The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team in Kentucky took silver in the virtual competition and finished sixth in the real robot competition

(English) The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team in Kentucky took silver in the virtual competition and finished sixth in the real robot competition
The results of the DARPA SubT Challenge finals were announced on Friday 24 September at a ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The CTU-CRAS-NORLAB team finished second among the top ten robotics teams in the world in the viral competition, earning a $500,000 prize. “We were mainly focused on the main competition with real robots, …read more

Teams of our employees and students best in this year’s Bike to Work Challenge

Týmy našich zaměstnanců a studentů nejlepší v letošní výzvě Do práce na kole
Employees and students of our department participated under the company profile “CTU in Prague” in this year’s national challenge, which took place from 1 to 31 May and motivated to travel by bike, scooter, on foot or at a trot. Teams of two to five employees and students recorded the kilometres they cycled, ran or …read more

Prof. Jiri Matas is the best rated computer scientist from the Czech Republic, CTU the best university

Prof. Jiří Matas je nejlépe hodnoceným informatikem z České republiky, ČVUT nejlepší univerzitou
The international Guide2Research evaluates successful computer science on the basis of their H-index, citations, and the number of documents in the DBLP database collected by May 10, 2021. The “Top Computer Scientists Ranking” includes all top computer scientists from the Czech Republic. The best rated is prof. Jiří Matas, Head of the Visual Recognition Group …read more

Amazon Research Awards: Our researchers succeeded in the global competition

Amazon Research Awards: Naši výzkumníci obstáli v globální konkurenci
Artificial intelligence (AI) research got into the most prestigious society of 59 universities in 13 countries. Among the 101 scientists awarded the Amazon Research Award 2020 (ARA) by Amazon are prof. Jiří Matas from the Department of Cybernetics and prof. Jan Faigl from the Department of Computers. Professor Jiří Matas succeeded with the project Training …read more

Daniel Průša and Tomáš Werner received Dean’s Award for Teaching

Daniel Průša and Tomáš  Werner received Dean’s Award for Teaching
Doc. RNDr. Daniel Průša, Ph.D. a doc. Ing. Tomáš Werner, Ph.D. received the Dean’s Award for teaching in the winter semester 2020/21. Teachers are awarded for teaching results based on the recommendation of the Dean’s Committee. The committee decision is based on the results of the students´ verbal survey, suggestions of the heads of departments, …read more

(Česky) Klára Janoušková uspěla v náročném výběru programu IBM Great Minds

(Česky) Klára Janoušková uspěla v náročném výběru programu IBM Great Minds

CTU Rector’s prize for prestigious scientific publication to Filip Radenović, Giorgos Tolias and Ondrej Chum

CTU Rector's prize for prestigious scientific publication to Filip Radenović, Giorgos Tolias and Ondrej Chum
On January 29, 2021, Vojtěch Petráček presented the CTU 2019 Rector’s Awards for outstanding results in research. Filip Radenovic, Giorgos Tolias and Ondrej Chum have received the award for prestigious publication for their article “Fine-Tuning CNN Image Retrieval with No Human Annotation” in the journal IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI). You …read more

Dean´s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Arun Mukundan

Dean´s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Ing. Arun Mukundan, MSc. Ph.D. (supervisor doc. Mgr. Ondřej Chum, Co-supervisor Giorgos Tolias, Ph.D.) Theme: Local Descriptors for Image Matching and Retrieval Congratulations!

Dean´s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Robert Pěnička

Dean´s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Robert Pěnička
Dean´s Award for the Dissertation thesis was given to Ing. Robert Pěnička, Ph.D. (supervisor Ing. Martin Saska, Dr. rer. nat., Co-supervisor prof. Ing. Jan Faigl, Ph.D.) Theme: Data Collection Planning For Aerial Vehicles Congratulations!

Filip Radenović received Antonín Svoboda´s Award

Filip Radenović received Antonín Svoboda´s Award
Filip Radenović, graduate of doctoral study branch Artificial Intelligence and Biocybernetics, received Antonín Svoboda´s Award for the Best Ph.D. Thesis. Theme: Visual Retrieval with Compact Image, Supervisor Assoc. Prof. Jiří Chum, Ph.D. The award is given by Czech Society for Cybernetics and Informatics (ČSKI), whose mission includes development of cybernetics and informatics in the Czech …read more
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