04.11.21 The drone exhibition in the Czech pavilion at the Dubai EXPO 2020 presents the future of robotics

Visitors to the Czech Republic's pavilion at the EXPO 2020 World Exhibition in the United Arab Emirates have until 14 November 2021 the opportunity to see what forms robots may take a hundred years after the word was first used in Karel Čapek's play R.U.R. Six "aerial robots" from Multi-robot Systems group were at the centre of a gala presentation organised by the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU) on Sunday 31 October 2021 in Dubai. The Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United Arab Emirates, HE Jiří Slavík, personally attended the meeting. To more than sixty guests from the domestic business and academic sphere, he presented the Czech Republic as a partner for business in the field of information technology and a promising destination for study.

15.10.21 A team of CTU researchers and students participated in the exercise of the University of Defence in the military training area Tisá

A team of researchers and students from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of CTU took part in an exercise of the Faculty of Military Health of the University of Defence in the military training area Tisá. The exercise included field tests of a prototype of the Digital Triage Assistant system, discussions with experts in the field of military medical rescue and tests of military equipment related to the Digital Triage Assistant project.

08.10.21 CTU has nine new graduates of the inter-university program Minor - News service - Czech technical university in Prague

On Tuesday, 5 October, a ceremony was held at the Old Town Hall to present certificates to new graduates of the Minor programme. The aim of the inter-university programme is to educate a new generation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) professionals. The Faculty of Electrical Engineering, the Faculty of Information Technology and the Faculty of Social Sciences and the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University are participating in the programme. The event was attended not only by representatives of the association and the individual faculties, but also by the Mayor of Prague Zdeněk Hřib and Prague City Councillor Vít Šimral.

26.09.21 The team of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering won silver at the “Robot Olympics” in the virtual competition and finished sixth in the competition of real robots

The final round of the DARPA Subterranean Challenge organized by the US Department of Defense earned the Czech team performing under the CTU-CRAS-NORLAB banner a podium position in the robot battle in a virtual environment - in a robotic simulator. Among the ten best robotic teams in the world, the team took second place, for which it was awarded $500,000. The results were announced by DARPA on Friday 24 September at a ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.

03.01.21 Doc. Helisová: Probability and Statistics (video course)

The students are introduce to the theory of probability and mathematical statistics. Random events, conditional probability and random variables are defined, examples of the most common random variables are mentioned, and estimating parameters and hypotheses testing is explained. All the computing methods are shown on practical examples.