Institute of Mathematics CAS

International Conference
in honor of the 80th birthday of Karel Segeth

Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Žitná 25, Prague, Czech Republic
May 11–12, 2023

Karel Segeth


Professor Karel Segeth is a renowned expert in numerical analysis and computational methods. His research interests include adaptive finite element methods, special interpolation operators, a posteriori error estimates, image processing, mathematical models of semiconductors, quadrature formulae, and methods of numerical linear algebra. Karel Segeth has been working in the Institute of Mathematics since 1964. He was director from 1996 to 2004 and we are happy to host a conference on the occasion of his 80th birthday.


A wide variety of mathematical topics including

Conference programme

Programme of the conference can be downloaded here (UPDATED VERSION).


No conference fee is required. Register by sending an e-mail message with your name and affiliation to by April 15, 2023 April 30, 2023 (extended). If you wish to present a talk (approximately 20-30 min.), include also its title. The number of slots is limited, and earlier registrations will be given preference.

Conference photographs

AM2023 conference photo. AM2023 conference Karel.


The conference will be held at the Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Žitná 25, Prague 1
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There is a variety of possibilities in the vicinity of the venue. Please contact us if you need any help.

Programme committee


H. Bílková, M. Křížek
tel.: 222 090 733 (Hana Bílková), 222 090 712 (Michal Křížek)

Previous AM conferences

AM2022 in honor of the 70th birthday of Michal Křížek
AM2018 in honor of the 50th birthday of Jan Brandts and Sergey Korotov
AM2015 in honor of the birthday anniversaries of Ivo Babuška (90), Milan Práger (85), and Emil Vitásek (85)
AM2013 in honor of the 70th birthday of Karel Segeth
AM2012 in honor of the 60th birthday of Michal Křížek