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Awards of the year 2000

Scientist Award

  • RNDr. Zdeněk Havlas, CSc.
    Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
    The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
    for contributions in the field of theoretical chemistry
    Prize donated by Léčiva, a.s., Praha
  • Prof. RNDr. Josef Jančář, CSc.
    Institute of Chemistry of Materials
    Faculty of Chemistry, Brno University of technology
    for original works in the field of structure and behaviour of heterogeneous polymer systems
    Prize donated by Unipetrol, a.s., Praha
  • Doc. RNDr. Jiří Matoušek, DrSc.
    Department of Applied Mathematics,
    Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University
    for original works in the field of computer geometry
    Prize donated by PRO.MED.CS Praha, a.s., Praha
    and BARUM CONTINENTAL, s.r.o., Otrokovice
  • Doc. RNDr. Zdena Palková, CSc.
    Department of Genetics and Microbiology
    Faculty of Science, Charles University
    for original inventive work on the yeast colonies communication
    Prize donated by PRO.MED.CS Praha, a.s., Praha
  • Prof. PhDr. Pavel Preiss, DrSc.
    National Gallery, Praha
    for his monograph “František Karel Palko. Life and Work of a Painter at the End of the Medieval Baroque Period“
    Prize donated by CZ, a.s., Strakonice

Junior Scientist Award

  • RNDr. Jiří Sgall, PhD.
    Institute of Mathematics
    The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
    for his work “Bounds on Pairs of Families with Restricted Intersections“
    Prize donated by TESLA SEZAM, a.s., Rožnov pod Radhoštěm

Grammar School Student Awards

  • Pavel Augustinský
    Gymnasium Havířov – Podlesí
  • Petr Hlavinka
    Gymnasium Kojetín
  • Cyril Höschl
    Jan Neruda Gymnasium, Praha
  • František Kovařík
    Gymnasium, Říčany
  • Jan Kysilka
    Gymnasium, Nový Bydžov
  • František Němec
    Christian Doppler Gymnasium, Praha
  • Ladislav Prošek
    Václav Hlavatý Gymnasium, Louny
  • Pavel Říha
    Gymnasium, České Budějovice
  • Ondřej Vaněk
    Gymnasium, Benešov

Sponsors

  • Mrs. and Mr. Bares
  • Unipetrol, a.s., Praha
  • Spolek pro chemickou a hutní výrobu, a.s., Ústí nad Labem
  • euroAWK, s.r.o., Praha

News

26.06.20

Reaction to the case of Tomáš Hudlický: Members of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic support the freedom of expression

„We believe that free exchange of ideas is a key condition for the pursuit of truth and that the honest opinions should be scrutinized, challenged or rebutted but not censored or suppressed,“ say 45 members of the Learned Society in a statement regarding the retracted opinion paper by Prof. Tomáš Hudlický.

24.06.20

The letter by Jan Konvalinka to the President and Vice-Chancellor of the Brock University regarding the retracted article of Prof. Tomáš Hudlický

Opinions could and should be challenged, questioned or refuted but never silenced. In order to be able to think, we have to have the right to inquire, question and even offend or be mistaken,” writes Assoc. Prof. Jan Konvalinka, a biochemist at the IOCB Prague and the Vice-Rector of the Charles University, to Gervan Fearon.

27.11.19

Prof Miroslav Bárta receives the Česká hlava National Government Award

Learned Society member, Prof. Mgr. Miroslav Bárta, Dr. (Charles University Faculty of Arts) received the Česká hlava (Czech Head) National Government Award on 25 November 2019. A renowned Czech Egyptologist and archaeologist, Professor Bárta researches the history of ancient civilisations, the human relationship to the natural environment, and also for many years the evolution of complex societies. He leads the Czech Institute of Egyptology for archaeological and environmental research in Egypt and Sudan. His principal research interest is the period of the pyramid builders of the Old Kingdom.