Laboratory of Aerosols Chemistry and Physics

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Head of Department: 
Ždímal Vladimír
Rozvojová 135/1, 165 02 Praha-Lysolaje, Česká republika
zdimalaticpf [dot] cas [dot] cz
+420 220 390 246

Annual Reports for Department of Aerosols and Laser Studies


Fields of research

  • Atmospheric aerosols
  • Indoor/outdoor aerosols
  • Nucleation phenomena
  • Heat and mass transfer in aerosol systems
  • Interaction of aerosols with electromagnetic radiation
  • Emissions sampling
  • Engineered nanoparticles and health
  • Aerosol technology
  • Density functional study of interfacial phase transitions and nanodrops
  • Dynamic properties of simple and complex fluids on a molecular scale
  • Molecular simulations and perturbation theories for model fluids and fluid mixtures
  • Development of equations of state based on molecular theory
  • Molecular simulations of solid–liquid interfaces
  • Mesoscale simulations of polymeric and energetic systems
  • Density functional study of interfacial phase transitions and critical phenomena at non-planar surfaces
  • Dynamic non-equilibrium properties of complex fluids and their mixtures


Applied research

  • Determination of particle-size-dependent aerosol filter efficiency
  • Process measurements of aerosol particles
  • Measurements of the aerosol particle size distribution in sprays
  • Determination of size-resolved chemical composition of aerosol particles
  • Emission and ambient sampling of aerosol particles and their analysis

History of the Research Projects


Head of Department
Senior Scientist

Deputy Head of Department
Senior Scientist

Researcher emeritus

Senior Scientist


Postdoctoral Fellow