President of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic awarded
Ing. Tomáš Kroupa, Ph.D.
the Prize of the Academy for young research workers of the age limit 35 for outstanding scientific research accomplishment.
Martina Hofmanová was awarded a L'Oréal-Unesco fellowship "Pour les Femmes et la Science" of EUR 15.000 on October 8th, 2012 in Paris, aimed to support excellent and talented women active in scientific research.
Martina Hofmanová is a PhD student at UTIA AV ČR, v.v.i. and at ENS Cachan antenne de Bretagne, Rennes, working in the field of stochastic partial differential equations in hydrology and petrol chemistry.
In the year 2012 the President of the Academy of Sciences of the CR granted The Otto Wichterle Award to promising young scientists of the ASCR on the recommendations of the Jury for granting The Otto Wichterle Award to
PhDr. Jozef Baruník, Ph.D.
From Econometric department of the Institute of Information Theory and Automation.
The 2011 Outstanding Statistical Application Award of American Statistical Association has been presented to Miroslav Kárný and his co-authors A. Raftery (University of Washington) and P. Ettler (Compureg s.r.o.). This award recognises "extending Bayesian methods for model uncertainty to temporally evolving systems and showing how these ideas can be successfully applied to solving a challenging problem in a continuous manufacturing system."