Jan Fořt

Ing. Jan Fořt, Ph.D.

Ing. Jan Fořt, Ph.D.




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Academic qualifications

2011 Master degree (Ing.), Faculty of Economics and Management, CULS in Prague, Field of study: Economics and Management, Master thesis: Strategy of Product Placement

2015 Doctoral degree (Ph.D.), Faculty of Civil Engineering, CTU Prague, Field of study: Physical and Materials Engineering, Ph.D. thesis: Experimental Analysis of Composites with Improved Thermal Storage Capability

Employment and practice

2017 - nyní Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Engineering and Chemistry, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague

2012 - 2017 Researcher, Department of Materials Engineering and Chemistry, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague

Research activity

Experimental and theoretical analysis of heat, moisture and chemical compounds transport in porous materials. Utilization of the waste and by-products in the framework of development of the new building materials. Implementation of the phase change materials into the structure of plasters. Experimental study of alkali-activated materials. Economic and environmental assessment of building materials.

Fořt, J., Mildner, M., Keppert, M., Abed M., Černý, R.
Potential of industrial waste as alternative alkaline activator for development of eco-efficient mortars  
Case Studies in Construction Materials. 2023, 18, e01716. ISSN 2214-5095.

Abed M.A., Alkurdi Z., Fořt, J., Černý, R., Solyom S.
Bond Behavior of FRP Bars in Lightweight SCC under Direct Pull-Out Conditions: Experimental and Numerical Investigation
Materials. 2022, 15(10), 3555. ISSN 1996-1944.

Fořt, J., Böhm, M., Medveď, I., Mildner, M., Černý, R.
Effects of Secondary Porosity on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of SAP-Containing Lime-Based Plasters
Polymers. 2022, 14(6), 1162. ISSN 2073-4360.

Kočí, V., Kočí, J., Fořt, J., Fiala, L., Šál, J., Hager I., Černý, R.
Utilization of Crushed Pavement Blocks in Concrete: Assessment of Functional Properties and Environmental Impacts
Materials. 2021, 14, 7361. ISSN 1996-1944.

Fořt, J., Kočí, J., Černý, R.
Environmental Efficiency Aspects of Basalt Fibers Reinforcement in Concrete Mixtures
Energies. 2021, 14, 7736. ISSN 1996-1073.

Fořt, J., Šál, J., Böhm, M., Morales-Conde M.J., Pedreño-Rojas M.A., Černý, R.
Microstructure Formation of Cement Mortars Modified by Superabsorbent Polymers
Polymers. 2021, 13, 3584. ISSN 2073-4360.

Abed M.A., Fořt, J., Naoulo A., Essa A.
Influence of polypropylene and steel fibers on the performance and crack repair of self-compacting concrete
Materials. 2021, 14(19), 5506. ISSN 1996-1944.

Fořt, J., Doleželová, M., Kočí, V., Černý, R.
Functional Properties of SAP-Based Humidity Control Plasters
Polymers. 2021, 13, 2279. ISSN 2073-4360.

Kočí, J., Fořt, J., Černý, R., Pokorný, J., Podolka L., Kraus M.
Characterization of Responsive Plasters for Passive Moisture and Temperature Control
Applied Sciences. 2020, 10, 9116. ISSN 2076-3417.

Fořt, J., Migas, P., Černý, R.
Effect of Absorptivity of Superabsorbent Polymers on Design of Cement Mortars
Materials. 2020, 13(23), 1-16., 5503. ISSN 1996-1944.

Fořt, J., Černý, R., Šál, J., Žák J.
Assessment of Wood-Based Fly Ash as Alternative Cement Replacement
SUSTAINABILITY. 2020, 12(22), 9580. ISSN 2071-1050.

Fořt, J., Doleželová, M., Keppert, M., Jerman, M., Záleská, M., Černý, R., Šál, J., Ševčík R., Stehel V.
Biomass fly ash as an alternative to coal fly ash in blended cements: Functional aspects
Construction and Building Materials. 2021, 271, 121544. ISSN 0950-0618.

Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Transition to circular economy in the construction industry: Environmental aspects of waste brick recycling scenarios
Waste Management. 2020, 118 510-520. ISSN 0956-053X.

Kobetičová, K., Fořt, J., Böhm, M., Nábělková J., Černý, R.
Verification of ecological safety of waste tires
WASTE FORUM. 2020, 15(2), 73-77. ISSN 1804-0195.

Kočí, J., Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Energy efficiency of latent heat storage systems in residential buildings: Coupled effects of wall assembly and climatic conditions
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2020, 132, 110097. ISSN 1364-0321.

Fořt, J., Kočí, J., Černý, R., Šál, J.
Energy Efficiency of Novel Interior Surface Layer with Improved Thermal Characteristics and Its Effect on Hygrothermal Performance of Contemporary Building Envelopes
Energies. 2020, 13(8), 2012. ISSN 1996-1073.

Fořt, J., Kočí, J., Černý, R., Pokorný, J.
Influence of superabsorbent polymers on moisture control in building interiors
Energies. 2020, 13(8), 2009. ISSN 1996-1073.

Kobetičová, K., Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Interactions of superabsorbent polymers based on acrylamide substances with microorganisms occurring in human dwellings
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 2020, 195, 110522. ISSN 0147-6513.

Kočí, V., Fořt, J., Maděra, J., Scheinherrová, L., Trník, A., Černý, R.
Correction of errors in DSC measurements using detailed modeling of thermal phenomena in calorimeter-sample system
IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement. 2020, 69(10), 8178-8186. ISSN 0018-9456.

Fiala, L., Konrád P., Fořt, J., Keppert, M., Černý, R.
Application of ceramic waste in brick blocks with enhanced acoustic properties
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2020, 261, 121185. ISSN 0959-6526.

Kočí, V., Petříková, M., Fořt, J., Fiala, L., Černý, R.
Preparation of self-heating alkali-activated materials using industrial waste products
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2020, 260, 121116. ISSN 0959-6526.

Pedreno-Rojas M.A., Fořt, J., Černý, R., Rubio-de-Hita P.
Life cycle assessment of natural and recycled gypsum production in the Spanish context
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2020, 253, 120056. ISSN 0959-6526.

Fořt, J., Vejmelková, E., Keppert, M., Rovnaníková, P., Bezdička P., Černý, R.
Alkaline activation of low-reactivity ceramics: Peculiarities induced by the precursors' dual character
Cement and Concrete Composites. 2020, 105, 103440. ISSN 0958-9465.

Fořt, J., Novotný R., Vejmelková, E., Trník, A., Rovnaníková, P., Keppert, M., Pommer, V., Černý, R.
Characterization of geopolymers prepared using powdered brick
Journal of Materials Research and Technology. 2019, 8(6), 6253-6261. ISSN 2238-7854.

Fořt, J., Černý, R., Novotný R., Trník, A.
Preparation and characterization of novel plaster with improved thermal energy storage performance
Energies. 2019, 12(17), 3318. ISSN 1996-1073.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Pavlíková, M., Zemanová, L., Pokorný, J., Trník, A., Čítek D., Černý, R.
Properties of high-performance fiber-reinforced concrete after thermal treatment at high temperatures
Materials and Technology. 2019, 53(4), 481-487. ISSN 1580-2949.

Fořt, J., Keppert, M., Černý, R.
Application of cellulose fiber reinforcement in lime plasters
Cement Wapno Beton. 2018, 6 433-+. ISSN 1425-8129.

Fořt, J., Trník, A., Pavlíková, M., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R.
Fabrication of Dodecanol/Diatomite Shape-Stabilized PCM and Its Utilization in Interior Plaster
International Journal of Thermophysics. 2018, 39(12), 137. ISSN 0195-928X.

Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R., Beran P.
Complex assessment of reconstruction works on an institutional building: A case study
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2018, 202 871-882. ISSN 0959-6526.

Fořt, J., Vejmelková, E., Koňáková, D., Alblová N., Čáchová M., Keppert, M., Rovnaníková, P., Černý, R.
Application of waste brick powder in alkali activated aluminosilicates: Functional and environmental aspects
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2018, 194 714-725. ISSN 0959-6526.

Záleská, M., Pavlík, Z., Pavlíková, M., Scheinherrová, L., Pokorný, J., Trník, A., Svora P., Fořt, J., Jankovský O., Suchorab, Z., Černý, R.
Biomass ash‑based mineral admixture prepared from municipal sewage sludge and its application in cement composites
Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 2018, 20(1), 159-171. ISSN 1618-954X.

Fořt, J., Vejmelková, E., Keppert, M., Černý, R.
Preparation of geopolymer mixes using by-products from brick factories
Cement Wapno Beton. 2017,(6), 457-+. ISSN 1425-8129.

Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Carbon footprint analysis of calcined gypsum production in the Czech Republic
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2018,(177), 795-802. ISSN 0959-6526.

Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Trník, A., Pavlíková, M., Černý, R.
Effect of the Mode and Dynamics of Thermal Procesess on DSC-Acquired Phase-Chnage Temperature and Latent Heat of Different Kinds of PCM
Materials and Technology. 2017, 51(6), 919-924. ISSN 1580-2949.

Fořt, J., Černý, R., Konvalinka P., Pavlík, Z., Beran P.
Acta Polytechnica. 2017, 57(3), 159-166. ISSN 1210-2709.

Keppert, M., Urbanová M., Brus J., Čáchová M., Fořt, J., Trník, A., Scheinherrová, L., Záleská, M., Černý, R.
Rational design of cement composites containing pozzolanic additions
Construction and Building Materials. 2017, 148 411-418. ISSN 0950-0618.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Pavlíková, M., Pokorný, J., Trník, A., Čítek D., Kolísko J., Černý, R.
Residuální vlastnosti vysokohodnotného vláknobetonu po vystavení vysokým teplotám
BETON-technologie, konstrukce, sanace. 2017, 17(2), 16-21. ISSN 1213-3116.

Keppert, M., Fořt, J., Trník, A., Koňáková, D., Vejmelková, E., Pokorný, J., Svora P., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R.
Behavior of Sandstones Under Heat Treatment
International Journal of Thermophysics. 2017, 38(4), 60. ISSN 0195-928X.

Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Pavlíková, M., Záleská, M., Trník, A., Jankovský O.
Preparation of Puzzolana Active Two Component Composite for Latent Heat Storage
Ceramics - Silikaty. 2016, 60(4), 291-298. ISSN 0862-5468.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Pavlíková, M., Pokorný, J., Trník, A., Černý, R.
Modified lime-cement plasters with enhanced thermal and hygric storage capacity for moderation of interior climate
Energy and Buildings. 2016, 126 113-127. ISSN 0378-7788.

Fořt, J., Trník, A., Scheinherrová, L., Pavlík, Z., Pavlíková, M., Černý, R.
Thermal Properties of Cement Based Composites with Municipal Solid Waste Incinerator Fly Ash Accessed by Two Different Transient Methods
Materials Science (Medžiagotyra). 2016, 22(1), 132-137. ISSN 1392-1320.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Záleská, M., Pavlíková, M., Trník, A., Medveď, I., Keppert, M., Koutsoukos P.G, Černý, R.
Energy-efficient thermal treatment of sewage sludge for its application in blended cements
Journal of Cleaner Production. 2016, 2016(112), 409-419. ISSN 0959-6526.

Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Ďurana K., Černý, R.
Effect of Sandstone Anisotropy on its Heat and Moisture Transport Properties
Materials Science (Medžiagotyra). 2015, 21(3), 455-459. ISSN 1392-1320.

Pavlík, Z., Jerman, M., Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Monitoring Thermal Performance of Hollow Bricks with Different Cavity Fillers in Difference Climate Conditions
International Journal of Thermophysics. 2015, 36(2-3), 557-568. ISSN 0195-928X.

Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Žumár J., Pavlíková, M., Černý, R.
Effect of temperature on water vapor transport properties
Journal of Building Physics. 2014, 38(2), 156-169. ISSN 1744-2591.

Fiala, L., Fořt, J., Kočí, V., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R.
Tepelně-vlhkostní chování pískovcového historického zdiva v různých klimatických podmínkách
Stavební obzor. 2014, 23(5-6), 100-104. ISSN 1805-2576.

Kočí, V., Maděra, J., Fořt, J., Žumár J., Pavlíková, M., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R.
Service Life Assessment of Historical Building Envelopes Constructed Using Different Types of Sandstone: A Computational Analysis Based on Experimental Input Data
The Scientific World Journal. 2014, 2014(1), 802509. ISSN 1537-744X.

Pavlík, Z., Keppert, M., Pavlíková, M., Žumár J., Fořt, J., Černý, R.
Mechanical, hygric, and durability properties of cement mortar with MSWI bottom ash as partial silica sand replacement
Cement Wapno Beton. 2014, 19(2), 67-+. ISSN 1425-8129.

Pavlík, Z., Čáchová M., Vejmelková, E., Korecký T., Fořt, J., Pavlíková, M., Černý, R.
Thermal Properties of Lime-Pozzolan Plasters for Application in Hollow Bricks Systems
World Academy of Science, engineering and Technology. 2013, 83(1), 224-228. ISSN 2010-376X.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Žumár J., Pavlíková, M., Medveď, I., Černý, R.
Sekundární vlivy na materiálové parametry charakterizující transport vodní páry stanovené miskovou metodou
Stavební obzor. 2013, 22(7), 178-182. ISSN 1805-2576.

Kočí, J., Maděra, J., Fořt, J., Pavlík, Z., Černý, R.
Určení součinitele vlhkostní vodivosti cementové malty pomocí genetického programování
Stavební obzor. 2013, 2013(7), 183-186. ISSN 1805-2576.

Pavlíková, M., Keppert, M., Fořt, J., Žumár J., Pavlík, Z.
Využití podroštového popílku ze spalování komunálního odpadu jako alternativního kameniva pro cementovou maltu
Stavební obzor. 2013, 22(3), 85-90. ISSN 1805-2576.

Pavlík, Z., Fořt, J., Žumár J., Pavlíková, M., Černý, R.
Secondary Effects on Water Vapor Transport Properties Measured by Cup Method
Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. 2013, 73(1), 1020-1025. ISSN 2010-376X.

Pavlík, Z., Keppert, M., Pavlíková, M., Fořt, J., Michalko O., Černý, R.
MSWI bottom ash as eco-aggregate in cement mortar design
WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment. 2012, IV(165), 127-138. ISSN 1743-3541.