Prof. Ing. Jozef KIJAC, CSc.

Prof. Ing. Jozef KIJAC, CSc.

Technical University of Kosice, Kosice, Slovakia, EU

Is a professor in the Department of Ferrous Metallurgy and Foundry, Faculty of Metallurgy, Technical University of Kosice (Kosice, Slovakia, EU). He is a lecturer of issues from the areas of metallurgical processes with specialization in the production, treatment and the casting of the steel. He is a guarantor of a Metallurgy study section, a guarantor of the second level of the university specialization „Iron & Steelmaking“ and a guarantor for habilitation performance and establishing professors in the Metallurgy study section. Then, he is a member of Scientific convocation of Faculty of Metallurgy of Technical University of Kosice, a chairman and a member of a committee for professional exams of doctorate studies, study section Metallurgy, a chairman and a member of committee for state final examinations.

He organized and was a guarantor of direct cooperation with MISIS Moskva, AGH Cracow, MF Sisak, Politechnika Katowice or he had a function of responsible solver. He attended short interships at MISIS Moskva, AGH Cracow, TU Katowice and also at the particular plants of industrial practice in Slovakia, Czech republic and Russia.

He has been a responsible solver and a solver research tasks of state, resort and plant plan, as well as responsible solver of grant tasks. In cooperation at first with state companies then with private companies from Slovakia and abroad (Hungary, Poland), he´s designed and introduced many mold powders, tundish slags and refining mixtures  into the practice.

A co-guarantor and a co-chairperson of international scientific conference „Iron& Steelmaking“, a guarantor and a chairperson of preparation committee of international scientific conference „Metallurgical possibilities of increasing of steel parameters“, a guarantor of a „Day a new technique“ with the specialization at steel casting, a member of a preparation committee of international scientific conference „Zarzadzanie w przemysle, Konferencja Naukowo-Techniczna".

An author and co-author of 178 publications (monograph, textbooks, impact and other reviewed magazines, papers from conferences and seminars, etc.)