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doc. Ing. Stanislav Seitl, Ph.D.

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Researcher IDG-8592-2014
Positionhead - Special Issues of Fracture Mechanics and Materials‘ Fatigue (FRACTIGUE)

Personal information
  • 1993-1998 Master Studies Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • 1999-2003 Postgraduate Studies Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • Since 2003 IPM AS CR Institute of Physics of Materials AS ČR
  • 2010-2012 FME BUT External Lecturer, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Brno University of Technology
  • Since 2010 FCE BUT External Lecturer, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Brno University of Technology

Scientific interest
Fatigue of materials and lifetime estimation, Two-parameter fracture mechanics, Numerical modelling and calculations of fracture-mechanics parameters


Gruber K., Szymczyk-Ziołkowska P., Dziuba S., Duda S., Zielonka P., Seitl S., Lesiuk G.: Fatigue crack growth characterization of Inconel 718 after additive manufacturing by laser powder bed fusion and heat treatment. Int. J. Fatigue 166 (2023) 107287


Miarka P., Seitl S., Bílek V., Cifuentes Bulte H.: Assessment of fatigue resistance of concrete: S-N curves to the Paris law curves. Construction and Building Materials 341 (2022) 127811

Malíková (Šestáková) L., Miarka P., Doubek P., Seitl S.: Influence of the interphase between laser-cladded metal layer and steel substrate on the fatigue propagation of a short edge crack. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 59 (2022) 514-524

Blasón Gonzáles S., Werner T., Kruse J., Madia M., Miarka P., Seitl S., Benedetti M.: Determination of fatigue crack growth in the near-threshold regime using small-scale specimens. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 118 (2022) 103224


Klusák J., Horník V., Lesiuk G., Seitl S.: Comparison of high- and low-frequency fatigue properties of structural steels S355J0 and S355J2. Fatigue Fract. Eng. Mater. Struct. 44 (2021) 3202-3213

Juhászová T., Miarka P., Seitl S.: NON-TRADITIONAL GEOMETRY FOR WEDGE-SPLITTING TEST. Trans. VSB TU Ostrava Ser. 21 (2021) 1

Malíková (Šestáková) L., Doubek P., Miarka P., Seitl S.: Crack behaviour at the interface of a surface layer applied ona steel substrate by laser cladding. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 1209 (2021) 12049

Braet L., Juhászová T., Jindra D., Miarka P., Seitl S.: Finding the optimal stress state of a stainless-steel IPE profile for fatigue experiments. Procedia Struct. Integr. 33 (2021) 1065-1072

Lopez-Crespo C., Cruces A., Seitl S., Moreno B., Lopez Crespo P.: Estimation of the Plastic Zone in Fatigue via Micro-Indentation. Materials 14 (2021) 5885

Juhászová T., Malíková (Šestáková) L., Doubek P., Miarka P., Seitl S.: Fatigue behaviour of a short crack in a thin protective layer laser-cladded on a steel substrate. Trans. VSB TU Ostrava Ser. 21 (2021) 25-28

Seitl S., Andrade Lizarro J., Miarka P.: Mixed Mode I/II Fracture Resistance of Various Civil Engineering Materials by Selected Criteria. Procedia Struct. Integr. 33 (2021) 312-319

Jindra D., Kala Z., Kala J., Seitl S.: Experimental and Numerical simulation of a Three Point Bending Test of a Stainless Steel Beam. Transportation Research Procedia 55 (2021) 1114-1121


Malíková (Šestáková) L., Miarka P., Doubek P., Seitl S.: Influence of the bi-material interface on the crack propagation through a thin protective layer. Procedia Struct. Integr. 33 (2021) 605-612


Seitl S., Miarka P., Rozsypalová I., Pokorná K., Keršner Z., Katzer J., Zarzycki P.: Mechanical fracture properties of concrete with lunar aggregate simulant. MATEC Web Conf. 323 (2020) 01014

Seitl S., Miarka P., Bílek V.: Fatigue and fracture mechanical properties of selected concrete for subtle precast structural elements. MATEC Web Conf. 310 (2020) 33

Miarka P., Cruces A., Seitl S., Malíková (Šestáková) L., Lopez Crespo P.: Evaluation of the SIF and T-stress values of the Brazilian disc with a central notch by hybrid method . Int. J. Fatigue 135 (2020) 105562

Miarka P., Seitl S., Horňáková M., Lehner P., Konečný P., Sucharda O., Bílek V.: Influence of chlorides on the fracture toughness and fracture resistance under the mixed mode I/II of high-performance concrete . Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 110 (2020) 102812

Miarka P., Cruces A., Seitl S., Malíková (Šestáková) L., Lopez Crespo P.: Influence of the constraint effect on the fatigue crack growth rate in S355 J2 steel using digital image correlation. Fatigue Fract. Eng. Mater. Struct. 43 (2020) 1703-1718

Lehner P., Pařenica P., Krejsa M., Křivý V., Brožovský J., Seitl S., Kala Z.: The general procedure of numerical analysis related to a fatigue damage on the cyclically loaded construction. MATEC Web Conf. 310 (2020) 16

Miarka P., Pan L., Bílek V., Seitl S., Cifuentes Bulte H.: Influence of the chevron notch type on the values of fracture energy evaluated on alkali-activated concrete. Eng. Fract. Mech. 236 (2020) 107209

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


Seitl S., Miarka P., Růžička V., Malíková (Šestáková) L., Cruces A., Lopez Crespo P.: Approximation of the crack-tip field in fatigue cracks in bridge steel specimens: DIC analysis of different constraint levels. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 49 (2019) 97-106

Ríos J., Leiva C., Ariza M., Seitl S., Cifuentes Bulte H.: Analysis of the tensile fracture properties of ultra-high-strength fiber-reinforced concrete with different types of steel fibers by X-ray tomography. Mater. & Design 165 (2019) 107582

Miarka P., Seitl S., Bílek V.: Mixed-mode fracture analysis in high-performance concrete using a Brazilian disc test. Mater. Technol. 53 (2019) 233-238

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

Klusák J., Seitl S.: Very high cycle fatigue tests of high strength steels S355 J0 and S355 J2. Procedia Struct. Integr. 17 (2019) 576-581

Miarka P., Seitl S., De Corte W.: Notch tip displacements of the concrete Brazilian disc test with central notch analysed by the concrete damaged plasticity model. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 102 (2019) 122-150

Krejsa M., Koktan J., Janas P., Brožovský J., Seitl S., Kala Z., Krejsa V.: Parallelization in DOProC method and its using in probabilistic modelling of fatigue problems. AIP Conference Proceedings 2116 (2019) 120007

Seitl S., Růžička V., Miarka P., Sobek J.: ANALYSIS OF VARIOUS CHEVRON NOTCH TYPES AND ITS INFLUENCE ON THE LIGAMENT AREA. Trans. VSB TU Ostrava Ser. 19 (2019) 28-34

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

Ríos J., Cifuentes Bulte H., Leiva C., Seitl S.: Analysis of the mechanical and fracture behavior of heated ultra-high-performance fiber-reinforced concrete by X-ray computed tomography. Cement and Concrete Research 119 (2019) 77-88

Seitl S., Miarka P., Šimonová H., Frantík P., Keršner Z., Domski J., Katzer J.: Change of Fatigue and Mechanical Fracture Properties of a Cement Composite due to Partial Replacement of Aggregate by Red Ceramic Waste. PERIODICA POLYTECHNICA-CIVIL ENGINEERING 63 (2019) 152-159

Kala Z., Omishore A., Seitl S., Krejsa M., Kala J.: Identification of variation coefficient of equivalent stress range of steel girders with cracks. Int. J. Mechanics 13 (2019) 69-78


Seitl S., Miarka P., Merta I., Keršner Z.: Numerical Stress Analysis of the Biaxial Tension-Compression Wedge-Splitting Test in Vicinity of the Crack Tip. Key Eng. Mater. 784 (2018) 85-90

Miarka P., Seitl S., Bílek V.: Comparison of Fracture Resistance of the Normal and High Strength Concrete Evaluated by Brazilian Disc Test. Proceedings 2 (2018) 1-6

Krejsa M., Brožovský J., Lehner P., Seitl S., Kala Z.: Stochastic analysis for short edge cracks under selected loads. AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (2018) 150006-1-150006-4

Seitl S., Miarka P., Bílek V.: The Mixed-Mode Fracture Resistance of C 50/60 and its Suitability for Use in Precast Elements as Determined by the Brazilian Disc Test and Three-Point Bending Specimens. Theor. Appl. Fract. Mech. 97 (2018) 108-119

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

Seitl S., Miarka P., Kala Z.: Geometry functions for edge cracks in steel bridge under three- and four- point bending with various span. Trans. VSB TU Ostrava Ser. 18 (2018) 44-49

Seitl S., Miarka P., Klusák J., Fintová S., Kunz L.: Comparison of the Fatigue Crack Propagation Rates in S355 J0 and S355 J2 Steel Grades. Key Eng. Mater. 784 (2018) 91-96

Seitl S., Malíková (Šestáková) L., Růžička V., Moreno B., Lopez Crespo P.: Williams' expansion-based approximation of the displacement field in an Al 2024 compact tension specimen reconstructed from optical measurements. Fatigue Fract. Eng. Mater. Struct. 41 (2018) 2187-2196

Seitl S., Miarka P., Klusák J., Kala Z., Krejsa M., Blasón Gonzáles S., Canteli A.: Evaluation of fatigue properties of S355 J0 steel using ProFatigue and ProPagation software. Procedia Struct. Integr. 13 (2018) 1494-1501


Malíková (Šestáková) L., Seitl S.: Application of the Williams Expansion near a Bi-Material Interface. Key Engineering Materials 754 (2017) 206-209

De Corte W., Helincks P., Boel V., Klusák J., Seitl S., De Schutter G.: Generalised fracture mechanics approach to the interfacial failure analysis of a bonded steel-concrete joint. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 42 (2017) 147-160

Seitl S., Ríos J., Cifuentes Bulte H.: Comparison of fracture toughness values of normal and high strength concrete determined by three point bend and modified disk-shaped compact tension specimens. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 42 (2017) 67-76


Veselý V., Bedáň J., Sobek J., Seitl S.: Work of fracture due to compressive component of loading in wedge splitting test on quasi-brittle cementitious specimens. Key Eng. Mater. 627 (2015) 317-320

Seitl S., Merta I., Veselý V.: Wedge splitting test of foam concrete specimens: Calibration curves. Key Eng. Mater. 627 (2015) 281-284

Veselý V., Sobek J., Tesař D., Frantík P., Pail T., Seitl S.: Multi-parameter approximation of stress field in a cracked specimen using purpose-built Java applications. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 33 (2015) 120-133


Seitl S., Nieto B., Merta I.: Wedge splitting test method: Quantifi-cation of influence of blues marble plates by two-parameter fracture mechanics. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 30 (2014) 174-181

Seitl S., Klusák J., Fernández P., Canteli A.: Thermographic determination methodology: Application on fatigue limit of AL 2024 for R=-1. Key Eng. Mater. 577-578 (2014) 477-480

Seitl S., Bílek V., Keršner Z.: Comparison of Fatigue parameters of Alkali-Activated and ordinaly portland cement based concretes. Int. J. Res. Eng. Technol. 3 (2014) 203-208

Seitl S., Klusák J., Fernández P., Canteli A.: Evaluation of conventional Al 2024 fatigue limit in fatigue test using thermographic measurement: Effect of frequency. Adv. Mater. Res. 891-892 (2014) 1308-1313

Holušová T., Seitl S., Fernández-Canteli A.: Comparison of fracture energy values obtained from 3PB, WST and CT test configurations. Adv. Mater. Res. 969 (2014) 89-92

Seitl S., Bermejo R., Sobek J., Veselý V.: Two Parameter Description of Crack Tip Stress Fields for Wedge Splitting Test Specimen: Influence of Wedge Angle. Adv. Mater. Res. 969 (2014) 345-350

Fernández-Canteli A., Castanón L., Nieto B., Lozano M., Holušová T., Seitl S.: Determining fracture energy parameters of concrete from the modified compact tension test. Frattura ed Integrita Strutturale 30 (2014) 383-393


Ševčík M., Hutař P., Náhlík L., Seitl S.: The effect of constraint level on a crack path. Engineering Failure Analysis. Eng. Fail. Anal. 29 (2013) 83-92

Klusák J., Helincks P., Seitl S., De Corte W., Boel V., De Schutter G.: The influence of the epoxy interlayer on the assessment of failure conditions of push-out test specimens. Key Eng. Mater. 525-526 (2013) 61-64


Helincks P., De Corte W., Klusák J., Seitl S., Boel V., De Schutter G.: Failure conditions from push-out tests of a steel-concrete joint: experimental results. Key Eng. Mater. 488-489 (2012) 714-717

Řoutil L., Veselý V., Seitl S.: Fracture analysis of cube- and cylinder - shaped WST specimen made of cementitious composites with various characteristic length. Key Eng. Mater. 488-489 (2012) 533-536

Šimonová H., Keršner Z., Seitl S., Pryl D., Pukl R.: Correction of fatigue parameters of concrete using approximation of mechanical-Fracture parameters in time. Concrete 1 (2012) 57-59

Klusák J., Seitl S., De Corte W., Helincks P., Boel V., De Schutter G.: Failure conditions from push out tests of a steel-concrete joint: fracture mechanics approach. Key Eng. Mater. 488-489 (2012) 710-713

Veselý V., Šestáková L., Seitl S.: Influence of boundary conditions on Higher order terms of near-crack-tip stress field in a WST specimen. Key Eng. Mater. 488-489 (2012) 399-402


Pryl D., Pukl R., Seitl S., Keršner Z.: Poškozování betonu cyklickým tahovým zatížením - experiment a model/ Damage of concrete under cyclic tensile load - experiment and model. Beton 2 (2011) 48-51

Hutař P., Náhlík L., Ševčík M., Seitl S., Kruml T., Polák J.: Fatigue crack propagation rate in EUROFER 97 estimated using small specimens. Key Eng. Mater. 452-453 (2011) 325-328

Seitl S., Fernández-Zúniga D., Fernández-Canteli A.: Using a tensor model for analyzing some aspects of mode-II loading. Appl. Comput. Mech. 5 (2011) 55-66

Kruml T., Hutař P., Náhlík L., Seitl S., Polák J.: Fatigue cracks in Eurofer 97 steel: Part II. Comparison of small and long fatigue crack growth. J. Nucl. Mater. 412 (2011) 7-12

Seitl S., Klusák J., Veselý V., Řoutil L.: Wedge-Splitting Test - Determination of Minimal Starting Notch Length for Various Cement Based Composites Part II: Crack and Notch Fracture Mechanics Approaches. Key Eng. Mater. 452-453 (2011) 81-84

Seitl S., Veselý V., Řoutil L.: Two-parameter fracture mechanical analysis of a near-crack-tip stress field in wedge splitting test specimens. Computers & Structures 89 (2011) 1852-1858

Veselý V., Řoutil L., Seitl S.: Wedge-Splitting Test - Determination of Minimal Starting Notch Length for Various Cement Based Composites. Part I: Cohesive Crack Modelling. Key Eng. Mater. 452-453 (2011) 77-80

Number of ProjectName
8J22AT008 Mechanical fracture quantification of role of hemp fibres on self-healing processes in selected composites (KvaRK)
21-14886S Influence of material properties of high strength steels on durability of engineering structures and bridges
21-08772S Influence of Self-Healing effects on structural fatigue life extension of structures made from high performance concrete (InShe)
20-00761S Influence of material properties of stainless steels on reliability of bridge structures
CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/15_019/0004505 Complex design of girders from advanced concretes
17-01589S Advanced computational and probabilistic modelling of steel structures taking account fatigue damage
7AMB1-4AT012 Development of new testing configurations for determination of relevant values of fracture characteristics of cementitious composites (DeTeCon)
M100411204 Utilization of termographic techniques and advance probabilistic method for the efficient estimation of Wöhler curve parameters
P105/11/0466 Energetic and stress state aspects of quasi-brittle fracture – consequences for determination of fracture-mechanical parameters of silicate composites
P104/11/0833 Response of cement based composites to fatigue loading: advanced numerical modeling and testing
M100410901 Fracture mechanics description of three dimensional structures: numerical analysis and physical consequences of constraint
KJB200410901 Fracture of silicate based composites studied on core drilled specimens – numerical-modeling background for advanced fracture parameters determination
101/08/1623 Innovative techniques for assessment of residual life of bodies with fatigue
103/08/0963 Basic fatigue characteristic and fracture of advanced building materials
101/04/P001 The influence of constraint on threshold values of the stress intensity factor