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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Industrial Lubricants - N215004
Title: Průmyslová maziva
Guaranteed by: Department of Petroleum Technology and Alternative Fuels (215)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2015 to 2020
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: 16 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Kozák Petr doc. Ing. CSc
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: CERNYA (06.01.2012)
Lectures are given to inform about production of lubricating oils and fluids, about properties and utilisation of lubricatns in industry. The industrial aspects of lubrication in different facilities is of particular interest. Basics of turbine, compressor, hydraulic as well as some other types of lubricating oils are given out. Lubricants storage and maintenance as well as principles of condition based maintenance of lubricants have been incorporated into lectures.
Aim of the course -
Last update: ROZ215 (26.09.2013)

Students will know:

Understand the problems of lubricants.

Practical aspects of lubrication in various types of equipment - turbines, compressors, hydraulic systems, etc.

Principles of care for lubricants during storage and operation, including chemical evaluation of the lubricants.

Literature -
Last update: ROZ215 (26.09.2013)

A: Selected papers from czech as well as international journals and conferences, electronic pdf files.

Learning resources -
Last update: CERNYA (16.08.2013)

Černý J.: Industrial lubricants. Internal lecture slides as an electronic pdf file.

Syllabus -
Last update: CERNYA (04.09.2008)

1. Lubricants, viscosity, friction, wear

2. Base stocks, base oils, technology

3. Base stocks, base oils, properties

4. Formulation of lubrication oils, additives

5. Oxidation and oil ageing

6. Analytical methods and procedures in tribology 1

7. Analytical methods and procedures in tribology 2

8. Motor oils

9. Automotive fluids, gear oils, stationary engines

10. Industrial oils 1

11. Industrial oils 2

12. Industrial oils 3

13. Lubricants maintenance

14. Training in tribology

Registration requirements -
Last update: CERNYA (16.08.2013)


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
Examination test 80
Oral examination 20