Publications and projects

IF papers

  1. KOUTECKÝ, T.; PALOUŠEK, D.; BRANDEJS, J. Sensor planning system for fringe projection scanning of sheet metal parts. MEASUREMENT, Journal of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO), 2016, vol. 94, no. December 2016, p. 60-70. ISSN: 0263-2241.
  2. ZATOČILOVÁ, A.; PALOUŠEK, D.; BRANDEJS, J. Image- based measurement of the dimensions and of the axis straightness of hot forgings. MEASUREMENT, Journal of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO), 2016, vol. 94, no. December 2016, p. 254-264. ISSN: 0263-2241.
  3. RANUŠA, M.; GALLO, J.; VRBKA, M.; HOBZA, M.; PALOUŠEK, D.; KŘUPKA, I.; HARTL, M. Wear Analysis of Extracted Polyethylene Acetabular Cups Using a 3D Optical Scanner. TRIBOLOGY TRANSACTIONS, 2016, vol. 59, no. 6, p. 1-11. ISSN: 1040-2004.
  4. Tesařová, M., Zikmund, T., Kaucká, M., Adameyko, I., Jaroš, J., Paloušek, D., Škaroupka, D. and J. Kaiser. Use of micro computed-tomography and 3D printing for reverse engineering of mouse embryo nasal capsule. Journal of Instrumentation, 2016, 11(03), C03006.
  5. Palousek, D., Omasta, M., Koutny, D., Bednar, J., Koutecky, T. and Dokoupil, F. (2015) ‘Effect of matte coating on 3D optical measurement accuracy‘, Optical Materials, 40(0), 1-9.
  6. Palousek, D., Rosicky, J. and Koutny, D. (2014a). Use of digital technologies for nasal prosthesis manufacturing, Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 38(2), 171-175.
  7. T. Koutecky, D. Palousek, and J. Brandejs, „Method of photogrammetric measurement automation using TRITOP system and industrial robot,“ Optik, vol. 124, pp. 3705-3709, 2013 2013.
  8. D. Palousek, J. Rosicky, D. Koutny, P. Stoklasek, and T. Navrat, „Pilot study of the wrist orthosis design process,“Rapid Prototyping Journal, vol. 20, pp. 27-32, 2014 2014.
  9. M. Omasta, D. Palousek, T. Navrat, and J. Rosicky, „Finite element analysis for the evaluation of the structural behaviour, of a prosthesis for trans-tibial amputees,“ Medical Engineering Physics, vol. 34, pp. 38-45, Jan 2012.
  10. J. Kaiser, K. Stĕpánková, T. Koř istková, O. Šedo, G. Melnyk, M. Hartl, et al., „Determination of the cause of selected canine urolith formation by advanced analytical methods,“ Journal of Small Animal Practice, vol. 53, pp. 646-651, 2012.
  11. I. Cizmar, Z. Florian, T. Navrat, and D. Palousek. A biomechanical study of a suture between the deltoid muscle and a free tendon graft for reconstruction of the elbow extension. Biomedical Papers-Olomouc, vol. 155, pp. 79-83, 2011.


  1. DAVID PALOUSEK, LIBOR PANTELEJEV, TOMAS ZIKMUND, DANIEL KOUTNY. Processing of nearly pure iron using 400w selective laser melting – initial study. MM Science Journal, 2017, vol. 2017, no. 1, p. 1738-1743. ISSN: 1803-1269.
  2. ZATOČILOVÁ, A.; ZIKMUND, T.; KAISER, J.; PALOUŠEK, D.; KOUTNÝ, D. Measurement of the porosity of additive-manufactured Al-Cu alloy using x- ray computed tomography. Solid State Phenomena, 2016, vol. 258, no. December 2016, p. 448-451. ISSN: 1662-9779.
  3. VRÁNA, R.; KOUTNÝ, D.; PALOUŠEK, D. Impact Resistance of Different Types of Lattice Structures manufactured by SLM. MM Science Journal, 2016, vol. 2016, no. 6, p. 1579-1585. ISSN: 1803-1269.
  4. KOUTNÝ, D.; PANTĚLEJEV, L.; TOMEŠ, J.; PALOUŠEK, D. COMPARISON OF SELECTIVE LASER MELTING OF 18NI MARAGING STEEL BY PXL AND M2 CUSING. MM Science Journal, 2016, vol. 2016, no. 6, p. 1590-1596. ISSN: 1803-1269.
  5. Nevrly, J., Brandejs, J. Methodology of hydraulic system development using experimental stand and computer modeling. MM (Modern Machinery) Science Journal, March 2016.
  6. Vrána, R.; Koutný, D.; Paloušek, D.;  Zikmund, T. Impact Resistance of Lattice Structure made by Selective Laser Melting from AlSi12 alloy. MM Science Journal. 2015.

Conference papers

  1. VLAŠIC, F.; KRATOCHVÍLOVÁ, V.; MAZAL, P.; PALOUŠEK, D.; KOUTNÝ, D. Fatigue Damage of Aluminium Alloy EN AW 2618A Produced by SLM Technology. In World PM2016 Proceedings. 2016. European Powder Metallurgy Associtation, 2016. p. 1-6. ISBN: 978-1-899072-48- 4.
  2. VRÁNA, R.; KOUTNÝ, D.; PALOUŠEK, D.; ZIKMUND, T. Influence of Selective Laser Melting Process Parameters on Impact Resistance of Lattice Structure made from AlSi10Mg. In World PM2016 Proceedings. Hamburg, Germany: 2016. p. 1-6. ISBN: 978-1-899072-48- 4.
  3. Koukal, O.; Koutný, D.; Paloušek, D.; Vrána, R.; Zikmund, T.; Pantělejev, L. Research about the Influence of Process Parameters of Selective Laser Melting on Material EN AW 2618. In Euro PM2015 Proceedings. Reims, France. 2015. p. 1 – 6. ISBN 978-1-899072-47-7.
  4. Vrána, R.; Paloušek, D.; Koutný, D.; Koukal, O.; Zikmund, T.; Krejčí, P. Impact resistance of lattice structure made by Selective Laser Melting technology. In Euro PM2015 Proceedings. Reims, France. 2015. p. 1 – 6. ISBN 978-1-899072-47-7.
  5. D. Koutny, D. Palousek, O. Koukal, et al., “Processing of High Strength Al-Cu alloy Using 400W Selective Laser Melting – Initial Study,” in Lasers Manuf. Conf. 2015, (Munchen, Germany, 2015)
  6. Koutecký, T., Paloušek, D., Brandejs, J. Application of a reflectance model to the sensor planning system. Proc. SPIE 9530, Automated Visual Inspection and Machine Vision, 953005 (June 22, 2015). [cit. 2015-07-29]. DOI: 10.1117/12.2184890. Dostupné z:
  7. Zatočilová, Aneta, David Paloušek a Jan Brandejs. Development of a photogrammetry system for the measurement of rotationally symmetric forgings. In: Proc. SPIE 9525: Optical Measurement Systems for Industrial Inspection IX, 952516. 2015, s. 11. DOI: 10.1117/12.2184916.
  8. VRÁNA, R.; KOUKAL, O.; KOUTNÝ, D.; PALOUŠEK, D.; KREJČÍ, P. Device for Testing Impact Resistance of Lattice Structures Panels Produced by the Selective Laser Melting. Book of Proceedings of 56th International Conference of Machine Design Department. ISBN: 978-80-552-1377-4. 2015.
  9. A. Zatocilova, R. Poliscuk, D. Palousek, and J. Brandejs, „Photogrammetry based system for the measurement of cylindrical forgings axis straightness,“ Optical Measurement Systems for Industrial Inspection Viii, vol. 8788, 2013.
  10. L. Severa, S. Nedomova, J. Buchar, M. Havlicek, D. Koutny, and D. Palousek, „On the Shape Variation of Peaches during Ripening,“ in Vii International Peach Symposium. vol. 962, J. Girona and J. Marsal, Eds., ed, 2012, pp. 285-290.
  11. D. Koutny, D. Palousek, J. Brandejs, and Asme, PROJECT-ORIENTED LEARNING OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING DESIGN, 2012.
  12. D. Palousek, P. Krejci, and J. Rosicky, „Long-Term Monitoring of Transtibial Prosthesis Deformation,“Recent Advances in Mechatronics: 2008-2009, pp. 419-424, 2009.
  13. D. Palousek, D. Koutny, F. Prazak, M. Vaverka, M. Vrbka, J. Brandejs, et al., „Innovative approaches to mechanical engineering education at Brno University of Technology,“ Proceedings of the International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics 2007, Vols 1 and 2, pp. 2194-2199, 2007.


  1. 2018 – 2019 – TAČR TJ01000268 – Vývoj optického systému pro automatizované měření rotačních výkovků (Vedení projektu/vývoj)
  2. 2015-2017, GACR 15-23274S: Design of advanced materials using selective laser melting
  3. ESA Contracts – Design of Spacecraft Components for Additive Manufacturing
  4. EUREKA LF 12029 – Rekuperační hydrostatický modul pro užitková vozidla (Hydrostatic system to energy recovery for commercial vehicles),
    The project objective is to develop, assemble and test in real conditions the prototype of regenerative hydrostatic module, which use kinetic energy of the braking vehicle converted into hydraulic energy useable for the next start for relieving drive and significant savings, increased efficiency and environmental improvement of operation. This system is particularly advantageous for vehicles with often repeated cycle of brake-start.
  5. MPO č.p: FR-TI3/388 – Aplikace digitálních technologií pro návrh, výrobu a hodnocení zakázkových ortotických a protetických pomůcek (Application of Digital Technologies for Design, Manufacturing and Assesment of Custom-Made Orthotic and Prosthetic Devices).
    A project is focused on an application of digital technologies for design, manufacturing and assessment of custom-made orthotic and prosthetic devices. The project involves modern design methods of custom-made orthoses and prostheses (3D digitizing, processing of CT/MRI data, computational modelling), manufacturing methods (NC machining, rapid prototyping) and clinical assessment (biomechanical methods – kinematic and dynamic analysis). Results of the project are represented by verified documented process of digital technology application in the special field of custom-made orthotics and prosthetics and manufactured custom-made devices with utilization of this technology.
  6. MPO č.p.: FR-TI3/699 – Diskové filtry pro ČOV (Disc filters for sewage works).
    The project outcome is a device for filtering solid particles floating in the water – Disc filter. Our device is able to compete on the world market in filtration of waste water. In the domestic market, we are the first one, who sill produce.
  7. MPO č.p.: FT-TA3/130 – Výzkum a vývoj strojního zařízení pro ozonovou degradaci pryže z pneumatik (Research and development of mechanical equipment for controlled ozone degradation of tyre-rubber).
    Result of the project is the design and making of a testing station for ozone destruction of rubber from tyres. The testing station is functional; we recommend further development with the aim of production equipment.
  8. FRVS Projekt 765/2010 – Pracoviště pro vytváření modelů a finalizaci designérských projektů studentů
  9. FRVS Projekt 206/2009 – Studentská dílna pro výrobu plastových prototypů
  10. FRVS Projekt 675/2006 – Vybudování pracoviště pro výuku softwarových konstrukčních a simulačních nástrojů
  11. ESF CZ 04.1.03/ – Inovace VŠ oborů strojního zaměření v podmínkách informační společnosti
  12. ESF CZ.04.1.03/ – Příprava lektorů, konzultantů a učitelů dalšího profesního vzdělávání v oboru digitálního designu