Jiri Militky is University Professor at the Technical University of Liberec Czech Republic. His scientific activities are in the areas of textile physics, textile material engineering, nanocomposites, and statistical data treatment. He started to work in the field of the modeling of the kinetic processes in solid phase. In this field he published about 30 scientific papers. He was engaged in the State Textile Research Institute from 1973 to 1976. He realized research in the field of statistical data analysis and quality control here. On these themes, he published 4 books and about 100 scientific papers. From 1976 to 1989, he was engaged in the Research Institute of Textile Finishing in Dvůr Králové nad Labem. Here he worked in the field of textile dyeing, physics of the fibers, mathematical modeling in textile branch, and control of dyeing and drying processes. In collaboration with the University Pardubice, he is working in the field of chemometrics in analytical laboratories. The two volume monographs published in England was finished in 1994 and 1996. Since 1989, he is at the Technical University of Liberec. He obtained the Full University Professor degree in 1993. He is teaching at the Department of Textile Materials (textile fibers, textile testing, quality control, mathematical modeling) since 1989. In 1995 he was appointed Academician of the Ukraine Academy of Engineering Sciences. In 1996 he has obtained the title EUR ING. From 1991 to 1993, he was at the position of vice chancellor for foreign relations, and from 1994 till 2000 he was dean of the textile faculty. From 2001 till 2003, he was Vice Chancellor for science and foreign relations. Since 2004 till 2008, he was again Dean of the textile faculty. Currently he is Vice Dean for science and international collaboration. He is author of 16 books, about 120 scientific papers in journals, and more than 400 scientific contributions on the international conferences. He is organizer of the conferences Textile Science and Strutex.
Biography Updated on 4 December 2012