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    • Overhead Line Mechanics Taking the Influence of Wind into Account 

      Author: Müller , Miroslav
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper deals with problems of overhead line motion. The line model is based on a dynamic description of a catenary curve. The benefits of dynamic modeling in this field are decrypted, and there is an explanation of one ...
    • Physical and Chemical Aspects of the Nucleation of CementBased Materials 

      Author: Demo , Pavel; Sveshnikov , Alexey; Hošková , Šárka; Ladman , David; Tichá , Petra
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      A theoretical model of the nucleation of portlandite is proposed, and the critical size of a portlandite cluster and the energy barrier of nucleation are determined. The steady state nucleation rate and the time lag of the ...
    • Plasma Flow and Temperature in a Gliding Reactor with Different Electrode Configurations 

      Author: Sláma , J.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper deals with the plasma flow shape depending on the electrode form of a gliding discharge plasma-chemical reactor, and with the temperature distribution along the direction of the plasma flow in one specific ...
    • Plasma Surface Treatment of Powder Materials — Process and Application 

      Author: Pavlatová , Monika; Horáková , Marta; Hladík , Jan; Špatenka , Petr
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Polyolefin particles are hydrophobic, and this prevents their use for various applications. Plasma treatment is an environment-friendly polyolefin hydrophilisation method. We developed an industrial-scale plant for plasma ...
    • Prediction of Lower Extremity Movement by Cyclograms 

      Author: Kutilek , P.; Viteckova , S.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Human gait is nowadays undergoing extensive analysis. Predictions of leg movements can be used for orthosis and prosthesis programming, and also for rehabilitation. Our work focuses on predicting human gait with the use ...
    • Production of Biocellulosic Ethanol from Wheat Straw 

      Author: Ismail ,; Ali , W.; Braim ,; Rasul , R.; Ketuly ,; Aziz , K.; Bujag , Awang; Shamsiah , D. Siti; Arifin ,; Zainudin ,
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Wheat straw is an abundant lignocellulosic feedstock in many parts of the world, and has been selected for producing ethanol in an economically feasible manner. It contains a mixture of sugars (hexoses and pentoses).Two-stage ...
    • Production of Biodiesel from Vegetable Oil Using Microware Irradiation 

      Author: Kapilan , N.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      The petroleum oil supply crisis, the increase in demand and the price eruption have led to a search for an alternative fuel of bio-origin in India. Among the alternative fuels, biodiesel is considered as a sustainable ...
    • Replacing Natural Gas by Biogas — Determining the Bacterial Contamination of Biogas by PCR 

      Author: Čermáková , Jiřina; Mrázek , Jakub; Fliegerová , Kateřina; Tenkrát , Daniel
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      A promising way of using biogas is to upgrade it to natural gas, which is referred to as Substitute Natural Gas (SNG) or biomethane. Biomethane, or biogas, is produced by biological processes of harnessing the ability of ...
    • Research and development of CO2 Capture and Storage Technologies in Fossil Fuel Power Plants 

      Author: Pilař , Lukáš; Hrdlička , Jan
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper presents the results of a research project on the suitability of post-combustion CCS technology in the Czech Republic. It describes the ammonia CO2 separation method and its advantages and disadvantages. The ...
    • Research Trends for PID Controllers 

      Author: Visioli , Antonio
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper analyses the most significant issues that have been recently been addressed by researchers in the field of Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) controllers. In particular, the most recent techniques proposed ...
    • Resistance Spot Welding of dissimilar Steels 

      Author: Kolařík , Ladislav; Sahul , Miroslav; Kolaříková , Marie; Sahul , Martin; Turňa , Milan; Felix , Michal
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper presents an analysis of the properties of resistance spot welds between low carbon steel and austenitic CrNi stainless steel. The thickness of the welded dissimilar materials was 2 mm. A DeltaSpot welding gun ...
    • S5 1803+78 Revisited 

      Author: Nesci , R.; Maselli , A.; Montagni , F.; Sclavi , S.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      We report on our optical monitoring of the BL Lac object S5 1803+78 from 1996 to 2011. The source showed no clear periodicity, but a time scale of about 1 300 days between major flares is possibly present. No systematic ...
    • Simulation of a Matrix Converter Fed Drive With Sliding Mode Control 

      Author: Bauer , Jan
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Induction machines are among the most widely used electrical-to-mechanical converters in electric drives. Their advantageous robustness and simplicity goes hand-in-hand with complicated control. A converter with a suitable ...
    • Simulation of Free Airfoil Vibrations in Incompressible Viscous Flow — Comparison of FEM and FVM 

      Author: Sváček , Petr; Horáček , Jaromír; Honzátko , Radek; Kozel , Karel
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper deals with a numerical solution of the interaction of two-dimensional (2-D) incompressible viscous flow and a vibrating profile NACA 0012 with large amplitudes. The laminar flow is described by the Navier-Stokes ...
    • Strontium As a Structure Modifier for Nonbinary Al–Si Alloy 

      Author: Stunová , Barbora Bryksí
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper presents a study of the influence on the structure of AlSi10Mg alloy when 400 ppm of strontium is added. Not only changes in the morphology of eutectic silicon, but in particular changes in the morphology of the ...
    • Structural Variability of 3C 111 on Parsec Scales 

      Author: Grossberger , C.; Kadler , M.; Wilms , J.; Müller , C.; Beuchert , T.; Ros , E.; Ojha , R.; Aller , M.; Aller , H.; Angelakis , E.; Fuhrmann , L.; Nestoras , I.; Schmidt , R.; Zensus , J. A.; Krichbaum , T. P.; Ungerechts , H.; Sievers , A.; Riquelme , D.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      We discuss the parsec-scale structural variability of the extragalactic jet 3C111 related to a major radio flux density outburst in 2007. The data analyzed were taken within the scope of the MOJAVE, UMRAO, and F-GAMMA ...
    • Synthesis of Mechanisms by Methods of Nonlinear Dynamics 

      Author: Valášek , Michael; Šika , Zbynek
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      This paper deals with a new method for parametric kinematic synthesis of mechanisms. The traditional synthesis procedure based on collocation, correction and optimization suffers from the local minima of objective functions, ...
    • Teaching Management at Technical Universities Business Reality in the Academic Environment 

      Author: Baroch , V.; Duchoň , B.; Faifrová , V.; Říha , Z.
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Students of technical universities often do not understand why their studies should include learning management skills (in addition to the study of economics). However, not only the experience of graduates but also the ...
    • The Asymptotic Properties of Turbulent Solutions to the NavierStokes Equations 

      Author: Skalák , Zdenek
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      In this paper we study the large time behavior of solutions to the Navier-Stokes equations. We present a brief survey of results concerning energy decay, and discuss a related phenomenon of the large time energy concentration ...
    • The Effect of Temperature on the Gasification Process 

      Author: Baláš , Marek; Lisý , Martin; Štelcl , Ota
      (České vysoké učení technické v PrazeCzech Technical University in Prague, 2012)
      Gasification is a technology that uses fuel to produce power and heat. This technology is also suitable for biomass conversion. Biomass is a renewable energy source that is being developed to diversify the energy mix, so ...