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  • 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 ...
  • Windows Influence on Daylighting in Residential Buildings 

    Altan, Hasim; Mohelníková, Jitka (David Publishing, 2015-03-27)
    Daylighting studies in buildings are key parts of environmental analysis and can be easily conducted at the early stages of design as part of environmentally responsive building design as well as to inform the final ...
  • Analysis of Behaviour of Prefabricated Staircases with One-Sided Suspended Stairs 

    Pěnčík, Jan; Lavický, Miloš; Král, Pavel; Havířová, Zdeňka (Faculty of Forestry amd Wood TEchnology, Zagreb University, 2015-07-14)
    The article introduces a potentia l use of a combination of the method of numerical modelling and experimental tests for the treatment of the structure of a wooden prefabricated staircase with one-sided suspended stairs. ...
  • Thermal and Daylight Evaluation of Building Zones 

    Altan, Hasim; Mohelníková, Jitka; Hofman, Petr (Elsevier, 2015-10-12)
    An analysis of thermal balance and daylight level in building residential zones is presented in the article. The evaluation is focused on influence of façade thermal insulation layers and multi glass pane windows on reduction ...
  • 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 ...
  • Environmental aspects of renovations – case studies 

    Sedlák, Jiří; Jelínek, Petr; Stránská, Zuzana; Struhala, Karel (Elsevier, 2015-11-01)
    In this paper we would like to show the readers two case studies of energy-, environmentally- and cost-efficient renovations of contemporary buildings in Czech Republic that were assessed according to the IEA ECBS Annex ...
  • Selection of heating system based on acquisition and operating cost for family house 

    Novotný, Miloslav; Šuhajda, Karel; Kučera, Radim; Šuhajdová, Eva (VGTU Press, 2016-05-12)
    The aim of this study is to evaluate mutual dependences and significance of the input factors of a heating system for a family house. The input factors which are being most commonly considered are operating costs, acquisition ...
  • 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 ...
  • Influence in connection of a vapor barrier in critical detail of composite construction 

    Pospíšil, Jaroslav; Šuhajda, Karel (Elsevier, 2016-11-24)
    Influence of connection vapor barrier in a critical detail of composite structures is directed to the humidity temperature evaluation of a design detail, focusing on the risk of mold growth. Detail corner of the building ...
  • Use of EMW radiation in the building industry at defects in buildings 

    Sobotka, Jindřich; Smolka, Radim (MATEC Web of Conferences, 8th International Scientific Conference Building Defects (Building Defects 2016), 2016-12-22)
    This paper discusses theory and application of microwave radiation and experimental optimization of microwave radiation to eliminate moisture content in wood elements. It will be appreciated that the rising moisture leaking ...
  • Characteristics of the mechanically fastened joints of one-layer bitumen sheets 

    Petříček, Tomáš; Kacálek, Petr; Hlavačka, Tomáš (EDP Sciences, 2016-12-22)
    The system of mechanic fastening is one of the most frequently used variants of roof membrane stabilization against the impacts of wind sucking. With the growing number of applications of mechanically fastened roofs the ...
  • The influence of ventilated façade on sound insulation properties of envelope walls 

    Fišarová, Zuzana; Kalousek, Lubor; Frank, Michal; Brzoň, Roman (EDP Sciences, 2016-12-22)
    Presented article deals with sound insulation properties of timber structures' envelope walls. Particularly, the influence of heavy board ventilated façade on laboratory airborne sound insulation R and Rw in dB was studied. ...
  • Vapour-tight layer and its effect on surface temperatures of curtain walling 

    Kacálek, Petr; Petříček, Tomáš (EDP Sciences, 2016-12-22)
    The primary function of a vapour-tight layer is to reduce or prevent the spread of humidity from the interior to other layers of the surrounding structures. This would otherwise result in condensation of (water) vapour due ...
  • Design proposal for door thresholds 

    Smolka, Radim; Sobotka, Jindřich; Šulistová, Jindřiška (EDP Sciences, 2016-12-22)
    Panels for openings in structures have always been an essential and integral part of buildings. Their importance in terms of a building´s functionality was not recognised. However, the general view on this issue has changed ...
  • Polyurethane adhesives in flat roofs 

    Šafářová, Markéta; Stodůlka, Jindřich; Šuhajda, Karel (EDP Sciences, 2016-12-22)
    It is necessary to stabilize individual layers of flat roofs, mainly because of wind suction. Apart from anchoring and surcharge, these layers can be secured by bonding. At present gluing is an indispensable and widely ...
  • Analysis of the Causes of Defects due to Quality Roofing Membranes Mechanical Anchoring 

    Stodůlka, Jindřich; Šafářová, Markéta; Matějka, Libor (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-24)
    Anchoring of the layers of flat warm roofs using anchoring elements is nowadays one of the most used technology. This is a frequent technology to repair damaged roofs (total reconstruction, increasing the load on the wind ...