People

Alexandr Zubov

     
 

Position: Assistant professor (currently postdoc & project manager at CAPEC-PROCESS Research Center, Technical University of Denmark)

 

Phone: +420 220 443 107

 

E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/azubov

   

 

Education:

2009 – 2014  

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

   

PhD thesis: Application of meso-scale modeling in polymeric systems

2007 – 2009  

M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

   

MSc thesis: Modeling of the production of styrene-butadiene rubber by emulsion polymerization

2004 – 2007  

B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

   

BSc thesis: Modeling of dynamic processes in reconstructed porous media

 

Internships:

2013   

Three-month internship at LyondellBasell R&D, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

   

topic: Mathematical modeling aimed at relating rheological properties of polyolefins with their molecular architecture

 

Awards:

2010 – 2013  

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

2011  

Poster award at the European Congress of Chemical Engineering, Berlin, Germany

   

Poster award at 58th CHISA, Srní, Czech Republic

2009  

Unipetrol award for MSc thesis

   

Josef Hlávka award for the best students and graduates

2008  

Poster award at the International Conference on the Reaction Engineering of Polyolefins, Montreal, Canada

   

1st place at Students’ Scientific Conference, section Mathematical Modeling in Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

2007  

1st place at Students’ Scientific Conference, section Mathematical Modeling in Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

2006  

3rd place at Students’ Scientific Conference, section Mathematical Modeling in Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

 

Research:

 

Publications:

Puschke J., Zubov A., Kosek J., Mitsos A.: Multi-model approach based on parametric sensitivities - A heuristic approximation for dynamic optimization of semi-batch processes with parametric uncertainties, Computer & Chemical Engineering, 2017, 98: 161-179.

Nistor A., Toulec M., Zubov A., Kosek J.: Tomographic reconstruction and morphological analysis of rigid polyurethane foams, Macromolecular Symposia, 2016, 360 (1): 87-95.

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.

Houben C., Peremezhney N., Zubov A., Kosek J., Lapkin A.: Closed-Loop Multitarget Optimization for Discovery of New Emulsion Polymerization Recipes,Organic Process Research & Development, 2015, 19 (8): 1049-1053.

Meisterová L., Zubov A., Smolná K., Štěpánek F., Kosek J. X-ray Tomography Imaging of Porous Polyolefin Particles in Electron Microscope, Macromolecular Reaction Engineering, 2013, 7(6), 277-288.

A. Zubov, J. Pokorny, J. Kosek: Styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) production by emulsion polymerization: Dynamic modeling and intensification of the process. Chemical Engineering Journal 207-208, 414-420 (2012).

A. Zubov, L. Pechackova, L. Seda, M. Bobak, J. Kosek: Transport and reaction in reconstructed porous polypropylene particles: Model validation. Chemical Engineering Science 65, 2361-2372 (2010).

L. Seda, A. Zubov, M. Bobak, J. Kosek, A. Kantzas: Transport and reaction characteristics of reconstructed polyolefin particles. Macromolecular Reaction Engineering 2, 495-512 (2008).

 

 

 

 

Contact

Juraj Kosek
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+420 220 443 296

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