RNDr. Milan Klicpera, Ph.D.

 Updated: 10/2020
 
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                 F 150, přízemí, Ke Karlovu 5
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"EDUCATION

  • 2015 PhD
    Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic
    Thesis title: "Electron properties of the substituted cerium compounds"
    Name of PhD Supervisor: prof. Mgr. Pavel Javorský, Dr. ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  • 2011 Master
    Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic

 

CURRENT POSITION

  • 2017 - Assistant professor at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic

 

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2016 Post-doctoral position, 12 months 
    Triple-Axis Spectroscopy and Spectroscopy groups, Institut Laue-Langevin, France
  • 2014 - 2015 PhD position, 16 months
    Triple-Axis Spectroscopy group, Institut Laue-Langevin, France

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Czech native proficiency;
  • English professional working proficiency;
  • German elementary proficiency;
  • French elementary proficiency

 

SCIENTIFIC WORK - FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • Materials: intermetallic compounds and alloys, and oxides in polycrystalline and single crystalline form;
  • Methods: sample synthesis by Czochralski, Bridgman, and floating-zone methods; scanning electron microscopy; materials characterization by means of magnetization, ac-susceptibility, specific heat, electrical resistivity; low-temperature and high-temperature X-ray and neutron scattering;
  • Topics: lattice and magnetic excitations in the matter, structure stability of materials, electronic properties of compounds

 

SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS

  • 2020 -          Supervisor of 2 PhD students
  • 2018 - 2020 Supervisor of 1 bachelor student, and 1 master student
  • 2017-            Supervisor of 1 PhD students (thesis to be defended in 2021)
  • 2016 -          Advisor of 1 PhD student (thesis to be defended in 2021)
  • 2013 - 2015  Advisor of 2 master students
    …all at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic

 

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

  • 2018 - Lecture, exercises (2+2 h) "Neutron and Synchrotron Radiation in Magnetic Materials";
    Practical course (3 h) "Practical Course I - Mechanics and Molecular Physics"
  • 2017 - Lecture, exercises (2+2 h) "Magnetic Structures";
    Practical course (3 h) "Practical Course in Physics IV for General Physics majors"
    …all at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic

 

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

  • 2019  Co-organiser of the "Modern Trends in Neutron Science under Pressure", satellite workshop to "57th European High Pressure Research Group Meeting on High Pressure Science and Technology - EHPRG 2019" (50 participants), Czech Republic (CZ)
  • 2018  Co-organiser of the "The triple axis resolution workshop" (20 participants), CZ;
    Co-organiser of the "ILL-CZ Information day and user meeting" (40 participants), CZ
  • 2017  Member of the organization team of the "International Conference on Strongly Correlated Electron Systems - SCES 2017" (>900 participants), CZ;
    Member of the organization team of the "15th Theoretical and Experimental Magnetism Meeting - TEMM2017 - and UK-Korea workshop on strongly correlated electron systems" (50 participants), United Kingdom;
    Co-organiser of the "Czech neutron community meeting 2017" (35 participants), CZ
  • 2016  Instructor and supervisor at the "X-Ray and Neutron Science International Student Summer Programme at ESRF/ILL Grenoble", 1 month programme, France;
    Co-organiser of the "Czech neutron community meeting 2016" (40 participants), CZ
  • 2015  Instructor and supervisor at the "X-Ray and Neutron Science International Student Summer Programme at ESRF/ILL Grenoble", 1 month programme, France

 

INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 2020  Member of the project of programme INTER-EXCELLENCE (number LTT20014) "Institut Laue-Langevin - participation of the Czech Republic", budget = 770 k€
  • 2019 - Industrial liaison officer (ILO), industrial liaison officer at Institut Laue-Langevin, France
  • 2017 - Supervisor and advisor of under-graduate and graduate students;
    Faculty member, academic staff, teacher
    …both at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Czech Republic

 

REVIEWING ACTIVITIES

  • 2019 - Review panel member, member of the sub-committee College 4: Magnetic excitations at the Institut Laue-Langevin, France
  • 2014 - Reviewer, reviewing activities for international journals: Phys. Rev. B, J. Phys.: Cond. Matter, J. Alloys Comp., Materials, J. Magn. Magn. Mater., Physica B, Acta Phys. Pol. A

 

PROJECTS and FUNDING

  • 2018 - Principal investigator of the Grant Agency of Czech Republic project (number 18-09375Y) titled "Electron and magnetic properties of R2T2O7 pyrochlores with strong spin-orbit coupling", budget = 213 k€
  • 2016 -  Team member of the project "Physics of martensitic transformation for functionality enhancement of crystalline materials and nanostructures - MATFUN" (number CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/15_003/0000487), budget = 5.2 M€
  • 2016 - 2019 Team member of the Grant Agency of Czech Republic international project (number 17-04925J) titled "Multi-component electronic correlations in non-centrosymmetric f-electron compounds", budget = 268 k€
  • 2013 - 2015 Principal investigator of the Charles University Grant Agency project (number 76213) titled "Vibron states in CeTX3 and CeT2X2 compounds", budget =  31 k€
  • 2010 - Principal investigator and co-researcher on 64 regular (+ 30 internal experiments) funded muon and neutron scattering experiments in the international facilities (ILL, MLZ, ISIS, PSI, LLB, HZB), total of 382 experimental days, costs equivalent approximately 3.8 M€

 

SCIENTIFIC RESULTS PUBLICATIONS

  • 2010 - Presentation of scientific results on 38 contributions, 12 talks;
  • 1 invited talk - "The 21st International Conference on Solid Compounds of Transition Elements - SCTE 2018", Austria: "Vibron quasibound states in Ce intermetallics";
  • Publications of research results in international peer reviewed journals, 47 regular publications, 6 conference proceedings, 14 publications in last two years (2019-2021)