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Deceased Fellows

Blahoš Jaroslav

prof., MUDr., DrSc.
* 1930, † 2018
Area, specialization: endocrinology - osteology
Admission: 2005


Brunovský Pavol

prof. RNDr., DrSc.
* 1934
Area, specialization: mathematical analysis, applied mathematics
Admission: 2004


Ceplecha Zdeněk

RNDr., DrSc.
* 1929, † 2009
Area, specialization: astronomy and astrophysics
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

Cronin James W.

prof. Emerit.
* 1931, † 2016
Area, specialization: astroparticle physics
Admission: 2006

Černý Petr

prof. Emerit., RNDr., CSc., Dr.h.c.
* 1934, † 2018
Area, specialization: mineralogy, geochemistry
Admission: 2001


Červenka Miroslav

prof., PhDr., DrSc.
* 1932, † 2005
Area, specialization: czech literature
Admission: 2002

Dvořák Vladimír

RNDr., DrSc.
* 1934, † 2007
Area, specialization: theory of condensed systems
Admission: 1995

Elleder Milan

prof., MUDr., DrSc.
* 1938, † 2011
Area, specialization: morphology and histology
Admission: 2002


Exner Otto

prof., Dr. techn., Ing., DrSc., Dr.h.c.
* 1924, † 2008
Area, specialization: physical organic chemistry
Admission: 1997

Fiedler Miroslav

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1926, † 2015
Area, specialization: linear and numerical algebra
Admission: 1997


Hájek Petr

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1940, † 2016
Area, specialization: mathematical logic
Admission: 1996


Hanuš Vladimír

RNDr., CSc.
* 1923, † 2009
Area, specialization: physical chemistry, mass spectrometry
Admission: 1997

Holub Miroslav

MUDr., DrSc.
* 1923, † 1998
Area, specialization: immunology, cytology of immune responses
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

Holý Antonín

prof., RNDr., DrSc., Dr.h.c.
* 1936, † 2012
Area, specialization: organic chemistry
Admission: 1999


Hořejš Jiří

prof., RNDr., CSc.
* 1933, † 2001
Area, specialization: computer science, neurocomputers
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

Churáček Jaroslav

prof., Ing., DrSc.
* 1930, † 2004
Area, specialization: identification and separation of organic substances
Admission: 1995

Ilavský Michal

prof., Ing., DrSc.
* 1940, † 2008
Area, specialization: physics and physical chemistry of polymers
Admission: 2004

Ivanyi Pavol (Honorary Fellow)

MUDr., DrSc.
* 1930, † 2005
Area, specialization: immunogenetics, transplantation imunology
Admission: 2004

Johan Zdeněk

prof., RNDr.
* 1935, † 2016
Area, specialization: mineralogy
Admission: 1995


John Ctirad

prof., MUDr., DrSc.
* 1920, † 2018
Area, specialization: principles of the effectiveness of adjuvant immunization, immunology
Admission: 1994 (founding member)




Luboš Perek is celebrating his 100th year

Founding fellow of the Learned Society and its doyen, astronomer doc. RNDr. Luboš Perek, DrSc, is celebrating his 100th birthday on 26 July 2019. He is an indelible part of history as the person who helped define cosmic space, he was the first to point out the issue of cosmic waste and was also a teacher to the most important Czechoslovak astronomers. Let us express our respect and admiration of the extraordinary scientific career of a person who worked tirelessly and continues to work. The Learned Society wishes Mr Perek health, optimism and joy in the oncoming years.


The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic has appealed to the Hungarian President to support academic freedom

On Friday 19 July the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the Learned Society of the Czech Republic sent a letter to Hungarian President János Ánder, in which they state their concerns regarding the situation in respect to management and funding of scientific activities in Hungary. An act, according to which not the Academy of Sciences, but a thirteen-member political committee, will decide on research, funding of scientific activities and establishment or closure of scientific workplaces, will come into force on 1 September.


The loss of Learned Society Fellow prof. Josef Koutecký

We regret to inform that prof. Josef Koutecký, a fellow of the Learned Society, a renowned physician and the founder of paediatric oncology in this country, passed away on 5 July 2019 at the age of 88. He founded paediatric oncology here in 1964 and a separate paediatric oncology department was then established at the Faculty Hospital in Motol, Prague in 1978.