Educational Background

Odrážka Grammar school, Elgartova, Brno, CR, 1976
Odrážka Master degree in geology - RNDr., Masaryk University Brno, CR, 1981
Odrážka Candidate of Science - CSc. (~ Ph.D.), Masaryk University Brno, CR, 1990
Odrážka Habilitation - Doc., Masaryk University Brno, CR, 2001


Doctoral stay

Odrážka October 1982 - September 1985, Dept. of Geology and Paleontology, Masaryk University

Post-doctoral stay

Odrážka 1993 (8 months) Katholieke University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium:
study methods of fluid inclusions, investigation of hydrothermal mineralizations in the Vesdre and Namur synclinoriums, prof.W.Viaene, prof. Ph.Muchez

Short research stay

Odrážka Katholieke University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, 1 month in 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002
Odrážka Voronezh state University, Voronezh, 3 weeks in 1986
Odrážka Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, 1 week in July 1993

Other experiences:

Odrážka Cooperations with mining and industrial companies (geological structures, karstification hazards, rock-material quality, ....)
Odrážka Consultancy: the Agency of nature and landscape protection (problems of mining sites atc.,...), local administrations
Odrážka Processing of meteorological information:  I have been appointed at the position of officer during my regular army service, I was responsible for procesing and analysing all kind of meteorological information (satelite images, synoptical maps, data from individual meteorological stations atc.) and using that data about atmosphere, air masses for purposes of weather forecast for army air forces.

Other professional interests

Odrážka mining history
Odrážka mining industry
Odrážka industrial minerals,
Odrážka economics and mineral commodities
Odrážka environmental law
Odrážka impact of mining industry, reclamation, renaturalisation of mining sites


Institution of Geological sciences
Masaryk University
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