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Course syllabus 416F2_4I - Photochemistry and Photography (FCFT - SS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Photochemistry and Photography
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated:
Recommended semester/trimester:
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Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods:
Student should actively participate on lectures and seminars, prepare and present written report of thesis on selected topic. Student should pass the final exam. Evaluation according to the Study regulations in force.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student acquires basic knowledge on theoretical and applied photochemistry, overview of basic photochemical reactions, acquire knowledge on photochemical reactions in imaging systems, silver halide photography, photodegradation and photostabilization of materials and other photochemical processes important from the point of view of technological applications and environment. Student will be able to utilize these knowledge in analysis and solution of technological problems.
Course contents:
Introduction into photochemistry, properties of light
Electron structure and electronically excited states, laws of photochemistry
Properties of electronically excited states
Basic photochemical reactions
Imaging systems
Light sensitive polymers and their applications
Classical silverhalide photography
Photodegradation and photostabilization of materials
Selected photochemical processes in living systems, nature and environment
Photochemistry of solid state systems, applications
Supramolecular photochemistry, photochemical supramolecular devices
Recommended or required reading:
ŠIMA, J. -- ČEPPAN, M. -- JANČOVIČOVÁ, V. -- PROUSEK, J. -- VELIČ, D. Fotochémia: Princípy a aplikácie. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2011. 337 p. ISBN 978-80-227-3440-0.
PELIKÁN, P. -- LAPČÍK, Ľ. -- ČEPPAN, M. Fotochemické procesy. Bratislava : Alfa, 1989. 418 p.
KLÁN, P. -- WIRZ, J. Photochemistry of Organic Compounds: From Concepts to Practice. Chichester: Wiley, 2009. 560 p. ISBN 978-1-405-19088-6.

Language of instruction:
slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 69

40,6 %
14,5 %
27,5 %
11,6 %
5,8 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Michal Čeppan, PhD. (person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification:
29. 4. 2020
prof. Ing. Michal Čeppan, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Samuel Hraško on 04/29/2020.

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