Petr Ilík (born in 1968)

Education:

  • 1991 – Biophysics and Chemical Physics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc
  • 1995 – Ph.D., RNDr. in Biophysics, Palacký University in Olomouc
  • 2003 – habilitation in Biophysics, Masaryk University in Brno
  • 2011 – professorship in Biophysics, the degree attained at the Palacký University in Olomouc

Employment:

  • 1995 – 2003 – research assistant, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc
  • 2003 – 2011 – associate professor, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc
  • since 2011 – professor in Biophysics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University in Olomouc

Research orientation:

  • biophysics of photosynthesis
  • detection of plant stresses
  • more then 60 papers published (50 entries at the Web of Science; 500 citations, h-index 17), over 50 conference presentations

International experience:

  • 2001 – 2008 – Department of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland (7 months)
  • 2006 – Bioenergetics Laboratory, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland (1 week)

Membership:

  • International Society of Photosynthesis Research
  • Czech Society for Experimental Plant Biology
  • American Society of Photochemistry and Photobiology

Grants and projects:

  • principal investigator, co-investigator or team member in more than 20 national (Grant Agency of the Czech Republic, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic) and international (6th Framework Programme of European Commission) projects