Course detail

Radiation methods in civil engineering

FAST-DI62Acad. year: 2018/2019

New methods of building materials and structures testing, non–destructive methods (NDT) and their division, hardness assessment, strength of building materials applied in structures, radiometric measurement of weight density and moisture, radiometric reinforcement localization in reinforced concrete structures.

Department

Institute of Building Testing (SZK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.

Prerequisites

Graduate from faculty of civil engineering, knowledge of subjects specialized in building testing, diagnostic equipment, building survey and quality management.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1.-4. week - entry and elaborating of retrieval in the field of building testing, especially NDT
5.-8. week - seminar thesis entry and its consultation
9.-13.week - final consultation, seminar thesis submission, oral examination

Aims

Acquainting of students with latest flaw detection and other methods used for building materials and structures testing, seminar thesis elaborating with entries of suitable testing methods in relation to the diploma thesis theme.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-P-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch KDS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-K-C-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch KDS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-K-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch KDS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme D-P-E-SI (N) Doctoral

    branch KDS , 2. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1.-4. week - entry and elaborating of retrieval in the field of building testing, especially NDT
5.-8. week - seminar thesis entry and its consultation
9.-13.week - final consultation, seminar thesis submission, oral examination