Prof. Dr. Jiří BAREK

Speech Title : New trends in environmental electroanalysis

Born October 2nd, 1949, in Benešov, Czech Republic.

1972 – Graduated in Chemistry from the Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague.

1977 – PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

1977 – 87 Lecturer at the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

1986 – 2006 Reader at the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

2006 – today Professor at the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

1993 – 1997 Deputy-Head of the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

2006 –2012 Head of the Department of Analytical Chemistry, Charles University, Prague.

1987 – today Editor of Chemické Listy, jurnal of Czech Chemical Society

1997 – today Representative of the Czech Chemical Society in the Division of Analytical Chemistry of European Association for Chemical and Molecular Science (EuChEMS, former Federation of European Chemical Societies) and member of its steering committee

2017- today Affiliate member of Analytical Chemistry Division (Division V) of International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC]

1997 – today Member of Main Committee of the Czech Chemical Society

1998 – today President of the Division of Analytical Chemistry of the Czech Chemical Society

1999 – 2012 Scientific Secretary of the UNESCO Laboratory of Environmental Electrochemistry at Charles University, Prague

2012 – today Head of the UNESCO Laboratory of Environmental Electrochemistry at Charles University, Prague

1999 – today Head of the UNESCO Trace Element Satellite Centre at Charles University in Prague

Author and co-author of more than 500 publications in analytical chemistry in refereed journals, co-editor of 6 monographs on analysis and destruction of chemical carcinogens, author and co-author of 17 chapters in monographs devoted mainly to electroanalytical methods, 3 university teaching texts. H-index 38.

Member of Editorial Board of Chemické Listy (scientific journal of Czech Chemical Society), Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (Springer Verlag), International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Pakistani Journal of Environmental and Analytical Chemistry; Member of the Working Group on the Destruction of Chemical Carcinogens of the International Agency for Research on Cancer; Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain); member of the Main Committee of Czech Chemical Society; President of the Division of Analytical Chemistry of the Czech Chemical Society. Member of the Steering Committee of the Division of Analytical Chemistry of the European Association for Chemical and Molecular Science (EuChEMS). Affiliate member of Division V (Analytical Chemistry) of International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC). Member of Scientific Council of Faculty of Chemical Technology, Prague University of Chemistry and Technology. Member of Scientific Council of Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Prague University of Chemistry and Technology. Member of the Scientific Board of Jaroslav Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Czech Academy of Science. Member of the Committee of Ministry of Education of Slovak Republic for Defense of DrSc Thesis in the field of Analytical Chemistry, Radiochemistry and Environmental Chemistry, Member of the Committee of the Czech Academy of Science for Defense of DSc Thesis in the Field of Analytical Chemistry. Honorary member of Serbian Chemical Society and Slovak Chemical Society.

The main research interests: Electrochemical determination of trace amounts of biologically active organic substances, e.g. chemical carcinogens, biomarkers, drugs and their metabolites, pesticides, dyes and dye-industry intermediates, etc. High-performance liquid chromatography of the above mentioned substances with electrochemical detection. Development of new electrochemical sensors and detectors based on novel electrode materials.

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