Ing. Tomáš Němec, Ph.D.


Department:  Department D 6 - Electrical Engineering and Electrophysics
Phone: +420 266 053 152
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Publons (ResearcherID): B-2433-2009
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Education

  • Ph.D. – Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering CTU in Prague, Applied Natural Sciences programme (2006)
  • Ing. (M.Sc. equivalent) – Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering CTU in Prague, Mathematical Engineering programme (2001)

Experience

  • Institute of Thermomechanics ASCR, v. v. i., Department of electrical engineering and electrophysics (since 2017)
  • New Technologies – Research centre UWB in Pilsen, Department of engineering of special materials (2011–2017)
  • Institute of Thermomechanics ASCR, v. v. i., Department of thermodynamics (2003–2017)
  • Soluziona, s.r.o. (2001–2002)

Research visits

  • Industrial Technology Research Institute (2019), Green Energy and Environment Research Laboratories, Tchaj-wan, Development of fuel cell catalytic layers produced by spark discharge (3 months)
  • Univerzita Stuttgart (2012), Institute of Aerospace Thermodynamics, Německo, Theoretical research of ice nucleation in supercooled water droplets, projekt SFB Transregio 75 (3 months)
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory (2003), Chemical Sciences Division, USA, Binary nucleation in aqueous systems, Young Scientist IAPWS Project (6 months)

Community membership

  • IAPWS – member of Physical Chemistry of Aqueous Systems (PCAS) working group
  • CZPWS – chairman of Czech Society for the Properties of Water and Steam (2018–2022)

Selected publications

  • Němec T.: Homogeneous bubble nucleation in binary systems of liquid solvent and dissolved gas. Chemical Physics, 467, 26-37, 2016.
  • Němec T.: Prediction of surface tension of binary mixtures with the parachor method. EPJ Web of Conferences, 92, 02054, 2015.
  • Němec T.: Scaled nucleation theory for bubble nucleation of lower alkanes. European Physical Journal E, 37 (11), 111, 2014.
  • Němec T.: Estimation of ice-water interfacial energy based on pressure-dependent formulation of classical nucleation theory. Chemical Physics Letters, 583, 64-68, 2013.
  • Němec T., Maršík F., Palmer D. A.: Binary nucleation of water and sodium chloride. Journal of Chemical Physics, 124 (4), 0445091-0445096, 2006.

Grants

2020–2022TM01000018Vývoj účinných katalytických materiálů a odolných bipolárních desek pro automatizaci výroby svazků vodíkových palivových článků
2019–2021LTV19017Zastoupení ve výkonném výboru IAPWS
2010–2012GAP101/10/1819Matematické modelování nukleace při kavitačních a kondenzačních dějích
2007–2009KJB400760701Klasická nukleační teorie pro popis vícesložkových kavitujících a kondenzujících systémů