Course: Basics of Internal Ballistics

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Course title Basics of Internal Ballistics
Course code UENM/C905
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kusák Jan, prof. Ing. CSc.
Course content
The subject involves the processes taking place in a barrel during gunshot, parameters of internal ballistics, their notation, course of internal-ballistic characteristic quantities, the equation of state for constant volume and its applications, basic equations of internal ballistics, systems of equations of internal ballistics and their solution, measurements in internal ballistics.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The subject introduces students into the basics of internal ballistics.
The graduate obtains knowledge about the internal ballistics and learns the basic internal-ballistic calculations.
Prerequisites
C003 Mathematics I C606 Mathematics II C208 Technology of propellants C893 Explosion physics I C833 Physical chemistry II

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

Oral examination.
Recommended literature
  • Kadaňka, V. Vnitřní balistika hlavňových zbraní. [U-950/2],1985, Praha, Naše vojsko.. Naše vojsko, Praha, 1985.
  • Kusák, J., Ludvík, F.:. Základy konstrukce munice II Raketová technika (Raketové motory), Univerzita Pardubice, Katedra teorie a technologie výbušin, Pardubice 2002/2004, ISBN 80-7194-628-1..
  • Kusák, J.:. Vnitřní balistika raketových motorů na tuhou pohonnou hmotu, Učební texty pro licenční studium, Univerzita Pardubice, Katedra teorie a technologie výbušin, Pardubice 2001, ISBN 80-7194-356-8..
  • Plíhal, B., Beer, S., Jedlička, L.:. Vnitřní balistika hlavňových zbraní, U-1378, UO Brno, 2004..
  • Plíhal, B. Vnitřní balistika hlavňových zbraní, 1999 VA Brno.. Brno, VA, 1999.
  • Plíhal, B. Vnitřní balistika. Sbírka příkladů a úloh [S-1584], 1991, Brno, VA.. Brno, VA, 1991.


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