Sebastjan Huš - Polymer Technology College

Curriculum vitae
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Sebastjan Huš
Latkova vas 74, 3312 Prebold (Slovenia)
00386 40 773 389
[email protected]
Sex Male | Date of birth 22/1/1986 | Nationality Slovenian
WORK EXPERIENCE
25/2/13–Present
Researcher / Assistant
Polymer Technology College
Ozare 19, 2380 Slovenj Gradec (Slovenia)
http://en.vstp.si
Pedagogical work: lab exercises for subjects Polymer chemistry, General chemistry and Materials
science.
Project work:
Development of bio-based and bio-degradable polymers and their characterization.
Specialized in preparation of poly(lactic acid) and natural fibres based bio-composites with enhanced
mechanical, thermal and tribological properties.
Proficient in polymer processing (extrusion, injection moulding) and polymer characterization using
different methods: universal testing machine, TGA, FT-IR spectroscopy, UV/Vis spectroscopy, DSC,
DMA, respirometer,..
Writing scientific publications and patents.
17/10/12–16/1/13
Assistant
Polymer Technology College
Pod Gradom 4, 2380 Slovenj Gradec (Slovenia)
http://en.vstp.si
Lab exercises for subject Polymer chemistry.
Since November 2012 elected in the scientific title Scientific co-worker at the Polymer Technology
College, Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia
1/1/12–30/4/12
Assistant
University of Maribor, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Smetanova ulica 17, 2000 Maribor (Slovenia)
Research in the field of porous polymers prepared with the polymerization of high internal phase
emulsions (HIPE).
From January 2012 till January 2015 elected in the scientific title Assistant at the University of Maribor,
Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Slovenia
19/4/10–31/3/12
Product development manager
Silco d.o.o.
Šentrupert 5a, 3303 Gomilsko (Slovenia)
http://www.silco-automotive.com
Development of new products for car-refinishing and car-cleaning. Organisation of production,
purchase planning, market research.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
1/10/10–Present
2/4/15
PhD student
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EQF level 8
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Curriculum vitae
Sebastjan Huš
University of Maribor, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Maribor (Slovenia)
Study programme: Chemistry and chemical engineering, option: Chemistry.
Subjects: Advanced organic chemistry, Modern methods in analytical chemistry, Polymer chemistry
and Application of electrochemical methods in analytical chemistry.
Synthesis of conductive styrene - divinylbenzene polyHIPEs; characterization by using scanning
electron microscope.
Synthesis of porous monoliths based on glycidyl methacrylate, methyl methacrylate and ethylene
glycol dimethacrylate with enhanced mechanical properties and tailored morphology. Additional
functionalization with different functional groups - removal of heavy metals and enzymatic reactions.
9/09–2/10
Erasmus exchange
University of Aveiro, Department of Chemistry, Aveiro (Portugal)
Experimental part of graduation thesis entitled Biorefinery: Valorisation of pulp and paper industry side
- products for bioplastic production.
Production of PHA from waste; characterization by using HPLC and UV/Vis Spectroscopy.
1/10/04–8/7/10
B.Sc. Chem. Eng.
EQF level 7
University of Maribor, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Smetanova ulica 17, 2000 Maribor (Slovenia)
Study programme: Chemical engineering, option: Biochemical engineering.
PERSONAL SKILLS
Mother tongue(s)
Slovenian
Other language(s)
UNDERSTANDING
SPEAKING
WRITING
Listening
Reading
Spoken interaction
Spoken production
English
C1
C1
C1
C1
C1
German
B2
B2
B1
B2
B2
Levels: A1 and A2: Basic user - B1 and B2: Independent user - C1 and C2: Proficient user
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Communication skills
Good communication skills acquired while collaborating with other researchers.
Team work: I have worked in various types of teams from research teams to playing drums in a band
for several years.
Intercultural skills: different conferences, Erasmus exchange.
Organisational / managerial skills
Job-related skills
Purchase planning, production planning, organisation of competition for students, assisting and
guiding undergraduate students in their research work.
Ability to perform interdisciplinary research work.
Academic skills in reading, writing, and computation.
Creative thinking and problem solving and a lot of patience.
Computer skills
2/4/15
Windows and Mac OS X- MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)- Spectrum, Pyris, Trapezium, STARe..
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Driving licence
Sebastjan Huš
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Publications
Personal bibliography for the period 2010-2015
ARTICLES AND OTHER COMPONENT PARTS
1.01 Original scientific article
1. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, KRAJNC, Peter. Microcellular open-porous polystyrene-based
composites from emulsions = Mikrocelični odprtoporozni polistirenski kompoziti iz emulzij. Materiali in
tehnologije, ISSN 1580-2949. [Tiskana izd.], 2014, let. 48, št. 3, str. 403-407, ilustr.
http://mit.imt.si/Revija/. [COBISS.SI-ID 17826326], [JCR, SNIP, WoS up to 4. 8. 2014: no. of citations
(TC): 0, without self-citations (CI): 0, weighted no. of citations (NC): 0, Scopus up to 3. 7. 2014: no. of
citations (TC): 0, pure citations (CI): 0, normalized no. of pure citations (NC): 0]
2. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KRAJNC, Peter. PolyHIPEs from methyl methacrylate : hierarchically structured
microcellular polymers with exceptional mechanical properties. Polymer, ISSN 0032-3861. [Print ed.],
Avg. 2014, vol. 55, iss. 17, str. 4420-4424, doi: 10.1016/j.polymer.2014.07.007. [COBISS.SI-ID
17975574], [JCR, SNIP, WoS up to 11. 2. 2015: no. of citations (TC): 2, without self-citations (CI): 1,
weighted no. of citations (NC): 0, Scopus up to 1. 10. 2014: no. of citations (TC): 1, pure citations (CI):
1, normalized no. of pure citations (NC): 0]
1.08 Published scientific conference contribution
3. HUŠ, Sebastjan, BOLKA, Silvester, KALIN, Mitjan, PULKO, Irena. Biocomposite for construction
parts with good tribological properties. V: 1st International Conference on Polymer Tribology, 11th 12th September 2014, Bled, Slovenia. Polytrib 2014 : proceeding. Ljubljana: Slovenian Society for
Tribology, 2014, datoteka Posters/5_HUS_Biocomposite for construction parts with good tribological
properties.pdf (4 f.), ilustr. [COBISS.SI-ID 13691931]
4. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, KRAJNC, Peter. Morphological features of microcellular
poly(methyl methacrylate) prepared by emulsion templating. V: 21st Young Investigatorsʼ Seminar on
Analytical Chemistry, June 25 - 28, 2014, Pardubice, Czech Republic. METELKA, Radovan (ur.).
YISAC 2014, (Chemické listy (Print), ISSN 0009-2770, vol. 108). Pardubice: University of Pardubice,
2014, let. 108, str. s160-s164, ilustr. [COBISS.SI-ID 18343190], [JCR, SNIP, WoS up to 10. 2. 2015:
no. of citations (TC): 0, without self-citations (CI): 0, weighted no. of citations (NC): 0]
5. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, PODGORNIK, Aleš, KRAJNC, Peter. GMA based polyHIPEs :
influence of polymerisation factors on morphology. V: Austrian - Slovenian Polymer Meeting - ASPM
2013, 3-5 April 2013, Bled, Slovenia. ŽIGON, Majda (ur.), RAJŠP, Teja (ur.). The proceedings of the
Austrian - Slovenian Polymer Meeting 2013. Ljubljana: Centre of Excellence PoliMaT, 2013, str. 141142, graf. prikazi. http://www.aspm.si/images/doc/The_Proceedings_of_the_AustrianSlovenian_Polymer_Meeting.pdf. [COBISS.SI-ID 16855318]
1.12 Published scientific conference contribution abstract
6. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, KRAJNC, Peter, PODGORNIK, Aleš. Influence of initiator on the
structure of poly(glycidyl methacrylate) monoliths. V: 21st Young Investigatorsʼ Seminar on Analytical
Chemistry June 25 - 28, 2014, Pardubice, Czech Republic. METELKA, Radovan (ur.). Book of
abstracts. Pardubice: University, 2014, str. 26. [COBISS.SI-ID 18149910]
7. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, PODGORNIK, Aleš, KRAJNC, Peter. Optimization of morphology
of highly porous methacrylate polyhipes. V: 20th Young Investigators' Seminar on Analytical Chemistry
- YISAC 2013, Maribor, June 26th - June 29th, 2013. BRODNJAK-VONČINA, Darinka (ur.), KOLAR,
Mitja (ur.). Book of abstracts. Maribor: Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 2013, str. 42.
[COBISS.SI-ID 17020182]
1.13 Published professional conference contribution abstract
8. HUŠ, Sebastjan, PULKO, Irena. Mehanske in termične lastnosti kompozitov polimlečne kisline in
celuloze. V: Slovenski kemijski dnevi 2014, Maribor, 11.-12. september 2014. KRAVANJA, Zdravko
(ur.), BOGATAJ, Miloš (ur.), NOVAK-PINTARIČ, Zorka (ur.). Zbornik povzetkov referatov s
posvetovanja. Maribor: Fakulteta za kemijo in kemijsko tehnologijo, 2014, str. 64. [COBISS.SI-ID
13879604]
MONOGRAPHS AND OTHER COMPLETED WORKS
2.11 Undergraduate thesis
9. HUŠ, Sebastjan. Biorefinery: Valorisation of pulp and paper industry side - products for bioplastic
production = Biorafinerija: Valorizacija stranskih produktov industrije celuloze in papirja za proizvodnjo
bioplastike : thesis. Maribor: [S. Huš], 2010. VIII, 52 f., graf. prikazi. http://dkum.uni-
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mb.si/Dokument.php?id=15981. [COBISS.SI-ID 14282262]
2.23 Patent application
10. HUŠ, Sebastjan, BOLKA, Silvester, PULKO, Irena. Postopek kompatibilizacije bio-polimerov
ojačanih z naravnimi polnili in kompatibilizirani bio-polimeri ojačani z naravnimi polnili: Slovenski
patent
11. HUŠ, Sebastjan, BOLKA, Silvester, PULKO, Irena. Kompozit na osnovi bio-polimerne matrice
polimlečne kisline (PLA) z dodatki elastomera na osnovi nafte, in odpadne papirne pulpe in njegova
uporaba: Slovenski patent
PERFORMED WORKS (EVENTS)
3.15 Unpublished conference contribution
12. HUŠ, Sebastjan, KOLAR, Mitja, PODGORNIK, Aleš, KRAJNC, Peter. Tuning the morphology of
glycidyl methacrylate polyHIPEs : lecture at Third International Symposium Frontiers polymer science
in association with the journal polymer, 21-23 May 2013, Sitges, Spain. Sitges, 2013. [COBISS.SI-ID
16953110]
UNCLASSIFIED
13. SUŠEC, Maja, HUŠ, Sebastjan, PULKO, Irena. Factory labs. Slovenj Gradec: Visoka šola za
tehnologijo polimerov, 2014. 55 str., ilustr. ISBN 978-961-6792-06-6. [COBISS.SI-ID 274121984]
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