EAGE Local Chapter Czech Republic

EAGE Local Chapter Czech Republic is a society of the EAGE members based in the Czech Republic or being connected to the local community. We organize professional and social meetings.

  • Chairman: Leo Eisner
  • Visechair: Jaroslav Jirků
  • Treasurer: Martin Mityska

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Award ceremony for Vlastislav Červený Student Prize - Friday Dec 8, 13:00 (CEST)
Our Local Chapter invites you for the final award ceremony of the Vlastislav Červený Student Prize to meeting room "Bedřich Smetana" in congress center Innogy, address: Limuzská 3135/12, Praha 10. Entrance through reception and it is possible to use parking.

The ceremony will include awarding of the winners and their short presentations. It is planned to start at 1pm on FRIDAY DEC 8, 2023 and last approximately 90 minutes.
WINNERS OF 2023 Vlastislav Cerveny Prize

Dear colleagues,

Thank you for submission of your high quality MSc. or Bc. thesis to the Vlastislav Červený Student Prize. The commission of evaluators appreciated high quality of all submitted works. The 2024 Prize was the most competitive both in quality and the number of participants.
The winners are:

* The MSc. thesis category MSc. Timothée Delcourt of ETH Zurich (advisor prof. Dr. Andrew Jackson, co-supervisor prof. Dr. Andreas Fichtner) with thesis titled 'Is there no free lunch in low dimensional parameter estimation?'. The commission appreciated the exhaustive approach to the evaluation of Bayesian methods applied to minimization of rough multimodal functions, the innovative development of the likelihood-free algorithms, and not the least, the exceptional quality of presentation of the results.

* The Bc. thesis category Bc. Patrick Pfammatter of ETH Zurich (advisor Dr. Cedric Schmelzbach, additional supervisor MSc Tjeerd Kiers) with thesis titled 'Seismic tomography of an alpine landslide using Distributed Acoustic Sensing'. The commission considered very highly the practical application of large dataset processing and new methods developed for DAS processing.

The winners (thanks to our main sponsor Gas Storage CZ and sponsors EAGE, Seismik s.r.o., G Impuls Praha s.r.o. and Geophysical Institute) will receive 1,000 Euro and 600 Euro (MSc. and Bc., respectively), free EAGE student membership for 2024 and Voucher for an EAGE online learning course.

In addition, the commission decided to award Honorary awards to

* Bc. Barbora Marešová of Faculty of Science, Charles University for Bc. thesis titled 'Geophysical prospection of Early Medieval settlements' (advisor Jan Valenta) appreciating her field work combined with application of geophysics to archeology.
* MSc. Zbyněk Fojt of Faculty of Science of Masaryk University for MSc. thesis titled 'Landslides near Semanín fault between Ústí nad Orlicí and Semanín' appreciating the combination of extensive field work combined with detailed analysis of inputs, data processing and practical aspect of the work.

The honorary award winners will receive the EAGE student membership for 2024.

We will organize the award ceremony in Prague. Once we agree on the date, we will announce it and invite you.

Leo Eisner on behalves of organizers.

Mgr. Jeroným Lešner giving us a presentation on the expedition vulcano Litli-Hrútur. Meeting on 3rd October 2023.
Networking with Dr. Sebastian Uhlemann (left) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Research Scientist. Lecture on 27th February 2023.
Best bachelor thesis of 2019 Jozef Müller (left) with EAGE LC chairman Dr. Leo Eisner