doc. Mgr. Dominik Heger, Ph.D.

Office: bud. A8/218
Kamenice 753/5
625 00 Brno

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Curriculum vitae

Person Identification
  • Mgr. Dominik Heger, Ph. D.
    born in 1977 in Brno, Czechoslovakia
  • married
  • Czech nationality
  • Masaryk University, Faculty of Science
    Kamenice 5/A8, 625 00 Brno, Czech Republic
    phone: +420 54949 3322
Employment Position
  • assistant professor
Education and Academic Qualifications
  • 2002-2006 Faculty of Science Masaryk University Brno, organic chemistry, doctoral study
  • 1997-2002 Faculty of Science Masaryk University Brno, organic chemistry, master study
  • 1991-1997 High School Táborská 185, Brno
  • 1995-1996 Gateway Senior High School, 2629 Mosside Boulevard, Monroeville, PA 15146, USA
Employment Summary
  • 2009 - today assistant professor
  • 2007 - 2008 researcher, Masaryk University, Brno, NCBR
  • 2006 - 2007 postdoctoral fellow, Universität Basel, Switzerland
Pedagogical Activities
  • physical and general chemistry, seminar
  • techniques of chemical research, laboratory exercises
  • organic synthesis, laboratory
  • adviser of younger colleagues
Scientific and Research Activities
  • organic photochemistry, organic chemistry, photophysics, laser flash photolysis, pump-probe spectroscopy, photochemistry on ice
Academical Stays
  • 2006 - 2007 Universität Basel, Switzerland, 23 months
  • 2003 Universität Basel, Switzerland, 5 months
  • 2001 University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA, 2 months
  • 2001 Université Paris XI, Orsay, France, 3 months
  • 2006 Central European Conference of Photochemistry, Bad Hofgastein
  • 2004 XXth IUPAC Symposium on Photochemistry, Granada
  • 2003 Euregionale, Dresden
  • 2002 XIXth IUPAC Symposium on Photochemistry, Budapest
Appreciation of Science Community
  • 2005 Dean's award, Faculty of Science, MU Brno
Selected Publications
  • ONDRUŠKOVÁ, Gabriela, Ján KRAUSKO, Josef N. STERN, Astrid HAUPTMANN, Thomas LOERTING a Dominik HEGER. Distinct Speciation of Naphthalene Vapor Deposited on Ice Surfaces at 253 or 77 K: Formation of Submicrometer-Sized Crystals or an Amorphous Layer. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Washington D.C.: American Chemical Society, 2018, roč. 122, č. 22, s. 11945-11953. ISSN 1932-7447. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b03972. URL info
  • CHOI, Yejin, Ho-Il YOON, Changha LEE, Ľubica VETRÁKOVÁ, Dominik HEGER, Kitae KIM a Jungwon KIM. Activation of Periodate by Freezing for the Degradation of Aqueous Organic Pollutants. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, WASHINGTON: AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2018, roč. 52, č. 9, s. 5378-5385. ISSN 0013-936X. doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b00281. URL info
  • VETRÁKOVÁ, Ľubica, Vít LADÁNYI, Jamaludin AL ANSHORI, Pavel DVOŘÁK, Jakob WIRZ a Dominik HEGER. The absorption spectrum of cis-azobenzene. PHOTOCHEMICAL AND PHOTOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, CAMBRIDGE: ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY, 2017, roč. 16, č. 12, s. 1749-1756. ISSN 1474-905X. doi:10.1039/c7pp00314e. Odkaz na publikovaný článek na stránkách periodika. info
  • LADÁNYI, Vít, Pavel DVOŘÁK, Jamaludin AL ANSHORI, Ľubica VETRÁKOVÁ, Jakob WIRZ a Dominik HEGER. Azobenzene photoisomerization quantum yields in methanol redetermined. PHOTOCHEMICAL & PHOTOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, CAMBRIDGE: ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY, 2017, roč. 16, č. 12, s. 1757-1761. ISSN 1474-905X. doi:10.1039/c7pp00315c. Odkaz na publikovaný článek na stránkách periodika. info
  • YANG, Xin, Vilém NEDĚLA, Jiří RUNŠTUK, Gabriela ONDRUŠKOVÁ, Ján KRAUSKO, Ľubica VETRÁKOVÁ a Dominik HEGER. Evaporating brine from frost flowers with electron microscopy and implications for atmospheric chemistry and sea-salt aerosol formation. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, GOTTINGEN: COPERNICUS GESELLSCHAFT MBH, 2017, roč. 17, č. 10, s. 6291-6303. ISSN 1680-7316. doi:10.5194/acp-17-6291-2017. URL info
  • VETRÁKOVÁ, Ľubica, Vít VYKOUKAL a Dominik HEGER. Comparing the acidities of aqueous, frozen, and freeze-dried phosphate buffers: Is there a "pH memory" effect? International Journal of Pharmaceutics, AMSTERDAM: ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2017, roč. 530, 1-2, s. 316-325. ISSN 0378-5173. doi:10.1016/j.ijpharm.2017.08.005. URL info
  • JU, Jinjung, Jaesung KIM, Ľubica VETRÁKOVÁ, Jiwon SEO, Dominik HEGER, Changha LEE, Ho-Il YOON, Kitae KIM a Jungwon KIM. Accelerated redox reaction between chromate and phenolic pollutants during freezing. Journal of Hazardous Materials, Amsterdam: Elsevier Science BV., 2017, roč. 329, May, s. 330-338. ISSN 0304-3894. doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.01.031. URL info
  • STENSRUD, Kenneth F., Jihyun NOH, Karl KANDLER, Jakob WIRZ, Dominik HEGER a Richard GIVENS. Competing Pathways in the Photo-Favorskii Rearrangement and Release of Esters: Studies on Fluorinated p-Hydroxyphenacyl-Caged GABA and Glutamate Phototriggers. JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2009, roč. 74, č. 15, s. 5219-5227. ISSN 0022-3263. info
  • STENSRUD, Kenneth F., Dominik HEGER, Peter ŠEBEJ, Jakob WIRZ a Richard S. GIVENS. Fluorinated photoremovable protecting groups: the influence of fluoro substituents on the photo-Favorskii rearrangement. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences, Cambridge, UK: Royal Society of Chemistry, 2008, roč. 7, č. 5, s. 614 - 624. ISSN 1474-905X. URL info
  • GIVENS, Richard, Dominik HEGER, Bruno HELLRUNG, Yavor KAMDZHILOV, Marek MAC, Peter CONRAD, Elizabeth COPE, Jong LEE, Julio MATA-SEGREDA, Richard SCHOWEN a Jakob WIRZ. The Photo-Favorskii Reaction of p-Hydroxyphenacyl Compounds Is Initiated by Water-Assisted, Adiabatic Extrusion of a Triplet Biradical. J. Am. Chem. Soc., Washington: American Chemical Society, 2008, roč. 130/2008, č. 11, s. 3307-3309. ISSN 0002-7863. info
  • HEGER, Dominik a Petr KLÁN. Interactions of organic molecules at grain boundaries in ice: A solvatochromic analysis. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science, 2007, roč. 187, 2-3, s. 275-284. ISSN 1010-6030. info
  • BORN, R., W. FISCHER, Dominik HEGER, B. TOKARCZYK a Jakob WIRZ. Photochromism of phenoxynaphthacenequinones: diabatic or adiabatic phenyl group transfer? PHOTOCHEMICAL & PHOTOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 2007, roč. 6/2007, č. 5, s. 552-559. ISSN 1474-905X. info
  • HEGER, Dominik, Jana KLÁNOVÁ a Petr KLÁN. Enhanced Protonation of Cresol Red in Acidic Aqueous Solutions Caused by Freezing. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, USA: The American Chemical Society, 2006, roč. 110, č. 3, s. 1277-1287. ISSN 1089-5639. info
  • PLÍŠTIL, Lukáš, Tomáš ŠOLOMEK, Jakob WIRZ, Dominik HEGER a Petr KLÁN. Photochemistry of 2-Alkoxymethyl-5-methylphenacyl Chloride and Benzoate. Journal of Organic Chemistry, Columbus, OH, USA: the American Chemical Society, 2006, roč. 71, č. 21, s. 8050-8058. ISSN 0022-3263. info
  • ZABADAL, Miroslav, Petr KLÁN, Dominik HEGER a Zdeněk KŘÍŽ. Intramolecular Triplet-Triplet Energy Transfer in Short Flexible Bichromophoric Amino Acids, Dipeptides and Carboxylic Acid Diester. Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun., Praha, 2004, roč. 69, č. 4, s. 776-796. ISSN 0010-0765. info
  • KLÁN, Petr, Miroslav ZABADAL a Dominik HEGER. 2,5-Dimethylphenacyl as a New Photoreleasable Protecting Group for Carboxylic Acids. Organic Letters, Washington D.C., USA: American Chemical Society, 2000, roč. 2, č. 11, s. 1569-1571. ISSN 1523-7060. info