Klara Jindrova (Smolna)


Position: Ph.D. student


Phone: +420 220 443 173, +420 220 445 116


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2010 – present  

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

    Theme of Ph.D. thesis: Controlling of morphological changes in htererophase polymers
2008 – 2010  

M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

    MSc thesis: Morphology of high-impact polypropylene and polystyrene foam
2004 – 2007  

B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, ICT Prague

    BSc thesis: Dynamics of foaming of polystyrene particles



2013   125th BASF International Summer Course




poster prize at INCOREP in Ferrara

2011   poster award – 2nd place at conference of Advances in Polymer Science and Technology (APST) 2 in Linz

Unipetrol award for the diploma thesis


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




Responsibility for instruments:



Podivinská M., Jindrová K., Chmelař J., Kosek J.: Swelling of polyethylene particles and its relation to sorption equilibria under gas-phase polymerization conditions, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2017, 45035: 1-7.

Smolná K., Gregor T., Buráň Z., Kosek J.: Formation and distribution of rubbery phase in high impact poly(propylene) particles, Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, 2016, 301 (4): 390-400.

Chmelař J., Smolná K., Haškovcová K., Podivinská M., Maršálek J., Kosek J.: Equilibrium sorption of ethylene in polyethylene: Experimental study and PC-SAFT simulations, Polymer, 2015, 59: 270-277.

Chmelař J., Pokorný R., Schneider P., Smolná K., Bělský P., Kosek J.: Free and constrained amorphous phases in polyethylene: Interpretation of 1H NMR and SAXS data over a broad range of crystallinity, Polymer, 2015, 58: 189-198.

Smolná K., Gregor T., Kosek J.: Morphological analysis of high-impact polypropylene using X-ray microCT and AFM, European Polymer Journal, 2013, 43(12): 3966-3976.

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.




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