Building Materials Science

Major: Hydrotechnical Construction, Water Engineering and Water Technologies
Code of subject: 6.194.00.O.016
Credits: 3.00
Department: Building Production
Lecturer: Ph.D., assoc. prof. Petro Novosad
Semester: 3 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: PH1 (Formulate tasks for solving problem situations in professional and / or academic activities.) РН2 (РН5.Know the technological processes of manufacturing and areas of application of building materials, products and structures.) РН3 (РН19.Determine the indicators of natural and man-made conditions of the territory, object, working zone and construction materials and quality of finished products with the use of specialized tools, devices and equipment in accordance with the standards and requirements of the metrological service of Ukraine.).
Required prior and related subjects: Physics Mathematics Building Structures
Summary of the subject: The basic properties of building materials, ceramic materials and products, materials and products from mineral melt, inorganic binders, concretes, building mortars, artificial materials and products on the basis of mineral binders, materials and products on organic binders, polymeric materials and products, materials and products from wood, insulation and acoustic materials and products, paint and other finishing materials.
Assessment methods and criteria: Current control: written reports on laboratory work, oral examination (40 points) Final control: exam (written component - 50 points, oral component - 10 points)
Recommended books: 1. Sri P. Venkateswara Rao, M.Vishnukanth. Building materials and construction. Published by the Telugu Akademi, Hyderabad on behalf of State Institute of Vocational Education Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, 2006. – 248 p. 2. Poursaee, A. Corrosion of steel in concrete structures; Woodhead Publishing, 2016. 3. Ramachandran, V. Concrete Admixtures Handbook, Noyes Publications, New Jersey, 1995, 1111 pp.