Calendar

09.04.2019

Public lecture

Arranged by: Section III, Biological and Medical Sciences  Lecture: Doc. Jan Pokorný: The Neglected Role of Vegetation in Distributing Solar Energy and Shaping Climate

23.04.2019

Meeting

2nd segment: arranged by Section I, Mathematics and Physical Sciences Lecture: Prof. RNDr. Martin Loebl, CSc. (Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics): “Paths”The lecture is to be held on 23 April 2019 from 4:00 pm in rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.

20. – 21.05.2019

XXV AGM

20. 5 Karolinum – all day, evening: Vila Lanna21. 5. CAS building, all day

Johan Zdeněk

Prof., RNDr., CSc., Dr.h.c.
Born November 18, 1935 in Lomnice nad Popelkou

  • Honorary member of Learned Society since 1995

Educational and professional preparation:

  • 1953, graduate, academic secondary school, Semily;
  • 1953-1958, Faculty of Geology, Charles University (FG CU);
  • 1964, RNDr., FG CU; 1964, CSc., FG CU

Employment and academic positions:

  • 1958-1963, Mineralogist; Head, Mineralogy Department, Institute for Ore Research, Prague;
  • 1963-1965, geologist and mineralogist, Geological Service, Tunis, Tunisia;
  • 1965-1968, scientist, Institute of Geology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences (CSAS), Prague (1967-1968, scientific secretary);
  • 1969-1972, scientist Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières (BRGM) in Orléans, France;
  • 1972-1977, Head, Department of Mineralogy, BRGM;
  • 1977-1989, Director, Centre di Recherches sur la Synthèse et la chimie des minéraux, CNRS, Orléans;
  • 1977-1989, Director, Groupement ď Intérêet scientifique BRGM-CNRS;
  • 1989-1997, Scientific Director, BRGM, Orléans;
  • 1993-1997, Inspecteur Général, BRGM; 1997, Inspecteur Général honoraire, BRGM

Membership in selected domestic scientific bodies:

  • 1991, Honorary Member, Czech Geological Society
  • 1991-1997, Honorary Member, Scientific Council, Faculty of Science (FS), CU
  • 2000, External member, Institute of Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Mineral Resources, CU

Membership and positions in international organizations and societies:

  • 1966 member, 1993, president, Société française de minéralogie et de cristallographie
  • 1969, Fellow, Mineralogical Society of America
  • 1969, Member, Mineralogical Association of Canada
  • 1970, Member, Meteoritical Society
  • 1977, Member, 1994-1994 President, Society of Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits
  • 1981, Regional Editor Mineralogy and Petrology
  • 1982-1986, Member, comité National CNRS
  • 1990, Correspondent, Académie des Sciences, Institute de France
  • 1992, Foreign Member, Russian Academy of Natural Sciences
  • 1992, Éditeur associé, Comptes Rendus de ľ Académie des Sciences, Paris
  • 1993, Correspondent, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • 1995-2000 Member, Commision pour la Science et ľ Art de la République française auprès de ľ UNESCO
  • 1996, Academia Scientiarum et Artium Europaea
  • 1996-1998, Vice-president, International Mineralogical Association
  • 1996-2000, Treasurer, International Union of Geological Sciences

Notable awards:

  • 1986, Ordre National du Mérite, President of the Republic of France
  • 1987, A. Dumont Medal, Société géologique de Belgique, Bruxelles
  • 1988, Award, Charles-Louis de Saulses de Freyssinet, Académie des Sciences, Paris
  • 1989, Medal, FS, CU
  • 1991, Emanuel Bořický Medal, CU
  • 1993, Ordre National des Palmes académiques, President of the Republic of France
  • 1993, René-Just Haüy Medal, Société française de Minéralogie et Cristalllographie, Paris
  • 1993, Silver Medal Abraham-Gottlob Werner, Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft, München
  • 1996, Silver Medal, 30th International Geological Congress, Beijing, China
  • 1998, Doctor Honoris Causa, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Selected publications:

  • Z. Johan: Alaskan-type complexes and their platinum group element mineralization. In: The Geology, Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Mineral Beneficiation of Platinum-Group Elements, Canadian Institution of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, spc. vol. 54, 2002, pp. 669-719
  • Z. Johan, V. Johan: Les micas do la coupole granitique de Cinovec (Zinnwald), République Tchèque: un nouvel aperçu sur la métallogenese de ľ étain et de tungstčne. C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 332, 307 (2001)
  • V. Johan, Z. Johan: Accesory minerals of the Cinovec (Zinnwald), granite cupola, Czech Republic. Part 1: Nb-, Ta- and Ti-bearing oxides. Mineralogy and Petrology 51, 323 (1994)
  • Z. Johan, V. Johan: Oxyfluores de terres rares de la coupole granitique de Cinovec (Zinnwald), République Tchèque. C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 318, 1333 (1994)
  • E. Slansky, Z. Johan. M. Ohnenstetter, L. M. Barron, D. Suppel: Platinum mineralization in the Alaskan-type intrusive complexes near Fifield, N.S.W., Australia. Part 2. Platinum group minerals in placer deposits at Field. Mineralogy and Petrology 43, 161 (1991)
  • Z. Johan. M. Ohnenstetter, W. Fischer, J. Amossé: Platinum-group minerals from the Durance river alluvium, France. Mineralogy and Petrology 42, 287 (1990)
  • Z. Johan, M. Ohnenstetter, E. Slansky, L. M. Barron, D. Suppel: Platinum mineralization in the Alaskan-type intrusive compexes near Fifield, new south wales, Australia. Part1. Platinum-group minerals in clinopyroxenites of the Kelvin Grove Prospect, Owendale intrusion. Mineralogy and Petrology 40, 289 (1989)
  • Z. Johan: Indium and germanium in the structure of sphalerite: an example of coupled substitution with copper. Mineralogy and Petrology 39, 211 (1998)
  • Z. Johan: Chromite deposits in the Massif du sud ophiolite, New Caledonia: genetic considerations. In: Chromites. Theoprastus Publishers, Athens, 1986, pp. 311-339
  • Z. Johan, E. Oudin, P. Picot: Analogues germanifères et gallifères des silicates et oxydes dans les gisements de zinc des Pyrènèes centrales, France: argutite et carboirite, deux nouvelles espèces minérales. Tschermaks Min. Petr. Mitt. 31, 97 (1983)

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14.03.19

Invitation to a Learned Society plenary lecture open to the public

The Learned Society warmly invites you to a lecture by Prof. RNDr. Martin Loebl, CSc. (Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics): “Paths”
The lecture is to be held on 23 April 2019 from 4:00 pm in rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.

10.03.19

Declaration of support for the student climate strikes

Declaration by the below signed members of the Learned Society and other scientists giving their support for the 15 March 2019 student climate strikes
Declaration (PDF, 36 kB)

04.02.19

Invitation to a Learned Society plenary lecture open to the public

The Learned Society warmly invites you to a lecture by PharmDr. Jitka Palich Fučíková (2nd Faculty of Medicine and Motol University Hospital): “Immunotherapy: the Present and Future”. The lecture is to be held on 19 February 2019 from 4.00 pm in Rooms 205 and 206 of the Czech Academy of Sciences building, Národní 3, Prague 1.