František Štěpánek

25 November 2020

Double success for Pavlína

Many congratulations to Pavlína Michaláková for winning 1st place in the Chemical Engineering Section of the international student scientific conference “Chemistry and Technology for Life” held […]
19 November 2020

Student Scientific Conference 2020

Many thanks to all students from the Chobotix group who had the courage to enter this year’s Student scientific competition (SVK) in spite of complications caused […]
27 October 2020


On the occasion of 100 years since the word “Robot” was first coined by the Czech playwright Karel Čapek in his science-fiction drama R.U.R., our colleague […]
30 September 2020

New PhD students join our lab

A very warm welcome to all new PhD students who are joining the Chobotix group in the academic year 2020/2021: Stanislav Chvíla will work on novel […]
9 June 2020

MSc Graduation

Many congratulations to the 2020 cohort of MSc graduates who successfully defended their Masters’ theses and passed the State Exam, thus officially earning the academic degree […]
13 May 2020

New patent granted

Many congratulations to the glucan team for being awarded a national patent on a new process for drug encapsulation by spray drying. The patent titled “Method of […]
13 May 2020

Biomaterials Science cover

Many congratulations to our colleague Dr Ivan Rehor for the acceptance of his manuscript “Arbitrarily-shaped microgels composed of chemically unmodified biopolymers” on the back cover of […]
24 April 2020

Successful habilitation for Jitka

Many congratulation to our colleague Jitka Cejkova for successfully defending her habilitation thesis in front of the Faculty Research Committee today, thus earning the academic degree […]
7 April 2020

Contribution to COVID-19 research

Motivated by the current shortage of FFP3 respirators for front-line medical staff, Chobotix PhD student Marek Šoltys together with our colleague Dr. Ivan Řehoř investigated the […]