on May 27 to 30, 2024 in Biskupský pivovar U sv. Štěpána in Litoměřice

Processes in Plasma and Ionized Media – Properties, Diagnostics and Applications


with the support of companies:



HVM Plasma


Pfeiffer Vacuum





Vakuum servis

You can register ▶ HERE

The Summer School of Vacuum Technology 2024 program is planned from the evening of Monday 5/27 to Thursday 5/30 at noon. The traditional company evening (Wednesday) will also be part of the school. This year’s SSVT will be held in English to enable the participation of foreign-speaking participants.

The theme of the school is focused on plasma and ionized environment and modern methods associated with it. These phenomena are used both in basic research and in a number of modern applications. Individual topics will be presented by renowned experts. The school is designed to provide comprehensive information even to those workers who are starting out in the field. Brief annotations of the lectures is available on the CVS website. A traditional company evening will also be part of SSVT 2024.

Programme of SSVT 2024

 Radek Plašil, Charles University, Prague, Elementary processes in plasma and modeling of chemical kinetics

Lenka Zajíčková, CEITEC VUT, Masaryk University Brno, Plasma-surface interactions and plasma-chemical technologies

Štefan Matejčík, Komensky University, Bratislava, The study of excitational and dissociative collisions of electrons with molecules using the electron-induced fluorescence method

Michal Fárník, J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry, Prague, Negative ions: free vs. solvated

Jan Benedikt, Kiel University, Kiel, Germany, Quadrupole mass spectrometry of reactive neutral species and ions in plasmas

Patrik Španěl, J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry, Prague, Ion-molecule reactions for trace gas analyses: selected ion flow tube mass spectrometry

Jiří Čapek, University of West Bohemia, Pilsen, Plasma utilization for deposition of thin films

Tomáš Kozák, University of West Bohemia, Pilsen, Plasma simulations and their applications to magnetron discharges

Anotations of lectures to download.


The summer school of vacuum technology takes place from May 27 to 30, 2024 in the Biskupský pivovar U sv. Štěpána in Litoměřice.

Accommodation of participants in double rooms and their meals are provided from dinner on 27.5. until lunch on 30.5. Please indicate all the required services in the electronic registration form. It is mandatory to register and deliver proof of payment by May 14, 2024. After this date, the organizers cannot guarantee the availability of accommodation in the guesthouse or in the nearby area. Send confirmation of payment by email to the address of the CVS secretariat , or by post or fax. If you cannot apply via the website, request a written application form from the secretariat.

The registration fee includes lodging, meals and accommodation. The entry fee is 1,800 CZK for individual members of the CVS and for employees of collective members of the CVS, 1,200 CZK for students – members of the CVS (confirmation of studies), 1,500 CZK for other students and 2,100 CZK for other participants. The registration fee also includes the abstract book. Each participant will be provided with accommodation (810 CZK/night) and meals (breakfast is included in the accommodation price, lunch 210 CZK, dinner 210 CZK) to the extent according to the completed application. The hotel also offers a vegetarian diet (mark the request on the application form).

Please pay the amount for the registration fee, accommodation and meals to the CVS account:

ČSOB, a.s., Václavské nám. 2, 115 20 Prague 1

account: 482836803/0300

Enter the variable symbol on the payment order: 0106. As a specific symbol, write your nine-digit phone number listed on the application.

If you are unable to apply via the website, please send the completed application form and proof of payment to Czech Vacuum Society secretary.

The deadline for applications is May 14, 2024 at 2 pm.

You can register ▶ HERE

Biskupský pivovar U sv. Štěpána, Litoměřice

Biskupský pivovar is located in the center of the historic town of Litoměřice, which lies at the foot of the Český středohoří mountains. There are a number of historical monuments in the city itself and its surroundings. The location of the city allows for walks and rides in nature along the banks of the Elbe and in the nearby mountains. The Biskupský pivovar offers quality local beer. Litoměřice is also located in the center of a well-known wine region. The brewery building has its own spacious parking lot under camera surveillance. More information can be found on the website .


Biskupský pivovar

Komenského 748/4

412 01 Litoměřice

GPS coordinates:

50.5374839N, 14.1270353E


Jaroslav Pavlík
František Krčma
Iva Jungwirthová
Stanislav Novák
Martin Papula  
Karel Mašek
Pavel Hedbávný
Martin Klápště
Hana Kacafírková
Jiří Drbohlav