Ing. Karel Kovařík [ PhD Student, Tokamak Department ]

Place: Tokamak Building, Office: G 018
Tel.: (+420) 266 053569
Fax: (+420) 286 890 448
Email: kovarik@ipp.cas.cz

Research Interests

Education

2009Master's degree
Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague
Diploma Thesis: Measurement of magnetic fields on tokamak / stellarator fusion reactors

Research experience

2006-2009student
Institute of Plasma Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague
Hall sensors - research and development
2009-presentPh.D. student
Institute of Plasma Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague
Hall sensors - research and development Electromagnetic filamentary probe for COMPASS tokamak

Research projects

2010-2014Numerical analyses and physical interpretation of the ITER-relevant experimental data from the Joint European Torus JET
Co-investigator
Provider: Czech Science Foundation; Project ID: GAP205/10/2055
2006-2011Components and technology for fusion reactors
Co-investigator
Provider: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic; Project ID: 2A-1TP1/101
2005-2007Measurements of magnetic field in magnetic confinement fusion devices usign Hall detectors
Co-investigator
Provider: Grant Agency of the Academy of Sciences; Project ID: KJB100430504

List of Publications

2016Markovič T., Melnikov A., Seidl J., Eliseev L., Havlíček J., Havránek A., Hron M., Imríšek M., Kovařík K., Medvedev S., Mitošinková K., Mlynář J., Naydenkova D., Pánek R., Stöckel J., Varju J., Weinzettl V.: Observations of ALfvénic-character oscillations in ohmic plasmas on the COMPASS tokamak. EPS 2016: 43rd European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics. Vol. 40A. Mulhouse: European Physical Society, 2016 - (Mantica, P.; Giruzzi, G.; Fajardo, M.; Gans, T.; Poedts, S.; Vennekens, N.), č. článku P5.005. Europhysics Conference Abstracts (ECA), ECA, 40A. ISBN 2-914771-99-1.
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[EPS 2016: Conference on Plasma Physics/43./. Leuven (BE), 04.07.2016-08.07.2016]
2015Seidl J., Hron M., Adámek J., Vondráček P., Horáček J., Hidalgo C., Melnikov A., Eliseev L., Markovič T., Stöckel J., Basu D., Háček P., Havlíček J., Imríšek M., Kovařík K., Weinzettl V., Pánek R.: Observation of geodesic acoustic mode-like oscillations on COMPASS. EPS 2015:42nd European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics. Vol. 39E. Mulhouse : European Physical Society, 2015, P4.103-P4.103. ISBN 2-914771-98-3. - (Europhysics Conference Abstracts. ECA. 39E).
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[EPS Conference on Plasma Physics/42./. Lisabon (PT), 22.06.2015-26.06.2015]
 Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Stöckel J., Seidl J., Havlíček J., Háček P., Spolaore M., Vianello N.: Radial propagation of L-mode structures in COMPASS tokamak. WDS´15 Proceedings of Contributed Papers - Physics. Prague : Matfyzpress, 2015 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.), s. 258-263 ISBN 978-80-7378-311-2.
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[WDS - 2015 - 24th Annual Conference of Doctoral Students/24./. Prague (CZ), 02.06.2015-04.06.2015]
 Markovič T., Seidl J., Melnikov A., Háček P., Havlíček J., Havránek A., Hron M., Hronová-Bilyková O., Imríšek M., Janky F., Kovařík K., Mikulín O., Pánek R., Papřok R., Pipek J., Vondráček P., Weinzettl V.: Alfvén-wave character oscillations in tokamak COMPASS plasma. EPS 2015:42nd European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics. Vol. 39E. Mulhouse: European Physical Society, 2015, č. článku P4.104. Europhysics Conference Abstracts, ECA, 39E. ISBN 2-914771-98-3.
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[EPS 2015 Conference on Plasma Physics/42./. Lisbon (PT), 22.06.2015-26.06.2015]
 Pánek R., Adámek J., Aftanas M., Bílková P., Böhm P., Brochard F., Cahyna P., Cavalier J., Dejarnac R., Dimitrova M., Grover O., Harrison J., Háček P., Havlíček J., Havránek A., Horáček J., Hron M., Imríšek M., Janky F., Kirk A., Komm M., Kovařík K., Krbec J., Kripner L., Markovič T., Mitošinková K., Mlynář J., Naydenkova D., Peterka M., Seidl J., Stöckel J., Štefániková E., Tomeš M., Urban J., Vondráček P., Varavin M., Varju J., Weinzettl V., Zajac J.: Status of the COMPASS tokamak and characterization of the first H-mode. Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 58 [1] (2015) 014015-014015.
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2014Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Stöckel J., Adámek J., Spolaore M., Vianello N.: Properties of Filamentary Structures in Different Regimes of Plasma Confinement on the COMPASS Tokamak. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2014. Prague : MATFYZPRESS, 2014 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.), s. 211-214 ISBN 978-80-7378-276-4. - (WDS).
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[Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2014 /23./. Prague (CZ), 03.06.2014-05.06.2014]
 Ďuran I., Sentkerestiová J., Kohout M., Mušálek R., Viererbl L., Kovařík K.: Recent Results And Challenges In Development Of Metallic Hall Sensors For Fusion Reactors. AIP Conference Proceedings:FUSION REACTOR DIAGNOSTICS. Vol. 1612. MELVILLE : American Institute of Physics, 2014 - (Gorini, G.; Orsitto, F.; Sozzi, C.; Tardocchi, M.), s. 31-34 ISBN 978-0-7354-1248-4. ISSN 0094-243X. - ( AIP Conference Proceedings. 1612).
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[International Conference on Fusion Reactor Diagnostics. Villa Monastero,Varenna (IT), 09.09.2013-13.09.2013]
 Havlíček J., Imríšek M., Kovařík K., Weinzettl V.: Global Power Balance in Non-Stationary Discharge Phases in the COMPASS Tokamak. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2014. Prague : MATFYZPRESS, 2014 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.), s. 204-210 ISBN 978-80-7378-276-4. - (WDS).
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[Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2014 /23./. Prague (US), 03.06.2014-05.06.2014]
2013Weinzettl V., Imríšek M., Havlíček J., Kripner L., Seidl J., Bílková P., Böhm P., Aftanas M., Kovařík K., Horáček J., Vondráček P., Adámek J., Dejarnac R., Cornelis D., Janssens H.: Experimental evidence of neoclassical tearing modes on COMPASS tokamak. Proceedings of 40th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics. Mulhouse : European Physical Society, 2013, P5.143-P5.143. ISBN 2-914771-84-3. - (Europhysics Conference Abstracts (ECA)).
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[European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics/40./. Espoo (FI), 01.07.2013-05.07.2013]
 Bolshakova I., Ďuran I., Kost Y., Kovaljova N., Kovařík K., Makido O., Sentkerestiová J., Shtabaliuk A., Shurygin F., Viererbl L.: Effect of neutron irradiation on indium-containing III-V semiconductor micromonocrystals. MATERIALS AND APPLICATIONS FOR SENSORS AND TRANSDUCERS II Book Series: Key Engineering Materials. STAFA-ZURICH : TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2013, s. 273-276. ISBN 978-303785616-1. ISSN 1013-9826.
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[International Conference on Materials and Applications for Sensors and Transducers, IC-MAST/2./. Budapest (HU), 24.05.2012-28.05.2012]
 Bolshakova I., Vasilevskii I., Viererbl L., Ďuran I., Kovalyova N., Kovařík K., Kost Y., Makido O., Sentkerestiová J., Shtabalyuk A., Shurygin F.: Prospects of using In-containing semiconductor materials in magnetic field sensors for thermonuclear reactor magnetic diagnostics. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 49 [1] (2013) 50-53.
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[European Magnetic Sensors and Actuators Conference (EMSA)/9./. Prague, 01.07.2012-04.07.2012]
 Gryaznevich M., Svoboda V., Stöckel J., Sykes A., Sykes N., Kingham D., Hammond G., Apte P., Todd T.N., Ball S., Chappell S., Melhem D., Ďuran I., Kovařík K., Grover O., Markovič T., Odstrčil M., Odstrčil T., Šindlery A., Vondrášek G., Kocman J., Lilley M.K., de Grouchy P., Kim H.-T.: Progress in application of high temperature superconductor in tokamak magnets. Fusion Engineering and Design 88 [9-10] (2013) 1593-1596.
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[Symposium on Fusion Technology (SOFT-27)/27./. Liège, 24.09.2012-28.09.2012]
 Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Stöckel J., Seidl J., Šesták D., Brotánková J., Spolaore M., Martines E., Vianello N.: First measurements with U-probe on the COMPASS tokamak. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2013. Prague : MATFYZPRESS, 2013 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.), s. 109-114 ISBN 978-80-7378-251-1. - (WDS).
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[Annual Conference of Doctoral Students – WDS 2013 /22./. Praha (CZ), 04.06.2013-07.06.2013]
 Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Sentkerestiová J., Šesták D.: Test–bench for characterization of steady state magnetic sensors parameters in wide temperature range. Fusion Engineering and Design 88 [6-8] (2013) 1319-1322.
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[Symposium on Fusion Technology (SOFT-27)/27./. Liège, 24.09.2012-28.09.2012]
 Sentkerestiová J., Ďuran I., Kovařík K., Viererbl L., Kohout M.: Performance of metal Hall sensors based on copper. Fusion Engineering and Design 88 [6-8] (2013) 1310-1314.
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[Symposium on Fusion Technology (SOFT-27)/27./. Liège, 24.09.2012-28.09.2012]
2011Ďuran I., Oszwaldowski M., Kovařík K., Jankowski J., El-Ahmar S., Viererbl L., Lahodová Z.: Investigation of impact of neutron irradiation on properties of InSb-based hall plates. Journal of Nuclear Materials 417 [1-3] (2011) 846-849.
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[International Conference on Fusion Reactor Materials (ICFRM)/14./. Sapporo, 07.09.2009-12.09.2009]
 Mlynář J., Petržílka V., Ďuran I., Odstrčil M., Bílková P., Horáček J., Hron M., Janky F., Kovařík K., Seidl J.: Participation of IPP Prague in the international fusion energy research at Joint European Torus JET. 17th Conference of Czech and Slovak Physicists Proceedings. Košice : Slovak Physical Society, 2012 - (Reiffers, M.) s. 55-56. ISBN 978-80-970625-4-5.
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[Conference of Czech and Slovak Physicists/17./. Žilina (SK), 05.09.2011-08.09.2011]
 Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Stöckel J., Seidl J., Šesták D., Brotánková J., Spolaore M., Martines E., Vianello N., Hidalgo C., Pedrosa M. A.: U-probe for the COMPASS Tokamak. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of Doctoral Students - WDS 2011. Prague : MATFYZPRESS, 2011 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.) s. 227-232. ISBN 978-80-7378-185-9. - (WDS. 2).
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[Annual Conference of Doctoral Students - WDS 2011/20./. Prague (CZ), 31.05.2011-03.06.2011]
 Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Hron M., Hidalgo C., Carralero D., Pedrosa M. A.: Advanced probe diagnostics for measurement of electromagnetic properties of turbulent structures at the plasma edge of the TJ-II stellarator. Journal of Physics: Conference Series. Vol. 516. Bristol : Institute of Physics Publishing, 2014, 012011-012011. ISSN 1742-6588. - (IOPscience. 516).
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[International Workshop and Summer School on Plasma Physics 2010, IWSSPP 2010/4./. Kiten (BG), 05.07.2010-10.07.2010]
 Ďuran I., Sentkerestiová J., Kovařík K., Viererbl L.: Prospects Of Steady State Magnetic Diagnostic Of Fusion Reactors Based On Metallic Hall Sensors. AIP Conference Proceedings. MELVILLE : American Institute of Physics, 2012 - (Kallne, J.; Ryutov, D.; Gorini, G.; Sozzi, C.; Tardocchi, M.), s. 317-324 ISBN 978-0-7354-1038-1. ISSN 0094-243X. - (AIP Conference Proceedings. 1442).
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[International Workshop on Fusion Neutrons and Subcritical Nuclear Fission (FUNFI). Varenna (IT), 12.09.2011-15.09.2011]
2009Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Oszwaldowski M., Viererbl L.: Irradiation Tests of High Temperature Resistant InSb Hall Sensors. WDS’09 Proceedings of Contributed Papers. Prague : MATFYZPRESS, Prague, 2009 - (Šafránková, J.; Pavlů, J.) S. 163-168. ISBN 978-80-7378-102-6.
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[Annual Conference of Doctoral Students - WDS 2009 /18th./. Prague (CZ), 02.06.2009-05.06.2009]
2006Kovařík K., Ďuran I., Bolshakova I., Holyaka R., Erashok V.: Measurement of Safety Factor Using Hall Probes on CASTOR Tokamak. Czechoslovak Journal of Physics 56 [suppl.B] (2006) 104-110.
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[Symposium on Plasma Physics and Technology/22nd./. Praha, 26.6.2006-29.6.2006]
2005Ďuran I., Hron M., Stöckel J., Sentkerestiová J., Kovařík K., Trosková Z., Viererbl L., Bolshakova I., Holyaka R., Erashok V., Moreau P.J., Saint Laurent F., Gunn J. P.: Magnetic field measurements using the galvanomagnetic devices on Tore Supra and CASTOR tokamaks. 32nd EPS Conference on Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Tarragona : European Physical Society, 2005 - (van Milligen, B.; Hidalgo, C.) P2.076. ISBN 2-914771-24-X. - (29C).
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[EPS Plasma Physics Conference/32nd./. Tarragona (ES), 27.06.2005-01.07.2005]