Awards

Dr. Václav Petříček has received the Barrett Award

Abstract

Václav Petříček has received the Charles Barret Award for development of the theory of incommensurately modulated and composite structures, for utilizing this theory in the computing system Jana2006 and for development of an archiving system of aperiodic structures in the database Powder Diffraction FileTM.

Nobel Prize in Physics 2013

Abstract

The Nobel Prize is connected to the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles.