Course: Special Metrology

« Back
Course title Special Metrology
Course code KEF/SMET
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Rössler Tomáš, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Mass and related quantities (mass, pressure, force) 2. Length and derived quantities (length, angle, speed, acceleration, shape) 3. Flow of fluids, heat. 4. State quantities (temperature, density, humidity) 5. Electric and related quantities (AC and DC current and voltage, magnetic induction and flux, electric power, capacity, induction and resistance, phase shift) 6. Time and frequency. 7. Ionization radiation. 8. Radiometry and photometry. 9. Acoustics.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Work with Text (with Book, Textbook)
  • Attendace - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 50 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 13 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The point is to inform students about the practical realization of metrological traceability of chosen physical and chemical quantities in Czech Republic on level of national and primary measurement standards.
1 knowledge Recall the principles of realization of metrological traceability of chosen quantities.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

Attendance the lectures. Knowledge of presented problems at exam.
Recommended literature
  • Firemní literatura.
  • normy ČSN.
  • Prezentace přednášek.
  • Zápisy z přednášek.
  • Tesař, J. (2013). Státní etalony České republiky. ČMI Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applied Physics (2015) Physics courses 1 Summer