Resistance of Building Constructions

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Course Unit Code030-0005/03
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *Second Cycle
Year of Study *Second Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech, English
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
KUC05doc. Ing. Petr Kučera, Ph.D.
Summary
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
The course enables students to verify the fire resistance of building
constructions by calculation.
Course Contents
Courses:
1. Fire resistance of building constructions
2. Assessment of structures load exposed to fire
3. Thermal analysis of fire compartment. Nominal and parametric curves
4. Fundamentals of design building construction exposed fire (General actions - Actions on structures exposed to fire)
5. Design of concrete structures exposed to fire. Material properties. Design with utilization of table values. Computational methods. Simple methods of calculation.
6. Design of steel structures exposed to fire. Material properties. Computational methods. Simple methods of calculation.
7. Design of steel and concrete structures exposed to fire. Material properties. Design with utilization of table values. Computational methods. Simple methods of calculation.
8. Design of timber structures exposed to fire. Material properties. Design with utilization of table values. Computational methods. Simple methods of calculation. Others requirement for technical design
9. Design of masonry structures exposed to fire. Material properties. Design with utilization of table values. Computational methods. Simple methods of calculation.

Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
KVARČÁK Miloš, VAVREČKOVÁ Jitka, ŽEMLIČKA Zdeněk. Disposal of Oil-related Accidents. Ostrava: SPBI Spektrum 25., 2000, 105 pp., ISBN 80-86111-61-X
KOTINSKÝ Petr, HEJDOVÁ Jaroslava. Decontamination. Ostrava: SPBI Spektrum, Sv. 34., 2003, 126 s., ISBN 80-86634-31-0
BARTLOVÁ Ivana. Dangerous Substances I., Ostrava: SPBI Spektrum, Sv. 24, 2005, ISBN 80-86634-59-0
ŠENOVSKÝ Michail, BALOG Karol, HANUŠKA Zdeněk, ŠENOVSKÝ Pavel. Dangerous Substances II., Ostrava: SPBI Spektrum, Sv. 36, 2004, ISBN 80-86634-47-7
Wald F. a kol.:Zvýšení spolehlivosti stavebních nosných konstrukcí výpočtem
požární odolnosti podle evropských norem, ČVUT Praha, Praha 2002
Bradáčová I. a kol.:Stavby a jejich požární bezpečnost, ČKAIT, Praha 1999
Kučera P., Česelská T., Matečková P.: Požární odolnost stavebních konstrukcí. SPBI Ostrava. 2010. ISBN: 978-80-7385-094-4
Recommended Reading:
Eurokódy 1 až 6.
Buchanan, A.H.: Structural Design for Fire Safety. John Wiley & Sons, New
edition 2001, ISBN 0-4718-9060-8.
Eurokódy 1 až 6.
Buchanan, A.H.: Structural Design for Fire Safety. John Wiley & Sons, New
edition 2001, ISBN 0-4718-9060-8.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Exercises evaluation and ExaminationCredit and Examination100 (100)51
        Exercises evaluationCredit30 10
        ExaminationExamination70 30