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:

11th International Conference on Parametric Optimization and Related Topics - 19.09.2017

September 19-22, 2017. Prague

In honor of Jiří Outrata's 70th birthday

The international conference series “Parametric Optimization and Related Topics” was founded in 1985 and, since then, took place in different places: the latter seven conferences were held in Enschede (1995), Tokyo (1997), Dubrovnik (1999), Puebla (2002), Cairo (2005), Cienfuegos (2007) and Karlsruhe (2010).

Research Professor title - 24.05.2017
Ing. Petr Tichavský received the scientific title "Research Professor in Physico-Mathematical Sciences" from the President of the Czech Academy of Sciences on May 24, 2017.
Innovation Award 2016 - 09.12.2016
Association of Innovative Entrepreneurship of the Czech Republic awarded Ing. Milan Talich, Ph.D. and his team the main prize for their work „Expert system for monitoring of deformations of hazardous objects and locations“, which was created in cooperation with Geodézie Ledeč nad Sázavou s.r.o. This prestigious contest was established in 1996.

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Institute of Information Theory and Automation