Pavel Karban

doc. Ing. Pavel Karban, Ph.D.

Department of Theory of Electrical Engineering
Regional Innovation Centre for Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
University of West Bohemia

Address: Univerzitni 26, 306 14 Plzen
E-mail: karban@kte.zcu.cz


Education

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Title of qualification awarded: Associate professor (Electrical engineering)
Dates: 2008 - 2011

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Title of qualification awarded: Ph.D. degree (Ph.D.)
Level in national or international classification: ISCED 6
Dates: 2004 - 2008

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Title of qualification awarded: Master degree (Ing.)
Level in national or international classification: ISCED 5A
Dates: 2004 - 2008

The Secondary School of Electrical Engineering, Pilsen

Title of qualification awarded: Secondary school examination
Level in national or international classification: 3C
Dates: 1993 - 1997

Work experience

Regional Innovation Centre for Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Position: Head of the group of mathematical-physical modeling
Dates: 2012 till now
Research in the field of coupled problems described by partial differential equations, adaptive finite element method of higher order accuracy

Department of Theory of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Position: Head of department (assoc. professor)
Dates: 2013 till now
Teaching and research in the field of coupled problems described by partial differential equations, adaptive finite element method of higher order accuracy

Department of Theory of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Position: Deputy head of department (assoc. professor)
Dates: 2011 - 2013
Teaching and research in the field of coupled problems described by partial differential equations, adaptive finite element method of higher order accuracy

Regional Innovation Centre for Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Position: Senior researcher
Dates: 2012 till now
Research in the field of coupled problems described by partial differential equations, adaptive finite element method of higher order accuracy

Department of Theory of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia

Position: Researcher (assist. professor)
Dates: 2005 - 2011

Skeleton Software, s.r.o.

Position: Software engineer
Dates: 2003 - 2008
Development of large business applications

PilsCom, s.r.o.

Position: Software engineer
Dates: 2001 - 2003
Development of large business applications

Membership in international societies International Compumag Society (COMPUMAG)
Member of IEEE
Other activities Member of the Ph.D. committee of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UWB Pilsen
Member of the Ph.D. committee of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CTU Prague
Member of the teaching committee of Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UWB Pilsen
Member of the academic senate of University of West Bohemia
Supervisor of doctoral study program Electrical Engineering, UWB Pilsen
Supervisor of bachelor study program Electrical Engineering and Informatics, UWB Pilsen

Teaching Defended bachelor and master thesis: 33
Reviewed bachelor and master thesis: 34
Defended Ph.D. thesis: 3
Reviewed Ph.D. thesis: 9

Ph.D. study program:
  • XMRSP (Advanced methods for the numerical solution of coupled physical problems)
  • XVPTE (Selected parts of theoretical electrical engineering)
Master study program:
  • ATE (Application of Theory of Electrical Engineering)
  • MEL (Modelling in Electrical Engineering)
Bachelor study program:
  • PPEL (Computer Support in Electrical Engineering)
  • UE (Introduction to Electrical Engineering)
  • TE1 (Theory of Electrical Engineering 1)
  • TE2 ( Theory of Electrical Engineering 2)
  • USE (Introduction to Electrical Engineering)
Publications Monograph: 2
Papers in journals with IF: 33
Papers in peer-reviewed journals: 15
Papers in conferences: 69

Significant scientific publications

Monographs

Papers in journals with IF

  • Mach, F., Starman, V., Karban, P., Doležel, I., Kus, P.: Finite Element 2D Model of Induction Heating of Rotating Billets in System of Permanent Magnets and its Experimental Verification, Transactions on Industrial Electronics , 2014, Volume 61, Issue 5, pp. 2584-2591, ISSN: 0278-0046
  • Nikolayev, D., Kubik, Z., Karban, P., Skala, J.: Impedance analysis of transmission line cells for EMC applications using Agros2D, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 2016, Volume 50, Issue 2, pp. , ISSN: 00189464, IF 1.345
  • Barba, P., Doležel, I., Mognaschi, M. E., Savini, A., Karban, P.: Non-Linear Multi-Physics Analysis and Multi-Objective Optimization in Electroheating Applications, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2014, Volume 50, Issue 2
  • Mach, F., Karban, P., Doležel, I., Šíma, P. , Jelínek, Z. : Model of Induction Heating of Rotating Non-Magnetic Billets and its Experimental Verification, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2014, Volume 50, Issue 2
  • Mach, F., Adam, L., Kacerovský, J., Karban, P., Doležel, I. : Evolutionary algorithm-based multi-criteria optimization of triboelectrostatic separator, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 2014, Volume 270, Issue , pp. 134-142,
  • Kubík, Z., Nikolayev, D., Karban, P., Skála, J., Hromádka M.: Optimization of electrical properties of parallel plate antenna for EMC testing, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 2014, Volume 270, Issue , pp. 283-293,
  • Barba, P. Di, Doležel, I., Karban, P., Kus, P., Mach, F.: Multiphysics field analysis and multiobjective design optimization: a benchmark problem, Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering, 2014, Volume 22, Issue 7, pp. 1214-1225,
  • Karban, P., Mach, F., Kůs, P., Pánek, D., Doležel, I.: Numerical solution of coupled problems using code Agros2D, Computing, 2013, Volume 95, Issue 1 supplement, pp. 381-408, ISSN: 0010485X
  • Mach, F., Kůs, P., Karban, P., Doležel, I.: Optimization of the system for induction heating of nonmagnetic cylindrical billets in rotating magnetic field produced by permanent magnets, Computing, 2013, Volume 95, Issue 1 supplement, pp. 537-552, ISSN: 0010485X
  • Koudela, L., Karban, P., Tureček, O., Zuzjak, L.: Modeling of loudspeaker using hp-adaptive methods, Computing, 2013, Volume 95, Issue 1 supplement, pp. 473-485, ISSN: 0010485X
  • Kubík, Z., Karban P., Pánek, D., Skála J.: On the shielding effectiveness calculation, Computing, 2013, Volume 95, Issue 1 supplement, pp. , ISSN: 0010485X
  • Karban, P., Mach, F., Doležel, I.: Modeling of rotational induction heating of nonmagnetic cylindrical billets, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 2013, Volume 219, Issue 13, pp. 7170-7180, ISSN: 0096-3003
  • Doležel, I., Karban, P., Kropik, P., Kotlan, V., Panek, D.: Optimized control of field current in thermoelastic actuator for accurate setting of position, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 2013, Volume 219, Issue 13, pp. 7187-7193, ISSN: 0096-3003
  • Mach, F., Karban, P., Doležel, I.: Induction heating of cylindrical nonmagnetic ingots by rotation in static magnetic field generated by permanent magnets, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 2012, Volume 236, Issue 18, pp. 4732-4744, ISSN: 03770427
  • Karban, P., Mach, F., Doležel, I.: Hard-coupled model of local direct resistance heating of thin sheets, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 2012, Volume 236, Issue 18, pp. 4725-4731, ISSN: 03770427
  • Karban, P., Kotlan, V., Doležel, I.: Numerical model of induction shrink fits in monolithic formulation, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2012, Volume 48, Issue 2, pp. 315-318, ISSN: 00189464
  • Karban P., Mach F., Doležel I.: Modeling of rotational induction heating of nonmagnetic cylindrical billets, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 2011, Volume 219, Issue 13, pp. 7170-7180, ISSN: 00963003
  • Doležel I., Karban P., Kropik P., Kotlan, V., Panek D.: Optimized control of field current in thermoelastic actuator for accurate setting of position, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 2011, Volume 219, Issue 13, pp. 7187-7193, ISSN: 00963003
  • Doležel I., Dubcova L., Karban P., Cerveny J., Solin P.: Inductively Heated Incompressible Flow of Electrically Conductive Liquid in Pipe, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2010, Volume 46, Issue 8, pp. 2899-2902, ISSN: 00189464
  • Doležel I., Karban P., Kropik P., Panek D.: Accurate Control of Position by Induction Heating-Produced Thermoelasticity, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2010, Volume 46, Issue 8, pp. 2888-2891, ISSN: 00189464
  • Karban P., Donatova M.: Continual Induction Hardening of Steel Bodies, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 2010, Volume 80, Issue 8, pp. 1771-1782, ISSN: 03784754
  • Doležel I., Karban P., Donatova M., Solin P.: Integrodifferential Approach to Solution of Eddy Currents in Linear Structures With Motion, Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, 2010, Volume 80, Issue 8, pp. 1636-1646, ISSN: 03784754
  • Doležel I., Karban P., Ulrych B., Pantelyat M., Matyukhin Y., Gontarowskiy P., Shulzhenko N.: Limit Operation Regimes of Actuators Working on the Principle of Thermoelasticity, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 2008, Volume 44, Issue 6, pp. 810-813, ISSN: 00189464

Research projects

  • 2016/18 Grant MPO TRIO FV 10659: Oldřich Tureček, Pavel Karban: Akustická diagnostika stavebních konstrukcí a materiálů
  • 2016/20 NPU LO1607: Zdeněk Peroutka: New Technologies and Concepts for Smart Industrial Systems
  • 2014/15 Grant TAČR TA04021700: Milan Valečka, Jan Chlebeček, Radek Přenosil, Oldřich Tureček, Pavel Karban, Pavel Kůs, Martin Schlosser: Noise reduction of power transformers and as well as their negative environmental impact
  • 2012/14 MPO TIP FR-TI4/569: Jan Tuček, Oldřich Tureček: Development and modelling of new-generation-acoustic-diffusers
  • 2011/15 Grant GAČR P102/11/0498: Ivo Doležel, Pavel Šolín, Pavel Karban: New adaptive higher-order monolithic methods for numerical solution of evolutionary multiphysics problems in electrical engineering
  • 2010/15 ED2.1.00/03.0094: Jiří Hammerbauer: The Regional Innovation Centre for Electrical Engineering
  • 2010/12 Grant GAČR P102/10/0216: Ivo Doležel, Petr Šíma: Induction Heating of Metal Ingots in Magnetic Field Generated by Permanent Magnets
  • 2009/11 Grant GAČR GA102/09/1305: Ivo Doležel, Bohuš Ulrych: Problems of thermoelasticity and pseudoplasticity in electromagnetism
  • 2007/09 Grant GAČR GA102/07/0496: Ivo Doležel, Bohuš Ulrych, Pavel Šolín, Tomáš Vejchodský: Advanced algorithms for solution of coupled problems in electromagnetism
  • 2004/06 Grant GAČR GA102/04/0095: Ivo Doležel, Bohuš Ulrych, Pavel Šolín, Magnetic levitation of solid bodies and liquids
  • 2003/05 Grant GAČR 102/03/0047: Ivo Doležel, Bohuš Ulrych, Pavel Šolín: Počítačové modelování vybraných elektromagneticko-teplotně-hydrodynamických sdružených úloh
  • 2007/11 Grant GAAV ČR IAA100760702: Pavel Šolín, Tomáš Vejchodský: Methods of higher order of accuracy for solution of multi-physics coupled problems
  • 2006/07 Grant FRVŠ A/a 310/2007: Zdeňka Benešová, David Pánek, Pavel Karban: Vybudování experimentální laboratoře pro podporu výuky teoretické elektrotechniky
  • 2010/11 KONTAKT Polsko MEB051041: Ivo Doležel: Heat treatment of solid and liquid metals by electromagnetic field and advanced methods of its numerical simulation
  • 2008/09 KONTAKT Polsko MEB050807: Ivo Doležel: Mathematical and computer modelling of specific industrial processes with electromagnetic influence on molten metals
  • 2006/07 Grant FRVŠ G1 310/2007: Martina Donátová, Pavel Karban, Jiří Dejmek: Matematické a počítačové modelování čerpadel elektricky vodivých tekutin

Industrial applications

  • Agros2D: Multiplatform C++ application for the solution of partial differential equations (PDE) based on the Hermes library
  • Transformer2D: Numerical solution of electromagnetic field in working area of the transformer window (ETD Transformátory)
  • Overhead: Distribution of electric and magnetic field under high voltage line (EGU Bechovice)
Hobbies group of historical fencing Kargen, history, traveling, mountain climbing