Petr Fryčák

Education and career:

  • 2001 – M.Sc. degree (Analytical Chemistry, Palacky University)
  • 2006 – Ph.D. degree(Analytical Chemistry, Palacky University)
  • 2014 – Associate Professor (Analytical Chemistry, Palacky University)

Research focus:

  • mass spectrometry (desorption ionization processes, fragmentation, miniaturization of ion sources)
  • separation methods (liquid chromatography coupled to mass spectrometry)
  • analysis of biologically active substances (drugs, toxins, nutraceuticals, metabolites)

Publication activities:

  • author and coauthor of 24 papers (Web of Science)
  • 215 citations (196 without self-citations)
  • h-index 8



  • Theoretical Aspects of Analytical Chemistry (lecture)
  • Molecular Spectrometry (lecture)
  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (lecture)
  • Analytical Chemistry 2 (seminar)
  • English for Chemists 1 and 2 (tutorial)
  • English for Analytical Practice (seminar)
  • advisor for bachelor and diploma theses

Society membership

  • Czech Chemical Society
  • Czech Society for Mass Spectrometry

TOP publications

  1. Laczko-Dobos H., Fryčák P., Ughy B., Domonkos I., Wada H., Prokai L., Gombos Z.: Remodeling of phosphatidylglycerol in Synechocystis PCC6803. Biophys. Acta Mol. Cell Biol. Lipids 1801, 163-170 (2010).
  1. Schug K.A., Serrano C., Fryčák P.: Controlled band dispersion for quantitative binding determination and analysis with electrospray ionization-mass spectrometry. Mass Spectrom. Rev. 29, 806-829 (2010).
  1. Fryčák P., Jirkovský J., Ranc V., Bednář P., Havlíček V., Lemr, K.: Secondary processes in atmospheric pressure chemical ionization-ion trap mass spectrometry: a case study of orotic acid. Mass Spectrom. 47, 720-726 (2012).
  1. Volný, Rolfs J., Hakimi B., Fryčák P., Schneider T., Liu D., Yen G., Chiu D.T., Tureček F.: Nanoliter segmented-flow sampling mass spectrometry with online compartmentalization. Anal. Chem. 86, 3647-3652 (2014).
  1. Hartmanová L., Fryčák P., Soural M., Tureček F., Havlíček V., Lemr K.: Ion internal energy, salt tolerance and a new technical improvement of desorption nanoelectrospray. Mass Spectrom. 49, 750-754 (2014).