RNDr. Ing. Michal Knapek, Ph.D.

phone: (+420) 95155 1366
e-mail: knapek@karlov.mff.cuni.cz
room: F144
address: Ke Karlovu 5, Prague 2, 121 16

 

 

Position

since 2022 Assistant Professor, Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Physics of Materials
2013 - 2022 Reasearcher, Charles University, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Department of Physics of Materials

Scientific activities

International collaboration

Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary - plasticity size effects at microscales
Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland - the study of deformation mechanisms by the acoustic emission and neutron diffraction techniques
University of Caen Normandy, France - deformation behavior of cobalt and other hcp metals
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland - deformation behavior of microcellular metal foams

Stays abroad

2021 (4 months) – European Commission - Joint Research Centre, Petten, the Netherlands
2018 (3 months) – Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen, Switzerland
2018 (2 months) – Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
2015-2016 (6 months) – Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary
2014-2015 (4 weeks) – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
2009 (6 months) – CEEPUS programme, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

Selected publications

M. Knapek, M. Zemková, A. Greš, E. Jablonská, F. Lukáč, R. Král, J. Bohlen, P. Minárik, Corrosion and mechanical properties of a novel biomedical WN43 magnesium alloy prepared by spark plasma sintering, Journal of Magnesium and Alloys 9(3), pp. 853–865, 2021. (IF: 10.088)

P. Dobroň, D. Drozdenko, K. Fekete, M. Knapek, J. Bohlen, F. Chmelík, The slip activity during the transition from elastic to plastic tensile deformation of the Mg-Al-Mn sheet, Journal of Magnesium and Alloys 9(3), pp. 1057–1067, 2021. (IF: 10.088)

K. Máthis, M. Knapek, F. Šiška, P. Harcuba, D. Ugi, P.D. Ispánovity, I. Groma, K.S. Shin, On the dynamics of twinning in magnesium micropillars, Materials & Design 203, 109563, 2021. (IF: 7.991)

M. Knapek, J. Pešička, P. Lukáč, P. Minárik, R. Král, Peculiar serrated flow during compression of an FeAlCrMo medium-entropy alloy, Scripta Materialia 161, pp. 49-53, 2019. (IF: 4.539)

H. Park, K. Hong, J.S. Kang, T. Um, M. Knapek, P. Minárik, Y.-E. Sung, K. Máthis, A. Yamamoto, H.-K. Kim, H. Choe, Acoustic emission analysis of the compressive deformation of iron foams and their biocompatibility study, Materials Science and Engineering: C 97, pp. 367-376, 2019. (IF: 4.959)

M. Knapek, P. Minárik, J. Čapek, R. Král, J. Kubásek, F. Chmelík, Corrosion of pure magnesium and a WE43 magnesium alloy studied by advanced acoustic emission analysis, Corrosion Science 145, pp. 10 15, 2018. (IF: 6.355)

Complete list of publications