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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/02/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
31/05/2023
Project ID: CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/20_321/0024189
Funding provider: Operational Programme Enterprise and Innovation for Competitiveness
Investigator at UCEEB: prof. Ing. Jan Tywoniak, CSc.
Project duration: 1. 2. 2021 – 31. 5. 2023
Partners: ZEBR, s.r.o. The implementation of the project is focused on the development of advanced shading systems for buildings. The output of the development task will be a unique solution of the shading system with integrated photovoltaic cells for the possibility of powering the cooling of buildings, as well as the mechanism of movement of the shading system ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2022
Project ID:  TN01000056
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB:  doc. Ing. Lukáš Ferkl, Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2019 – 31. 12. 2022
Partners: Vysoké učení technické v Brně, Mendelova univerzita v Brně, Technická univerzita v Liberci, AERS s.r.o., AZS 98, s.r.o., cadconsulting, spol. s r.o., Dlubal Software s.r.o., FENIX Trading, s. r. o., GEOtest, a.s., INFRAM a.s., Kloboucká lesní s.r.o., KNAUF Praha, spol. s r. o., KOMA MODULAR s.r.o., KORADO, a.s., MĚSTO TŘEŠŤ, PREFA KOMPOZITY,a.s., RD Rýmařov s. r. o., R E G U L U S spol. s r.o., SEDUM TOP SOLUTION s.r.o., SUBTECH, ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2017
Konec řešení projektu:
31/10/2022
Project ID: CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/15_003/0000464
Funding provider: Operational programme Research, Development and Education
Investigator at UCEEB Ing. Petr Wolf, Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2017 – 31. 10. 2022
The project is an ambitious effort to face challenges in the area of photovoltaics from atomistic models and novel solar panel element design to urbanistic and architecture design. Newly establish Center of Advanced Photovoltaics (CAP) at the Czech Technical University in Prague will provide, in partnership with University of Southampton, multidisciplinary environment to lay foundation of prime research in theoretical and applied photovoltaics. ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/04/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
31/03/2024
Project ID: CK02000126
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, Programme Doprava 2020+
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Kristýna Čápová
Project duration: 1. 4. 2021 – 31. 3. 2024
Partners: Centrum dopravního výzkumu, v.v.i., Vysoké učení technické v Brně – Fakulta informačních technologií, CAMEA, spol. s r.o. The aim of the project is to develop a functional system, which will be intended to determine the relation between traffic flow and behaviour of bridge construction. The system includes following subsystems: Subsystem data matching between two separate systems, subsystem tracking of position on bridge construction and Weigh in motion (WIM) subsystem with direct synchronous ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
31/01/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
30/11/2021
Project ID: LTT19022
Funding provider: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, programme Inter-Exellence – Inter Transfer
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Antonín Lupíšek, Ph.D.
Project duration: 31.1.2019 – 30.11.2021 The main project objectives are to enable an active participation of the Czech team in the international consortium of  Annex 72: Assessing life cycle related environmental impacts caused by buildings operated within Technology Collaboration Programme Energy in Buildings and Communities under the International Energy Agency; support the transfer of knowledge developed in the international consortium to the Czech construction practice; and to support establishment and development of research collaboration of the Czech Technical University in ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2020
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2022
Project ID: LTAIN19205
Funding provider: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports 
Investigator at UCEEB: prof. Ing. Petr Hájek, CSc.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2020 – 31. 12. 2022
Partner: Department of Civil Engineering Manipal University Jaipur Construction activities are known for depletion of largest amounts of natural resources. In recent years, legislative restrictions on mining of sand has put a halt on construction activities posing great economic and occupational losses. Owing to rapid urbanization and limited land, construction and demolition waste (CDW) is increasing enormously. This growing problem of C&D waste and scarcity of sand in India and Czech Republic ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/07/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
30/06/2022
Project ID: TK02010164
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Jan Včelák Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 7. 2019 – 30. 6. 2022
Partners: ČVUT Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, ELPRAMO s.r.o. The goal of the current project (by 2022) is to develop, test and evaluate tools maximizing building energy flexibility. Specifically, the research deals with the development of integrated management tools suitable for residential and office buildings. These tools provide coordinated operation of building systems (heating, cooling, ventilation, shading, etc.) in order to optimize the demand response to future needs of so-called smart grid with respect to thermal comfort of ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2024
Project ID: FW03010555
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Antonín Lupíšek, Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2021 – 31. 12. 2024
Partners: RD Rýmařov, s.r.o. The main objective is to improve the efficiency of prefabricated timber buildings production by digitization of internal processes, improved automation and introduction of real-time control of the production process in line with Industry 4.0. Improved efficiency will result in a significant reduction of production time and to decrease of production costs due to improves use of internal resources. These synergic effects will lead to a significantly improved competitiveness on Czech and ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/06/2018
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2021
Project ID: TK01030019
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Zbyněk Zelený
Project duration: 1.6.2018 – 31.12.2021
Partners: SVÚM a.s., LING Krnov s. r. o. The aim of this project is to analyze (comprehensive study and testing of the combustion process) and to reduce risks (measuring and control sensors, coatings, design modifications) associated with the combustion of alternative fuels in local boilers and smaller combustion units. One of the results will be the design and modification of the combustion process of modern boilers or ORC units to ensure the most efficient and safe operation subject to the latest eco-design. Second part ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/07/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2021
Project ID: LTI19002
Funding provider: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, programme INTER-EXCELLENCE
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Mgr. Michal Kuzmič
Project duration: 1. 7. 2019 – 31. 12. 2021
Partners:  Centrum výzkumu Řež s.r.o., Vysoká škola báňská – Technická univerzita Ostrava, Vysoké učení technické v Brně, Vysoká škola chemicko-technologická v Praze, Ústav fyzikální chemie J. Heyrovského AV ČR, v. v. i., Ústav fyziky materiálů AV ČR, v. v. i. The main objective of the EERA-CZ 2 project is to enable the participation and engagement of Czech research organizations in the European Research Area thanks to their entering European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Programmes ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/09/2020
Konec řešení projektu:
31/03/2023
Project ID: 17.9045.0-002.89
Funding provider: EUKI – European climate initiative
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Jan Špale
Project duration: 1. 09. 2020 – 31. 03. 2023
Partners: APES, Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden The aim of the project supported by EUKI 2020 (EUropean Climate Initiative / Europäische Klimaschutzinitiative) is to create a network or more networks of entities cooperating in the field of energy efficiency improvement in the Czech Republic based on German case, which will share information and experience and support other innovation projects, savings and use of renewable energy sources. It is an original German concept associating industrial companies, representatives ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2023
Project ID: GA21-29389S
Funding provider: Czech Science Foundation
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Jan Pošta, Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2021 – 31. 12. 2023
Partners: Ústav teoretické a aplikované mechaniky AV ČR, v. v. iMendelova univerzita v Brně / Lesnická a dřevařská fakulta The project will deal with a prediction of the bearing capacity of a timber beam with respect to crack initiation and growth that occurs due to presence of notches. To reach this goal both numerical model is to be developed and the material strain energy release rates of a common structural softwood – Norway spruce – in main ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
30/11/2021
Project ID: TP01010066
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, Programme Gamma 2
Investigator at UCEEB: prof. Ing. Jan Tywoniak, CSc. 
Project duration: 1. 1. 2021 – 30. 11. 2021 The aim is to verify the physical feasibility and functionality of the exterior shading system according to the granted patent. ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/07/2020
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2022
Project ID: CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/19_262/0020225
Funding provider: OP Enterprise and Innovations for Competitiveness
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Zbyněk Zelený 
Project duration: 1. 7. 2020 – 31. 12. 2022
Partners: GT-Progres, s.r.o.  The subject of the project is the development and testing, in operating conditions, of a fully automatic hot water boiler room in a container design for wood chips with a heat output of about 120 kW, which will be applicable in the heating industry and will meet so-called Ecodesign requirements. According to a  detailed survey, the Ecodesign is met only when using wood pellets. The aim of this project is to ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/04/2017
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2021
Project ID: 17-322851A
Funding provider: AZV ČR
Investigator at UCEEB: RNDr. Jan Sabó CSc.
Project duration: 1. 4. 2017 – 31. 12. 2021
Partner: Univerzita Karlova v Praze, 2LF, Veterinární a farmaceutická univerzita Brno The incisional hernia is one of the most frequent complications affecting around 20% of all laparotomies. Around half of them suffer a recurrence when operated and one forth when surgical mesh is used. Unfortunately, even the surgical mesh can cause a wide range of complications and poses a lifelong risk for the patient. The biological mesh has brought a certain change to this concept. However, due to its biological origin ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2020
Konec řešení projektu:
31/01/2022
Project ID: 20-12941S
Funding provider: Czech Science Foundation (GACR)
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Kamil Staněk, Ph.D.
Project duration: 1. 1. 2020 – 31. 1. 2022 Mould growth on wood is often a precursor of further decay. Current predictive mould growth models used in building science are based on laboratory experiments, in which the material sample is in hygrothermal equilibrium with ambient air. However, such condition is rarely satisfied in real life building structures and thus these models often fail. The main objective of this project is to deepen the understanding of fungal growth on wood exposed to changing boundary conditions ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/01/2018
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2021
Project ID:  TH03030230
Funding provider:  Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Project duration:  1. 1. 2018 – 31. 12. 2021
Investigator at UCEEB: prof. Ing. Jan Tywoniak CSc.
partners: LIKO-S a.s., Mendelova univerzita v Brně The aim of the project is to find solutions for vegetation roofs and vegetation facades which will bring real and quantifiable contribution to the creation of the indoor environment of buildings, the microclimate of buildings, the improvement of the water balance in the urbanized space and at the same time they will be technically repeatable with acceptable investment costs, guaranteed low operating costs and adequate lifetime. The project focuses primarily on ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
15/12/2017
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2022
Project ID:  CZ.02.2.69/0.0/0.0/16_028/0006215
Funding provider:  Operational Programme Research, Development and Education
Investigator at UCEEB: doc. Ing. Lukáš Ferkl, Ph.D.
Project duration: 15. 12. 2017 – 31. 12. 2022 The project focuses on the setting up of strategic management of research and development on selected parts of CTU in Prague in accordance with the terms of the “The European Charter for Researchers and The Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers, and the development of the knowledge, skills and skills of CTU in Prague and strategic management of R & D. ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/04/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
31/03/2022
Project ID: FV40148
Funding provider: Ministry of Industry and Trade
Investigator at UCEEB: doc. Ing. Petr Kuklík, CSc.
Project duration: 1. 4. 2019 – 31. 3. 2022
Partners: Zlínské stavby a.s. The goal of this project is to develop timber-concrete composite floor element with no competition on the market. Thanks to high level of prefabrication, we will be able to obtain the floor element´s highest quality while the lowest requirements for construction time on site. The subject of research and experimental development is fully prefabricated element achieving the best rate between final price and its utility properties thanks to innovative materials. The development ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/07/2020
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2022
Project ID: CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/19_262/0020160
Funding provider: OP Enterprise and Innovations for Competitiveness
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Václav Novotný
Project duration: 1. 7. 2020 – 31. 12. 2022
Partner: Tepelná čerpadla MACH, s.r.o.   Efficient use of low-potential waste heat through the involvement of technology in electricity storage – flexibility aggregation. The project is a practical demonstration of power to heat / heat to power (P2H / H2P). ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/07/2018
Konec řešení projektu:
30/06/2022
Project ID: TK01020180
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB: Ing. Jan Včelák, Ph.D
Project duration: 1. 7. 2018 – 30. 6. 2022
Partners: Korado, a.s. Proposed project is dealing with design of innovative air handling unit for local air treatment which is using thermoelectric modules. The aim of the project is to develop unit prototype including smart control module with measurement of indoor air quality and control algorithms taking available renewable energy into account. Using the support from the technical agency the project development will speed up and more personal capacities will be assigned to the development. The functional ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/08/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
03/01/2023
Project ID: PGI05809
Funding provider: ERDF – Interreg Europe
Investigator UCEEB: Mgr. Barbora Vlasatá
Project Coordinator CVUT: Karolina Tomešová, MSc.
Project duration: 1. 8. 2019 – 31. 1. 2023
Partners: Navarra Government (Spain), Navarra de Suelo y Vivienda, NASUVINSA (Spain), Marche Region (Italy), Linnaeus University (Sweden), Energy Agency of the Zlín Region (Czech Republic), North-West Croatia Regional Energy Agency (Croatia) Web: https://www.interregeurope.eu/lcdistricts/ The overall objective of LC Districts is to improve regional development policies and programmes in the areas of building renovation and construction of energy-efficient buildings, creation and renovation of district heating and other urban renovation actions in order to facilitate ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/10/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
30/09/2022
Project ID: CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/17_176/0015643
Funding provider: OP Enterprise and Innovations for Competitiveness
Investigator at UCEEB: doc. Ing. Rudolf Urban, Ph.D. 
Project duration: 1. 10. 2019 – 30. 9. 2022
Partner: HRDLIČKA spol.s r.o.  The project is focused on the development of MAWISPhoto application, which is used to control the quality of buildings and construction works through self-collection, automated processing, display and management of geoinformation data using digital photogrammetry construction. ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/08/2019
Konec řešení projektu:
31/07/2022
Project ID: TK02020137
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
Investigator at UCEEB:  Ing. Zbyněk Zelený
Project duration: 1. 8. 2019 – 31. 7. 2022
Partners: G – Team Progres, spol. s r.o. Find a complex solution of a combustion chamber for combusting solid biomass fuels with high content of ash and water in a microcogeneration ORC unit. Design a mechanical grater system including its cooling system. Optimize air supply into the combustion chamber and eventually design a flue gas recirculation system. Enable combusting low quality biomass fuels, often considered waste, in the combustion chamber. Contribute to the “Ekodesign” designation for microcogeneration ORC ...
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Počátek řešení projektu:
01/05/2021
Konec řešení projektu:
31/12/2023
Project ID: TL05000674
Funding provider: Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, Programme ETA
Investigator at UCEEB: Mgr. Nicol Staňková
Project duration: 1. 5. 2021 – 31. 12. 2023
Partners: Jan Evangelista Purkyne University The aim of the project is to find, test and systematize communication tools in planning and implementation of measures for rainwater management in public space. The solution consists of examining the perception of the content component and the effectiveness of communication of selected measures and testing communication on specific target groups of the public. The communication between local government and the public is emphasised in the project. High ...
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