Mgr. Libor Nozka, Ph.D.

Education

2001 – 2008   Postgradual study Physics in Palacký University in Olomouc, thesis: Physical processes of air fluorescence
1996 – 2001   Palacký University in Olomouc, Physics and Metrology, diploma thesis: Simulations in optical topography

 

Foreign interships

March 2002   Geneve, Switzerland, training of C++ programming in particle physics
August 2003   Cargese, France, Summer school of particle physics

 

Employment

2009 – present   Scientific employee at the Join Laboratory of Optics of Palacký University and the Institute of Physics of Academy of Science of Czech Republic, Olomouc
2008   Software design engineer & Team Leader, Honeywell Aerospace GDC, Brno
2002 – 2007   Scientific employee at the Join Laboratory of Optics of Palacký University and the Institute of Physics of Academy of Science of Czech Republic, Olomouc

 

Scientific interests

  • Detectors for applications in particle physics and astrophysics including construction of optical parts, thin film deposition, Monte Carlo simulations of detector parts (optimization).
  • Monitoring of laser welding process by means of optical emission of plasma.

 

International Experiments

  • The Pierre Auger Observatory, Malargue, Argentina
  • ATLAS Experiment, CERN, Switzerland
  • Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA)