prof. Ing.

Václav Píštěk

DrSc.

FME, ITE DICE – Head of sub-department

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prof. Ing. Václav Píštěk, DrSc.

Curriculum vitae

Education and academic qualification

  • 1970, Ing., Faculty of mechanical engineering, BUT, branch Transport machines and handling devices
  • 1976, CSc., Faculty of mechanical engineering, BUT, branch Construction of power machinery
  • 1989, DrSc., Technical university Otto von Guericke Magdeburg, branch Machine building
  • 1989, Prof., Faculty of mechanical engineering, BUT, branch Internal combustion engines

Career overview

  • 1971-1979, lecturer, senior lecturer, MF, BUT, Dept. of Internal Combustion Engines
  • 1979-1989, associate professor, MF, BUT, Dept. of Internal Combustion Engines
  • 1979 - 1981 research worker, PIKAZ - engineering company Praha, department of internal combustion engine research (halftime)
  • 1989-to date, professor, MF/FME, BUT, Dept. of Internal Combustion Engines/Inst. of Transport Engineering/Inst. of Automotive Engineering

Pedagogic activities

  • MSC study programme: Automotive engineering: Internal combustion engines, computational modelling, experimental methods
  • MSC Thesis supervised in internal combustion engines
  • Ph.D. Thesis supervised in internal combustion engines

Scientific activities

  • Automotive engineering, internal combustion engines and motor vehicles.
  • Computational modelling and experimental methods.
  • External heat supply engines.

University activities

  • 1992-2004, member of scientific council of Faculty of Military Technology, Brno Military Academy
  • 1994-to date, member of scientific council of FME, BUT
  • 2001-to date, director of Institute of Transport Engineering
  • 2004-to date, member of scientific council of Faculty of Military Technology, University of Defence

Non-University activities

  • 2003-to date, member of editorial board, MECCA Journal of Middle European Construction and Design of Cars

Projects

  • 1994-1996, Unconventional Systems of Vibration Damping in Engines and Drivelines. GA ČR grant 101/94/0544,
  • 1995-1997, New Concept of Complex Electronic Management of Spark Ignition Engines. GA ČR grant 101/95/1403,
  • 1996-1998, New Concept of Complex Electronic Management of Disel Engines. GA ČR grant 101/96/0253,
  • 1996-1998, Solution of Combustion for Low Emission Engines. GA ČR grant 101/96/0995,
  • 2001-2003, Complex 3D Calculation Models of Crank Mechanism. GA ČR grant 101/01/0027,
  • 2002-2004, Virtual Engine - A Tool for Military Truck Reliability Increase. Research and Technology Organisation RTO grant (CZ001),
  • 2003, Complex Graphic Station. FRVŠ research plan 957,
  • 2003-2005, Combined Heat and Power Micro Plant Based on External Heat Supply Engine. GA ČR grant 101/03/0299,
  • 2005-2011, Josef Božek Research Centre for Engine and Vehicle Technologies II. MŠMT ČR research plan 1M0568,
  • 2006, Complex Diagnostic Station of Vehicles. FRVŠ research plan 538,
  • 2006-2008, Real Cycles of External Heat Supply Engines. GA ČR grant 101/06/0402,
  • 2005-2011, Simulation Modelling of Mechatronic Systems. MŠMT ČR research plan MSM0021630518
  • 2009-2018, NETME Centre, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, OP VaVpI
  • 2012-2017, Josef Bozek Competence Centre for Automotive Industry, TA ČR TE01020020

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

44

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

41

Sum of other citations (without self-citations)

37