Křížek Michal

Prof., RNDr., DrSc.
Born on March 8, 1952 in Prague

  • Numerical analysis and Number theory
  • Member of Learned Society since 2000

Educational and professional preparation:

  • 1970, graduate, Voděradská academic secondary school, Prague;
  • 1970-1975, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University (FMP CU);
  • 1977, RNDr., FMP CU;
  • 1980, CSc., CSAS; 1992, DrSc., CSAS;
  • 2000, Associate Professor, FMP CU; 2003, Full Professor, CU

Employment and academic positions:

  • 1980-1986, Researcher, Institute of Mathematics (MI), CSAS;
  • 1986-1996, Senior Researcher;
  • 1996-2003, Head, Department of Constructive Methods of Mathematical Analysis, MI, AS CR

Membership in domestic scientific bodies:

  • 2001-present, Editor-in-Chief of the journal Pokroky matematiky, fyziky a astronomie (Advances of Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy) (member, editorial board since 1997)
  • 2004, Associate Editor-in-Chief, Applications of Mathematics (member, editorial board since 1993) 1996-2003, Chairman, Scientific Council, MI CSAS
  • 2001-2004, member, Scientific Council, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of West Bohemia, Plzeň
  • 1999-2004, member, Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists
  • 1999-2004, member, Czech Astronomical Society

Membership and positions in international organizations and societies:

  • 1993-2004, Member, editorial board, of Polish journal, Applicationes Mathematicae

Notable awards:

  • 1994, Award, AS CR
  • 1996, Award, Minister of Education, Youth and Sports
  • 1998, Award, AS CR (for promotion of science)
  • 1999, Honorary Recognition, Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists
  • 2001, Hall of Fame for Engineering, Science and Technology by International Technology Institute, San Diego, USA
  • 2003, Award, Rector, Brno Military Academy (for scientific work)
  • 2003, Elected, Czech Society: Czech Minds

Selected publications:

  • Finite Element Approximation of Variational Problems and Applications, Longman, Harlow 1990
  • Mathematical and Numerical Modelling in Electrical Engineering, Kluwer, Dordrecht 1996
  • Finite Element Methods, Gakkotosho, Tokyo 2001
  • Numerical Modelling of Problems in Electrical Engineering, Karolinum, Prague 2001
  • 17 Lectures on Fermat Numbers. From Number Theory to Gemetry, SpringerVerlag, New York 2001
  • Fourier Trigonometric Series and the Finite Element Method in Complex Variable, Academia, Prague 2002
  • On superconvergence techniques, Acta Appl. Math. 9, 175-198 (1987)
  • On the maximum angle condition, SIAM J. Numer. Anal. 29, 513-520 (1992)
  • Matematik Pierre de Fermat, Cahiers du CEFRES, vol. 28, Prague 2002
  • On the convergence of series, J. Number Theory 97, 95-112 (2002)

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