Ing. Karel Balík, CSc.

Department of Composites and Carbon Materials
(Researcher)
 
E-mail - work: balikirsm.cas.cz
Phone - work: +420 266 009 201
Office: 600 (building: Great Tower, floor: 6)
 
Institute of Rock Structure and Mechanics of the Czech Academy of Sciences
V Holesovickach 41
182 09, Prague 8
Czech Republic
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Scope of activities

  • Composite as a biomaterial
  • Oxygen resistant composites
  • CVD methods
  • C/C carbons

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Current Projects

There are currently no projects handled.

Recent Projects

  • Development and comprehensive pre-clinical testing of novel composite materials for bone surgery (2015 - 2018)
  • High Performance Radiolucent Composite Materials Providing High Resistance against Sterilization Decomposition, for use in Medicine (2010 - 2012)
  • Bioinspired Nanocomposite Structures for bone Tissue Regeneration (2009 - 2012)
  • Porous Composite Materials with Polyamide Reinforcement and Siloxane Matrix with Nano-Hydroxyapatite as Biomaterials (2006 - 2008)
  • Research on problems of spinal diseases focused on degenerative and post-traumatic states of the spine, applying findings in the tissue engineering, the vertebrae biomechanics, the osseointegration of artificial replacements and their failure revising. (2006 - 2009)
  • Structural Investigation and Physical Properties of Novel Graphite-Like Nanocomposites Based on Inorganic Particles with Different Morphology (2006 - 2008)
  • Research and development of the composites with thermoplastic matrix and their application in primary aircraft structures. (2006 - 2009)
  • Microstructure and mechanical properties of heat resistant and chemically stable composites reinforced with basalt fibres (2004 - 2005)
  • Composite materials on the basis of glass fabrics and a siloxane matrix as substitutive and connective elements of bones in orthopaedics (2003 - 2005)
  • Utility Model "Intervertebral Cages" (based on C/C composites) (2003 - 2003)
  • Intelligent Textile Structures - Application, Production and Testing (2002 - 2005)
  • Cages based on the carbon-carbon composites (2000 - 2002)
  • Microstructure and mechanical properties of ceramic matrix composites for elevated temperatures and oxidising environment (2000 - 2003)
  • Composites on the basis of glass and siloxane matrix for the application at high temperatures (1999 - 2001)
  • Popularization

  • 15.5. 2013 Unique machine Electrospunra 210 helps replace bone tissue (press release)