prof. RNDr. Lubomír Lapčík, Ph.D

Tel: 58 563 4420, E-mail:, Room: 3.041 orcid

Research interests



International experience


Grants, projects

Journal´s editorial boards membership
  • Composite Part B: Engineering (Elsevier, UK)
  • Acta Avionica (TU Košice, SK)
  • Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science (Scientific Research Publishing, Inc., USA).
  • Journal of Polymer Materials (Prints Publications Pvt., Ltd. (India)

Supervized Ph.D. students



  1. Braniša J, Jomová K, Lapčík L, Porubská M: Testing of electron beam irradiated sheep wool for adsorption of Cr(III) and Co(II) of higher concentrations. Polym. Test., 99, 107191, 2021. (DOI)
  2. Kaszonyiová M, Rybnikář F, Lapčík L, Vilčáková J: The effect of long-term natural aging on the iPB-1 structure and the II – I phase transformation rate. Polym. Degrad. Stab., 183, 109437, 2021. (DOI)
  3. Lapčíková B, Lapčík L, Valenta T, Majar P, Ondroušková K: Effect of the rice flour particle size and variety type on water holding capacity and water diffusivity in aqueous dispersions. LWT, 142, 111082, 2021. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Bureček A, Hružík L: Effect of rapeseed oil on the rheological, mechanical and thermal properties of plastic lubricants. Mech Time-Depend Mater, 213 , 2020. (DOI)
  2. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Staněk M, Ovsík M, Murtaja Y: Study of the material engineering properties of high-density poly(ethylene)/perlite nanocomposite materials Nanotechnol. Rev., 9(1), 1491–1499, 2020. (DOI)
  3. Porubská M, Jomová K, Lapčík Ľ, Braniša J: Radiation-modified wool for adsorption of redox metals and potentially for nanoparticles. Nanotechnol. Rev., 9(I), 1017–1026, 2020. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Hui,David , Otyepková E, Greenwood RW, Waters KE, Vlček J : Materials characterization of advanced fillers for composites engineering applications. Nanotechnol. Rev., 8(1), 503-512, 2019. (DOI)
  2. Lapčíková B, Burešová I, Lapčík L, Dabash V, Valenta T: Impact of particle size on wheat dough and bread characteristics. Food Chem., 297, 124938, 2019. (DOI)
  3. Surynek M, Spanhel L, Lapčík L, Mrázek J: Tuning the photocatalytic properties of sol–gel-derived single, coupled, and alloyed ZnO–TiO2 nanoparticles. Res. Chem. Intermed., 45(8), 4193–4204, 2019. (DOI)
  4. Vlček J, Lapčík L, Havrdová M, Poláková K, Lapčíková B, Opletal T, Froning JP, Otyepka M: Flow induced HeLa cell detachment kinetics show that oxygen-containing functional groups in graphene oxide are potent cell adhesion enhancers. Nanoscale, 11, 3222-3228 , 2019. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Maňas D, Lapčíková B, Vašina M, Staněk M, Čépe K, Vlček J, Waters KE, Greenwood RW, Rowson NA: Effect of filler particle shape on plastic-elastic mechanical behavior of high density poly(ethylene)/mica and poly(ethylene)/wollastonite composites. Composites Part B, 141, 92–99, 2018. (DOI)
  2. Valenta T, Lapčíková B, Lapčík L: Determination of kinetic and thermodynamic parameters of food hydrocolloids/water interactions by means of thermal analysis and viscometry. Colloids Surf., A, 55, 270-279, 2018. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Maňas D, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Řezníček M, Zádrapa P: High density poly(ethylene)/CaCO3 hollow spheres composites for technical applications. Composites Part B, 113, 218–224, 2017. (DOI)
  2. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Plšková M, Gál R, Brychtová M: Application of a vibration damping technique in characterizing mechanical properties of chicken meat batters modified with amaranth. J Food Measurements Charact, 11(4), 1987–1994, 2017. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Otyepka M, Otyepková E, Lapčíková B, Gabriel R, Gavenda A, Prudilová B: Surface heterogeneity: Information from inverse gas chromatography and application to model pharmaceutical substances. Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci., 24, 64–71, 2016. (DOI)
  2. Lapčík L, Ruszala MJ, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Vlček J, Rowson NA, Grover LM, Greenwood RW: Hollow spheres as nanocomposite fillers for aerospace and automotive composite materials applications. Composites Part B, 106, 74–80, 2016. (DOI)
  3. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Valenta T: Study of bread staling by means of vibro-acoustic, tensile and thermal analysis techniques. J. Food. Eng., 178, 31–38, 2016. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Lapčíková B, Otyepková E, Otyepka M, Vlček J, Buňka F, Salek RN: Surface energy analysis (SEA) and rheology of powder milk dairy products. Food Chem., 174, 25-30, 2015. (DOI)
  2. Lapčík L, Vašina M, Lapčíková B, Otyepková E, Waters KE: Investigation of advanced mica powder nanocomposite filler materials: Surface energy analysis, powder rheology and sound absorption performance Composites Part B: Engineering, 77, 304-310, 2015. (DOI)


  1. Krásný I, Lapčík L, Lapčíková B, Greenwood RW, Šafářová K, Rowson NA: The effect of low temperature air plasma treatment on physico-chemical properties of kaolinite/polyethylene composites. Composites Part B, 59, 293-299, 2014. (DOI)
  2. Kupská I, Lapčík L, Lapčíková B, Žáková K, Juříková J: The viscometric behaviour of sodium hyaluronate in aqueous and KCl solutions. Colloids Surf., A, 454, 32-37, 2014. (DOI)
  3. Lapčík LJ, Lapčík L, Kubíček P, Lapčíková B, Zbořil R, Nevěčná T: Study of Penetration Kinetics of Sodium Hydroxide Aqueous Solution into Wood Samples. BioResources, 9(1), 881-893, 2014. (DOI)
  4. Lazar P, Otyepková E, Banáš P, Fargašová A, Šafářová K, Lapčík L, Pechoušek J, Zbořil R, Otyepka M: The nature of high surface energy sites in graphene and graphite. Carbon, 73, 448-453, 2014. (DOI)
  5. Vlček J, Lapčík L, Čech J, Lapčíková B: Impinging jet study of the deposition of colloidal particles on synthetic polymer (Zeonor). Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 78, 416-422, 2014. (DOI)


  1. Lapčík L, Otyepková E, Lapčíková B, Otyepka M: Surface energy analysis (SEA) study of hyaluronan powders. Colloids Surf., A, 436, 1170-1174, 2013. (DOI)