Branch Details

Building Constructions

Original title in Czech: Pozemní stavbyFASTAbbreviation: PSTAcad. year: 2018/2019

Programme: Civil Engineering

Length of Study: 4 years

Accredited from: 25.7.2007Accredited until: 31.12.2020

Profile

Study branch Building Structures is due to its complex content divided into four topics: Building Structure, Architecture in Building Structure, Technology and building process control, Building Services. The study is focused on knowledge in building structures and on education to self-scientific work oriented to specific professional areas of particular topic. Deepening of knowledge and abilities in complex and theoretical approach to technical problem solving and justification will be supported during mathematics and physics lectures. Managing theoretical and scientific disciplines which are related to thesis is ensured by passing selected obligatory lectures. Student is solving under guidance of his supervisor given professional problem according to theoretical and experimental requirements and defends results in his thesis. A graduate of PhD program, branch Building Structures is prepared for expected fulfillment of research and development process in selected area of the industry. Due to acquired knowledge he is capable of self-assertion to solve challenging architectural and constructional problems, technology and management of building realization, building services. The continuous active scientific activity is the qualification for possible engagement of graduates as members of the academic staffs at universities.

Supervisor

Issued topics of Doctoral Study Program

2. round (podání přihlášek od 18.10.2018 do 10.12.2018)

  1. Analysis and development of timber hybrid structures

    Timber hybrid structures have considerable potential for further development of wooden buildings and their wider application for buildings can be evaluated as a contribution to sustainable development.

    Tutor: Lavický Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  2. Analysis of prefabricated masonry panels

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  3. Analysis of the effect of EMW radiation on construction materials

    This is an experimental monitoring exposure to microwave radiation on building materials. Monitoring temperature fields, depending on the humidity and type of building materials and the intensity of microwave radiation. Numerical simulations of these processes.

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  4. Analysis of ventilation design of pitched roofs

    The topic of this thesis is the analysis of ventilation methods of pitched roofs, depending on the specific boundary conditions. The main attention will be paid to assessing the influence of the roof structure (i.e. cold or warm roof) and roof covering with different diffusion properties on the size of the ventilated air layer to determine the correct function of the roof. Theoretical calculation models will be verified by computational programs and experimental measurements performed on real construction.

    Tutor: Kalousek Lubor, Ing., Ph.D.

  5. Clarification of condensation conditions of water vapor on the surface and inside the building structure

    As part of the water vapor transmission in the building structure, it is necessary to determine by measuring and modeling under what conditions its condensation occurs. In already moist materials, water vapor and water are disseminated differently than conventional moisture propagation modeling methods, and therefore computations with measurement have to be compared.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  6. Construction and technological processes in the implementation, operation and maintenance of environmentally friendly building roofing

    The theme for Ph.D. study is focused on optimizing processes related to construction, operation and maintenance according to principles of sustainable development. Specifically, these are processes associated with the construction of green roofs and facades. An important aspect is the future use and maintenance of these unique components. Efficient organization of work with regard to energy consumption, deployment of machinery and human resources is crucial for efficient construction.

    Tutor: Mohapl Martin, Ing., Ph.D.

  7. Description of the long-term behavior of thermal insulation block made from recycled composite during long term load

    With the possibility of the use of composites from recycled polymers, such as thermal insulation block, there is a need to describe their long-term behaviour. Description is also by contingent on the type of loading. Especially the compressive load is for this material specific. Description will be implemented using rheological models that will be derived based on the monitoring of experimental prototypes and will be verified by FEM mathematical modeling.

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  8. Design of prefabricated green facades.

    This work focuses on the design and optimization of prefabricated green facades. The work includes a comprehensive verification of the various parts of the green facade of a full-scale experiments.

    Tutor: Bečkovský David, Ing., Ph.D.

  9. Details of energy-passive buildings

    As part of the passive buildings issue, new details need to be addressed. First of all, it is about the details of the connection of the different layers of structures in the contact or crossing points and hence the thermal connections must also be solved. Thermal bridges can be 10 to 35% for passive buildings and optimization is therefore required.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  10. Details of energy-passive buildings

    As part of the passive buildings issue, new details need to be addressed. First of all, it is about the details of the connection of the different layers of structures in the contact or crossing points and hence the thermal connections must also be solved. Thermal bridges can be 10 to 35% for passive buildings and optimization is therefore required.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  11. Development of heat exchanger using 3D printing

    Heat exchangers for air conditioning and heating systems are commonly made of metallic materials. During manufacture, the exchanger is assembled from metal plates. The development of 3D printing technology enables the construction of a new generation of heat exchangers. Heat exchangers for air conditioning and heating systems are commonly made of metallic materials. During manufacture, the exchanger is assembled from metal plates. The development of 3D printing technology enables the construction of a new generation of heat exchangers. Heat exchangers for air conditioning and heating systems are commonly made of metallic materials. During manufacture, the exchanger is assembled from metal plates. The development of 3D printing technology enables the construction of a new generation of heat exchangers.

    Tutor: Horák Petr, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  12. Development of the structural system for energy-saving residential houses based on wood

    The aim is to find a solution for development of selected parts of a building system for low-energy multi-story buildings made of a bonded structural panels that consist of solid insulation and OSB sheathing.

    Tutor: Kovářová Barbora, Ing., Ph.D.

  13. Dynamic analysis of energy sources and energy consumption for nearly zero energy buildings (nZEB)

    Nearly zero nergy buildings use mainly renewable energy. The potential of this energy is variable in time as well as the energy demand in buildings. Dynamic analysis of energy sources and consumption in buildings will optimize choice of energy sources and efficient use of energy. The analysis will be used to set up a system for monitoring and controlling and designing appropriate technologies.

    Tutor: Hirš Jiří, prof. Ing., CSc.

  14. Elimination of surface condensation on building structures.

    Condensation of water vapor on the inner surface of building structures is most often a manifestation of insufficient thermal insulating layer in its composition. The task is to model and optimize structure structures to avoid these negative phenomena. The evaluation will be done at the risk of mold growth and also at the dew point temperature.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  15. Energy and Environmental Concept of Smart City and Smart Regions

    Creating a systematic procedure for management strategy municipalities and cities for the performance of the SMART City and Smart Regions in the energy sector. Object modeling of buildings in the region, cooperation with the Centre of Competence Smart Regions on FAST BUT.

    Tutor: Hirš Jiří, prof. Ing., CSc.

  16. Floating building with a thermal long term energy storage

    Development of floating building with a thermal long term energy storage ad shock absorber for seismic effects. Analisys of energy storage for store the building energy overload in the summer period wit utilization of heat pumps.

    Tutor: Hirš Jiří, prof. Ing., CSc.

  17. Ground-coupled Heat systems for Heating and Cooling of Buildings

    PhD thesis focuses on the research use of land for energy for heating and cooling. The scope of work will be theoretical and experimental investigation of the thermal interaction between an building and ground and an optimal design of ground and foundation exchangers. The aim is to streamline obtaining geothermal energy of the elements of foundation structures and to develop a methodology for their design in the Czech Republic. The simulations can use the softwares CalA, TRNSYS, ANSYS Fluent.

    Tutor: Šikula Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  18. History a Family Hous

    In the history of housing was always a family hous in a privileged position. Reflect the social status of the owner, and has responded to the crucial family as the basis of society. Often has been a hot topic in the architectural creation of the most famous architects. Dynamic way to contemporary life, rapidly changing lifestyle and the reflections on the relevance of the question of the timeliness of the family villa in the nearest future.

    Tutor: Menšíková Naděžda, doc. Ing. arch., CSc.

  19. Indoor Climate and HVAC systems in Historical Buildings

    Building services systems that create the quality of indoor environments in historical buildings, were linked with the optimal design of the building and use natural laws. The topic includes a research of systems of heating and ventilation systems in historic buildings, analysis, model creation, simulation of behavior, experimental measurements and determination of recommendations and guidelines for renovation and monument renewal.

    Tutor: Hirš Jiří, prof. Ing., CSc.

  20. Influence of moisture on the floor layers

    In engineering practice it is easy to come across failures of both water vapour permeable and non-permeable flooring finishes, where these failures are often caused by excess moisture. Whereas there are various flooring solutions available, it is expected that throughout the solution of the work the manifestations and phenomena causing the failures are going to be described for the most widely used floor finishes.

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  21. Kitchen

    Kitchen evolution analysis in connection with solution of arrangement present sophisticated form. Ergonomics and anthropometry in kitchen. Tendency to the future. Design standards - assessment, recommendation.

    Tutor: Košíčková Ivana, Ing. arch., Ph.D.

  22. Latent heat storage

    Heat storage is important for overcoming of mismatch between energy supply and energy use in case of use renewable energy. Thesis will be focused on the development of latent heat storage for use in building structures and building technical systems. Student will cooperate with supervisor and solve project supported by Czech science foundation.

    Tutor: Ostrý Milan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  23. Methodology of construction work progress and their readiness in the construction of clean rooms

    The thesis deals with microbial and aerosol microclimate research in the construction of clean rooms and their influence on the results of validation and pollution of these areas. Part of the thesis will be the theoretical and experimental methods of solution, which will serve to create a procedure - methodology in the construction of clean spaces and their background. Ending the construction process is assumed to validate these spaces.

    Tutor: Rubina Aleš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  24. Modeling and simulation of buildings and smart regions.

    PhD thesis focuses on the modeling and simulation of intelligent buildings and smart regions. Effective use and placement of elements of ventilation, heating and cooling in buildings and their optimal control system. Systems, equipment and strategies for energy storage.

    Tutor: Šikula Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  25. Nonlinear Ultrasonic Spectroscopy as a Tool for Diagnosing of Ceiling Slabs Hurdis

    Tutor: Manychová Monika, Ing., Ph.D.

  26. Numerical Simulation of Heat Transfer in Civil Engineering

    Theme of dissertation thesis is aimed at development, validation, verification and theoretical-experimental application of numerical models describing heat transfer in space and time. These space-time deterministic numerical models based on fundamental laws of Thermodynamics are useful in Civil Engineering for creation of indoor climate in buildings as well as for development of advanced energy systems in building.

    Tutor: Plášek Josef, Ing., Ph.D.

  27. Old People's Housing

    Old people housing forms, building typology as a follow-up to provide services. Evolution analysis, present trends,available and dignified housing for future.

    Tutor: Košíčková Ivana, Ing. arch., Ph.D.

  28. Optimalization of ventilated façade systems

    Experimental Analysis and design of multi-layer ventilated facade systems. Monitoring the impact of ventilated air gaps on the inside of the building microclimate.

    Tutor: Novotný Miloslav, prof. Ing., CSc.

  29. Optimization of surface area design for site equipment

    Analysis of the individual parameters influencing the price of the building site equipment, operational, production, social-administrative objects, derivation of the methodology for determining the optimal sizes of these objects in order to optimalization the size of area and cost of the construction site equipment

    Tutor: Kovářová Barbora, Ing., Ph.D.

  30. Optimization of thermally activated building structures

    PhD thesis is focused on the optimization of Thermo Active Building Structures (TABS) used for heating and cooling buildings. Assumes the use of simulation methods, laboratory experiment and measurement INSITU. The aim is to provide recommendations for optimal design and control of TABS. The simulations can use the softwares CalA, TRNSYS, ANSYS Fluent.

    Tutor: Šikula Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  31. Pollution of internal and external surfaces in daylighting of buildings

    Analysis of surface pollution on daylighting in buildings. External surfaces and surfaces in interior influence daylight level indoors. Pollution of the surfaces and glazing could reduce daylighting. Monitoring and control of present lifestyle on the surface pollution and daylighting in buildings.

    Tutor: Hirš Jiří, prof. Ing., CSc.

  32. Possibilities of increase the roofs retention capacity

    The topic of the dissertation thesis is a comprehensive analysis of the possibility of increasing the roofs retention capacity and drainage modification factors. The work will authenticate using full-scale experiments.

    Tutor: Bečkovský David, Ing., Ph.D.

  33. Possibilities of using microwave radiation for the rehabilitation of building structures

    Experimental verification of the possibilities of rehabilitation of building structures and their parts using microwave radiation especially in the areas of removal of excess moisture and destruction of biological corrosion.

    Tutor: Novotný Miloslav, prof. Ing., CSc.

  34. Research and development of precast structures of piece building materials

    The topic of the thesis will be research and development of modern precast structures of piece building materials.

    Tutor: Lavický Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  35. Research of elements and systems of buildings services

    Research of elements and systems of buildings services as heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) will be conducted in order to achieve a thermal comfort in buildings at the minimum operating energy consumption. HVAC systems research will focus on optimizing of their design and operation with the use of low-potential thermal energy sources. The research will be conducted in its theoretical part by development of new mathematical-physical models, and by laboratory experiments and in situ measurements in an experimental part by using PIV method.

    Tutor: Šikula Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  36. Research of sealed joints in building structures

    The content of the thesis is a comparison of the existing standard procedures for the testing of sealants with alternative processes, which correspond to the actual application in real conditions during the sealing of joints. A partial aim is the optimization of the sealing process on a selected problematic substrate, eg the sealin of concrete structures. This theme builds on the already well-developed research of sealants introduced at the workplace using the test preparations developed there.

    Tutor: Šlanhof Jiří, Ing., Ph.D.

  37. School lighting

    Assessment of lighting in school buildings with regard to indoor comfort and energy efficiency.

    Tutor: Mohelníková Jitka, prof. Ing., Ph.D.

  38. Simulation of flow and pollutants in buildings

    Topic of doctoral thesis focuses on the application and verification of theoretical research methods airflow in buildings and external aerodynamics of buildings with the current transfer of moisture. The simulations can use the software Fluent, CFX, or OpenFOAM.

    Tutor: Šikula Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  39. System efficiencies of technical equipment in buildings

    Requirements for reducing energy consumption in buildings evoke the need to increase the efficiency of technical systems. The study will be focused on the theoretical evaluation of the effectiveness of European standards and guidelines on monitoring existing systems and their components and experimental determination of their efficacy. The expected result will also be the identification of ways to increase the efficiency of modern systems engineering environment.

    Tutor: Počinková Marcela, Ing., Ph.D.

  40. Technological performance selected machines in construction processes.

    Machines analysis in processes of fabric, selection, technical and economical characteristics, current methods calculation of machines capacity, data examination of capacity in praxis, effective capacity, effective design capacity, to create methodology of calculation of effective machines capacity and capacity graphs for analysis of time and technology structure.

    Tutor: Motyčka Vít, doc. Ing., CSc.

  41. The odesign of low energy wooden houses

    The design of optimalization wooden structures with the wiew of enviromental sciens, qualities and utiliti of wooden houses and solution design details.

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  42. The odesign of low energy wooden houses

    The design of optimalization wooden structures with the wiew of enviromental sciens, qualities and utiliti of wooden houses and solution design details.

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  43. The optimalization of design lightweight walls of wood-based panels in reinforced concrete skelet

    The design of optimalization wooden structures with the wiew of enviromental sciens, qualities and utiliti of wooden houses and solution design details, especially at the point of connection to the reinforced concrete structure..

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  44. Tree houses

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  45. Use of waste heat in HVAC systems

    Current technologies allow waste heat recovery systems in HVAC (heat sewerage, waste heat from the refrigeration and more.) For a progressive recovery of this kind of heat is required to compile and verify the computational algorithms. These algorithms are then required to validate and verify on real systems.

    Tutor: Horák Petr, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  46. Definition of optimisation model of a structure for: 1. design of a member, 2. strengthening of existing member, 3. design and strengthening of a structure. Calculation variant: stochastic, deterministic (according to the application class of the tasks), type of the restraining conditions, classes the target functions.

    Tutor: Štěpánek Petr, prof. RNDr. Ing., CSc., dr. h. c.

1. round (podání přihlášek od 15.06.2018 do 31.07.2018)

  1. Accumulation of energy in near zero houses

    Due to increasing energy consumption, the need for sustainable construction and directive of EU is necessary to design structures in passive houses, in order to reduce energy consumtion and improving the internal environment.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  2. Analysis of the effect of EMW radiation on construction materials

    This is an experimental monitoring exposure to microwave radiation on building materials. Monitoring temperature fields, depending on the humidity and type of building materials and the intensity of microwave radiation. Numerical simulations of these processes.

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  3. Analysis of ventilation design of pitched roofs

    The topic of this thesis is the analysis of ventilation methods of pitched roofs, depending on the specific boundary conditions. The main attention will be paid to assessing the influence of the roof structure (i.e. cold or warm roof) and roof covering with different diffusion properties on the size of the ventilated air layer to determine the correct function of the roof. Theoretical calculation models will be verified by computational programs and experimental measurements performed on real construction.

    Tutor: Kalousek Lubor, Ing., Ph.D.

  4. Application of secondary materials in low-energy and passive houses - sustainable development

    Target of theme are design and buildings construction check with using progressive materials from secondary raws in passive houses. Target is set up by need for optimal use energy, secondary raws and sustainable development. Elimination imperfection of progressive materials.

    Tutor: Matějka Libor, doc. Ing., CSc. Ph.D., MBA

  5. Building physical aspects of tubular light guides

    Tubular light guides are continuously improved because of the ever rising requirements put onto thermal comfort in interiors of buildings. This has some side effects, like the depreciation of their physical properties. Therefore it is required to create a comprehensive overview of building physical aspects of tubular light guides, which can be based on experiments and computer simulations. The conclusions then are bound to be incorporated into the concept of a modified tubular light guide.

    Tutor: Vajkay František, Ing., Ph.D.

  6. Cohousing

    The theme is current response to the common form of housing, which is characterized by his anonymity and lack identification of population, residential environment too. Close neighbourhood housing can deliver concrete benefits today.. Urban and architectural design has an impact on social contacts and other inspiring suggestions including mutual aid. Conscious participation in the shaping of neighborly community retains personal independence and privacy.

    Tutor: Menšíková Naděžda, doc. Ing. arch., CSc.

  7. Construction and technological processes in the implementation, operation and maintenance of environmentally friendly building roofing

    The theme for Ph.D. study is focused on optimizing processes related to construction, operation and maintenance according to principles of sustainable development. Specifically, these are processes associated with the construction of green roofs and facades. An important aspect is the future use and maintenance of these unique components. Efficient organization of work with regard to energy consumption, deployment of machinery and human resources is crucial for efficient construction.

    Tutor: Mohapl Martin, Ing., Ph.D.

  8. Dissipation of heat and moisture in building structures from straw bales

    The aim of the dissertation is to verify the reliability of straw bales outside construction. Based on the solution of heat and water vapor penetration through these structures, a comprehensive assessment will be carried out in terms of economy, energy intensity and durability.

    Tutor: Čuprová Danuše, Ing., CSc.

  9. Fire resistance of glass facades of buildings

    Tutor: Beneš Petr, Ing., CSc.

  10. Green roof systems with hydrophilic mineral fibres

    Usage of hydrophilic mineral fibres in roof garden systems, hydroacc. and drainage solutions, connections to follow-up structures, solving statics and stability on different roofs. Environmental impact of this green roof solution to whole building.

    Tutor: Matějka Libor, doc. Ing., CSc. Ph.D., MBA

  11. Influence of solar gains on indoor climate of storage halls

    Analysis of influence of solar gains on indoor climate of storage halls with respect to their operational use. Determination of design requirements for convenient daylight and thermal conditions and energy efficiency in the hall buildings.

    Tutor: Mohelníková Jitka, prof. Ing., Ph.D.

  12. Innovation of refrigeration devices to increase their efficiency with low GWP refrigerants.

    The aim is to innovate a cooling circuit operating with a low GWP refrigerant, to increase efficiency, to utilize waste heat. An integral part of the research is the determination of safety requirements for the use of A2L refrigeration equipment in buildings.

    Tutor: Formánek Marian, Ing., Ph.D.

  13. Methods of thermal and daylight analysis in building information modeling

    Analysis of thermal and daylight simulation methods in computer information models of low energy and energy active buildings.

    Tutor: Mohelníková Jitka, prof. Ing., Ph.D.

  14. New types of heat exchangers for Building Services systems

    The field of Building Services is currently progressively developed thanks to the technological boom. New technologies, such as 3D printing or microfiber, allow the development of new heat exchangers. The topic of doctoral study will deal with the development of new types of heat exchangers from non-traditional materials.

    Tutor: Horák Petr, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  15. Numerical Simulation of Heat Transfer in Civil Engineering

    Theme of dissertation thesis is aimed at development, validation, verification and theoretical-experimental application of numerical models describing heat transfer in space and time. These space-time deterministic numerical models based on fundamental laws of Thermodynamics are useful in Civil Engineering for creation of indoor climate in buildings as well as for development of advanced energy systems in building.

    Tutor: Plášek Josef, Ing., Ph.D.

  16. Optimalization of floors in wet areas

    Optimization floors in wet areas. The dependence of the slope of surface layer and friction floor. Design methodology for measuring inclination floors for safety use. Design based surface roughness on the wear layer of surface water runoff.

    Tutor: Matějka Libor, doc. Ing., CSc. Ph.D., MBA

  17. Optimalization of ventilated façade systems

    Experimental Analysis and design of multi-layer ventilated facade systems. Monitoring the impact of ventilated air gaps on the inside of the building microclimate.

    Tutor: Novotný Miloslav, prof. Ing., CSc.

  18. Optimization design of container wooden houses

    Work will consider specific proposals of container wooden houses. It will be working both on the structure of the container, but also on the casing itself and bonding of the individual containers in a single unit. Will be constructed partial construction details.

    Tutor: Novotný Miloslav, prof. Ing., CSc.

  19. Optimization of surface area design for site equipment

    Analysis of the individual parameters influencing the price of the building site equipment, operational, production, social-administrative objects, derivation of the methodology for determining the optimal sizes of these objects in order to optimalization the size of area and cost of the construction site equipment

    Tutor: Kovářová Barbora, Ing., Ph.D.

  20. Optimizing of the test methods for the sealants testing with regard to the long-term reliability of the bonded joint

    The content of the thesis is a comparison of the existing standard procedures for the testing of sealants with alternative processes, which correspond to the actual application in real conditions during the sealing of joints. A partial aim is the optimization of the sealing process on a selected problematic substrate, eg the sealing of concrete structures. This theme builds on the already well-developed research of sealants introduced at the workplace using the test preparations developed there.

    Tutor: Šlanhof Jiří, Ing., Ph.D.

  21. Pollution of internal and external surfaces in daylighting of buildings

    Daylight factor calculations do incorporate the so called pollution coefficients for exterior, resp. interior side of daylighting system. The values of these coefficients were determined in 1994. Since then these coefficients are unchanged, despite the advances in lifestyle (number of cars on the road, fuel used in heating, etc.). Therefore the aim of the work would be to monitor how the actual lifestyle affects the pollution of surfaces and glazing, and lighting comfort in short and long terms.

    Tutor: Vajkay František, Ing., Ph.D.

  22. Possibilities of building constructions thermal bridges elimination

    Using the modeling of thermal and humidity fields to find solutions to the elimination of thermal bridges in building structures.

    Tutor: Kalousek Miloš, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  23. Specify analyse of construction details of passive and low-energy houses

    Theoretical analyse of substandard construction details for design of passive houses design. Specify analyse will elaborate with using of programs Fluent and Ansys. Partion target of analyse will be opmalization and procedure of reasoning design of construction details with using practice.

    Tutor: Matějka Libor, doc. Ing., CSc. Ph.D., MBA

  24. System efficiencies of technical equipment in buildings

    Requirements for reducing energy consumption in buildings evoke the need to increase the efficiency of technical systems. The study will be focused on the theoretical evaluation of the effectiveness of European standards and guidelines on monitoring existing systems and their components and experimental determination of their efficacy. The expected result will also be the identification of ways to increase the efficiency of modern systems engineering environment.

    Tutor: Počinková Marcela, Ing., Ph.D.

  25. Systematization defects and fails of constructions

    Theme is set up by absence single categorization defects and fails of building object. The target is make summary of imperfections of building materials with possible actualization. Categorization will base for algorithm of investigation defects. The theme will be elaborate with using suitable software.

    Tutor: Matějka Libor, doc. Ing., CSc. Ph.D., MBA

  26. The fire resistance of roof structures

    Tutor: Beneš Petr, Ing., CSc.

  27. The illumination of residential buildings in confined urban areas

    The illumination of residential buildings in the confined urban development conditions solves the requirement for daytime running light and sunshine in accordance with NV, Decree and valid ČSN.

    Tutor: Čupr Karel, Ing., CSc.

  28. The odesign of low energy wooden houses

    The design of optimalization wooden structures with the wiew of enviromental sciens, qualities and utiliti of wooden houses and solution design details.

    Tutor: Šuhajda Karel, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  29. Tree houses

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  30. Use of latent heat storage in buildings

    Thermal energy storage is important for overcoming of mismatch between renewable energy supply and energy use. Thesis will be focused on the development of latent heat storage for use in building structures and technical systems. Student will cooperate with supervisor and solve project supported by Czech science foundation.

    Tutor: Ostrý Milan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.

  31. Waste containers as a construction member for structure design

    Tutor: Pěnčík Jan, doc. Ing., Ph.D.


Course structure diagram with ECTS credits

1. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH01DOCTORAL SEMINAR I (PST)cs4summerCompulsoryCryes
DY02Foreign Language Tutoring of PhD Studentscs1summerCompulsoryCryes
DA58Discrete Methods in Civil Engineering Ics4summerCompulsory-optionalCr4066yes
DA61Numerical methods Ics4summerCompulsory-optionalCr4066yes
DA62Probability and mathematical statisticscs4summerCompulsory-optionalCr4066yes
DJ61Selected Topics in Building Materials Engineeringcs8summerCompulsory-optionalEx4068yes
DT61Selected Items of Building Service Theorycs8summerCompulsory-optionalEx4068yes
DW61Selected Essay from Technology of Building Constructionscs8summerCompulsory-optionalEx4068yes
DH81Selected Chapters from Theory of Building Constructionscs8summerCompulsory-optionalEx4068yes
DB61Selected chapters from building physicscs8summerCompulsory-optionalEx4262yes
2. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH02Doctoral seminar II (PST)cs8winterCompulsoryCryes
DA65Time series analysiscs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DA67Applications of mathematical methods in economicscs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DA59Discrete Methods in Civil Engineering IIcs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DA63Numerical methods IIcs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DA66Numerical methods for the variational problemscs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DA64Models of regressioncs10winterCompulsory-optionalEx4067yes
DW62Information system in construction technologycs8winterCompulsory-optionalEx4069yes
DH82Process and Functional Analysis of Building Constructioncs8winterCompulsory-optionalEx4069yes
DL61Theory of concrete and masonry structurescs8winterCompulsory-optionalEx4069yes
DT62Theory of Energy and Environment of Buildingscs8winterCompulsory-optionalEx4069yes
DO61Theory of metal and timber structurescs8winterCompulsory-optionalEx4069yes
2. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DY01English for the Doctoral Study Programmecs8summerCompulsoryExyes
DH03Doctoral seminar III (PST)cs8summerCompulsoryCryes
3. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH04Doctoral seminar IV (PST)cs8winterCompulsoryCryes
3. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH05Doctoral seminar V (PST)cs14summerCompulsoryCryes
4. year of study, winter semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH06Doctoral seminar VI (PST)cs14winterCompulsoryCryes
4. year of study, summer semester
AbbreviationTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
DH07Doctoral seminar VII (PST)cs20summerCompulsoryCryes
All the groups of optional courses
Gr. Min. Courses
4066 0 DA58, DA61, DA62
4067 0 DA65, DA67, DA59, DA63, DA66, DA64
4068 0 DJ61, DT61, DW61, DH81
4069 0 DW62, DH82, DL61, DT62, DO61
4262 0 DB61