Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus I1-MA - Mathematics in architecture (FCE - SS 2019/2020)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Civil Engineering|
|Course unit code:||I1-MA|
|Course unit title:||Mathematics in architecture|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Building Construction and Architecture - master (semi-compulsory), 4. semester|
|Level of study:||2.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|development and defense of a seminar work, correct elaboration of at least two homeworks|
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|The subject shows applications of mathematics in architecture and civil engineering both from art and technical point of view|
|- Mathematics in Architecture before the era of computers. Golden Section,
Golden Rectangle and their connection to the Logarithmic Spiral, Fibonacci
Sequence and Fibonacci Numbers. Their applications in Architecture and Art.
- Polygons in Mathematics, Nature and Architecture. Vinci - geodesic dome, Golden Triangle,
Petangon, Hexagon, Mosaic and their symmetries in Mathematics and in Nature.
- Polyhedra in Mathematics and in Nature: Crystals, Platonic Solids and Kepler-Poinsot Solids. Curves in Mathematics: Circle, Parabola, Hyperbola. Special Surfaces: Helix Surface, Moebius
Band and Klein Bottle.
-Mathematics in Modern Architecture, Non-Euclidean geometry, Fractals.
- Utilization of the multiphysical software for prediction of the physical parameters of the designed buildings – mechanical and thermal reviewing of the building and its parts, elementary fluid flow tasks.
|Recommended or required reading:|
|Language of instruction:||slovak or english|
|Assessed students in total: 29|
|Name of lecturer(s):||prof. RNDr. Radko Mesiar, DrSc. (person responsible for course)|
doc. RNDr. Mária Minárová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak, english
Mgr. Mária Ždímalová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
|Last modification:||16. 4. 2019|
|Supervisor:||prof. RNDr. Radko Mesiar, DrSc. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 04/16/2019.