prof. Ing.

Jiří Švejcar

CSc.

FME, IMSE DSPA – Professor

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prof. Ing. Jiří Švejcar, CSc.

Curriculum vitae

Education and academic qualification

  • 1961,Ing.,Fakulta strojní,VUT v Brně(Faculty of Mechanical Engineering,Brno University of Technology
  • 1964-65,Boarding school of Physical Metallurgy,Slovac Techn.University,Bratislava
  • 1986,CSc,Fakulta strojní VUT v Brně(Fac.of Mech.Engineering)
  • 1990,Doc., VUT v Brně(Brno Univ.of Technology)
  • 1997,Prof.,ČVUT v Praze(Czech Technical University,Praha)

Career overview

  • 1961-65,research worker,Research Institutute for Forming Technology,Brno
  • 1965-1986,researcher,Faculty of Mech.Engineering,Brno Univ.of Technology
  • 1986-1990,Head,Instrumentation Centre,SVVÚ,Brno Univ.of Technology
  • 1990-1992,Director of SVVÚ(Association of Research Institutes),Brno
  • 1992-1994,Director,Institute of Materials Eng.Fac.of mech.Eng.,BUT Brno
  • 1994-2006(January),vice-dean of the Faculty of Mech.Engineering
  • 2006-till now,Head,Dept.of Structure and Phase Analyses,Fac.of Mech.Eng.

Scientific activities

  • Field(s) of research acitivity: Microstructure and mechanical properties of maraging steels, ADI (austempered ductile iron), Al2O3 and ZTA; high-strain-rate deformation of Fe-Ni and Cu single crystals and of steel: biocompatible materials, FGM and coatings, nanomaterials; analytical electron microscopy of above mentioned fields.

University activities

  • 1986-1990,Head,Instrumentation Centre,SVVÚ,Brno Univ.of Technology
  • 1990-1992,Director of SVVÚ(Association of Research Institutes),Brno
  • 1992-1994,Director,Institute of Materials Eng.Fac.of mech.Eng.,BUT Brno
  • 1994-2006(January),vice-dean of the Faculty of Mech.Engineering
  • 2006-till now,Head,Dept.of Structure and Phase Analyses and vice director of Institute of Materials Eng.,Fac.of Mech.Eng
  • 1992-till now,member of Scientific Board,Faculty of Mech.Eng.

Non-University activities

  • - member of TC MAT COST (Technical Committee for Materials, COST-CZ representative from 1993)
  • -member of bilaterial (CZ-Austria) committee AKTION,Head/ member of Program Committee COST, EUREKA, AKTION (member) and EUPRO (head) – advisory committees established by Czech ministry of education and sport,and STEEL,PROGRES and TANDEM-advisory committees established by MPO
  • -Vice-president of Czech Society for New Materials and Technology
  • -member of ASM, DGM, EMAS,SAMPE and IOM
  • -Head of Centrum for New Materials and Technologies
  • -member of GAČR (Grant Agency of Czech Republic), 1996-2002
  • -member of scientific board ( Czech Techn. Univ. Praha and University of Defense, Brno)

Prizing by scientific community

  • 2002,Annual award of Czech Society for New Materials and Technology

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

26

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

52

Sum of other citations (without self-citations)

150