Present and Recent Projects

  • GAČR: Computational modelling of damage and transport processes in quasi-brittle materials (2013-2015, partner with CTU Prague and ITIA AS CR Prague)
  • Centre of Excellence IT4Innovations, head of the Research Programme Numerical Modelling for Engineering Problems (2011- 2015)
  • GAČR 105/09/1830, Multiscale modelling and X-ray tomography in geotechnics, 2009-2011
  • DECOVALEX 2011 Development of Coupled Models and their Validation Against Experiments in Nuclear Waste Isolation (2008-2011, partner, coordinator SKB Sweden)
  • SPOMECH Creating a multidisciplinary R&D team for reliable solution of mechanics problems (2011-2014, CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0070, partner, coordinator TU Ostrava)
  • Information Society project 1ET400300415 Modelling and simulation of challenging technological problems (2004-2008, joint project with ICS ASCR and TU Ostrava, co-head)
  • UPPMAX p2004009 Parallel computing in geosciences (2004-2005, joint research with MIC University Uppsala, co-head)
  • Large scale scientific computing in geomechanics (2003-2005, joint research with IPP BAS Sofia)
  • GACR  105/02/0492 Modelling of thermo-mechanical processes relevant for the underground deposition of the spent nuclear fuel (2002-2004, co-head)
  • S3086102 Parallel algorithms for large-scale simulations on PC clusters (2001 – 2005 with CTU Prague and TU Ostrava, head)
  • AVCR K1019101 Mathematics, computer science and cybernetics: methods, tools and applications ( 2001-2004, Head of the section: Iterative methods for large scale mathematical models and their efficient implementation on high performance computers and parallel computing systems)
  • GACR 105/99/1229 Supercomputing and shape optimization in geomechanics (1999-2001, head)
  • INFRA2 - LB98273 Development of metropolitan supercomputer centre in Ostrava and research in parallel algorithms (1998-2000, co-head)
  • ES INCO KIT 977006 High Performance Computing in Geosciences II ( UL Brussels, University of Nijmegen, CLPP BAS Sofia, Institute of Computer Science and Institute of Geonics ASCR, 1998-2002, scientific coordinator)