Subject description - BE0M16HT2

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BE0M16HT2 History of science and technology 2 Extent of teaching:2P+2S
Guarantors:Efmertová M. Roles:V Language of
teaching:
EN
Teachers:Efmertová M. Completion:Z,ZK
Responsible Department:13116 Credits:4 Semester:L

Anotation:

This subject traces historical developments in electrical engineering branches in the world and in the Czech Lands. Its ultimate goal is to stimulate students' interest in the history and traditions of the subject, while highlighting the developments in technical education and professional organizations, the process of shaping scientific life and the influence of technical engineers

Course outlines:

1. Is Electrical Engineering a Technical Science?
2. Electricity - Mysterious Power.
3. Fireworks of Engineering Technology.
4. Foundation of the Electrotechical Industry.
5. Electrical Engineering School Systems. An International Comparison.
6. Electrical Engineering Unions in the 19th and 20th Centuries.
7. Status of the Engineer and Engineering Elites in 19th - 21th Centuries.
8. Leading Personalities of Electrical Engineering.
9. Electrification of the Europe.
10. Electrotechnology in the Second World War.
11. Norbert Wiener and Cybernetics.
13. Computer world.
14. Mikrominiaturisation.
15. Technology Assesment in the Electrotechnology.

Exercises outline:

1. Introduction in the History of Electrotechnology - Historiography of the field.
2. The begening of electricity in the Czech lands.
3. Electro Engineering in the 19th Century in the Czech lands.
4. Development of the Czech Electrotechical Industry.
5. Czech Electrical Engineering School Systems in the Czech lands and Czechoslovakia.
6. Electrical Engineering Unions in the Czech lands and Czechoslovakia in the 19th and 20th Centuries.
7. Status of the Czech Engineer and Engineering Elites in 19th and 20th Centuries.
8. Leading Personalities of Czech Electrical Engineering.
9. Electrification of the Czechoslovakia.
10. V. List - manager of the Czech electrical Industry.
11. Fight of the Cybernetics in Czechoslovakia and Antonín Svoboda.
12. Czech electrotechnical and nuclear research after 1945.
13. Development of the multimedia in the Czech Area.
14. Internet technology in the Czech Republic.

Literature:

FOX, R., GUAGNINI, A. Laboratories, workshops, and sites. Concepts and practices of research in industrial Europe, 1800-1914. University of California, Berkeley 1999. HEILBRON, John. Electricity in the 17th and 18th centuries: a study of early modern physics. New York: Dover Publications, 1999. ISBN 0-486-40688-1. JÄGER, Kurt, HEILBRONNER, Friedrich. Lexikon der Elektrotechniker. München: VDE, 2010. ISBN 978-3-8007-2903-6. Historici Pragae. ada A, Monographia; vol. 43, 48. ISBN 978-80-7286-219-1. PATURI, F.R.: A Chronicle of Technology, Dortmund 1988.

Requirements:

Před ústní zkouškou každý posluchač absolvuje test základních znalostí předmětu a samostatně vypracuje seminární práci podle předem stanovených pravidel.

Webpage:

https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/divize/13116/Katedra_ekonomiky__manazerstvi_a_humanitnich_ved

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MEEK1_2018 Electronics V
MEEK7_2018 Radio Systems V
MEEK6_2018 Mobil Communications V
MEEK5_2018 Communication Systems and Networks V
MEEK4_2018 Technology of the Internet of Things V
MEEK3_2018 Photonics V
MEEK2_2018 Media and Signal Processing V
MEEK1_2016 Communication Systems and Networks V
MEEK4_2016 Media and Signal Processing V
MEEK3_2016 Electronics V
MEEK2_2016 Radio and Optical Technology V
CHYBNY_01 Technological Systems V
MEEEM5_2016 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V
MEEEM4_2016 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V
MEEEM3_2016 Electrical Power Engineering V
MEEEM2_2016 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V
MEEEM1_2016 Technological Systems V


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