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Roman Pašek

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27.6.2017

Automotive Industry – The Engine of the Czech Economy

Vehicle manufacturing is the strongest industrial sector in the Czech Republic. Without the country’s tradition of mechanical engineering and high-tech development, there would be no electric vehicles or firms like…
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Success stories
5.6.2017

Czech research on antibiotics on the cover of Chemical Science magazine

Can we teach microorganisms to produce more efficient antibiotics? The molecular Lego is the key   Malaria, streptococcal and staphylococcal infections Microorganisms causing diseases are becoming more resistant to existing…
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Call for proposals
31.5.2017

Call for proposals in DELTA Programme – with Korea, Vietnam, China and Taiwan

Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TACR) has announced the opening of the 5th call for proposals in its DELTA Programme supporting international collaboration in applied research and experimental development.…
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Article
31.5.2017

Lasers and light: the power of Czech scientists

Unique new centres for laser physics have been established in the Czech Republic: ELI and HiLASE. However, laser and optics research has a long tradition in the country.   It…
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Call for proposals
15.5.2017

TRIO Programme – 3rd Call for proposals

Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced a third call for proposals in the TRIO programme that supports applied research and experimental development projects focusing on the Key Enabling Technologies -…
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Article
25.4.2017

The Greatest Science Story in the Czech Republic

Professor Antonín Holý dedicated himself to basic research that brought forth effective agents against HIV and hepatitis. His parent institute now ranks among the best facilities in the Czech Republic.…
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International Collaboration
11.4.2017

Czech robotics mission to Japan

On Saturday, 1 April 2017, representatives of Czech firms and institutions embarked on a robotics-focused technology mission to Japan, where they visited science and technology institutions in Tokyo, Tsukuba, Osaka…
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Article
24.3.2017

Electron microscopy, the pride of the Czech Republic

Roughly one-third of the world’s microscopes originate in Brno, home of Tescan, FEI, Delong Instruments and the Institute of Scientific Instruments of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic…
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Success stories
9.3.2017

Czech scientists develop magnetic carbon

Dream of many generations of researchers has been fulfilled by a discovery made by scientists at the Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM) at the Palacky University in…
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Success stories
6.3.2017

Artificial Intelligence system co-developed by Czech scientists first to beat human in Poker

An AI system called DeepStack has beaten professional human players at no-limit Texas hold 'em Poker for the first time in history making its landmark in artificial intelligence research. This…
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