Soodabeh Hassanpour left the group for a research internship at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. She will be working in the group of Prof. Jörg Kutter.
Navid Niaei left the group for a research internship at the Uppsala University, Sweden. He will be working in the group of Prof. Mikael Hedeland.
Jan Petr stepped down from the vice-dean position.
Thuy Duong Nguyenová left the group for a research internship at the University of Porto, Portugal.
11/09 – 14/09/2022
Soodabeh Hassanpour and Navid Niaei attended the 12th International Symposium on Drug Analysis and the 32nd International Symposium on Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis in Mons, Belgium with poster presentations.
04/09 - 07/09/2022
We co-organized and attended the conference 74th Meeting of Chemists in Olomouc, Czech Republic (https://sjezd74.csch.cz/); Jan Petr was the head of the local organizing committee; he also presented a lecture entitled “Capillary electrophoresis: OL-mics experiments”.
We will be a part of a project “Vzdělávání na UP 22+ edUP” from the National Recovery Plan.
Thuy Duong Nguyenová joined our group as a new PhD student. Welcome!
Lucie Surá successfully defended her BSc. thesis. Congratulation!
We wish you nice summertime!
Jan Petr attended the conferece Synergies 2022 organized by the Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Daniel Baron arrived back from the postdoc at University of California in Berkeley, USA. Welcome!
Petra Švecová successfully defended her PhD thesis. Congratulations!
13/06 - 16/06/2022
We co-organized and attended the conference Advances in Chromatography and Electrophoresis & Chiranal 2022 in Olomouc, Czech Republic (https://chiranal2022.upol.cz/); Soodabeh Hassanpour, Navid Niaei and Petra Švecová presented posters.
Ondřej Vjačka successfully defended his BSc. thesis. Congratulation and thank you for being a part of our team!
Tereza Adámková, Thuy Duong Nguyenová, and Ester Drastíková successfully defended their MSc theses. Congratulation and thank you for being a part of our team!
11/04 - 13/04/2022
Soodabeh Hassanpour presented a lecture “Nanomaterials modified conductive ink-based electrochemical immunosensor for monitoring CA125 protein in plasma” at the 4th Cross-Border Seminar on Electroanalytical Chemistry (CBSEC), Prague, Czech Republic.
We are looking for Postdoctoral fellows within the frame of Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action. The Czech Republic offers an interesting advantage – an additional funding of projects; probably more than 70% applicants will be funded! If you are interested, please, contact the lab head.
Soodabeh Hassanpour and Navid Niaei presented their work on the Fischer scholarship seminar at the Faculty of Science.
Jan Petr was appointed as the Vice-Dean for Projects of the Faculty of Science, Palacký University Olomouc.
A new theme for PhD study was announced.
Our Microchemical Journal paper has finally been published: P. Švecová, D. Baron, K. A. Schug, T. Pluháček, J. Petr, Ultra-trace determination of oxaliplatin impurities by sweeping-MEKC-ICP-MS. Microchemical Journal 172 (2022) 106967.
Daniel Baron left the group for a postdoc at University of California in Berkeley, USA. He will join Prof. Amy Herr group.
Soodabeh Hassanpour was successful in the application of IGRACEK project DSGC-2021-0176 “Chirality-based electrochemical sensors: new approaches for enantiomer discrimination”. The team will solve it during 2022. Congratulations!
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
11/10 - 13/10/2021
We attended the 9th Czech Mass Spectrometry Conference 2021 in Prague, Czech Republic. Daniel Baron with a poster and Petra Švecová presented a lecture: “Ultra-trace determination of oxaliplatin and its compedial impurities by sweeping-MEKC-ICP-MS”.
New themes for BSc and MSc theses were announced.
20/09 – 22/09/2021
We attended the Young UP scientist’s meeting in Pevnost poznání, Olomouc.
17/09/2021 and 24/09/2021
Jan Petr conducted a seminar dealing with writing of project proposals in Czech and English including a start of a competition with the 8-years old Hampden Estate rum prize.
19/09 - 22/09/2021
Jan Petr presented a lecture “Capillary electrophoresis connected with inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry for analysis of oxaliplatin derivatives” at the Czech Chromatography School – HPLC conference in Zaječí, Czech Republic.
06/09 – 10/09/2021
Tomáš Pluháček presented a lecture “CE-ICP-MS: Analysis of ultratrace concentrations of oxaliplatin enantiomers and their impurities” at the 73rd Meeting of Czech and Slovak Chemists in Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia.
Jan Petr was elected to the Main Board of the Czech Chemical Society.
Klára Konderlová successfully defended her MSc thesis. Congratulation and thank you for being a part of our team!
12/07 - 15/07/2021
We attended the virtual edition of the 37th International Symposium on Microscale Separations and Bioanalysis (e-MSB; Boston, MA); Soodabeh Hassanpour with a poster; Jan Petr presented a lecture “Capillary electrophoresis connected with inorganic as well as organic mass spectrometry for separation of enantiomers”.
We wish you nice summertime!
28/06 - 01/07/2021
Jan Petr presented a lecture “Separation of enantiomers by capillary electrophoresis connected with mass spectrometry” at the V4 Symposium Flow analysis & Capillary electrophoresis organized in a mixed mode (in Krakow and online).
Matěj Horný successfully defended his BSc thesis. Congratulation!
Our Separations paper has finally been published: A. Šustková, K. Konderlová, E. Drastíková, S. Sützl, L. Hárendarčíková, J. Petr, Rapid production of PDMS microdevices for electrodriven separations and microfluidics by 3D-printed scaffold removal. Separations 8 (2021) 67.
Our work regarding the low-cost water quality testing was presented in the main Czech TV news.
Jan Petr candidates to the Main board of the Czech Chemical Society.
INVITED LECTURE (online; 14:00)
Lipidomic analysis: from plant oils to cancer screening by Prof. Michal Holčapek (Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic)
08/04 - 09/04/2021
We attended the conference 3rd Cross-Border Seminar on Electroanalytical Chemistry, online (http://www-analytik.chemie.uni-regensburg.de/CBSEC_3/index_elach.htm); Daniel Baron presented the lecture “ICP-MS as an ultrasensitive specific detector for CE analyses”
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Navid Niaei, a new PhD student, finally joined our group.
Andrea Šebestová left our group. Thank you for being a part of our team. Good luck with your future!
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Jan Petr presented a lecture “Capillary electrophoresis: Advances and opportunities for analysis of real samples” at the HPST company seminar News and Trends Agilent Technologies 2020 online organized by HPST. https://hpst.cz/
Jan Petr presented a lecture “Capillary electrophoresis connected with inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry for analysis of oxaliplatin species” at the 27th International Symposium on Electrophoretic and Liquid Phase Separation Techniques (ITP2020) organized online by Prof. David Chen. https://itp2020.org/
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 was awarded jointly to Prof. Emmanuelle Charpentier and Prof. Jennifer A. Doudna "for the development of a method for genome editing." https://www.nobelprize.org
INVITED LECTURE (LP-3005; 15:00)
LA-ICP-MS: not only elements can be imaged by Dr. Tomáš Vaculovič (Department of Analytical Chemistry, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic)
06/09 - 09/09/2020
We attended the conference 72nd Meeting of Chemists in Prague, Czech Republic (https://sjezd72.csch.cz/); Andrea Šebestová, Petra Švecová and Daniel Baron with posters; Jan Petr presented the invited lecture “Connection of capillary electrophoresis and mass spectrometry for analysis of biologically active compounds”
Radim Polášek, a new PhD student (distance-based study), joined our group.
Michaela Kotková and Sebastian Reichel successfully defended their MSc theses. Congratulations!
Lenka Hárendarčíková successfully defended her PhD thesis. Congratulations!
Andrea Šebestová successfully defended her PhD thesis. Congratulations!
A new capillary electrophoresis instrument has been successfully installed in our lab.
The SLA 3D printer Formlabs Form 3 has been successfully installed in our lab.
The symposium “Advances in Chromatography and Electrophoresis & Chiranal 2020” (15 - 18/06/2020) was cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.
Jan Petr was appointed the president of the Olomouc division of the Czech Chemical Society (for 2020 - 2024).
Our Journal of Chromatography A paper in cooperation with the Sorbonne University has finally been published: D. Baron, J. Rozsypal, A. Michel, E. Secret, J.-M. Siaugue, T. Pluháček, J. Petr, Study of interactions between carboxylated core shell magnetic nanoparticles and polymyxin B by capillary electrophoresis with inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography A 1609 (2020) 460433.
We held our Christmas party at the Moritz microbrewery. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Petra Švecová successfully finished her research internship at the Sorbonne University in Paris. She was working on the synthesis of model nanoparticles for CE-ICP-MS from 09/09/2019. She was supported by the Endowment Fund of Palacký University. http://fond.upol.cz/en/
Soodabeh Hassanpour, a new PhD student, joined our group.
INVITED LECTURE (LP-2060; 15:00)
Optimization of 2D LC separation with active focusing of transferred fractions by Dr. Petr Česla (Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic)
Jan Petr presented the lecture “Potential of capillary electrophoresis connected to inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry” at the 8th Conference of the Czech Society for Mass Spectrometry in Olomouc, Czech Republic.
06/03/2019 and 07/03/2019
Courses in "How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Horizon 2020" and "Getting Ready for Horizon Europe" with Dr. Sean McCarthy (Hyperion Ltd.) were held at Palacký University in Olomouc.
The Czech Science Foundation will support our project 19-23033S “Improving sensitivity in chiral separations by capillary electrophoresis connected with ESI-MS or ICP-MS”. The aim of the project is to contribute to fundamental developments in the field of online preconcentrations for chiral separations by CE-ESI-MS and CE-ICP-MS.
Our Talanta paper has finally been published: P. Švecová, J. Petr, Separation of cetirizine enantiomers by capillary electrophoresis with a dual selector system based on borate-glucose complexes and sulfated-β-cyclodextrin. Talanta 198 (2019) 154-158.
The Czech Science Foundation project "Characterization of nanoparticles by capillary electrophoresis" finished successfully after three years.
We held our Christmas party at the Lamborghini Kart Arena. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Andrea Šebestová successfully finished her research internship at the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis. She was working on capillary electrophoresis, zetametry and DLS measurements of nanomaterials from 01/09/2018.
INVITED LECTURE (LP-2005; 15:00)
Printed Sensors towards to Healhcare, Environmental and IoT Sensing Application by Dr. Tomáš Syrový (Department of Graphic Arts and Photophysics, University of Pardubice).
Our Chromatographia paper in cooperation with the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis has finally been published: Martins Rucins, Daniel Baron, Aiva Plotniece, Jan Petr, Determination of hormone antagonists in waste-water samples by micellar electrokinetic chromatography. Chromatographia 81 (2018) 1607-1612.
Jan Petr presented the lecture, “Capillary electrophoresis with inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry: A tool for the future?” at the 8th Annual Conference of RCPTM in Mikulov, Czech Republic.
A delegation from the South Korean Embassy in Prague visited the lab and discussed our cooperation with the Korea Institute of Science and Technology in Europe in Saarbrücken, Germany.
The 3D printer TRILAB DeltiX Mini has been successfully installed in our lab.
Daniel Baron and Jan Petr presented the lectures “The use of ICP-MS as a detector for capillary electrophoresis” and “Characterization of nanomaterials by capillary electrophoresis” at the 70th Congress of the Czech and Slovak Chemical Societies in Zlín, Czech Republic.
Andrea Šebestová started her research internship at the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis.
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