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Emeritus Fellows of the Learned Society

Hampl Martin

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1940
Area, specialization: social geography
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

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Hejdánek Ladislav

prof., PhDr.
* 1927
Area, specialization: philosophy
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

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Holeček Jaroslav

prof., Ing., DrSc.
* 1933
Area, specialization: inorganic chemistry, chemistry of organometallic compounds
Admission: 2003

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Holländer Pavel

prof., JUDr., DrSc.
* 1953
Area, specialization: theory and philosophy of law, constitutional law
Admission: 2003

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Jařab Josef

prof., PhDr., CSc., Dr.h.c.
* 1937
Area, specialization: literary science, criticism and literary history
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

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Klápště Jan

Doc., PhDr., CSc.
* 1949
Area, specialization: archaeology of the middle ages
Admission: 2003

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Kowalski Oldřich

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1936
Area, specialization: differential geometry
Admission: 1998

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Peřina Jan

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1936
Area, specialization: theory of coherence, quantum, statistical and non-linear optics
Admission: 1995

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Spunar Pavel

prof., PhDr., CSc.
* 1928
Area, specialization: theory and history of culture
Admission: 1996

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Stárka Luboslav

prof., MUDr., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1930
Area, specialization: pathological physiology
Admission: 1997

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Šroubek Zdeněk

Ing., DrSc.
* 1932
Area, specialization: solid phase physics
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

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Švejnar Jan

prof., Dr.
* 1952
Area, specialization:
Admission: 2011

Ženíšek Alexander

prof., RNDr., DrSc.
* 1936
Area, specialization: mathematics, methods of finite elements
Admission: 1994 (founding member)

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News

25.07.19

Luboš Perek is celebrating his 100th year

Founding fellow of the Learned Society and its doyen, astronomer doc. RNDr. Luboš Perek, DrSc, is celebrating his 100th birthday on 26 July 2019. He is an indelible part of history as the person who helped define cosmic space, he was the first to point out the issue of cosmic waste and was also a teacher to the most important Czechoslovak astronomers. Let us express our respect and admiration of the extraordinary scientific career of a person who worked tirelessly and continues to work. The Learned Society wishes Mr Perek health, optimism and joy in the oncoming years.

23.07.19

The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic has appealed to the Hungarian President to support academic freedom

On Friday 19 July the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the Learned Society of the Czech Republic sent a letter to Hungarian President János Ánder, in which they state their concerns regarding the situation in respect to management and funding of scientific activities in Hungary. An act, according to which not the Academy of Sciences, but a thirteen-member political committee, will decide on research, funding of scientific activities and establishment or closure of scientific workplaces, will come into force on 1 September.

07.07.19

The loss of Learned Society Fellow prof. Josef Koutecký

We regret to inform that prof. Josef Koutecký, a fellow of the Learned Society, a renowned physician and the founder of paediatric oncology in this country, passed away on 5 July 2019 at the age of 88. He founded paediatric oncology here in 1964 and a separate paediatric oncology department was then established at the Faculty Hospital in Motol, Prague in 1978.