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Course, academic year 2019/2020
  
Building materials of monuments and their deterioration - N148001
Title: Stavební materiály památek a jejich degradace
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Technology of Monument Conservation (148)
Actual: from 2014
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: 25 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Novák Michal Ing. Ph.D.
Examination dates   Schedule   
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Annotation -
Last update: Kotlík Petr doc. Ing. CSc. (10.12.2012)
The subject deals with relation between composition, structure and properties of buildings materials, causes of their deterioration and matertials and methods of their conservation and principles of building reconstruction.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Kotlík Petr doc. Ing. CSc. (15.08.2013)

Students will be able to identify main causes of damages of building materials, to propose suitable methods and materials for conservation of historical buildings and to evaluate suitability and proposed techniques and materials of buildings conservation.

Literature -
Last update: Kotlík Petr doc. Ing. CSc. (15.08.2013)

R:Ashurst, John and Ashurst, Nicola. Practical Building Conservation - Heritage Technical Handbook - Volume 2 - Brick, Terracotta and Earth. Gower Technical Press; 1988.

R:Ashurst, John and Ashurst, Nicola. Practical Building Conservation - Heritage Technical Handbook - Volume 3 - Mortars, Plasters and Renders. Alderhot, Gower Technical Press.

R:Warren, John. Conservation of Earth Structures. Butterworth Heinemann; 1999; ISBN: 0-7506-4191-6.

R:Warren, John. Conservation of Brick. Butterworth-Heinemann; 1999; ISBN: 0-7506-3091-4.

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ148 (18.11.2013)

http://eso.vscht.cz/

Study material for lecture at the teacher

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: Kotlík Petr doc. Ing. CSc. (10.12.2012)

The oral exam (30 min).

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ148 (18.11.2013)

1. Clay minerals, structure, properties and processing. Adobe.

2. Bricks and roof tiles. Manufacture, properties, conservation.

3. Lime, slaked lime, Manufacture, properties, modification, application

4. Hydraulic lime and hydraulic additives. Manufacture, properties, application.

5. Roman cement and Portland cement. Manufacture, theory of hardening, application.

6. Gypsum. Manufacture, theory of hardening, application.

7. Waterglass - composition, properties and processing methods.

8. Plasters - sorts, structure and properties, restorer's plasters - theory and practice.

9. Masonry, types of stone and brick construkction.

10. Mortars, artificial marble - properties, corrosin resistance.

11. Surface treatment of buildings construction (facade coating, sgraffito).

12. Causes of corrosion of building materials.

13. Damage of building materials caused by water and watersoluble salts.

14. Conservation of historical buildings, methodical approach.

Entry requirements -
Last update: Kotlík Petr doc. Ing. CSc. (10.12.2012)

Inorganic chemistry

Materials of Cultural Heritage Objects

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ148 (25.09.2013)

Inorganic chemistry

Materials of Cultural Heritage Objects

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0,5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 0,5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 100

 
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