doc. Ing.

Radek Kalousek

Ph.D.

FME, IPE – associate professor

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kalousek@fme.vutbr.cz

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doc. Ing. Radek Kalousek, Ph.D.

Curriculum vitae

Education and academic qualification

  • 1996, Ing., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Physical Engineering
  • 2003, Ph.D., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Physical and Material Engineering
  • 2013, Assoc. Prof., Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Applied Physics

Career overview

  • 2001-2002, research worker, Institute of Physical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • 2003-to date, senior lecturer, Institute of Physical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology

Pedagogic activities

Supervised courses:

Proseminar in Physics I-V, 1st-3rd year of bachelor's study programme Physical Engineering and Nanotechnology, FME, BUT.

Diagnostics of Nanostructures, 2nd year of master's study programme Physical Engineering and Nanotechnology, FME, BUT.

Lectures:

General Physics I (Mechanics and Molecular Physics), 1st year of bachelor's study programme Physical Engineering and Nanotechnology, FME, BUT.

Physics I (Mechanics, Optics, Thermodynamics), 1st year of bachelor's study programme Engineering, FME, BUT.

Selected Chapters in Physics and Mathematics, students of the study programme Analysis of road accidents, BUT.

Selected Chapters in Physics I-II, 1st-2nd year of bachelor's study programme Engineering, FME, BUT.

Seminars:

Theoretical Mechanics and Continuum Mechanics, 2nd year of bachelor's study programme Physical Engineering and Nanotechnology, FME, BUT.

Physics I-II, 1st-2nd year of bachelor's study programme Engineering, FME, BUT.

Scientific activities

Theoretical description of processes in physics of surfaces and thin films, e.g.:

  • interactions of electromagnetic field with nanoparticles, thin films and interfaces;
  • kinetics of initial stages of growth of islands and thin films;
  • mechanical properties of objects at micrometric scale.

Academic internships abroad

  • 1994, University of Salford
  • 1998, University of Salford
  • 2000, Technische Universitaet Wien
  • 2002, Technische Universitaet Wien

Projects

  • 2004 - 2006, applicant, Grant Agency CR, No. 202/04/P125: Measurement of surface profiles by noncontact atomic force microscopy,
  • 2015 – 2017 applicant team member, Grant Agency CR, No. Controlling and Application of Plasmon Interference Patterns,
  • 2012 – 2014, applicant team member, Grant Agency CR, No. P102/12/1881: Mapping of Localized Plasmon Resonances on Nanoantennas,
  • 2012 – 2015, applicant team member, 7th Framework Programme EU, No. NMP-2011-SMP-5: UNIVSEM: Universal SEM as multi-nano-analytical tool,
  • 2010 – 2014, applicant team member, Ministry of industry and trade CR, No. FR-TI2-736: Moremit: Modular scanning electron microscope, 
  • 2010 – 2014, applicant team member, Operational Programme Research and Development, No. CZ.1.07/2.2.00/28.0250: Innovation of Interdisciplinary Study Linking Science and Engineering
  • 2012 – 2019, applicant team member, Technology Agency CR, No. TE 01020233: AMISPEC - Platform for Research and Development in Nano and Microtechnologies

Sum of citations (without self-citations) indexed within SCOPUS

96

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

101