Kateřina Poláková

Katerina received her Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry in 2009 from the Department of Physical chemistry, Palacký University Olomouc under a supervision of prof. Radek Zboril. She was employed at the Centre for Nanomaterial Research as a junior researcher from 2006-2010. From 2010 she is employed at the RCPTM. Katerina has authored or co-authored 37 scientific publications; H index = 14. She is a co-author of 2 national patents. Now, she is a head of bio-laboratory in Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials, Palacký University in Olomouc in the Czech Republic where they are studying cytotoxicity of iron oxide and mainly carbon-based nanoparticles and together with synthetic chemists at RCPTM they are developing magnetic and carbon-based nanomaterials for theranostic applications.