prof. Ing. Jan Banout, Ph.D.


I am specialist in implementation of Appropriate Technologies in urban, peri-urban and rural areas of tropics and/or developing countries. My research activities are focused on postharvest technologies, food preparation and processing. My interest is to develop technologies based on renewable energy resources where the most important one is solar energy. I have lecture, training and extension experience in sustainable development and agriculture engineering in developing countries.

Since 2011 I am head of the Department of Sustainable Technology, since 2012 I am a director of Institute of Tropics and Subtropics, CULS Prague.

As author or co-author I have published 9 peer-reviewed original research papers in impact factor journals, 7 other peer-reviewed research papers, 4 chapters within 2 edited books, 27 conference contributions and 4 other professional and popular publications.


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