Back to the list of articles


Jirák Zdeněk

RNDr., CSc.
Born March 28, 1945 in Hradec Králové

  • Magnetism in solid state physics, neutron diffraction
  • Member of Learned Society since 2003

Educational and professional preparation:

  • 1963, graduate, academic secondary school, Hradec Králové;
  • 1963-1968, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University;
  • 1973, CSc. Institute of Solid State Physics, CSAS;
  • 1974, RNDr., FMP CU

Employment and academic positions:

  • 1969-1973, doctoral studies, Institute of Solid State Physics CSAS;
  • 1974-present, research scientist, Institute of Physics, AS CR (successor to Institute of Solid State Physics)

Membership and positions in international organizations and societies:

  • Member, Committee for Coordination, Cooperation of Czech Republic with Joint Institute of Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia

Selected publications:

  • Z. Jirák, S. Krupička, Z. Šimša, M. Dlouhá, S. Vratislav: Neutron diffraction study of Pr1-xCaxMnO3 perovskites. J. Magn. and Magn. Mater. 53, 153-166 (1985)
  • Z. Jirák, F. Damay, M. Hervieu, C. Martin, B. Raveau: Magnetism and charge ordering in Pr0.5CaxSr0.5-xMnO3 (x = 0.09 and 0.5). Phys. Rev. B61, 1181-1188 (2000)
  • Z. Jirák, J. Hejtmánek, K. Knížek, M. Maryško, E. Pollert, M. Dlouha, S. Vratislav, R. Kuzel, M. Hervieu: Structure and magnetism in Pr1-xNaxMnO3 perovskites
    (0 < x < 0.2). J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 250, 275-287 (2002)
  • Z. Jirák: The representation analysis of cooperative Jahn-Teller ordering. Phys. Rev. B35, 5437-5445 (1987)
  • Z. Jirák: A group-theoretical approach to the orbital ordering in crystals with Eg and T2g ions. Phys. Rev. B 46, 8725-8732 (1992)
  • Z. Jirák, S. Vratislav, V. Bosácek: A neutron diffraction study of H,Na-Y zeolites. J. Phys. Chem. Solids 41, 1089-1095 (1980)
  • A. I. Beskrovnyi, M. Dlouhá, Z. Jirák, S. Vratislav, E. Pollert: Neutron diffraction study of the modulated structure of Bi2(Sr,Ca)3Cu2O8+g. Physica C 166, 79-86 (1990)
  • M. M. Savosta, P. Novák, Z. Jirák, J. Hejtmánek, M. Maryško: Temperature Dependence of 55Mn NMR in Pr0.7Ca0.15Sr0.15MnO3 and Pr0.7Ba0.3MnO3 Ferromagnetic Manganites. Phys. Rev. Letters 79, 4278-4281 (1997)
  • M. M. Savosta, P. Novák, Z. Jirák: Charge density wave in La0.84Sr0.16MnO3 revealed by 55Mn NMR. Phys. Rev. B 67, 100411 (2003)
  • Z. Jirák, J. Hejtmánek, K. Knížek, M. Maryško, C. Martin, A. Maignan, M. Hervieu: The magnetoresistive behavior of Cr-doped manganites Pr0.44Sr0.56MnO3. J. Appl. Phys. 93, 8083-8085 (2003)