New lectures for PhD students

Within the project 40 new lectures on PhD programmes are planned to prepair and peform by GUT academics. During the academic year 2013/2014 9 lectures were prepaired and for the first time in 15-hour blocks:

  1. "Functional materials" prepaired by Assoc. Prof. Arkadiusz Żak (Faculty of Electrical and Control Engineering)
  2. "Spectral analysis of sygnals" prepaired by Assoc. Prof. Janusz Nieznański (Faculty of Electrical and Control Engineering)
  3. "Selected topics in FEM analysis of structures" prepaired by Dr. Eng. Wojciech Witkowski  (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering) 
  4. "Realiability-Based Optimalization" prepaired by Assoc. Prof. Jarosław Górski (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering)
  5. "Managing industrial projects" prepaired by Assoc. Prof. Marek Wirkus (Faculty of Management and Economics)
  6. "Fluid Mechanics – Introduction to Turbomachinery" prepaired by Prof. Eng. Romuald Puzyrewski (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering)
  7. "Fluid Mechanics - Applications and Numerical Methods" prepaired by Dr Eng. Krzysztof Tesch (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering)
  8. "Management Systems' Design" prepaired by Assoc. Prof. Piotr Grudowski  (Faculty of Management and Economics)  
  9. "Fundamentals of flow and transport in porous media" prepaired by Dr. Eng. Adam Szymkiewicz (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering) 
  10. Intelligent knowledge based IT systems with advanced applications” prepaired by Prof. Edward Szczerbicki (Faculty of Management and Economics)
  11. Selected topics in the theory of electrical engineering- models of electrical machines” prepaired by Dr Andrzej Wilk and Prof. Zbigniew Krzemiński (Faculty of Electrical and Control Engineering)

During the academic year 2014/2015 the following lectures were introduced:

  1. Assoc. Prof. Piotr Lorens  (Faculty of Architecture) "Key issues in contemporary urbanism"
  2. Assoc. Prof. Jakub Szczepański,  (Faculty of Architecture) "European architectural heritage of the 20th century"
  3. Prof. Dariusz Mikielewicz (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering) "Innovative heat and mass transfer exchangers or contemporary applications"
  4. Prof. Cezary Orłowski, (Faculty of Management and Economics) "Information technology in smart cities management"
  5. Dr. Magdalena Rucka (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering) "Selected topics in guided wave propagation for damage detection"
  6. Prof. Janusz Cieśliński (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering) "Principles of renewable energy conversion"
  7. Assoc. Prof. Dariusz Dąbrowski (Faculty of Management and Economics) "New Product Development"
  8. Assoc. Prof. Arkadiusz Żak (Faculty of Electrical and Control Engineering) “Introduction to advanced methods in engineering - module 1 i 2
  9. Assoc. Prof. Jacek Pozorski (IMP PAN) “Mathematical modelling in mechanics - selected topics
  10. Dr Andrzej Miszczyk (Faculty of Chemistry) "Corrosion protection - theory and practice. Materials corrosion and how to avoid it"
  11. Prof. Marcin Sikorski (Faculty of Management and Economics) "Services on-line - Quality and user experience"
  12. Prof. Edward Szczerbicki (Faculty of Management and Economics) "Soft modelling approaches and techniques for smart decison support systems development, management, and engineering"
  13. Assoc. Prof. Michał Wasilczuk (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering) "Fluid film friction - phenomena, research and application in technology"
  14. Dr Marian Kembłowski, (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering) "Engineering Diagnostics and Decision Making with Bayesian Belief Networks"
  15. Assoc. Prof. Piotr Lorens (Faculty of Architecture) "Urban design and planning - contemporary approaches"
  16. Prof. Romuald Szymkiewicz (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering)/ Assoc. Prof. Michał Szydłowski (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering)/ Assoc. Prof. Adam Szymkiewicz (Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering) "Numerical methods for water flow and contaminant transport"

Another lectures will be conducted in winter semester of academic yoear 2015/2016. It is also planned to print didactic materials for the needs of the courses.

We have purchased 60 specialist books in English (20 books per year in 2013-2015). The following titles were purchased for the University Libary.

No.

Author

Title

Publisher

Year of publication

Year of purchase

1.       

Friedrich Kiessling, Rainer Puschmann, Axel Schmieder, Egid Schneider

Contact Lines for Electrical Railways: Planning - Design - Implementation - Maintenance

Wiley VCH

2009

2013

2.       

Klaus Finkenzeller, Dorte Muller

RFID Handbook: Fundamentals and Applications in Contactless Smart Cards, Radio Frequency Identification and Near-Field Communication

Wiley

2010

2013

3.       

H. Lee Willis; Randall R. Schrieber

Aging Power Delivery Infrastructures, Second Edition

CRC Press

2013

2013

4.       

Groover M.P

Fundamentals of modern manufacturing. Materials, processes, and systems

John Wiley & sons Inc.

2010

2013

5.       

Marcelle Gaune-Escard, Kenneth R. Seddon (Editors)

Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids: Never the Twain?

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

2010

2013

6.       

Groover M.P

Automation, production systems, and computer-integrated manufacturing

Pearson Education Inc.

2008

2013

7.       

D. Vassalos, M. Hamamoto, A. Papanikolaou and D. Molyneux

Contemporary Ideas on Ship Stability

Elsevier Ltd.

2000

2013

8.       

Volker Bertram

Practical Ship Hydrodynamics

Elsevier Ltd.

2012

2013

9.       

Kay O’Donnell, Malcom Kearsley

SWEETENERS AND SUGAR ALTERNATIVES IN FOOD TECHNOLOGY 2nd edition

Wiley – Blackwell

2012

2013

10.   

Jokie Bakker, Ronald J. Clarke

WINE FLAVOR CHEMISTRY

Wiley – Blackwell

2011

2013

11.   

SARAH KEMP, TRACEY HOLLOWOOD, JOANNE HORT

PRACTICAL HANDBOOK OF SENSORY EVALUATION

Wiley – Blackwell

2009

2013

12.   

Joseph F. Hair

Multivariate Data Analysis (7th Edition)

Prentice Hall

2009

2013

13.   

David W. Kaplan

Structural Equation Modeling: Foundations and Extensions (Advanced Quantitative Techniques in the Social Sciences)

SAGE Publications

2008

2013

14.   

René De Borst, Mike Crisfield, Joris Remmers, Clemens Verhoosel

Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis of Solidsand Structures, 2nd Edition

Wiley

2012

2013

15.   

Jan G.M. van Mier

Concrete Fracture: A Multiscale Approach

CRC Press

2012

2013

16.   

Kumar, Shailendra, Barai, Sudhirkumar V

Concrete Fracture Models and Applications

Springer

2011

2013

17.   

Frank M. White

Fluid Mechanics with Student DVD

McGraw Hill

2010

2013

18.   

Steven C. Chapra

Surface Water-Quality Modeling

Waveland Press Inc.

2008

2013

19.   

Guy Dore, Hannele Zubeck

Cold Regions Pavement Engineering

McGraw Hill Professional

2008

2013

20.   

L. Kachanov

Introduction to continuum damage mechanics

Springer

1986

2013

21.    

Da Ruan (Editor)

Fuzzy Systems and Soft Computing In Nuclear Engineering

Springer (Physica)

2012

2014

22.    

Wojciech Mitkowski, Janusz Kacprzyk, Jerzy Baranowski (Editors)

Advances In the Theory and Applications of Non-Integer Order System: 5th Conference on Non Integer Order Calculus and Its Applications

Springer

2013

2014

23.    

Bella H. Chudnovsky

Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution: Aging and Life Extension Techniques

CRC Press

2012

2014

24.    

Justyna Zander; Pieter J. Mosterman

Computation for Humanity: Information Technology to Advance Society

CRC Press

2013

2014

25.    

Márcio de Souza S. Almeida; Maria Esther Soares Marques

Design and Performance of Embankments on Very Soft Soils

CRC Press

2013

2014

26.    

Odd M. Faltinsen

Hydrodynamics of High-Speed Marine Vehicles.

Cambridge University Press

2010

2014

27.    

Odd M. Faltinsen and Alexander N. Timotha

Sloshing 

Cambridge University Press

2009

2014

28.    

William D. Bygrave, Andrew Zacharakis

Entrepreneurship, 3rd Edition

Wiley

2014

2014

29.    

R.W. Ogden

Non-linear Elastic Deformations

Dover Publications

2005

2014

30.    

Masaki Kitazume; Masaaki Terashi

The Deep Mixing Method

CRC Press

2013

2014

31.    

Ade Ogunsola, Andrea Mariscotti

Electromagnetic Compatibility in Railways: Analysis and Management

Springer

2013

2014

32.    

Andrew F. Hayes

Introduction to Mediation, Moderation, and Conditional Process Analysis: A Regression-Based Approach (Methodology in the Social Sciences)

The Guilford Press

2013

2014

33.    

Paul E. Jose

Doing Statistical Mediation and Moderation (Methodology in the Social Sciences)

The Guilford Press

2013

2014

34.    

Chang

Fluvial Processes in River Engineering

Wiley

2008

2014

35.    

Donald Bruce

Specialty Construction Techniques for Dam and Levee Remediation

CRC Press

2012

2014

36.    

R.W. Fox, A.T. McDonald, P.J. Pritchard

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics

Wiley

2012

2014

37.    

M. Friswell, J.E. Motherhead

Finite Element Model Updating in Structural Dynamics

Kluwer

1995

2014

38.    

Jas Devgun

Managing Nuclear Projects

Woodhead Publishing

2013

2015

39.    

S. R. Reid, G. Zhou (Eds.)

Impact Behaviour of Fibre-Reinforced Composite Materials and Structures, 1st Edition

Woodhead Publishing

2000

2015

40.    

M. Mansell

Rural and Urban Hydrology

Thomas Telford Publishing

2003

2015

41.    

Braja M. Das

Principles of Geotechnical Engineering

Cengage Learning Inc.

2009

2015

42.    

Howard G. Allen

Analysis and Design of Structural Sandwich Panels

Pergamon

1969

2015

43.    

Richard Steinberg (red.)

The Economics Of Nonprofit Enterprises

Edward Elgar Publishing

2004

2015

44.    

Larrson Lars, Stern Frederick, Visonneau Michel

Numerical Ship Hydrodynamics

Springer

2010

2015

45.    

Nandalal, Bogardi

Dynamic Programming Based Operation of Reservoir: Applicability and Limits

Cambridge University Press

2013

2015

46.    

Larry W. Mays

Water Resources Engineering

Wiley

2010

2015

47.    

Paul C. Krause, Oleg Wasynczuk, Scott D. Sudhoff, Steven Pekarek

Analysis of Electric Machinery and Drive Systems, 3rd Edition

Wiley

2013

2015

48.    

K.V. Pochiraju, G.P. Tandon, G.A. Schoeppner (Eds.)

Long-Term Durability of Polymeric Matrix Composites

Springer

2012

2015

49.    

D.F. Kibler, J.W. Delleur

Urban Stormwater Hydrology

Americaln Geophysical Union

1982

2015

50.    

L. P. Kollar, G.S. Springer

Mechanics of Composite Structures

Cambridge Univesity Press

2003

2015

51.    

R. A. Shenoi, J. F. Wellicome, (Eds.)

Composite Materials in Maritime Structures 2 Volume Paperback Set

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESSS

2008

2015

52.    

A. Mortensen (Ed.)

Concise Encyclopedia of Composite Materials, 2nd Edition

Elsevier Science

2006

2015

53.    

D.  Backman

Composite Structures, Design, Safety and Innovation, 1st Edition

Elsevier Science

2005

2015

54.    

F. Ebrahimi, H.A. Sepiani, A.G. Arani

Progress in Analysis of Functionally Graded Structures

Nova Science Publishers

2011

2015

55.    

J. Atkinson

Fundamentals of Ground Engineering

CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group

2014

2015

56.    

Douglas H. Rothenberg

Alarm Management for Process Control 

Momentum Press

2009

2015

57.    

G. Tchobanoglous, H.D. Stensel, R. Tsuchihashi, F. Burton

Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Resource Recovery

Inc. Metcalf and Eddy

2009

2015

58.    

Bess B. Ward et al.

Nitrification

IWA Publishers

2010

2015

59.    

M.Hanif Chaudry

Applied Hydraulic Transients

Springer

2014

2015

60.    

Mark D. Reckase

Multidimensional item response theory (statistics for social and behavioral sciences)

Springer

2011

2015

Projekt "Centrum Studiów Zaawansowanych - rozwój interdyscyplinarnych studiów doktoranckich na Politechnice Gdańskiej w obszarach kluczowych w kontekście celów Strategii Europa 2020" jest współfinansowany przez Unię Europejską ze środków Europejskiego Funduszu Społecznego w ramach Programu Operacyjnego "Kapitał Ludzki"