Bolzano Prize 2018

Dear colleagues, dear students, It is our pleasure to announce that Helena Švihlová has been awarded by the Bolzano Prize for her work “Determination of pressure data from velocity data with a view towards its application in cardiovascular mechanics“. Congratulations! You can read the interview with Helena on the faculty webpage.

SVOČ 2019

Dear colleagues, dear students, It is our pleasure to announce that Jan Zeman has been awarded by the second place in the student competition SVOČ 2019. His work “Gradient polyconvexity and its application to problems of mathematical elasticity and plasticity” has been awarded in section M7/8 Applied mathematics. Congratulations! We would also like to thank …

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Workshop “Mathematics for Mechanics”

Dear colleagues, Barbora Benešová (Prague), Manuel Friedrich (Münster) and Martin Kružík (Prague) are organising workshop “Mathematics for Mechanics”. The workshop will take place in Prague on October 29 – November 1, 2019. For more information please visit the workshop website (http://m4m.utia.cas.cz/).

Modelling trip

We cordially invite you to participate in the annual trip of the Mathematical modelling department. This year the ~8km route starts at Černý most, leads through Klánovický les and ends in a restaurant in Klánovice (see https://goo.gl/maps/JJSkFWfveGA2 for details). You are welcome to bring your spouses, children (the route is stroller-friendly), friends, and dogs.Date: Wednesday, …

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PhD positions in the artificial photosynthesis group at FU Berlin

We are forwarding an email concerning PhD positions at FU Berlin. Dear Colleagues, there are two open PhD positions in the artificial photosynthesis group at FU Berlin (head: Sebastian Matera) which are devoted to the coupling of molecular and continuum scales in (photo)electrochemical systems. https://www.mi.fu-berlin.de/math/groups/ag-photo/Opportunities/index.html Please forward this information to possible candidates. Best regards Jürgen …

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Summer semester 2018-2019 — notes

Dear students, Dear colleagues, the summer semester has just started. Let me remind you a few things that are related to this important event. Seminar Selected Problems in Mathematical Modelling (Vybrané problémy matematického modelování) which is also know as thesis seminar will take place irregularly on Mondays in the lecture room K12, see the attached …

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Ph.D. student position in modeling of mechanical metamaterials at Czech Technical University in Prague

Milan Jirasek and Jan Zeman at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague, are searching for a motivated Ph.D. student, who will work on our new ambitious project on non-periodic mechanical metamaterials. Candidates should be interested in and have some previous experience with mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of the mechanical response …

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State exam

We have updated the information concerning the state exam, see the dedicated webpage State exam (MSc Physics) and State exam (MSc Mathematics). In particular, the list of topics for the state exam should be now more specific and also more consistent with the topics covered by the compulsory lectures. If you are looking for a …

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