From 11 to 15 September 2017, Starý Smokovec in the High Tatras became the place with the largest concentration of chemists in Slovakia. Department of Chemistry of Faculty of Science of University of Ostrava contributed three molecules to the solution of chemists. The Chemical Congress at Grand Hotel Bellevue was attended by Jana Prášilová, Lenka Bláhová and Karolína Křenková.
The short visit (September 5 – 8) of V. Slovák was focused on further cooperation in the field of carbonaceous materials and on possible Erasmus+ exchange program.
Ph.D. students Gabriela Hotová and Eva Kinnertová and Mgr. Petra Bulavová, Ph.D. took part in the 19th International Sol-Gel Conference in Liege (Belgium) from 3 to 8 September 2017.
Dr. Salome Soarez (University of Porto) visited our department from 21. 8. to 23. 8. 2017.
Three successful students of the Faculty of Science of the University of Ostrava, who received awards at the Student Research Conference Student Research Conference 2017, were interviewed by the Czech Radio’s editor, Dagmar Misařová.
Ph. D. student Marta Bukáčková and doc. RNDr. Roman Maršálek, Ph.D. took part at the 7th International Colloids Conference in Sitges (near Barcelona, Spain) from 18 to 21 June 2017.
Ph.D. Student Marta Bukáčková attended three-month internship at the Polish Academy of Sciences of Instytut Katalizy and Fizykochemii Powierzchni at Professor Zbigniew Adamczyk (27 February – 2 June 2017).
To show the natural sciences as beautiful, mysterious and also entertaining is every year goal of the popularization event Chemistry and other natural sciences at the Silesian Ostrava Castle. This 11th year took place on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.
PhD student Lenka Bláhová attended three-month internship at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (Slovak Academy of Sciences) at doctor Jana Madejová (1 March – 31 May 2017).
PhD student Karolína Křenková attended three-month internship at the Slovak Academy of Sciences at doctor Daniela Gašperíková (6 March – 6 June 2017).