Course detail

Seminar of Applied Thermomechanics

FSI-0ATAcad. year: 2020/2021

Application matters from subject „Thermomechanics" on calculations concrete problems in the area: basic reverse and nonreversible changes state ideal gas; gas cycle - engine, gas turbine; solving reverse changes state in par; a mixture of gases, gas and par, calculations with damp afloat; fluxion gas and par nozzles and diffuser; calculations heat transfer, calculations exchangers.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will acquire skills to carry out technical computation in the area of thermodynamics and heat transfer. Computation of heat engines and cooling systems. Heat balance of material and machine systems, in gases, vapors, buildings and technological processes




Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through exercises which are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Participation in seminar, solve of problems and answers on control questions.

Course curriculum

Not applicable.

Work placements

Not applicable.


Make easy students examination from Tthermomechanics. Obtain practical view of problems thermomechanics.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Solve of two problems and answers on questions.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

PAVELEK, Milan. Termomechanika. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 2011, 192 s. : il. ; 30 cm + diagramy ([3] složené l.). ISBN 978-80-214-4300-6. (CS)
ÇENGEL, Yunus A. a Michael A. BOLES. Thermodynamics an engineering approach. 8. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2015, 1115 s. ISBN 978-0-07-339817-4. (EN)
INCROPERA, Frank, David DEWITT, Theodore BERGMAN a Adrienne LAVINE. Principles of heat and mass transfer. 7th ed., international student version. Singapore: John Wiley, c2013, xxiii, 1048 s. ISBN 978-0-470-64615-1. (EN)

Recommended reading

PAVELEK, Milan. Termomechanika. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 2011, 192 s. : il. ; 30 cm + diagramy ([3] složené l.). ISBN 978-80-214-4300-6. (CS)
ÇENGEL, Yunus A., John M. CIMBALA a Robert H. TURNER. Fundamentals of thermal-fluid sciences. Fifth edition. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education, [2017]. ISBN 978-0-07-802768-0. (EN)


Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B3A-P Bachelor's

    branch B-MET , 3. year of study, winter semester, elective

  • Programme B3S-P Bachelor's

    branch B-STI , 3. year of study, winter semester, elective

Type of course unit


Computer-assisted exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Basic thermodynamic quantity. Problems data aqusiton these quantities. Dynamic and static pressure.
2. Basic action with ideal fumes. Compressor calculation.
3.-4. Gas cycle - engine. Thermal efficiency. Calculation circulation petrol and diesel engine.
5. Alternative fuel. Hydrogen.
6. Heat wave pump, HVAC. Heating and coefficient of performance. Effectiveness running.
7. Vapour, power cycle heat power station on coal, gas. Nuclear power station.
8. Humid air and his influences.
9. Fluxion gas.
10. Heat transfer.
11. Infracamera and its usage for heat transfer
12. Usage solar energy.
13. Seminar