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Course, academic year 2020/2021
Wood conservation - N148071
Title: Konzervování dřeva
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Technology of Monument Conservation (148)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: M148013
For type:  
Guarantor: Kučerová Irena Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M148013
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ148 (18.11.2013)
The target of this subject is to familiarise students with wood structure and its properties, connection with wood structure and causes of wood damage, with methods of conservation and wood preservation.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ148 (14.08.2013)

Students will be able:

Structure, properties and process of damage of wood.

Methods of preservation and conservation of wood.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ148 (14.08.2013)

R Šimůnková E., Kučerová I.: Dřevo, STOP, Praha 2000.

A Rowell R.M. (ed.): Handbook of wood chemistry and wood composites. Taylor and Frencis, 2005.

A Unger A. Schniewind A.P., Unger W.: Conservation of wooden artifacts. A handbook. Springer, 2001.

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ148 (14.08.2013)

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ148 (14.08.2013)

1.Sructure of coniferous tree

2. Structure of deciduous tree

3. Wood properties

4. Causes of wood damage: abiotic agents

5. Wood damage: biological agents

6. Wood research

7. Wood preservation

8. Disinfection and disinfestation

9. Wood coatings

10. Polychromie

11. Adhesives for wood

12. Puttying of wood

13. Wood consolidation

14. Water logged wood

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ148 (14.08.2013)


Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 100