Pavel Izak

Pavel Izak

Vice-chairman

  • Education
  • 2014 – DSc in Chemical Science, Czech Academy of Science
  • 2002 – Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague
  • 1996 – M.Sc. in Physical and Analytical Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague

 

  • Career Development and International Experience
  • 2015-present – Head of E. Hala Laboratory of Separation Processes, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • 2007-present – Senior researcher, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • 2005-2007 – Marie Curie Intra-European Fellow, University of Rostock, Germany; 24 months
  • 2002-2004 – Post Doctoral Fellow, New University of Lisbon, Portugal; 27 months
  • 1998-2000 – Post Graduate Fellow, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA; 24 months
  • 1998 – Research Assistant, University of Newcastle, Great Britain; 2 months
  • 1997 – Research Assistant, Technion University, Haifa, Israel; 2 months
  • 1996 – Research Assistant, The research centre at the steel factory, Finland; 3 months
  • 1994 – Research Assistant, University of Heidelberg, Germany; 7 months

 

  • Present Research Interests
  • Pervaporation, Gas and Vapour Permeation, Nanofiltration, Liquid Membranes, Ionic Liquids, Separation of Enantiomers

 

  • Present position
  • Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
    More details about group under my supervision:  http://www.icpf.cas.cz/Membrane-Group/

 

  • Awards
  • 2014 – Winner of  E.ON Global Energy Award, category: Company
  • 2014 – Award of ERSTE Corporate banking
  • 2014 – Award of Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic
  • 2014 – Price of Kapsch, Invention – Technical Science – Czech Head 2014
  • 2007-2011 – Reintegration Fellow, Czech Academy of Science
  • 2005 – Selected abstract in Research Trends, An International Newsletter, Membrane Technology, September 2005, p. 11.
  • 2000 – Outstanding Performance Award, US Pacific Northwest National Laboratory