Samostatný vedecký pracovník
Department: Department of Special Laboratories
Section: Division of Geology
Workplace: Seat of SGIDŠ – Bratislava
Phone: 02/59375376
Email: jan.bilohuscin@geology.sk
 
Overall

In 2017 was awarded Nuclear chemistry Doctorate at Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava. During scientific career focused on separation, determination and analysis of radioactive and stable isotopes.

Currently works at State Geological Institute of Dionýz Štúr in Bratislava, and is allocated on projects aimed at geochemical analysis of water samples, participating by processing analysis of stable isotopes in Isotope Geology Laboratory at the Department of Special Laboratories.

 

History

  • 2008 – 2011: Bachelor study (Bc., ISCED level 6). Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, biochemistry/nuclear chemistry.
  • 2011 – 2013: Master study (MSc., graduated with honours, ISCED level 7). Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, nuclear chemistry

Master´s thesis: Determination of plutonium and strontium in urine by molecular recognition sorbents

  • 2013 – 2017: Doctoral study (PhD., ISCED level 8). Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava, nuclear chemistry

Dissertation thesis: Sequential determination of important ecotoxic radionuclides in radioactive waste samples

  • 2016 – present: Researcher, Department of Special Laboratories, State Geological Institute of Dionýz Štúr in Bratislava

Current projects

  • 01 17: Monitorovanie chemického stavu a hodnotenie kvality podzemných vôd SR
  • 11 16: GeoPLASMA – CE
  • 05 18: Hydrogeologický prieskum deficitných oblastí Slovenskej republiky – I. časť
  • 09 16: Geotermálny vrt GTP-1 Piešťany
  • 10 12: Monitorovanie environmentálnych záťaží na vybraných lokalitách Slovenskej republiky
  • 13 16: Zabezpečenie monitorovania environmentálnych záťaží Slovenska

Scientific focus

  • Isotope geology

 Competencies

  • Stable isotopes analysis in natural samples
  • Calibration and maintenance of devices, methodology development, control of operation

Professional associations

  • Slovak Nuclear Society (2011 – present)
  • Slovak Chemical Society (2014 – present)

Internships

  • October 2015 – February 2016: Nuclear power plant Jaslovské Bohunice V2, Department of safety measurements and spectrometry
  • Február 2015 – September 2015: Government Office of the Slovak republic, Department of Norway Grants and EEA Grants

Awards

  • Slovak Nuclear Society prize for the best Master´s thesis in the field (2013)
  • Awarded CU Grant for young scientists (2014)

List of 5 most important publications

Dulanská, S., Remenec, B., Bilohuščin, J., Mátel, Ľ., Bujdoš, M. 2017: Development of 126Sn separation method by means of anion exchange resin and gamma spectroscopy. Applied Radiation and Isotopes. 123:128-132

Dulanská, S., Bilohuščin, J., Remenec, B., Mátel, Ľ., Silliková V. 2016: Sequential determination of 93Zr, 94Nb, 99Tc and 126Sn in radioactive waste using anion exchange resin TEVA® resin. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 309:685–689

Dulanská, S., Bilohuščin, J., Remenec, B., Mátel, Ľ., Darážová Ľ. 2015: Determination of 126Sn in radioactive waste using TEVA® resin and gamma spectrometry. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 304:1093-1097

Dulanská, S., Bilohuščin, J., Remenec, B., Galanda D., Mátel, Ľ. 2015: Determination of 239Pu, 241Am, 90Sr in urine using pre-filter material and combined sorbents AnaLig®Pu-02, AnaLig®Sr-01, DGA® Resin Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 304:127-132

Dulanská, S., Bilohuščin, J., Remenec, B., Labaška, M., Horváthová, B., Mátel, A. 2013: Rapid determination of 239Pu in urine samples using molecular recognition technology product AnaLig®Pu-02 gel. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. 298:439-442