Web Access Research Portal

Researcher: Smejkal, P (Dr Petr Smejkal)

Fields of Research

Separation science
Microtechnology
Analytical chemistry
Analytical spectrometry
Instrumental methods (excl. immunological and bioassay methods)
Other chemical sciences
Flow analysis
Sensor technology (incl. chemical aspects)
Surface water quality processes and contaminated sediment assessment
Pollution and contamination

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
National security
Measurement and assessment of freshwater quality (incl. physical and chemical conditions of water)
Coastal and estuarine systems and management
Expanding knowledge in the mathematical sciences
Scientific instruments
Ground water quantification, allocation and impact of depletion
Other environmental management
Terrestrial systems and management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Analytical isotachophoresis of lactate in human serum using dry film photoresist microfluidic chips compatible with a commercially available field-deployable instrument platform; Analytica Chimica Acta
Comparing microfluidic performance of three-dimensional (3D) printing platforms; Analytical Chemistry
Cost-effective three-dimensional printing of visibly transparent microchips within minutes; Analytical Chemistry
Exploring chip-capillary electrophoresis-laser-induced fluorescence field-deployable platform flexibility: separations of fluorescent dyes by chip-based non-aqueous capillary electrophoresis; Journal of Chromatography A
In silico screening of two-dimensional separation selectivity for ion chromatography capillary electrophoresis separation of low molecular-mass organic acids; Analytical Chemistry
Isotachophoresis on a chip with indirect fluorescence detection as a field deployable system for analysis of carboxylic acids; Electrophoresis
Microfluidic isotachophoresis: a review; Electrophoresis
Microfluidics: Which type of 3D printer?; 20th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences
Miniaturization and Microfluidics; Liquid Chromatography: Fundamentals and Instrumentation
Novel instrument for automated pKa determination by internal standard capillary electrophoresis; Analytical Chemistry
One-step fabrication of a microfluidic device with an integrated membrane and embedded reagents by multimaterial 3D printing; Analytical Chemistry
Recent trends in capillary and micro-chip electrophoretic instrumentation for field-analysis; Trends in Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Separation of carboxylic acids in human serum by isotachophoresis using a commercial field-deployable analytical platform combined with in-house glass microfluidic chips; Analytica Chimica Acta
The potential of Agilent Bioanalyzer 2100 for new bioanalytical applications; 28th International Symposium on MicroScale Bioseparations and Analyses
Three-dimensional printing of abrasive, hard, and thermally conductive synthetic microdiamond-polymer composite using low-cost fused deposition modeling printer; ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Research Projects

Inexpensive in situ chemical analyzer for environmental monitoring: high resolution mapping Nox and pH distribution in surface water; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
GreyScan Prototype Development Support
Support on commercialisation of GreyScan
Water monitoring systems for deployment at the Copping Waste Site

Research Candidate Supervision