Vilamidir Marik

Vladimir Marik

Professor at Czech Technical University

Vladimír Mařík (1952), Professor of Control Engineering, Scientific Director of the Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics and Cybernetics (CIIRC) of CTU and Vice-Chair of the R&D&I Council of the Czech Republic. He founded the Department of Cybernetics at CTU (1999-2013) -EU Center of Excellence. Since 2013 he is engaged as a Founder, Director and later Scientific Director of CIIRC. He also acted as Director of the Rockwell Automation Research Center (1992-2009). His fields of interest include Pattern Recognition, AI, and Robotics with the focus to industrial needs. He is a author or co-author of 16 books, 160 journal papers and 4 US patents. IEEE Fellow since 2019.