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Ing. Pavel Pokorný, Ph.D.

Room108
Phone number+420 532 290 362
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Researcher IDK-4764-2012
Positionresearcher - High Cycle Fatigue Group

Personal information
  • 2003-2007 Secondary education
    Technical School of Mechanical Engineering in Olomouc
  • 2007-2010 Bachelor Studies
    Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical engineering
  • 2010-2012 Master Studies
    Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Solid Mechanics, Mechatronics and Biomechanics
  • 2012-2016 Postgraduate Studies
    Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Solid Mechanics, Mechatronics and Biomechanics
  • 02/2014-03/2014 1 month internship
    Politecnico di Milano – Italy, fatigue experiments of railway axles, evaluation of mechanical properties after shot-peening procedure
  • 08/2017-08/2017 1 month internship
    University of Hertfordshire – Great Britain, creation of empirical model for evaluation of threshold values from middle crack growth rates data of fatigue cracks

  • Scientific interest
    Fatigue of materials and lifetime estimation of railway axles.


    2022

    Jambor M., Pokorný P., Trško L., Oplt T., Jacková M., Hutař P.: Microstructure and the fatigue crack propagation in the dissimilar low alloy/stainless steel GMAW welded joints. Mater. Character. 191 (2022) 112119

    Dlhý P., Poduška J., Pokorný P., Jambor M., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Residual stress determination by the layer removal and X-ray diffraction measurement correction method. MethodsX 9 (2022) 101768

    Dlhý P., Poduška J., Pokorný P., Jambor M., Náhlík L., Kajánek D., Fajkoš R., Hutař P.: Estimation of residual stress distribution in railway axles. Eng. Fail. Anal. 135 (2022) 106142



    2021

    Madia M., Vojtek T., Duarte L., Zerbst U., Pokorný P., Jambor M., Hutař P.: Determination of fatigue crack propagation thresholds for steel in presence of environmental effects. Int. J. Fatigue 153 (2021) 106449

    Jambor M., Vojtek T., Pokorný P., Šmíd M.: Effect of Solution Annealing on Fatigue Crack Propagation in the AISI 304L TRIP Steel. Materials 14 (2021) 1331

    Pokorný P., Vojtek T., Jambor M., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Effect of Underload Cycles on Oxide-Induced Crack Closure Development in Cr-Mo Low-Alloy Steel. Materials 14 (2021) 2530



    2020

    Vojtek T., Pokorný P., Oplt T., Jambor M., Náhlík L., Herrero D., Hutař P.: Classically determined effective deltaK fails to quantify crack growth rates. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 108 (2020) 102608

    Fintová S., Pokorný P., Fajkoš R., Hutař P.: EA4T railway axle steel fatigue behavior under very high-frequency fatigue loading. Eng. Fail. Anal. 115 (2020) 104668

    Šebestová H., Horník P., Mrňa L., Jambor M., Horník V., Pokorný P., Hutař P., Ambrož O., Doležal P.: Fatigue properties of laser and hybrid laser-TIG welds of thermo-mechanically rolled steels. Mater. Sci. Eng. A 772 (2020) 138780

    Pokorný P., Dlhý P., Poduška J., Fajkoš R., Vojtek T., Náhlík L., Grasso M., Hutař P.: Influence of heat treatment-induced residual stress on residual fatigue life of railway axles. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 109 (2020) 102732

    Seitl S., Pokorný P., Miarka P., Klusák J., Kala Z., Kunz L.: Comparison of fatigue crack propagation behaviour in two steel grades S235, S355 and a steel from old crane way. MATEC Web Conf. 310 (2020) 34



    2019

    Seitl S., Miarka P., Pokorný P., Klusák J.: Influence of corrosion on fatigue behaviour of old crane runway steel. J. Strain Anal. for Engin. Design 54 (2019) 416-423

    Vojtek T., Pokorný P., Kuběna I., Náhlík L., Fajkoš R., Hutař P.: Quantitative dependence of oxide-induced crack closure on air humidity for railway axle steel. Int. J. Fatigue 123 (2019) 213-224

    Kunz L., Pokorný P., Konečná R., Nicoletto G.: Propagation of long fatigue cracks in Ti6Al4V alloy produced by direct metal laser sintering. Procedia Struct. Integr. 17 (2019) 222-229

    Seitl S., Miarka P., Pokorný P., Fintová S., Kunz L.: COMPARISON OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF OLD STEEL FROM TRUSS CRANE RUNWAY WITH S235 AND S355 GRADES. Trans. VSB TU Ostrava Ser. 19 (2019) 56-60

    Oplt T., Šebík M., Berto F., Náhlík L., Pokorný P., Hutař P.: Strategy of plasticity induced crack closure numerical evaluation. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 102 (2019) 59-69

    Dlhý P., Poduška J., Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Fajkoš R., Hutař P.: Methodology for estimation of residual stresses in hardened railway axle. Procedia Struct. Integr. 23 (2019) 185-190

    Vojtek T., Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Herrero D., Hutař P.: Crack Closure in the Near-threshold Region in Metallic Materials. Procedia Struct. Integr. 23 (2019) 481-486

    Oplt T., Hutař P., Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Berto F.: Numerical evaluation of plasticity induced crack closure in 3D structures. Procedia Struct. Integr. 23 (2019) 101-106

    Oplt T., Hutař P., Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Chlup Z., Berto F.: Effect of the free surface on the fatigue crack front curvature at high stress asymmetry. Int. J. Fatigue 118 (2019) 249-261



    2018

    Seitl S., Miarka P., Pokorný P., Fintová S., Klusák J.: Influence of Micro-Structure on the Fatigue Crack Propagation in Bridge Steel. Proceedings 2 (2018) 1-6



    2017

    Pokorný P., Vojtek T., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Crack closure in near-threshold fatigue crack propagation in railway axle steel EA4T. Eng. Fract. Mech. 185 (2017) 2-19

    Hutař P., Pokorný P., Poduška J., Fajkoš R., Náhlík L.: Effect of residual stresses on the fatigue lifetime of railway axle. Procedia Struct. Integr. 4 (2017) 42-47

    Pokorný P., Hutař P., Náhlík L.: Influence of Extension of Load Spectrum on Estimation of Residual Fatigue Lifetime of Railway Axle. Solid State Phenom. 258 (2017) 607-610

    Konečná R., Kunz L., Pokorný P., Nicoletto G.: Fatigue Crack Growth and Threshold Behavior of DMLS Ti6Al4V. Solid State Phenom. 267 (2017) 157-161

    Náhlík L., Pokorný P., Ševčík M., Fajkoš R., Matušek P., Hutař P.: Fatigue lifetime estimation of railway axles. Eng. Fail. Anal. 73 (2017) 139-157



    2016

    Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Influence of variable stress ratio during train operation on residual fatigue lifetime of railway axles. Procedia Struct. Integr. 2 (2016) 3585-3592

    Štegnerová K., Náhlík L., Hutař P., Pokorný P., Majer Z.: Influence of Residual Stresses and Particle Properties on Mechanical Response of The Material in Particulate Ceramic Composites. Key Eng. Mater. 713 (2016) 212-215

    Pokorný P., Hutař P., Náhlík L.: Residual fatigue lifetime estimation of railway axles for various loading spectra. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 82 (2016) 25-32

    Náhlík L., Pokorný P., Ševčík M., Hutař P.: Influence of Initial Inclined Surface Crack on Estimated Residual Fatigue Lifetime of Railway Axle. J. Multiscale Model. 7 (2016) 1640007



    2015

    Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Influence of Threshold Values on Residual Fatigue Lifetime of Railway Axles under Variable Amplitude Loading. Procedia Eng. 101 (2015) 380-385



    2014

    Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Comparison of different load spectra onresidual fatigue lifetime of railway axle. Procedia Eng. 74 (2014) 313-316

    Náhlík L., Pokorný P., Hutař P., Matušek P.: Fatigue crack propagation in steels for railway axles. Key Eng. Mater. 592-593 (2014) 254-257

    Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Hutař P.: Influence of Different Crack Propagation Rate Descriptions on the Residual Fatigue Lifetime of Railway Axles. Key Eng. Mater. 627 (2014) 469-472

    Pokorný P., Náhlík L., Ševčík M., Hutař P.: Effects of variable loading on residual fatigue life of the railway wheelset. Key Eng. Mater. 577-578 (2014) 121-124

    Náhlík L., Pokorný P., Hutař P.: Influence of crack retardation on fatigue crack propagation in steels for railway axles. Adv. Mater. Res. 891-892 (2014) 351-356