Pavel Kubát

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My primary research interest is spectroscopy of photoactive materials.







J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Dolejškova 3, 182 23 Praha 8, Czech Republic

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Born in Ledeč nad Sázavou (Czech Republic)


Faculty of  Science, Charles University in Prague
Diploma thesis " Study of the Chemisorption of Cyclopropane at Pt, Ni and Mo Surfaces using EHT Method".

1981 - 1990

Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences
Study of chemical  reactions induced by CO2 laser

Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences
(Ph.D) thesis "cw CO2 Laser Induced Dehalogenation of some Chloro- and Bromohydrocarbons"

1990 -
Present position:  J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry,  Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Senior researcher

Main Interest                                                                       Photoactive materials
Photochemistry and Photophysics of Porphyrins and Related Macrocycles
Mechanism of Laser Induced Processes (Photodynamic Therapy)
Time-resolved Spectroscopy

Long-term visits abroad
Department of Physics, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
Department of Chemistry, Bowling Green State University,

Author of about 120 original paper with more than 1000 citations and more than 80 contributions in conferences, H-index 18.

Recent papers  

Bould J., Baše T., Londesborough M. G. S,  Oro L. A.,  Macías R., Kennedy J. D., Kubát P., Fuciman M., Polívka T., Lang K.: Reversible Capture of Small Molecules On Bimetallaborane Clusters: Synthesis, Structural Characterization and Photophysical Aspects. Inorg. Chem.  50, 7511–7523 (2011).   Click for abstract  

Civiš S., Ferus M., Kubát P., Zukalová M., Kavan, L.: Oxygen-Isotope Exchange between CO2 and Solid Ti18O2. J.Phys.Chem. C 115,11156–11162 (2011). Click for abstract

Kubát P., Šebera J., Záliš S., Langmaier J.,  Fuciman M., Polívka T., Lang K., Charge Transfer in Porphyrin – Calixarene Complexes: Ultrafast Kinetics, Cyclic Voltammetry, and DFT calculations. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 13, 6916–6923 (2011). Click for abstract

Mosinger J., Lang K., Hostomský J., Franc J., Sýkora J., Hof M., Kubát P.: Imaging of Tetraphenylporphyrin and O2(1Δg) in Polymeric Nanofibers. J.Phys.Chem B 114, 15773–15779 (2010). Click for abstract

Káfuňková E., Lang K., Kubát P., Klementová M., Mosinger J., Šlouf M., Troutier-Thuilliez A., Leroux F., Verney V., Taviot-Guéhoe Ch. Porphyrin-LDH Dispersed Polymer Composites As Novel Ecological Photoactive Surfaces. J.Mater.Chem. 20, 9423–9432 (2010). Click for abstract

Demel J.,  Kubát, P. Jirka I., Kovář P., Pospíšil M., Lang K.: Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Materials: Layered Zinc Hydroxide Salts with Intercalated Porphyrin Sensitizers. J.Phys.Chem. C 114, 16321–16328 (2010). Click for abstract

Mosinger J., Lang K., Plíštil L., Jesenská S., Jiří Hostomský, Zelinger Z., Kubát P.: Oxygen Mediated Delayed Fluorescence of Tetraphenylporphyrin Encapsulated in Polyurethane Nanofabrics.  Langmuir 26, 10050–2490 (2010). Click for abstract

Káfuňková E., Taviot-Guého Ch., Bezdička P, Klementová M., Kovář P., Kubát P., Mosinger J., Pospíšil M., Lang K.: Porphyrins Intercalated in Zn/Al and Mg/Al Layered Double Hydroxides: Properties and Structural Arrangement. Chem. Mater. 22, 2481–2490 (2010).  Click for abstract

For full list of publication click here (pdf file) or here (database of AS CR)