Department of Surface and Plasma Science

New PhD Theses (2020/2021):

Physics of Plasma and Ionized Media

Diagnostics of HiPIMS systems for deposition of metallic thin films (2020)
Předběžní zájemci: Turek Zdeněk
Supervisor: Doc. Mgr. Pavel Kudrna, Dr.
Consultant: Prof. RNDr. Milan Tichý, DrSc.

Anthropogenic electromagnetic emissions in the Earth’s inner magnetosphere (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. František Němec, Ph.D.

Formation and destruction of the OH- ion in ion-molecule reactions - experimental astrochemistry. (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. Radek Plašil, Ph.D.
Consultant: RNDr. Štěpán Roučka, Ph.D.

Ground-based and satellite observation of electromagnetic emissions associated with thunderstorm activity (2020)
Předběžní zájemci: Kolínská Andrea
Supervisor: Ing. Ivana Kolmašová, Ph.D.
Consultant: Prof. RNDr. Ondřej Santolík, Dr.

Solar wind as a natural laboratory: structure, turbulence, and discontinuities (2020)
Supervisor: Prof. RNDr. Jana Šafránková, DrSc.
Consultant: Doc. RNDr. František Němec, Ph.D., Mgr. Alexander Pitňa, Ph.D., Mgr. Ďurovcová Tereza

Space weather: Solar wind variations and their impact on magnetospheric dynamics (2020)
Supervisor: Prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Němeček, DrSc.
Consultant: Doc. RNDr. Lubomír Přech, Dr., Doc. RNDr. František Němec, Ph.D., Mgr. Goncharov Oleksandr, Ph.D.

Study of dust grains in our solar system using electric field instruments (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Jakub Vaverka, Ph.D.

Recombination of astrophysically relevant molecular ions in specific quantum state with electrons (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Petr Dohnal, Ph.D.

Internal excitation of molecules and their reactivity in laboratory and space environments (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Štěpán Roučka, Ph.D.
Consultant: Doc. RNDr. Radek Plašil, Ph.D.

Surface and Interface Physics

Operando experiments on model catalysts (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. Mgr. Iva Matolínová, Dr.
Consultant: Mykhailo Vorokhta, Ph.D.RNDr. Peter Matvija, Ph.D.

Self-organized growth of metal-oxide nanostructures for model catalysis (2020)
Předběžní zájemci: Pankaj Kumar Samal
Supervisor: Doc. Mgr. Josef Mysliveček, Ph.D. & Prof. Dr. Jörg Libuda, Ph.D., Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany

Modified silicon surfaces for controlled growth of organic nanostructures. (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. Ivan Ošťádal, CSc.

Study of metal-doped tungsten oxide for catalytic applications (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. Karel Mašek, Dr.

Preparation and characterization of metal-doped cobalt oxide (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. Karel Mašek, Dr.

Hydrogen-bonded molecular networks studied by STM (2020)
Supervisor: Doc. RNDr. Pavel Kocán, Ph.D.

Development of ceria based electrochemical sensors for bio molecule detection (2020)
Supervisor: Ing. Nataliya Tsud, Dr.
Consultant: Mgr. Ivan Khalakhan, Ph.D.

Degradation of fuel cell catalysts (2020)
Supervisor: Mgr. Ivan Khalakhan, Ph.D.

Physical and Chemical properties of perovskite surfaces (2020)
Supervisor: Mgr. Martin Setvín, Ph.D.

Durable poison-tolerant catalysts with high performance for fuel cell applications (2020)
Supervisor: Mgr. Yurii Yakovlev, Ph.D.

In situ/operando study of catalysts for fuel cell applications (2020)
Supervisor: Mykhailo Vorokhta, Ph.D.

Model catalysts – electronic and structural properties in conjunction with in situ electrochemistry (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Kateřina Veltruská, CSc.
Consultant: Mgr. Ivan Khalakhan, Ph.D.

Chemistry of sputtered thin-layer oxygen evolution electrocatalysts and the effect of morphology and defect density on the catalytic activity (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Peter Kúš, Ph.D.

Model catalysts studied by near-ambient-pressure scanning tunneling microscope (2020)
Supervisor: RNDr. Peter Matvija, Ph.D.

Novel cathode catalysts for PEM fuel cells (2020)
Supervisor: Yevheniia Lobko, Ph.D.