Study programmes / C-AS Agricultural Specialization / Tribology
Course code:TRIBG
Course title in language of instruction:Tribologie
Course title in Czech:Tribologie
Course title in English:Tribology
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/1
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:master continuing
Semester:Sklad AF - FA
Name of lecturer:doc. Ing. Vojtěch Kumbár, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
doc. Ing. Jiří Votava, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer)
Aims of the course:The main goal of this subject deals with friction, wear a lubrication. Another part of subject if tribo-technology and tribo-diagnostics. The most important is study about lubricants a fuel in part. Student can apply the knowledge in the implementation and evaluation of tribo-diagnostic analyses.
Course contents:The content of the course has not been saved in this language version.
Type of course unit:optional
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture24 h
     practice12 h
     laboratory work12 h
     field work4 h
     professional educational excursion4 h
     consultation6 h
     preparation for exam12 h
     preparation for regular assessment8 h
     preparation for regular testing6 h
     preparation of presentation6 h
     elaboration of reports12 h
     elaboration and execution of projects4 h
     writing of seminar paper4 h
Total114 h

Basic reading list
  • DRESEL, W. -- MANG, T. Lubricants and Lubrication. Weinheim: Wiley, 2007. 890 p. ISBN 978-3-527-31497-3.
  • PAWLAK, Z. Tribochemistry of lubricating oils. 1. vyd. London: ELSEVIER, 2003. ISBN 978-0-444-51296-3.
  • NOVOTNÝ, P. -- STODOLA, J. Tribodiagnostika BSV. Brno: Univerzita obrany, 2015. 100 p. ISBN 978-80-7231-984-8.
  • KLIMEŠ, P. Části a mechanismy strojů II : tribologie, ložiska, převody. Brno: CERM, 2003. 70 p. Učební texty vysokých škol. ISBN 80-214-2422-2.
  • JOZEF, B. -- MARIAN, D. -- PAVEL, B. Tribológia. Bratislava: ALFA, 1990. 360 p. ISBN 80-05-00633-0.