Katedra designu a užitého umění / Department of Design and Applied Arts


Recent Submissions

Gersdorfová, Zlata
Mizející svět - drobná zahradní architektura v Plzni - Bezovce

The article is dedicated to the monuments of small garden architecture in the first-republic villa district of Pilsen - Bezovka and draws attention to an often neglected part of cultural heritage.

Chochole, Tomáš
Key competencies as a tool of designers interdisciplinary cooperation in digital age

The digitization of society is one of the most progressive changes in the last twenty years and affects many fields, including product design. At a time when human contact was severely reduced due to the coronavirus pandemic, most communication began online. This fact significantly...

Chochole, Tomáš
Soft Skills as a Tool for Interdisciplinary Teamwork of Product Designers

The results of the work of product designers are increasingly not possible without teamwork and especially interdisciplinary teamwork. Product designers often have a key role to play in such teams, and in addition to hard skills, they also need the soft competencies needed to ...

Muzaffar, Aqib , Ahamed, Muneer Basheer , Deshmukh, Kalim Abdul Rashid , Faisal, Muhammad
Electromagnetic interference shielding properties of polyvinylchloride (PVC), barium titanate (BaTiO3) and nickel oxide (NiO) based nanocomposites

Polyvinylchloride/barium titanate/nickel oxide (PVC/BaTiO3/NiO) nanocomposite films were prepared by solvent casting method and their electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding effectiveness (SE) was investigated with respect to variable nanofiller loadings. The X-ray diffraction (XRD), Fourier transform ...

Thomas, Deepu R. , Prakash, Jithin , Sadasivuni, Kishor Kumar , Deshmukh, Kalim Abdul Rashid , Edakkara, Augustine J.
Surface Modified Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles as Smart UV Sensors

The present paper examines the synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles and their surface modification via the microwave assisted sonochemical method along with its successful application in designing a smart UV sensor. The structure of the prepared samples was investigated using XRD, XPS and its...