People

Name Slanina Tomáš
Position Head of the Junior Research Group
Tomáš Slanina

Tomáš Slanina, Ph.D.

Head of the Junior Research Group


Slanina Research Group
Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the CAS
Flemingovo nám. 2, CZ-166 10 Prague 6, Czech Republic

 

 
Education
2012-2015 Ph.D./Dr. rer. nat. in Organic Chemistry, Joint Ph.D. degree between University of Regensburg, Germany (supervisor Prof. Dr. Burkhard König) and Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (supervisor Prof. Dr. Petr Klán).
2010-2012 Mgr. (M.Sc. equivalent) in Organic Chemistry at Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (supervisor Prof. Dr. Petr Klán).
2007-2010 Bc. (B.Sc. equivalent) in Chemistry at Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (supervisor Prof. Dr. Petr Klán).
 
Experience
2018-2019 Postdoctoral Fellow at Department of Chemistry – Angström Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden (group of Prof. Dr. Henrik Ottosson).
2016-2018 Postdoctoral Fellow at Department of Chemistry, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (group of Prof. Alexander Heckel).
2016 Visiting Scientist, ISIS Strasbourg, France (group of Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn).
2016 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic (group of Prof. Petr Klán).
2012 Visiting scientist, University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA (group of Prof. Richard S. Givens).
2011-2012 Visiting scientist, University of Regensburg, Germany (group of Prof. Burkhard König).
 
Appointments
since 2019 Head of Junior Research Group, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the CAS, Prague.
 
Awards and Fellowhisps
2018 Stiftelsen Olle Engkvist Byggmästare Fellowship, Uppsala University, Sweden.
2016-2017 Experientia Postdoctoral Fellowship, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
2016 Rector’s Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis, Masaryk University, Czech Republic.
2016 European Photochemistry Association Prize for PhD Thesis in Photochemistry, Bad Hofgastein, Austria.
2015 1st place Jean-Marie Lehn Ph.D. Chemistry Prize, Czech Republic, ISIS, Strasbourg, France.
2012, 2015 Dean’s Award Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
2013 GRK 1626 Chemical Photocatalysis Graduate School Fellowship, University of Regensburg, Germany.
2011, 2013 Department of Chemistry Award, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
2007-2012 Scholarship for Excellent Study Results, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
2006-2010 Scholarship Program for Talented Students, JCMM, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
 
Research Interests
Organic chemistry, photochemistry, physical organic chemistry, electrochemistry, spectroscopy, photophysics. Development of photoactivatable compounds, photoinduced electron transfer, redox reactions, organic radicals, fluorescence, reversible reactions, molecular switches.