Selected Problems of Heating
FAST-CT01Acad. year: 2020/2021
Creation of indoor climate in heated rooms formed under variable conditions and dynamically changing heating losses. Calculation of heat losses. One-pipe heating systems and their design. Radiant heating. Design of interactive system including heating elements, fittings and distribution based on thermal and hydraulic balance. Circulation pumps.
Institute of Building Services (TZB)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Student upgrade his qualifications in heating systems in buildings.
Thermal technique. Basics of heating and air conditioning.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Cihelka.J. a kol.: Vytápění, větrání a klimatizace. SNTL Praha, 1985. (CS)
Chyský J., Hemzal K.: Větrání a klimatizace. BOLIT Brno, 1993. (CS)
Gebauer, G., Rubinová, O., Horká, H.: Vzduchotechnika. ERA Brno, 2005. (CS)
Bašta J., Brož K., Cikhart J., Štorkan M., Valenta V.: Topenářská příručka. GAS s.r.o. Praha, 2001. (CS)
MITCHELL, John W. a BRAUN ,James E.: Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning in Buildings. Dewalt, 2012. ISBN 978-0470624579. (EN)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
Computer and experimental modelling in heating system.
One pipe system
Production and distribution of steam.
Radiant heating – classification and application systems.
Central heat supply. Transfer stations.
Combined production of electricity and heat, condensation technique.
Hydraulic stability of heating systems, design of thermostatic and control valves.
Application of renewable sources in heating systems.
Progressive and intelligent heating systems.
Distribution of cooling water, safety of heating water for air-conditioning units.
Direct electric heating and accumulation heating
Deepen of knowledge and creation skills for design of internal microclimate of buildings by heating systems.
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.