Author Archives: František Štěpánek

New GACR grants announced

We are excited to obtain funding for two new research projects in the most recent round of the GACR competition. Dr Ivan Rehor will join our group with a Junior Research Project on soft robotics using stimuli-responsive polymers, and prof. Stepanek has obtained funding for a Standard Project on the Intensification of reaction-diffusion processes with magnetic nano-stirrers.

Student Scientific Conference 2017

Many thanks to all students who represented our group at this years’ SVK (Student Scientific Conference) and special congratulations to the winners and medallists: Jan Haša, Eric Sonntag, Zuzana Ruberová, Aliye Hazal Koyuncu, Vojtěch Klimša, Ondřej Navrátil and Sarah Akhlasová together with their supervisors. Great job, everyone!

New PhD students join the group

Four new PhD students have joined the Chobotix group with the start of the academic year: Tereza Boleslavská – Development of advanced bio-relevant dissolution methods, Jiří Kolář – Mathematical modelling of pharmaceutical unit operations, Petra Janská – Interaction of microparticles with biological substrates, and Ondřej Kareš – Remotely controlled formation of gases and microbubbles. Welcome, and good luck with your studies!