Department of Applied Mathematics

Welcome to the home page of the Department of Applied Mathematics of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at the Charles University. The department is located in a historical building on Malá Strana in the heart of Prague. Our teaching and research activities are concentrated in discrete mathematics, geometry, theoretical computer science, operations research, optimization, and related areas.

Upcoming noon lectures


- Fine-Grained Complexity: talk by Michala Koucký - We would like to invite you to prof. Koucký's talk on Fine-Grained Complexity, which will take place on 21st June at 4PM. 
- KAMAK 2022 - This year's KAMAK will take place between September 12 and 16.
- Prize of Jirka Matoušek 2021 - Prize of Jirka Matoušek in year 2021 was awarded to Mgr. Jakub Pekárek and Bc. Tomáš Čížek. Congratulations!
- Remembering Paul Erdős - Signing of prof. Chvátal's book "The Discrete Mathematical Charms of Paul Erdős"
- Great success of prof. Kratochvíl - Jan Kratochvíl is one of top ten computer scientists in Czech Republic according to ranking. Congratulations!
- Neuron Prizes 2021 - Neuron Prize for Young Talented Scientists in the field of Computer Science was awarded to Martin Tancer. Congratulations!
- Graphs 2022 - Between 25th and 29th July 2022, there will be 8th Czech-Slovak International Symposium on Combinatorics, Graph Theory, Algorithms and Applications.
- CoSP REU 2021 - A group of five Czech students participates in Research Experiences for Undergraduates programme under the mentoring of researchers from Rutgers University and Princeton University.