Institute of Information Theory and Automation

Welcome to UTIA

The Institute of Information Theory and Automation (UTIA) is a public non-university research institution which administratively falls under the Czech Academy of Sciences. UTIA conducts fundamental and applied research in computer science, signal and image processing, pattern recognition, system science, and control theory. In addition to its research activities, UTIA is engaged in undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate education. It also publishes the journal Kybernetika and acts as a certified forensic expert institution. UTIA consists of eight scientific departments, computer centre, library, facility maintenance department and business administration department. UTIA is managed by the Director and the Board.
Pod Vodárenskou věží 4
CZ-182 08, Prague 8
Czech Republic
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phone:+420 266 053 111
fax: +420 286 890 378
email: utia (a)
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Recent news:

Jan Flusser received the Felber Medal - 16.06.2015
Felber medal
On June 16, 2015, the Czech Technical University awarded Prof. Jan Flusser the Felber Medal for his outstanding achievements in research and teaching.
The Otto Wichterle Award for Kamil Dedecius - 18.05.2015

The President of the Czech Academy of Sciences granted The Otto Wichterle Award for 2015 to promising young scientists of the CAS on the recommendations of the Jury for granting The Otto Wichterle Award. Kamil Dedecius from Department of Adaptive Systems was awarded.

Best Student Paper Award - 09.03.2015
Jan Kotera, Ph.D. student in the Dept. of Image Processing (ZOI), received the Best Student Paper award at the Digital Photography and Mobile Imaging XI conference at IS&T/SPIE Electronic Imaging held in San Francisco, USA, for the paper "Blind Deconvolution of images with model discrepancies using maximum a posteriori estimation with heavy tailed priors", co-authored by Filip Sroubek.
Award in Rektorys competition - 03.12.2014
Ondřej Tichý from Adaptive systems has been awarded the 1st place in the 7th annual Rektorys competition in applied mathematics organized by Department of mathematics, FSv ČVUT, for the work "On Sparsity in Bayesian Blind Source Separation for Dynamic Medical Imaging".
Best publications of 2014 - 10.11.2014
Nejlepší publikace 2014
Director of ǓTIA passed diplomas for winners of competition for the best publication in 2014. Awarded are (from the left): Jiří Grim, Milan Studený, Petr Augusta, Petra Augustová, Michal Červinka, Petr Pecha, Filip Šroubek and Jan M. Swart. Congratulations!
Author of photography: Stanislav Saic

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