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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Polymer Membranes and Their Transport Characteristics - N112042
Title: Polymerní membrány a jejich transportní charakteristiky
Guaranteed by: Department of Polymers (112)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2013 to 2019
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:4
E-Credits: summer s.:4
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/1, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Sysel Petr prof. Ing. CSc.
Kosek Juraj prof. Dr. Ing.
Is interchangeable with: B112005
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The dependence between the chemical structure and morphology of polymeric materials and their applicability for separation processes will be taught in detail.
Last update: Sysel Petr (20.11.2012)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

characterize synthetic procedures and properties of polymers usable as membranes

evaluate membrane structure - (potential) application relationships

formulate procedures for the preparation of membranes with given morphology and/or geometry

Last update: TAJ112 (28.11.2013)
Literature -

A: Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology, J. Wiley & Sons (

Last update: Sysel Petr (25.07.2013)
Learning resources -

Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology, J. Wiley & Sons (

Last update: Sysel Petr (19.07.2013)
Syllabus -

1. Polymers, metals and ceramics usable as separation membranes

2. Polymeric materials for membrane preparation

3. Composition - transport properties relationship

4. Resistance of polymeric materials

5. Preparation of polymeric membranes

6. Multi-component membranes based on polymers

7. Polymeric membranes in practice I

8. Physical morphology of hetero-phase membranes

9. Transport mechanism through membranes - permeability and diffusion

10. Characterization methods of transport properties

11. Selected membrane separation methods

12. Light transport through membranes

13. Surface modification of membranes

14. Polymeric membranes in pracice II

Last update: Fialová Jana (15.08.2013)
Registration requirements -

Organic chemistry I (basic)

Last update: Sysel Petr (19.07.2013)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Práce na individuálním projektu 0.5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
Účast na seminářích 0.5 14
4 / 4 112 / 112
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Examination test 70
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 30