Summer School in Chemistry

Summer School in Chemistry

Summer School in Chemistry

Choose one of three highly specialized courses chemistry.

Brno University of Technology
Faculty of Chemistry
360 - 600 EUR
September 13-17, 2021

The Summer School at the Faculty of Chemistry consists of three separate courses from which the student can choose. You can take one course bellow:

Chemistry and technology of environmental protection: the case of water polllution (September 13-17, 2021)
600 EUR

  • Environmental problems
  • Water pollution, types and sources of pollution
  • Water analysis – methods
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Water cleaning technologies

Food chemistry and technology (September 13-15, 2021)
360 EUR

  • Food and agriculture waste processing and valorization to high added value products (preparation of protein bar).
  • Food analysis by modern instrumental techniques, sensory analysis.
  • Special food technologies – beer making, meat products – monitoring and control of pilot technology proces.

Workshop on Progressive Materials Chemistry (September 14-17, 2021)
480 EUR

  • Modern methods of inorganic materials characterization:
    • Chemical analysis of inorganic materials (XRF, XPS, FT-IR, Raman).
    • Thermal analysis of inorganic materials (TGA-DTA-EGA-TMA).
    • Structural analysis of inorganic materials (optical microscopy, SEM-EDS/WDS/EBSD, Raman microscopy, XPS imaging).
  • Metal materials analysis
    • Preparation of a metal sample for observation of microstructure (Metallography).
    • Observation of microstructure and measurement of microhardness (LM, HV).
    • Structural and elemental analysis of metallic materials (SEM, EDS).
  • Biomaterials:
    • Biotechnological production of biopolymers (PHA) by microorganisms under the biorefinery concept (waste utilization, lowering CO2 footprint)
    • Biopolymers as delivery systems for agriculture, pharmacy, cosmetics and biomedicine
    • Biological effect of biomaterials (biocompatibility, antimicrobial effect, testing on human cell lines).
  • Bioplastics
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