Richard Pokorny

Position: Ph.D. student

Phone: +420 220 443 107

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2010 – present Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

2008 – 2010 Ing. (M.Sc.), Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

2005 – 2008 Bc., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague



April 2011 – June 2011, April 2012 – June 2012

Visiting researcher at the Division of Advanced Nuclear Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea


September 2010 – March 2011

Post-Master’s Research Associate at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, Washington, USA



2013 Votoček’s fellowship for research results during Ph.D. studies

2009 & 2011 Preciosa Foundation Scholarship award for a work in materials engineering

2008 2nd place at Students' scientific conference (ICT Prague)





Pokorný R., Zubov A., Matuška P., Lueth F., Pauer W., Moritz H.-U., Kosek J.: Process model for styrene and n-butyl acrylate emulsion copolymerization in smart-scale tubular reactor, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2016, 55 (2): 472-484.

Ferkl P., Pokorný R., Kosek J.: Multiphase approach to coupled conduction–radiation heat transfer in reconstructed polymeric foams, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 2014, 83: 68–79.

Ferkl P., Pokorný R., Bobák M., Kosek J.: Heat transferinone-dimensionalmicro-andnano-cellularfoams, Chemical Engineering Science, 2013, 97, 50–58.

R. Pokorny, P. Hrma, Mathematical modeling of cold cap, Journal of Nuclear Materials, 429 (2012) 245–256

P. Hrma, A.A. Kruger, R. Pokorny, Nuclear waste vitrification efficiency: Cold cap reactions, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, In Press, Corrected proof, Available online 7 March 2012

R. Pokorny, D.A. Pierce, P. Hrma, Melting of glass batch: Model for multiple overlapping gas-evolving reactions, Thermochim. Acta, 541 (2012) 8–14



Juraj Kosek
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University of Chemistry and Technology Prague
Department of Chemical Engineering
Technicka 5
166 28 Prague 6
Czech Republic

University of West Bohemia
New Technologies Research Centre (NTC)
Univerzitní 8
306 14 Pilsen
Czech Republic