Current projects

Department of Geochemistry

Department of: Composites and Carbon Materials | Engineering Geology | Materials Structure and Properties | Neotectonics and Thermochronology | Seismotectonics

Project
Influence of postgenetic transformations of granites on their resistance to weathering processes in historic buildings (2021 - 2023)
Radiolytic alteration of organic matter in uraniferous environment (2019 - 2021)

Department of Engineering Geology

Department of: Composites and Carbon Materials | Geochemistry | Materials Structure and Properties | Neotectonics and Thermochronology | Seismotectonics

Project
Rock Environment and Natural Resources (2020 - 2026)
Geophysics, Geotechnics, Geomaterials, Geothermal energy for practice (2020 - 2022)
(2020 - 2022)
Stress - and hydraulic field controlled weathering and erosion of granular rocks (2019 - 2021)
Representation of the Czech Republic in the ICL management through the Center of Excellence (2019 - 2021)
Monitoring aktivity křehkých struktur PVP Bukov a dolu Rožná (2018 - 2022)

Department of Neotectonics and Thermochronology

Department of: Engineering Geology | Geochemistry | Materials Structure and Properties | Seismotectonics

Project
Quaternary tectonic activity in western Bohemia and its relation to volcanism (2021 - 2023)
The Czech Republic Representation in the INQUA management at the level of TERPRO commission (2020 - 2022)

Department of Composites and Carbon Materials

Department of: Engineering Geology | Geochemistry | Materials Structure and Properties | Neotectonics and Thermochronology | Seismotectonics

Project
Study of methods for modification of mechanical properties and structure of collagen matter (2021 - 2023)
Mechanics of arterial delamination and crack propagation (2020 - 2023)
Biomechanically defined absorbable materials for cardiovascular surgery (2020 - 2023)
(2020 - 2022)
Development of equipment for coating thin wires with biodegradable polymers from solution (2020 - 2022)
Bioartificial cardiovascular patches and vessels from porcine collagen reinforced with nano/microfibers using stem cells and dynamic culture (2019 - 2022)

Department of Seismotectonics

Department of: Composites and Carbon Materials | Engineering Geology | Geochemistry | Materials Structure and Properties | Neotectonics and Thermochronology
Project
Natural seismicity as a prospecting and monitoring tool for geothermal energy extraction (2021 - 2024)
Interactive map of seismic hazard in the Czech Republic (2020 - 2023)
Application of Rotational Seismology for Earthquake Early Warning and Monitoring (2020 - 2022)
(2020 - 2022)
Positioning the zircon fission-track and micro-Raman partial annealing zones: keys for thermochronology and the understanding of zircon material-properties and hydrocarbon maturity (2020 - 2022)
Six-component continuous monitoring of seismic swarms and other earthquakes in the region of Long Valley Caldera, California (2019 - 2022)

Department of Materials Structure and Properties

Department of: Composites and Carbon Materials | Engineering Geology | Geochemistry | Neotectonics and Thermochronology | Seismotectonics

Project
Rock Environment and Natural Resources (2020 - 2026)
Possibilities of splitting waste cross-linked polyethylene into a mixture of hydrocarbons: technological verification of the heat treatment method (2020 - 2022)
Preparation and characterization of disordered for application in infrared spectra (2020 - 2021)
Efficient and clean fuel processing methods (2020 - 2021)
Glasses transmitting infrared radiation based on heavy metal oxides (2019 - 2021)