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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Materials and technologies in automotive industry - B106007
Title: Materiály a technologie v automobilovém průmyslu
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2022 to 2023
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D.
Čadek Drahomír Ing. Ph.D.
Kloužek Jaroslav doc. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N106030
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Annotation -
Last update: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D. (09.01.2018)
The aim of this subject is to provide information about the materials and technologies used in the automotive industry. The production and processing of steel, cast iron, non-ferrous metals, rubber, thermoplastics, glass and ceramic materials are mentioned. Production, processing and surface treatment technologies are discussed in relation with the particular type of material.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Fialová Jana (02.01.2018)

Students will be able to:

Select materials for use in the automotive industry.

Optimize materials processing technology for the automotive industry.

Select appropriate types of fluids with regard to the material composition of the engine.

Literature -
Last update: Fialová Jana (02.01.2018)

R: Vojtěch D.: Kovové materiály (skriptum), VŠCHT, Praha, 2006.

R: Ducháček V.: Polymery - výroba, vlastnosti, zpracování, použití (skriptum). VŠCHT, Praha, 2006.

A: McMahon C. J.: Structural Materials, Merion Books, Philadelphia, 2004.

Learning resources -
Last update: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D. (09.01.2018)

E-learning course is available (

Syllabus -
Last update: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D. (05.03.2018)

1. Steel, cast iron

2. Aluminium alloys

3. Alloys of other non-ferrous metals

4. Rubbers

5. Other polymeric materials

6. Glass

7. Ceramics

8. Composites

9. Organic substances (fuels, lubricants, coolants)

10. Processing of metallic materials

11. Processing of polymeric materials

12. Processing of glass and ceramics

13. Joining of materials

14. Surface treatment in automotive industry

Registration requirements -
Last update: Fialová Jana (02.01.2018)

General and Inorganic Chemistry I

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D. (20.02.2018)

Success in written exam, submission of the literature review (project report).

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Práce na individuálním projektu 2 56
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1.5 42
5 / 5 140 / 140