technique, fuel cycle films on DVD 

Introduction in Nuclear Fuel Cycle  17UPC 
Sklenka, Starý 
  
2+0 kz 
 
2 
Course:  Introduction in Nuclear Fuel Cycle  17UPC  doc. Ing. Sklenka Ľubomír Ph.D. / Ing. Starý Radovan    2+0 KZ    2  Abstract:  The course is focused on frontend & backend of the nuclear fuel cycle of the nuclear power plants, particularly PWR used and / or planned in the Czech Republic. The first part of the course consists of introduction to frontend of the nuclear fuel cycle. After the first division and definitions of various types of fuel cycles, the lectures are pointed to various uranium and thorium sources, their mining, mechanical and chemical processing to the shape of yellow cake. The next step there are very briefly described types of purifications, conversions, enrichment and fabrication of nuclear fuel. The second part of the course consists of introduction to backend of the nuclear fuel cycle, namely spent nuclear fuel, spent nuclear fuel inventory, wet and dry spent fuel storage, interim spent fuel storage and final disposal of spent nuclear fuel. At the end of the course basic information about thorium fuel cycle is mentioned. Note: Inner nuclear fuel cycle is the part of 17PRF  Core physics and fuel management course.  Outline:  1. Introduction
Duration: 1 lecture / lectures
Topic:
Fuel cycle definition, description of fuel cycles and fuel cycle nodes, division of various fuel cycles
2. Reserves and uranium mining in environment
Duration: 2 lectures
Topic:
Uranium reserves on the Earth, their amount and distribution on the Earth, uranium mining in each regions, mining history, types of mining (opencast mines, mines, ISL), the biggest uranium mines of the World, uranium mining in the Czech Republic (history, description of mining fields, present time.
3. Mechanical and chemical processing of ore
Duration: 1 lecture / lectures
Topic:
Mechanical processing of ore (granulation, milling), leaching (acid, carbonate), miscellaneous methods of uranium separation from leachates (sorption, solventextraction, etc.), production and composition of yellow cake.
4. Purification and conversion to UF6
Duration: 1 lecture / lectures
Topic:
Nucleargrade specification, miscellaneous purification methods of yellow cake to the nucleargrade material (solvent extraction with TBP, etc.) processing of UF6 for enrichment.
5. Enrichment
Duration: 2 lectures
Topic:
Term definition (depleted uranium, highly enriched uranium, ...), enrichment history, theory of enrichment (enrichment cascade, separation work, .) description and characteristic of each enrichment method: electromagnetic separation, gaseous diffusion, thermal liquid diffusion, gas centrifuge separation, aerodynamic separation, AVLIS.
6. Fuel fabrication
Duration: 1 lecture
Topic:
Conversion of UF6 to UO2, features of powder UO2, processing of fuel pellets, fabrication of fuel rods and fuel assemblies, construction fuel assemblies for: VVER, PWR, BWR, and CANDU.
7. Backend of the nuclear fuel cycle
Duration: 2 lectures
Topic:
Backend of the nuclear fuel cycle, oncethrough nuclear fuel cycle, closed nuclear fuel cycle, reprocessing of the spent nuclear fuel, legislative requirements for spent nuclear fuel and nuclear installation contain spent fuel
Spent nuclear fuel, spent nuclear fuel inventory, computer codes SCALE & ORIGEN for inventory calculation, practical use of the ORIGEN code for calculation of spent fuel inventory from WWER reactors
8. Spent nuclear fuel storage and final disposal
Duration: 2 lectures
Topic:
Basic requirements for spent fuel storage, interim spent fuel storage, various types of spent fuel storage, wet and dry spent fuel storage, and final disposal of spent nuclear fuel
Dry spent fuel storage, storage and transportation casks, physics and technology aspects of cask storage, safety of cask storage, CASTOR cask for spent fuel from Dukovany & Temelín NPP
9. Thorium fuel cycle
Duration: 1 lecture
Topic:
Thorium fuel cycle, thorium fuel, physics differences of thorium fuel, reactor operation with thorium fuel, use of thorium fuel in the world, perspective of thorium fuel in next generation of NPP  Outline (exercises):    Goals:  Knowledge: An overview of both frontend & backend of the nuclear fuel cycle of the nuclear power plants.
Abilities: Application of acquired knowledge to solve problems, qualification and quantification of the effects of various physical quantities and phenomena on the operation of nuclear reactors and nuclear safety.  Requirements:  17ZAF1  Key words:  Nuclear reactor, nuclear fuel cycle, frontend of the nuclear fuel cycle, backend of the nuclear fuel cycle, uranium reserves, thorium reserves, uranium mining, ISL, solvent extraction, yellow cake, enrichment, fabrication, spent nuclear fuel, spent nuclear fuel inventory, SCALE computer code, ORIGEN computer code, spent fuel storage, interim spent fuel storage, wet and dry spent fuel storage, transportation cask, CASTOR cask, final disposal of spent nuclear fuel, thorium fuel cycle  References  Stacey, W. M.: Nuclear Reactor Physics, Chapter 5 Nuclear Reactor Dynamics & Chapter 6  Fuel Burnup, WILEYVCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, 2007
John R. Lamarsh: Introduction to Nuclear Engineering, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, 2001
Operation and Maintenance of Spent Fuel Storage and Transportation Casks/Containers, IAEATECDOC1532, IAEA, Vienna, 2007
Design of Fuel Handling and Storage Systems in Nuclear Power Plants Safety Guide, IAEA Safety Guide, NSG1.4, IAEA, Vienna, 2003


Radioactive Waste Management  17RAO 
Konopásková 
  
2+0 zk 
 
2 
Course:  Radioactive Waste Management  17RAO  Ing. Konopásková Soňa CSc. / Ing. Losa Evžen Ph.D.    2 ZK    2  Abstract:  The subject is focused on getting the knowledge on the system of radioactive waste and spent fuel management system, from the waste formation to their disposal to repository. Waste management subjects to licensing by Atomic law, what is a determining factor to the possibility of using different ways of waste management, i. e. collecting, sorting, treatment, processing, storage and disposal. Waste management in the Czech Republic and/or abroad is assured by more different technologies. To familiarize with these technologies is also a part of the subject.  Outline:  1. Formation and characteristics of radioactive waste.
Definition of radioactive waste and its formation. Classification of radioactive waste by the type of radiation, activity, half life and radiotoxicity of the radionuclides concerned. Physical and chemical properties of radioactive waste, thermal power and criticality. Sorting of radioactive waste. IAEA classification. Classification of using the way of management.
2. Radioactive waste management within the life cycle of energetic and institutional waste.
Life cycle of institutional and energetical waste. Front part of the fuel cycle. Nuclear reactors operation. Back part of the fuel cycle. Decommissioning. Institutional waste life cycle. Radiation sources life cycle. Waste management with the respect to the waste life cycle.
3. Predisposal of radioactive waste.
Waste minimization at waste producer . Collecting waste in institutions (hospitals) and in nuclear installations. Sorting radioactive waste. Characterization of waste and its methods. Fragmentation, decontamination, chemical treatment, chemical processing, recycling of radioactive waste.
4. Processing of radioactive waste.
Objectives of waste processing. Liquid waste processing. Example of processing technology. Evaporation, condensation using solidification matrix, solidification. Incineration, dressing, processing of gas waste, sewage. Advanced technologies.
5. Treatment and recycling of radioactive waste. Situating the waste to the environment.
Processing of low and intermediate level waste. Methods of processing, solidification process. Bituminization, cementation, polymeration, vitrification  application for different types of waste, advantages and disadvantages.
6. Transport of radioactive waste.
Waste packages, properties and characteristics of used waste packages. Testing of waste packages. Waste packages for low and intermediate level waste. Containers for high level waste and for spent fuel. Transport, storage and disposal containers. Transport of waste, transport of spent fuel, transport within disposal.
7. Spent fuel management.
Wet and dry storage. Reprocessing. Transport. disposal. Storage vs. disposal arguments. Arguments for/against advanced technologies of processing.
8. Storage and disposal of radioactive waste.
Disposal of radioactive waste to subsurface repositories. Relation of the final waste form preparation process to the requirements for disposal and storage. Storage and disposal conditions of safe operation. Storage of liquid and solid waste. Storage of spent fuel, Interim storage, operational experience.
9. Safety issues of radioactive waste management.
Operational safety. Post closure safety. Emergency situations, accidents, emergency planning, Safety repost, safety assessment. Environmental impact assessment (EIA). Relation to licensing.
10. Elimination of radioactive waste using transmutation technologies.
Transmutation technologies as a tool to minimize waste volumes. Methods of reprocessing, transmutation and advanced technologies. Economical issues. Safety issues. Status and level achieved of advanced technologies in the Czech Republic.
11. Decontamination of surfaces and management of waste arisen. Adjustment of accidents, adjustment of old ecological burden.
Decontamination as a mean to remediate a site. Technological procedure and objectives. Relation to legal conditions. Release of waste to environment, clearance levels. Update of former procedure of waste disposal. Decontamination of workplace. Old. Ecological burden. Nuclear tests, impact of former practices. Consequences of mining and processing of materials containing natural radionuclides. Remediation  dispatching the impact of accidents and emergencies. Protection of workers, public and environment. Objectives of monitoring.
12. Decommissioning of nuclear installations and management of waste arisen.
Decommissioning of energetic installations. Decommissioning and closure of repositories. Phases of decommissioning. Responsibility of waste producers. Finances for decommissioning. Nuclear account. Management of low and intermediate level waste. Management of spent fuel.
13. Legal environment in the process of radioactive waste management, public involvement issues.
Atomic Law and connected regulations of SONS. Radiation protection, nuclear safety, emergency planning. Relevant legislation out of Atomic Law. IAEA and NEA OECD  system of recommendations. Joint Convention. Public attitudes. Ecological groups. Means for public involvement. Means of communication.  Outline (exercises):    Goals:  Knowledge: detailed knowledge of the system of radioactive waste formation and management. Knowledge of the method of assessment of the risk arising from the waste and spent fuel existence, within the life cycle, and the choice of the waste management way and form.
Capabilities: orientation in the issue, application of knowledge achieved in other fields of the nuclear installations problems. Good orientation in Atomic Law, and in reg. SONS No. 307/2002 Coll. on radiation protection
 Requirements:    Key words:  radioactive waste, spent fuel, nuclear safety, radiation protection, safety of waste management, disposal, storage  References  Key references:
IAEA Safety Standards, Classification of radioactive waste, GSG1, IAEA Veinna 2009
Act No. 18/1997 Coll. on Peaceful Utilisation of Nuclear Energy and Ionising Radiation (the Atomic Act), as amended
Recommended references:
Dlouhý Z.: Radioactive waste and spent fuel management, VUT Brno, VUTIUM, IBSN 9788021436299, 2009 (in Czech) 

Nuclear Legislation  17ALE 
Bílková, Fuchsová 
  
2+0 z 
 
2 
Course:  Nuclear Legislation  17ALE  RNDr. Bílková Hana / Ing. Fuchsová Dagmar / Ing. Kobylka Dušan Ph.D.    2+0 Z    2  Abstract:  Lectures are focused on valid legislation of the Czech Republic for peaceful utilisation of nuclear energy and ionising radiation, i.e. above all on the Atomic Act and its implementing regulations. Attention is paid to Atomic Act structure, basic terms and legislation requirements for various control domain such as nuclear safety, radiation protection, emergency preparedness, etc.  Outline:  1. Legislation for peaceful utilisation of nuclear energy and ionising radiation, Atomic Act:
2 lectures
State Office for Nuclear Safety  history, status, competence, structure, international cooperation, acts concerning SUJB activities, view of Atomic Act implementing regulations, structure and content of the Atomic Act, basic terms, general conditions for performance of practices according to the Atomic Act, licences for particular practices, conditions for issuing the licence, licence application, obligations of licensees, radioactive waste management, supervising activities.
2. Quality assurance
1 lecture
Decree on Quality assurance system in performing and ensuring activities related to the Utilisation of Nuclear Energy and Radiation Activities, and on Quality Assurance of Selected Equipment with Regard to their Ranking into Safety Classes, introduction and range of quality assurance, requirements for quality assurance system, requirements for documentation, persons in the quality assurance system, processes and activities, quality assurance program, selected equipment.
3. Radiation protection
4 lectures
Goals and principles of radiation protection, Decree on radiation protection  ionising radiation source classification, workplace categorisation, categorisation of exposed workers, limit system and exposure reduction, optimisation of radiation protection, supervised and controlled area, methods of ionising radiation source management, general conditions of safe operation, discharge of radionuclides into the environment, quantities, parameters and facts impacting on radiation protection , medical exposure, exposure to natural sources, radioactive waste management. Radiation monitoring network: decree on function and organisation of the national radiation monitoring network, basic terms, monitoring network function, monitoring network organisation, early warning network, monitoring in the emergency, monitoring network performance.
4. Life cycle of nuclear facilities
1 lecture
Definition of nuclear facility and other terms, list of nuclear facilities in the Czech Republic, siting of a nuclear facility, construction of a nuclear facility, particular stages of nuclear facility commissioning, operation of nuclear facility, particular stages of decommissioning, licence for particular practices, relevant legislation.
5. Nuclear safety and emergency preparedness
2 lectures
Decree on requirements on nuclear installation for assurance of nuclear safety, radiation protection and emergency preparedness, Decree on nuclear safety and radiation protection assurance during commissioning and operating of nuclear facilities, basic terms, possible states of nuclear installations, basic requirements on nuclear installations to assurance of nuclear safety, fuel handling and storing. Decree on details for emergency preparedness assurance at nuclear installations and workplaces with ionising radiation sources, basic terms concerning emergency preparedness, classification degrees for extraordinary events, assurance of emergency preparedness by licensee, identification of an extraordinary event occurrence, extraordinary event announcement, employees and other person exposure limitation, emergency preparedness verification, onsite emergency plan, national emergency response system, Emergency response centre of State office for nuclear safety.
6. Physical protection
1 lecture
Decree on physical protection of nuclear materials and nuclear facilities and their classification, basic terms concerning physical protection, categorisation of nuclear materials and parts of nuclear facilities for purpose of physical protection, designation of guarded, protected and inner area, access of persons and vehicles, administrative and technical measures, physical protection of nuclear material in transport, documentation approved by the State Office for Nuclear Safety.  Outline (exercises):    Goals:  Knowledge: legislation of the Czech Republic for peaceful utilisation of nuclear energy and ionising radiation, basic terms used in that legislation, basic legislation requirements.
Abilities: be clever at legislation for peaceful utilisation of nuclear energy and ionising radiation, application of legislation provisions in the profession.  Requirements:    Key words:  State Office for Nuclear Safety, Atomic Act, Atomic Act implementing regulations, nuclear safety, radiation protection, physical protection, emergency preparedness, radiation monitoring network, quality assurance  References  1. Act No. 18/1997 Coll. on Peaceful Utilisation of Nuclear Energy and Ionising Radiation (the Atomic Act), as amended
2. Atomic Act implementing regulations
3. Annual Reports of State Office for Nuclear Safety


Introduction to the Design of Nuclear Facilities  17PROJ 
Bouda 
2+1 z 
  
3 
 
Course:  Introduction to the Design of Nuclear Facilities  17PROJ  Mgr. Bouda Jaroslav  2+1 Z    3    Abstract:  methodology of engineering, significance and organization of technical documentation at nuclear power plant, archive, preparatory and project documentation, project phases of nuclear power plants: basic design, detailed design, operational regulations, emergency plan, operational documents, operational records, quality assurance, introduction to engineering drawing, reading of drawings, engineering imaging, AUTOCAD.  Outline:  1st Nuclear Power and its project
Hours: 1 lecture,
Topic of the lecture:
Nuclear power, its basic technology nodes and their most important parts and machinery (basic scheme and a description of the most significant differences between the types of plants), the basic types of engineering work and documentation needed for the design and construction of nuclear power plants (construction, machinery, etc. , calculations documentation, optimization, design documentation, manufacturing documentation, safety report, etc.)
2nd The life cycle of nuclear power plants
Hours: 1 lecture
Topic of the lecture:
life cycle of a nuclear power plant and a description of its stages: an aim to build a nuclear power plant, nuclear power plant location, design, manufacturing of components, construction, commissioning, operation, decommissioning of nuclear power plants, required documentation for all stages of the nuclear power plant life cycle
3rd Technical Documentation
Hours: 10 lectures
Lecture Topic:
General requirements for engineering documentation
types of documentation according to creating sequence, the course of the development stages, forms of engineering documentation, classification according to purpose
Manufacturing documentation
importance of the concept, components of manufacturing documentation, types of documents and their significance in practice
Drawing with digital computers
computer graphics, computer graphics peripheral devices, AutoCAD, drawing process on the computer
Training of work with AutoCAD
basic concepts, freehand, drawing of basic geometric shapes, description, layers
Training of work with AutoCAD
axis, the auxiliary lines, quotation and description of the drawing, rotation and copying, hatching, saving and printing of documents
Standardization of engineering documentation
technical standard, the purpose of standardization, the types of standards and their classification, the process of creation and distribution of standards, format of standards, preferred numbers and their usage in engineering practice
Drawing of mechanical parts
drawing and dimensioning of threads, bolts and nuts, fits and tolerances of metric threads, screw heads, bolt storage, simplified rules for the drawing of bolts and nuts
Drawing of mechanical parts
hinges, pins, wedges, cotters, types of rivets and their drawings, soldered and glued joints, welded joints
Drawing of mechanical parts
shafts, bearings, gears and sprockets, springs
Drawing of diagrams
Types of electrical diagrams  usage and rules for drawings, schematic symbols
Types of energetic diagrams  usage and rules for drawings, schematic symbols
 Outline (exercises):  reading of engineering documentation, drawing of mechanical parts by hand, drawing by computer, discussions on mandatory literature  Goals:  Knowledge: basic knowledge of the description of nuclear power plants and the necessary development tasks, a detailed knowledge of the types of engineering documentation, the process of its creation and its processing and storage
Skills: manual and computer engineering documentation, knowledge of the matter, application of new knowledge in other lectures
 Requirements:    Key words:  engineering documentation, technical standards, AutoCAD, construction components, electrical diagrams, energetic diagrams, nuclear power plant, nuclear power plant life cycle  References  Key references:
Klepš Zdeněk, Procházka Pavel, Kotlanová Anna, Třeštík Boleslav: Preparation of engineering documentation (in Czech), KOPP, České Budějovice, 1995
Třeštík Boleslav, Friš Zdeněk, Pokorný Petr: Preparation of engineering documentation using CAD systems (in Czech), ČVUT, Praha,1993
Recommended references:
ČSN EN ISO 11 442, Engineering documentation  documents handling(in Czech), Praha, 2006
ČSN 01 0130  01 0139
Media and tools:
computer lab, AutoCAD software 

Mathematics 3  01MAT34 
Dvořáková, Krejčiřík, Tušek 
2+2 z,zk 
2+2 z,zk 
4 
4 
Course:  Mathematics 3  01MAT3  doc. Mgr. Krejčiřík David DSc.  2+2 Z,ZK    4    Abstract:  The subject summarises the most important notions and theorems related to the study of finitedimensional vector spaces.  Outline:  1. Vector spaces;
2. Linear span and independence;
3. Basis and dimension;
4. Linear transformations;
5. Operator equations;
6. Scalar product and orthogonality;
7. Linear functionals and adjoint;
8. Matrices;
9. Determinants;
10. Spectrum;
11. Matrix exponential;
12. Quadratic forms.  Outline (exercises):  0. Complex numbers;
1. Examples of vector spaces and subspaces;
2. Linear dependence of vectors  problem with parametres.
3. Selection of basis vectors from a set of generators, completing a basis;
4. Injectivity and kernel of a linear mapping;
5. Examples of scalar products and orthogonalization process;
6. Examples of linear functionals and construction of adjoint mappings;
7. Operations with matrices and construction of the matrix of a linear mapping;
8. Working with determinants, computation of the inverse matrix;
9. Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions of matrices;
10. Construction of matrix exponential;
11. Properties of quadratic forms.  Goals:  Knowledge: Learning basic concepts of linear algebra necessary for a proper understanding of related subjects, such as analysis of functions of several variables, numerical mathematics, and so on. Skills: Applications of theoretical concepts and theorems in continuing subjects.  Requirements:  Basic high school mathematics.  Key words:  Vector space, subspace, linear dependence, basis, dimension, linear transformations, matrices, trace, determinant, orthogonality, spectrum, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, quadratic form, matrix exponential.  References  Key references:
[1] S. Axler: Linear algebra done right, Springer, New York 2014
Recommended references:
[2] J. Kopáček, Matematika pro fyziky II, UK, Praha, 1989.
[3] Lecture notes on the hompeage of the lecturer.

Course:  Mathematics 4  01MAT4  Ing. Tušek Matěj Ph.D.    2+2 Z,ZK    4  Abstract:  Linear and nonlinear differential equations of the first order. Linear differential equations of higher order with constant coefficients. Multivariable calculus and its applications.  Outline:  1. Linear differential equations of the first order 2. Nonlinear differential equation of the first order 3. Exact and homogeneous equations. 4. Linear differential equations of higher order 5. Linear differential equation with constant coefficients 6. Quadratic forms 7. Limit and continuity of multivariable functions 8. Multivariable calculus 9. Total differential 10. Implicit function 11. Change of variables 12. Extreme values of multivariable functions 13. Multidimensional Riemann integral 14. Fubini theorem and substitution theorem.
 Outline (exercises):  1. Linear differential equations of the first order 2. Nonlinear differential equation of the first order 3. Linear differential equations of higher order 4. Linear differential equation with constant coefficients 5. Limit and continuity of multivariable functions 6. Implicit function 7. Extreme values of multivariable functions 8. Multidimensional Riemann integral 9. Fubini theorem and substitution theorem.
 Goals:  Knowledge: To learn how to solve some elementary classes of differential equations, especially LDE. To become familiar with multivariable calculus.
Abilities: To apply the knowledge above to particular problems in engineering.  Requirements:  Basis course in single variable calculus and linear algebra (in the extent of the courses at FNSPE, CTU in Prague: 01MAT1, 01MAT2, 01MAT3).  Key words:  Differential equations, multivariable calculus.  References  key references:
[1] J. Marsden, A. Weinstein: Calculus III, Springer, 1985.
recommneded references:
[2] W. Rudin: Principles of Mathematical Analysis, McGrawHill, 1976.
[3] J. Stewart: Multivariable Calculus, 8th Edition, Brooks Cole, 2015.


Experiment Design and Control  17NRE 
Kropík 
2+1 z,zk 
  
3 
 
Course:  Experiment Design and Control  17NRE  doc. Ing. Kropík Martin CSc.  2+1 Z,ZK    3    Abstract:  Lecture deals with design and operation of systems for control of experiments, acquisition and evaluation of experimental data. It provides information about interfaces of personal computers for control of experimental systems (COM, USB, Firewire, LAN, GPIB), further about measuring systems with VME, VXI and LXI interfaces, discuss their advantages and disadvantages. Next, lectures deal with programming of measuring systems  special dedicated software, problems of use of high programming languages and especially use of graphical oriented development tools (Agilent VEE and LabView); data acquisition and evaluation. Finally, students prepare individual software project for data acquisition and evaluation.  Outline:  1. Standalone equipment, PC cards for measurement and bus based measuring systems (VME, VXI, LXI). Examples or measuring instruments, their features and capabilities of computer control
2. Interfaces COM, USB, LAN a Firewire for communication among PC and instruments, examples and demonstration
3. GPIB (IEEE488.2) interface, systems based on VXI bus with practical demonstration
4. Basic software for control of measuring instruments, control of instruments by standard communication programs.
5. Graphical oriented development tool Agilent VEE 1; basics of developing environment, programming in VEE, interface for inputs and outputs
6. Graphical oriented development tool Agilent VEE 2; control of instruments, I/O drivers, work with files
7. Graphical oriented development tool Agilent VEE 3; work with variables, extended function for evaluation of experimental data, hierarchical structure of programs
8. Graphical oriented development tool LabView 1; basics of developing environment National Instruments LabView, software production in LabView, differences in comparison to Agilent VEE
9. Graphical oriented development tool LabView 1, control of instruments, data acquisition and evaluation
10. Demonstration of system for validation of software for VR 1 training reactor safety and control system controlled by software on basis of Agilent VEE
11. 13. Individual students work on given software project under lecturer's guidance
 Outline (exercises):  Students gradually train work with measuring instruments, development tools for software, and finally, they develop individual software project for control of experiment, data acquisition and evaluation  Goals:  Knowledge: basic knowledge of systems for control of experiments, measurement of electrical values and data acquisition; programming in graphical oriented development systems intended for control of experiments
Abilities: orientation in matter of computer control of experiments, ability practically use gained knowledge in own experimental work  Requirements:  17ZEL  Key words:  graphical oriented development tools Agilent VEE and LabView, data acquisition and evaluation, interface, systems with USB, GPIB, LAN and VXI busses  References  Key references (aspoň 1 položka)
Agilent VEE Pro User's Guide, Agilent Technologies, 2005
Getting Started with LabVIEW, National Instruments, 2009
Recommended references:
Robert Helsel: Visual Programming with HP VEE, Prentice Hall, 1997
Hewlett Packard/Agilent Instruments Documentation


Alternative Energy Resources  17AEZ 
Škorpil 
  
1 týden z 
 
3 
Course:  Alternative Energy Resources  17AEZ  doc. Ing. Kropík Martin CSc. / prof. Ing. Škorpil Jan CSc.    1t Z    3  Abstract:  This course allows students to get an overview of the problematic and basic information about sources and techniques of energy production. The main attention is focused on the principles of energy transformations, energy technologies and systems.
The students will be able to qualify the power sources features: usual thermal power plants, nuclear power plants, steamgas cycles, geothermal, water and wind power, biomass, thermal pumps, solar power, fuel rods and sea power.
In this course, there are also included several measurements realized during one week intensive course, which will be focused on the problematic mentioned above.
 Outline:  1. Introduction, energy sources and possibilities if their use, classification and new trends
2. Fossilfuel power plants and heating power plants, general principles, combustion, boilers
3. Fossilfuel power plants and heating power plants, gassteam cycle
4. Geothermal energy and energy of sea
5. Energy of water, principles, basic calculations, types of turbines, small hydroelectric plants
6. Wind energy, principles, types of wind turbines, wind power plant
7. Energy of biomass, types of use, biogas, combustion, pyrolysis
8. Heat pumps, principle, heat sources
9. Solar energy, theoretical backgrounds, solar heat technology, solar collectors
10. Solar energy, photovoltaic devices
11. Fuel cells, principles, fuel, history, technology
12. Fuel cells, technology of membranes, real aplications
13. Excursion
 Outline (exercises):   measurement of photovoltaic device efficiency;
 measurement of solar collectors efficiency;
 measurement of heat pump performance factor;
 measurement of school wind power plant.
 Goals:  Knowledge: basic knowledge of energy sources and energy production, principles of energy transformations and technology.
Abilities: review of energy sources features
 Requirements:    Key words:  Solar energy, water energy, wind energy, heat pump, geothermal energy, biogas, biomass.  References  Key references:
Dvořák, L. Sources and energy transformations, textbook, ČVUT Praha, 1992, (In Czech)
Recommended references:
Beranovský, Jiří; Truxa, Jan: Alternative energz fo your house, EkoWATT, Brno, 2003. ISBN 8086517594
Media and tools:
photovoltaic device, solar collectors, heat pump, school wind power plant 

Experimental Physics 2  02EXF2 
Chaloupka, Petráček 
2+0 zk 
  
2 
 
Course:  Experimental Physics 2  02EXF2  RNDr. Chaloupka Petr Ph.D. / doc. RNDr. Petráček Vojtěch CSc.  2+0 ZK    2    Abstract:  Lecture represents an introductory course in experimental physics. Students will learn methods of measurement of basic physical quantities and methods of measurement evaluation.  Outline:  1.Measurement of temperature
2.Calorimetry, thermal expansion
3.Usage of osciloscope
4.Basic electrotechnics
5.Analog instruments
6.Measurement of inner resistance
7.Compensation methods
8.Digital instruments, analog  digital conversion
9.Dosimetry of ionizing radiation
10.Detection of nuclear radiation
11.Principles and construction of particle detectors
12.Radioactivity
13.Excursion  Outline (exercises):   Goals:  Knowledge:
Basic experimental methods and routines in broad field of physics
Abilities:
Orientation in methods of experimental physics  Requirements:  Knowledge of basic course of physics  Key words:  Measurements of physical values, osciloscope, compensation methods, dosimetry, radiation, detection, radioactivity  References  Key references:
[1] Brož: Fundamentals of Physical Measurement I., SNTL Praha 1983 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] Kolektiv KF: Physical experiments I., ČVUT Praha 1989, (in Czech)
[3] Kolektiv KF: Physics I  Laboratory experiments, ČVUT Praha 1998, (in Czech) 

Experimental Laboratory 1  02PRA12 
Bielčík 
0+4 kz 
0+4 kz 
6 
6 
Course:  Experimental Laboratory 1  02PRA1  Mgr. Bielčík Jaroslav Ph.D.  0+4 KZ    6    Abstract:  Lecture is intended especially for students who intend to study some of the physical specializations of FNSPE (branch Physical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering). But it can be also attended by students interested in the other specializations. In Experimental laboratory students learn how to prepare for experiments (including work with the literature), the implementation of the measurement (acquire of different experimental procedures and routines), will teach writing the records of measurement, processing and evaluation of results. At the same time practically extend the knowledge gained in lectures on physics.  Outline:  .  Outline (exercises):  1.Cavendish experiment.
2.Elasticity, Hook´s law.
3.Air bench  The Law of Conservation of Energy, crashes.
4.Volume measurements, determination of the Poisson constant.
5.Gas thermometer, latent heat of water vaporization.
6.Surface tension, viscosity of air and oil.
7.Voltmeter, ammeter, compensator.
8. Sonar.
9.Basic acoustics experiments.
10.Driven harmonic oscillation, Pohl torsion pendulum.
11.Rotational dynamics, gyroscope.
12.Heat engine and heat efficiency.  Goals:  Knowledge:
Experimental and analytic methods, different experimental procedures
Abilities:
Application of the mentioned methods on specific physical experiments, processing and evaluation of results  Requirements:  Knowledge of basic course of physics  Key words:  Experiments on mechanics, wave physics, electrics and magnetism  References  Key references:
[1] Kolektiv KF: Physics I  Laporatory excersisies, ČVUT Praha 1998 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] J.D.Wilson, C.A.Hernandez: Physics Laboratory Experiments, Brooks Cole Boston 2004
Media and tools:
laboratory of the department of physics 
Course:  Experimental Laboratory 2  02PRA2  Mgr. Bielčík Jaroslav Ph.D.    0+4 KZ    6  Abstract:  Lecture is intended especially for students who intend to study some of the physical specializations of FNSPE (branch Physical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering). But it can be also attended by students interested in the other specializations. In Experimental laboratory students learn how to prepare for experiments (including work with the literature), the implementation of the measurement (acquire of different experimental procedures and routines), will teach writing the records of measurement, processing and evaluation of results. At the same time practically extend the knowledge gained in lectures on physics.  Outline:   Outline (exercises):  1.Capacity, electrostatic field.
2.Ferromagnetic hysteresis.
3.RLC circuits, driven and dumped oscillations.
4.Line spectra of Hg and Na spectral lamps using prism spectrometer.
5.Rtg spectrum of Mo anode.
6.Geometrical optics.
7.Microwawes.
8.Polarization of light.
9.Interference and diffraction of light.
10.Thermoemission of electrons.
11.Specific electron charge, energy loss of alpha particles in gases.
12.Spectrum of gamma radiation.  Goals:  Knowledge:
Advanced experimental and analytic methods and experimental procedures
Abilities:
Application of the mentioned methods on specific physical experiments, processing and evaluation of results  Requirements:  Knowledge of basic course of physics  Key words:  Experiments on wave physics, thermodynamics and nuclear physics  References  Key references:
[1] Kolektiv KF: Physics I  Laporatory excersisies, ČVUT Praha 1998 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] J.D.Wilson, C.A.Hernandez: Physics Laboratory Experiments, Brooks Cole Boston 2004
Media and tools:
laboratory of the department of physics 

Programming in C++ 1  18PRC12 
Virius 
4 z 
4 kz 
4 
4 
Course:  Programming in C++ 1  18PRC1  doc. Ing. Virius Miroslav CSc.  2+2 Z    4    Abstract:  This course covers mainly the C programming language and nonobject oriented features of the C++ language.  Outline:  1.Introductory examples
2.Compilation, project
3.Basic constructs
4.Scalar data types in C and C++
5.Expressions
6.Statements
7.Pointers, arrays and pointer arithmetics
8.Structs and unions
9.Functions
10.Preprocessor
11.Standard C library  Outline (exercises):  The sylabus of the excercises is the same as the sylabus of the lecture.  Goals:  Knowledge:
The C programming language according to the ISO 9899:1990 and ISO 9899:1999 international standards and selected features of the C++ programming language.
Ability:
The student will be able to use this programming language to solve common programming tasks.  Requirements:  Basic programming skills (as covered by the "Basic of programming" course)  Key words:  C programming language;compilation;basic data type;lexical convention;array;pointer;pointer arithmetic;struct;union;statement;preprocessor;macro;C runtime library;memory management  References  Key references:
[1] Virius, M: Programování v C++, 3. vyd. Praha, Vydavatelství ČVUT 2009. ISBN 9788001043714
Recommended references:
[1] Stroustrup, B.: The C++ Programming Language. 3rd edition. AddisonWesley 1997. ISBN 0201889544.
[2] Virius, M. Pasti a propasti jazyka C++. Druhé vydání. Brno, Computer Press 2005. ISBN 8025105091.
[3] Eckel, B. Myslíme v jazyku C++. Praha, Grada Publishing 2000. ISBN 8024790092. 552 stran. (První díl)
[4] Sutter, H. Exceptional C++. AddisonWesley 2000. ISBN 0201615622.
[5] Sutter, H. More Exceptional C++. AddisonWesley 2002. ISBN 020170434X.
[6] Koenig, A. C Traps and Pitfalls. AddisonWesley 1989. ISBN 0201189288. 
Course:  Programming in C++ 2  18PRC2  doc. Ing. Virius Miroslav CSc.    2+2 KZ    4  Abstract:  This course covers the object oriented programming and othesr advanced constructs in the C+;+ programming language and the Standard Template Library.  Outline:  1. Class (object) types in C++
1.1 Declaraion of the class type without ancestors
1.2 Fields and methods. constructors.
1.3 Copy constructor. Destructor.
1.4 Inner class.
1.5 Inheritance, virtual methods.
1.6 Identifier conflicts.
1.7 Virtual inheritance.
1.8 Union as object type.
1.9 Member pointers.
2. Operator overloading
2.1 Common operator overloading.
2.2 Operators overloadable as methods only.
2.3 Operators new and delete.
3. Templates
3.1 Declaration, parameters.
3.2 Class type templetes
3.3 Function templates
3.4 Template metaprogramming
4. Exceptions.
5. Run time type identification.
6. Namespaces.
7. Input/output by stream classes.
8. STL: containers, localization tools.  Outline (exercises):  Excercises outline and sylabus is the same as the outline and sylabus of the lecture  Goals:  Knowledge:
The C++ programming language according to the ISO 14882:2003 international standard (including the proposed new version of the standard).
Ability:
Usage of the advanced constructs of the C++ programming language for the solution of the common programming tasks.  Requirements:  Programming in C++ 1  Key words:  class;struct;union;constructor;destructor;method;field;operator;operator overloading;template;tenmplate metaprogramming;exception;run time type identification;namespace;STL;inheritance;virtual inheritance  References  Key references:
[1] Virius, M: Programování v C++, 3. vyd. Praha, Vydavatelství ČVUT 2009. ISBN 9788001043714
Recommended references:
[1] Stroustrup, B.: The C++ Programming Language. 3rd edition. AddisonWesley 1997. ISBN 0201889544.
[2] Virius, M. Pasti a propasti jazyka C++. Druhé vydání. Brno, Computer Press 2005. ISBN 8025105091.
[3] Eckel, B. Myslíme v jazyku C++. Praha, Grada Publishing 2000. ISBN 8024790092. 552 stran. (První díl)
[4] Sutter, H. Exceptional C++. AddisonWesley 2000. ISBN 0201615622.
[5] Sutter, H. More Exceptional C++. AddisonWesley 2002. ISBN 020170434X.
[6] Koenig, A. C Traps and Pitfalls. AddisonWesley 1989. ISBN 0201189288.


Basics of Experimantal Data Processing  16ZEDB 
Pilařová 
2+0 zk 
  
2 
 
Course:  Basics of Experimantal Data Processing  16ZEDB  Ing. Pilařová Kateřina Ph.D.  2+0 ZK    2    Abstract:  Statistical analysis of experimental data; univariate data; calibration; regression; multivariate data.  Outline:  1. Introduction
2. Charakteristics of statistical distributions (univariate data)
3. Exploratory data analysis
4. Testing of hypothesis
5. Analysis of variance (ANOVA)
6. Correlation analysis
7. Linear regression analysis
8. Principal of nonlinear regression analysis
9. Calibration
10. Interpolation and approximation
11. Basic of statistical analysis of multivariate data  enters data
12. Statistical analysis of multivariate data  test of characteristics
13. Multivariate statistical analysis  methods of latent variables
14. Multivariate statistical analysis  classification methods  Outline (exercises):  .  Goals:  Knowledge:
Orientation in application of statistical methods in experimental data processing.
Abilities:
Independent treatment of experimental data.  Requirements:  .  Key words:  treatment, experimental data, data analysis, statistics  References  Key references:
[1] M.Meloun, J.Militky, Statistical analysis of experimental data, ACADEMIA Prague 2004 (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] M.Meloun, J.Militky, M.Hill, Computer analysis of multivariant data in examples, ACADEMIA Prague 2005 (in Czech) 

Introduction to Ecology  16ZIVB 
Čechák, Thinová 
2+0 kz 
  
2 
 
Course:  Introduction to Ecology  16ZIVB  prof. Ing. Čechák Tomáš CSc. / RNDr. Thinová Lenka Ph.D.  2+0 KZ    2    Abstract:  The subject inform about basic of the ecologic principles, terms and ideas. It covers overview information regarding to particular components of the environment and evaluate economic indicators and sustainable development.  Outline:  1. Introduction: human society and environment, definition and base terms in environment
2. Introduction to geology of the Earth
3. Global tectonic
4. Hydrosphere : water cycle
5. Basic elements in environment cycles
6. Food  proteins sources, energy sources, food cycles
7. Introduction to soil science
8. Introduction to biology
9. Waste (distribution, classification), waste dumping
10.Sources of energy in the human life
11. Alternative sources
12. Influence of the energy production on the environment
13. Principle of sustainable development
14. Excursion  Outline (exercises):   Goals:  Knowledge:
Unprecedented knowledge from the field of ecology and others natural sciences.
Skills:
Formation of the new ways of thinking focused to environment.
 Requirements:   Key words:  environment; atmosphere; hydrosphere; litosphere; biosphere; legislation and most important laws; sources and consequences of damage or the environment; remedials; renewable and no renewable sources; longtime maintenance of the landscape; life quality  References  Key references:
[1] Artiola, J.E.: Environmental Monitoring and Characterization. Elsevier Academic Press, 2004.
[2] Begon M., Harper J.L., Townsend C.R.: Ecology.3.edition. Blackwell Sci.Publ.1065 pp., 1996.
[3] Pivnička K.: Ecology. SPN:204 pp., 1984. (in Czech)
[4] Kachlík, V.(1996): Essentials of geology. UK Praha, 2008. (in Czech)
[5] Braniš, M.: Introduction to ecology and environmental sciences. 2. edition. Informatorium Praha, 169 pp., 1999.(in Czech)
[6] Braniš, M. et al.: Explanatory dictionary of selected nomenclature from the environmental sciences. Karolinum Praha. 46 pp., 1999.(in Czech)
[7] Begon, M., Harper, J.L., Townsend, C.R.: Ecology  individuals, populations and communities.University Palackého press, Olomouc. 949 pp.,1990. (czech translation in Czech)
Recommended references:
[8] Sternheim, M. M., Kane, J. W.: General Physics, John Wiley & Sons, New York 1991.
[9] Sears,F. W., Zemansky, M. W.: University Physics, AddisonWesley, New York 1991.
[10] Storch, J. D., Mihulka, S. : Introduction to presentday ecology. Portál, Praha, 2000. (in Czech)
[11] Dykyjová, D.: Methods of ecosystems studies. Akademia Praha. 692 pp, 1998. (in czech)
[12] Matějka, V.: Ecology. University of environment, Prague, 1993. (in Czech)
[13] Heřmanský, B., Štoll, I.: Energy for 21. century. (in Czech) 

Fundamentals of IonizingRadiation Metrology  16MEZB 
Čechák, Novotný P. 
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Course:  Fundamentals of IonizingRadiation Metrology  16MEZB  prof. Ing. Čechák Tomáš CSc. / Ing. Novotný Pavel  2+1 Z,ZK    4    Abstract:  The course summarizes the basic objectives and content of ionizing radiation metrology. It deals with the interpretation of radiation quantities and units in metrology. It summarizes the theoretical and experimental foundations of metrology, the determination of basic parameters of radiation. Lectures are supplemented with basic summary of relevant legislation and regulations.  Outline:  1. General metrology.
2. Legal metrology, units, metrology law.
3. Metrology in the Czech Republic.
4. Standardization of the activity, proportional detector, Townsend process.
5. Liquid scintillator, coincidence method.
6. Preparation of the sources.
7. Standardization of the neutron sources, Mn bath.
8. Secondary standardization of the activity, radionuclide calibrators.
9. Data evaluation, uncertainty A and B.
10. Calorimeter as absolute method for doze, kerma and exposition measurement.
11. Standardization of the exposition and kerma, airfree chamber, cavity chamber.
12. Photon beams for secondary standardization, Xray spectra, structure of the laboratory.
13. Measurement of the ionization current.  Outline (exercises):  1. Data processing, uncertainty of type A, B, notions sample mean, sample standard deviation, activity determination.
2. Absolute method of measuring dose kerma and exposure, airfree chamber.
3. Books for secondary metrology, Xray, gamma ray spectra description, implementation, organization of work.
4. Measurement of small currents.  Goals:  Knowledges:
Basic knowledges about interpretation of radiation quantities and units in metrology.
The system of data processing and interpretation of results, including errors and uncertainties.
Abilities:
Process and evaluate the measured data according to appropriate standards of metrology. Identify the fundamentals of ionizing radiation.  Requirements:  Required prerequisities are 16ZDOZ12, 16DETE.  Key words:  metrology, value, gray, becquerel, sievert, proportional counter, liquide scintilator, beam of radiation, cavity ionizing chamber, electron equilbrium, Xray spectra  References  Key references:
[1] Sabol J., Introduction to metrology of ionizing radiation, Publisher CTU Prague 1982. (in Czech)
Recommended references:
[2] Act No. 505/1990 Coll. Metrology 

Application of Ionizing Radiation in Analytical Methods  16APLB 
Čechák 
  
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Course:  Application of Ionizing Radiation in Analytical Methods  16APLB  prof. Ing. Čechák Tomáš CSc.    4+0 ZK    5  Abstract:  Subject The application of ionizing radiation in analytical methods is devoted to radioanalytical methods and the use of radionuclides and ionizing radiation in the analysis and diagnosis of technological processes.  Outline:  1. Xray physics
2. Wavelength and energy dispersive Xray fluorescence analysis
3. Spectrum evaluation
4. Quantification in XRFA, matrix effects
5. Synchrotron radiation induced Xray emission
6. Total reflection Xray Fluorescence
7. Microbeam XRFA
8. Particle induced Xray emission
9. Electron induced Xray emission
10. Application of neutron radiation
11. Nuclear techniques in coal and mineral resources industry
12. Nuclear borehole logging application
13. Analysis and diagnostics of nuclear processes
14. Safety regulations and radiation protection  Outline (exercises):   Goals:  Knowledge:
Obtaining of knowledges from radioanalytical methods using ionising radiation.
Abilities:
Use this method in industrial, geological and chemical applications.  Requirements:  Knowledge in interaction of ionising radiation with matter and detection of ionising radiation.  Key words:  Radioanalytical methods, Xray Fluorescent Analysis, Electron Probe Analysis, PIXE, Borehole Logging Application, Diagnostics of Nuclear Processes  References  Key references:
[1] J. Thyn et al.: Analysis and Diagnostics of Industrial Processes by Radiotracers and Radioisotope Sealed Sources, ČVUT Praha, 2000
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[2] R. Van Grieken, A. Markowicz: Handbook of XRay Spectrometry, Marcel Dekker, Inc. New York, 2002
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[3] G. Foldiak:Industrial Application of Ionizing Radiation, Akademiai Kiado, Budapest, 1986
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Recommended references:
[4] M. Karlik, Introduction to transmission electron microscopy, 2010. (in Czech)
Study Aids:
Database of Prompt Gamma Rays from Slow Neutron Capture for Elemental Analysis, IAEA Vienna 2007 

Physical Training 1  00TV12 
ČVUT 
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Course:  Physical Training 1  00TV1           Abstract:   Outline:   Outline (exercises):   Goals:   Requirements:   Key words:   References  
Course:  Physical Training 2  00TV2           Abstract:   Outline:   Outline (exercises):   Goals:   Requirements:   Key words:   References  

Introduction to Law  00UPRA 
Čech 
  
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1 
Course:  Introduction to Law  00UPRA  Mgr. Čech Martin          Abstract:   Outline:   Outline (exercises):   Goals:   Requirements:   Key words:   References  

Introduction to Psychology  00UPSY 
Hajíček 
  
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Course:  Introduction to Psychology  00UPSY  PhDr. Oudová Drahomíra Ph.D.          Abstract:   Outline:   Outline (exercises):   Goals:   Requirements:   Key words:   References  

Rhetoric  00RET 
Kovářová 
  
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Course:  Rhetoric  00RET  Mgr. Kovářová Jana          Abstract:  The course is focused on the acquisition of speech and voice techniques and on the rules of correct pronounciation. The course is also devoted to the composition of public speech as well as to its nonverbal aspects. Stylistics exercises, strategies for coping with stagefright and a short excursion into the history of rhetoric are an integral part of the course.
 Outline:  1. Introduction  rhetoric  purpose, history, outline of areas linked to rhetoric;
 oral speech  purpose, listeners, environment; preparation for public speech
2. Language  "correct" form of written and spoken language; fillers; vocal and speech technique  intonation, volume, speed
3. Correct pronounciation; usage of foreign words, exercising of vocal organs
4. Composition of a speech  main points, introduction, conclusion; style a stylistics
5. Rhetorical techniques, tricks and tips; formulation; argumentation
6. Coping with stagefright, relaxation and breathing; asertivity; empathy
7. Body language (facial expressions, gesticulation, posturology, proxemics), aesthetics of public appearance (politeness, etiquette, clothing etc.)
8. Analysis of real speeches; examples; rehearsing
9. Presentation tools and their usage, advantages and disadvantages; rules for PowerPoint presentation
10. Students´ presentations + analysis, feedback
11. Students´ presentations + analysis, feedback  Outline (exercises):   Goals:  Knowledge:
Familiarizing with the rules of contentual and formal preparation for a public speech.
Skills:
Acquisition of practical skills in this area and getting a feedback.  Requirements:   Key words:  Rhetoric; body language; speaker metods  References  Key references:
[1] ŠPAČKOVÁ, A.: Moderní rétorika. Praha: Grada Publishing 2009.
Recommended references:
[1] MAŘÍKOVÁ, M.: Rétorika. Manuál komunikačních dovedností. Praha: Professional Publishing 2000.
[2] ŠMAJSOVÁ BUCHTOVÁ, B.: Rétorika. Vážnost mluveného slova. Praha: Grada Publishing 2010.
[3] HIERHOLD, E.: Rétorika a prezentace. Praha: Grada Publishing 2005.
[4] HOLASOVÁ, T.: Rétorika pro techniky. Praha: ČVUT 2004.
[5] ŠESTÁK, Z.: Jak psát a přednášet o vědě. Praha: Academia 2000.
[6] PLAMÍNEK, J.: Komunikace a prezentace. Praha: Grada Publishing 2008.
[7] PLAMÍNEK J.: Řešení problémů a umění rozhodovat. Praha: Argo 1994.
[8] HONZÁKOVÁ, M.  HONZÁK, F.  ROMPORTL, M.: Čteme je správně. Slovníček výslovnosti cizích jmen. Praha: Albatros 1996.
[9] HŮRKOVÁ, J.: Česká výslovnostní norma. Praha: Scientia 1995.
[10] CAPPONI, V.  NOVÁK, T.: Sám sobě mluvčím. Praha: Grada 1994.
[11] TEGZE, O.: Neverbální komunikace. Praha: Computer Press 2003. 

Etika vědy a techniky  00ETV 
Hajíček 
  
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Course:   00ETV  PhDr. Hajíček Jakub Ph.D.    0+2 Z    1  Abstract:   Outline:   Outline (exercises):   Goals:   Requirements:   Key words:   References  
 