• Mathematical model of mechanical testing of bone-implant (4.5 mm LCP) construct 

    Urbanová, Lucie; Blažek-Fialová, Iva; Srnec, Robert; Pěnčík, Jan; Kršek, Přemysl; Nečas, Alois (University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Brno, 2012-09-17)
    The study deals with the possibility of substituting time- and material-demanding mechanical testing of a bone defect fixation by mathematical modelling. Based on the mechanical model, a mathematical model of bone-implant ...
  • Sterilization of biotic pests by microwave radiation 

    Novotný, Miloslav; Škramlik, Jan; Šuhajda, Karel; Tichomirov, Vladimír (Elsevier, 2013-11-01)
    Some of the issues connected to timber structures are caused by wood-destroying insects. The sterilization of timber elements affected by wood-destroying insects with the help of microwaves removes the deficiencies of other ...
  • Thermal CFD Analysis of Tubular Light Guides 

    Šikula, Ondřej; Mohelníková, Jitka; Plášek, Josef (MDPI, 2013-12-03)
    Tubular light guides are applicable for daylighting of windowless areas in buildings. Despite their many positive indoor climate aspects they can also present some problems with heat losses and condensation. A computer CFD ...
  • Mechanical testing of newly developed biomaterial designed for intra-articular reinforcement of partially ruptured cranial cruciate ligament: ex vivo pig model 

    Fedorová, Petra; Srnec, Robert; Pěnčík, Jan; Schmid, Pavel; Amler, Evžen; Urbanová, Lucie; Nečas, Alois (University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Brno, 2014-04-01)
    The study deals with mechanical testing of newly developed material polyethylene terephtalate coated with polycaprolactone nanofibers in combination with biodagradable Hexalon ACL/PCL screws as a new possibility of ...
  • Thermal Analysis of Light Pipes for Insulated Flat Roofs 

    Šikula, Ondřej; Mohelníková, Jitka; Plášek, Josef (Elsevier B.V., 2014-10-22)
    Light pipes transmit daylight into building interiors. Their installation into thermally insulated roofs of low energy buildings can be a problem because of thermal bridges and condensation problems. This article is focused ...
  • Optical performance of colored crystalline solar cells for building energy efficient application 

    Čekon, Miroslav; Rovnaník, Pavel (Elsevier, 2015-10-17)
    The optical properties of building materials belong to the features that are currently taken into account more frequently. There are various reasons for dealing with those parameters. Some of them aim to achieve specific ...
  • Study of Surface Temperature Monitoring in the Field of Buildings 

    Slávik, Richard; Čekon, Miroslav (Elsevier, 2016-09-01)
    Surface temperature monitoring and its aspects does have not only a useful merit for thermal analysis of the buildings and their direct or indirect implementation in virtual simulations, however is equally of highly relevant ...
  • Hygrothermal simulation of wood exposed to the effect of external climate 

    Dohnal, Jakub; Hradil, Petr; Pěnčík, Jan (IOP Publishing, 2017-11-04)
    The article is focused on simulation of moisture transfer in wood of norway spruce (Picea abies L.). Experimental specimen was exposed to the northern climatic conditions in Lund University, Sweden. The moisture content ...
  • Analysis of Daylight Control in a Chateau Interior 

    Mohelníková, Jitka; Miček, Denis; Floreková, Skarleta; Selucká, Alena; Dvořák, Martin (MDPI, 2018-05-15)
    Assessment of daylighting in the residential hall of a historical chateau is presented. The evaluation is based on both the daylight measurement and simulations. Illuminance levels in the interior were controlled in ...
  • Polycarbonate Multi-Wall Panels Integrated in Multi-Layer Solar Facade Concepts 

    Čekon, Miroslav; Struhala, Karel (IOP Publishing, 2018-11-01)
    Recent technological advances in transparent insulation materials´ (TIMs) production may have opened ways for new integration of these materials in buildings. This paper presents a study analysing several variants of façades ...
  • Thermal, Energy and Life Cycle Aspects of a Transparent Insulation Façade: A Case Study 

    Čekon, Miroslav; Struhala, Karel (IOP Publishing, 2018-11-01)
    Research and development in the façade engineering field highlights the need for comprehensive system solutions integrating advanced materials and renewable energy use. The real performance of such solutions is highly ...
  • Life Cycle Assessment of Solar Façade Concepts Based on Transparent Insulation Materials 

    Struhala, Karel; Čekon, Miroslav; Slávik, Richard (MDPI, 2018-11-15)
    Contemporary architects and the construction industry are trying to cope with increasing requirements concerning energy efficiency and environmental impact. One of the available options is the active utilization of energy ...
  • Tests on Material Compatibility of Phase Change Materials and Selected Plastics 

    Ostrý, Milan; Bantová, Sylva; Struhala, Karel (MDPI, 2019-04-10)
    This study follows existing research and provides experimental evaluation of the suitability of selected PCMs for proposed integration in building structures. Two organic PCMs, two inorganic PCMs and three representative ...