prof. Ing.

Ivan Křupka

Ph.D.

FME – Vice-dean for scientific and research activities, PhD study programme

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krupka@fme.vutbr.cz

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prof. Ing. Ivan Křupka, Ph.D.

Curriculum vitae

Education and academic qualification

  • 1990, Ing., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 1997, Ph.D., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 2002, Doc., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 2009, Prof., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology

Career overview

  • 1995-2003, assistant professor, Institute of Machine Design, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 2003-2009, associate professor, Institute of Machine Design, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • since 2009, professor, Institute of Machine Design, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology

Scientific activities

  • Experimental study of mixed, elastohydrodynamic and boundary lubrication using optical measurement techniques. Surface texturing within non-conformal contacts.

University activities

  • since 2002, Member of Academic Senate, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 2006-2009, Member of Scientific Board, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology

Projects

  • Exploring surface roughness effects under extreme thin film lubrication, ME723, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Czech Republic, 2005-2006
  • The experimental study of the influence of real surface topography on thin film lubricated contacts, Cost 532, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Czech Republic, 2005-2007
  • Experimental study of lubrication films by colorimetric interferometry under dynamic conditions, GA 101/00/0155, Czech Science Foundation, 2000-2002

Sum of citations (without self-citations) indexed within ISI Web of Knowledge

433