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June 10, 2020

A new pavilion, which significantly extended the educational and research base of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, was opened on Tuesday June 9th 2020.

New stage play written by artificial intelligence coming soon
May 4, 2020

Dr. Rudolf Rosa from the Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University got a two-year-long subsidy to work on a project that links artificial intelligence and theatre. His team will create two stage plays by which he will show how much the artificial intelligence can do itself and what are its limitations.

ESA Solar Orbiter first observed solar wind
April 17, 2020

Heliospheric probe Solar Orbiter with electronics from Matfyz onboard sent its first observations of solar wind particles with a unique time resolution.

Prof. Robin Thomas
April 3, 2020

Prof. Robin Thomas, one of the internationally best known and most respected Czech mathematicians, died of a long-term illness on Thursday, March 26, 2020. He was 57 years old.

Remembering Robin Thomas
April 1, 2020

Prof. Robin Thomas, one of the internationally best known and the most respected Czech mathematicians, died of a long lasting illness on Thursday, March 26, 2020. He was 57 years old.

Cooperation with Brown extended
March 31, 2020

On March 24, 2020 an extended version of Inter-University Agreement between Charles University and a member of the Ivy League, the prestigious Brown University (Providence, USA), was signed.

Charles University offers infrastructural capacity to fight SARS‑CoV‑2 and COVID‑19
March 26, 2020

The research infrastructure LINDAT/CLARIAH-CZ and its host institution – Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at Charles University – offers part of its computing capacity for research projects which aim at fighting SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19, starting April 1, 2020.

Charles University and Brno University of Technology belong to the prestigious network of European laboratories for artificial intelligence
March 23, 2020

Two Czech laboratories working in automatic speech and language processing have achieved significant international success. The results of the European program supporting the creation of artificial intelligence centers were announced in March, and the institutions involved in the HumanE-AI Net project also include the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague and the Faculty of Information Technology, BUT.

IEP Evaluation complete
March 9, 2020

Report examined university’s commitment to students, research, innovation and more

An in-depth education with a lot of personal attention
February 25, 2020

Aakash Ravi is a Co-Founder of company called Spaceti and successful alumnus of Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at Charles University, who was selected as the best international alumnus of the Czech Republic by the Centre for International Cooperation in Education. Here we bring you an interview with him and another Co-Founder of Spaceti and fellow alumnus of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Max Huk.

ESA Solar Orbiter launched on February 10th, 2020
February 21, 2020

Czech scientists contributed to several scientific instruments onboard.

Professor Maxim Kontsevich, a Fields Medalist, lectured at our Faculty
February 17, 2020

A Conference in celebration of the 60th birthday of Prof. Amnon Yekutieli, and the recent publication of his new monograph titled Derived Categories by Cambridge University Press, was held in the School of Mathematics of the Faculty on February 15-16, 2020.

Fulbright Distinguished Chair: Prof. Ellis-Monaghan
February 4, 2020

The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University is delighted to welcome Professor Joanna A. Ellis-Monaghan from Saint Michael's College, Colchester, Vermont, who will be at the faculty this year from 25 January to 8 August 2020 having received the Fulbright-Charles University Distinguished Chair Award from the Fulbright Scholar Program.

Matfyz Video Browser Excelled Again
January 14, 2020

A software tool designed for browsing in videos won the first two places in an international contest Video Browser Showdown (VBS) in Daejeon, South Korea.

Matfyz graduate was awarded a 
January 13, 2020

The Centre for International Cooperation in Education (DZS) announced and awarded last year's best educational projects in Erasmus+, CEEPUS, Euroguidance, eTwinning and Study in the Czech Republic programmes. One of these awards went to Aakash Ravi, alumnus of Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University.

Programmers from Matfyz have won a medical hackathon
November 29, 2019

The mobile app, created by the CUNI MFF alumni team in 48 hours, will help blind diabetes patients.