Course Details

Modern building materials

Academic Year 2024/25

NIB011 course is part of 3 study plans

NPA-SIS Winter Semester 2nd year

NKC-SIS Winter Semester 2nd year

NPC-SIS Winter Semester 2nd year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction

Czech, English


4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

To offer to students of all faculties

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Polymers. 2. Theoretical basics of composite materials. 3. Particle composites. 4. Concrete division by matrix material. 5. Polymer-cement mortars and concrete (PCC). 6. Mortars and concretes with polymer matrix. 7. One- or multi-layered fibre composites with short or long fibre. 8. Wood defects. Repairing and reconstructions. 9. Fillers. Division by reological properties. 10. Glue technology.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Introduction, requirements for credit. 2. Tests surface adhesion, production samples. 3. Tensile tests of mechanical and chemical anchors, production samples. 4. Strengthening by external bonded systems, production samples. 5. Load test ceiling ceramic panel HURDIS. 6. Testing of samples of surface adhesion. 7. Testing samples of mechanical and chemical anchors. 8. Testing of samples with the applied external reinforcement. 9. Statistical evaluation of the test results, the theoretical foundations. 10. Statistical evaluation of test results in the computer lab.