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Michal Smíšek: We deal with the development of robotic systems for the research of planetary surface exploration

Michal Smíšek: We deal with the development of robotic systems for the research of planetary surface exploration

Young and successful Slovak scientist, mathematician and robotic engineer Ing. Michal Smíšek, PhD., works at the German Aerospace Centre (DLR). He deals with the development of robotic systems for the exploration of planetary surface and other hard-to-reach areas for humans such as the ocean floor. He is currently dealing with the research of robotic sensors, i.e. the technological components Read more

Nuclear Energy versus alternative sources

Nuclear Energy versus alternative sources

Which human activity is the most harmful to the environment and the most negatively affecting the climate? This was one of the issues discussed by the guests of the discussion organised during the third day of the Science Film Festival dedicated to the issue of Ecological Energy. Firstly, participants watched documentary films from the cycle Spectrum of Science: Sun, Hay and… Energy, and Fear Read more

Ladislav Hagara: Fungi not just as a hobby

Ladislav Hagara: Fungi not just as a hobby

23. Jun. 2017 • Prírodné vedy

The leading Slovak mycologist, writer and publicist PhDr. Ladislav Hagara, PhD. (1944), comes from Nováky. He graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy of the Comenius University in Bratislava, where he also completed his postgradual studies in publishing. He completed another postgradual studies in Mycology at the Botanical Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, which he concluded by Read more

The European XFEL has potential to provide significant contributions to the challenges of our century

The European XFEL has potential to provide significant contributions to the challenges of our century

09. Jun. 2017 • Technické vedy

The most powerful laser in the world will soon be put into operation and thus available to its users, including the Slovak scientific community. We talked about its benefits and possibilities of use with the XFEL Scientific Director – Thomas Tschentscher.   S. HABRMANOVÁ: At what stage of construction is currently the European XFEL? T. TSCHENTSCHER: Construction of the European XFEL, which Read more

Regular movement and exercising are an elixir of health

Regular movement and exercising are an elixir of health

27. Mar. 2017 • Lekárske vedy

Doc. MUDr. Barbara Ukropcová, PhD. is respected doctor and scientist from the Institute of Experimental Endocrinology BMC of the Slovak Academy of Sciences. She is focusing on the research of systemic and molecular mechanisms of the effects of physical in(activity) on health, as well as the role of exercise in the prevention and treatment of chronic metabolic, cardiovascular, oncological and Read more

Chemistry of Love

Chemistry of Love

25. Nov. 2016 • Chemické vedy

Visitors of the different events that have taken place in the framework of the Week of Science and Technology on the premises of the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, could also enjoy several lectures within a block entitled “Tuesday with Chemistry”. One of them was the lecture of doc. Ing. Peter Szolcsányi, PhD., with an appealing title Chemistry of Love, which was Read more

The Team of the National Centre for Popularisation of Science and Technology in Society within Slovak Centre for Science and Technical Information Received the Award for Science and Technology 2016

The Team of the National Centre for Popularisation of Science and Technology in Society within Slovak Centre for Science and Technical Information Received the Award for Science and Technology 2016

18. Nov. 2016 • Iný

National Centre for Popularisation of Science and Technology in Society within the Slovak Centre for Science and Technical Information was also awarded for the popularisation of science and technology in Slovakia and the coordination of popularisation activities at the national level. The team of employees have been awarded the Award for Science and Technology in the category Populariser of Read more

Employees of the Research & Development Unit of the Electrotechnical Research and Projecting Company, j.s.c., Nová Dubnica Have Also Became the Scientific and Technical Team of 2016

Employees of the Research & Development Unit of the Electrotechnical Research and Projecting Company, j.s.c., Nová Dubnica Have Also Became the Scientific and Technical Team of 2016

18. Nov. 2016 • Technické vedy

Team of employees from the R&D unit of the Electrotechnical Research and Projecting Company, j.s.c. Nová Dubnica under the leadership of Ing. Marek Frank, PhD., have received the Award for Science and Technology 2016 in the category Scientific and Technical Team of 2016. The team has been rewarded for the research, development and implementation of traction equipment for two-system Read more

Dr. Peter Schmeringa: The Most Important Is to Have an Idea That Has Potential in Commercial Use

Dr. Peter Schmeringa: The Most Important Is to Have an Idea That Has Potential in Commercial Use

17. Nov. 2016 • Technické vedy

Since 2015, RNDr. Peter Schmeringa has been the director of R&D at the BIATEC LASER TECHNOLOGY and he is an expert in the field of quantum electronics and optics. He has received the prestigious Award for Science and Technology in the category Lifelong Achievement in Science and Technology for the applied research and prototype development of BIATEC LASER BLT F3 device for the laser micro Read more

Ing. Rastislav Baláž – Personality of Science and Technology Under 35 Years Old

Ing. Rastislav Baláž – Personality of Science and Technology Under 35 Years Old

17. Nov. 2016 • Strojárstvo

Awarded Ing. Rastislav Baláž, PhD., is an expert in the field of military weapon systems and their parts – mechatronics, mechanical engineering, applied mechanics, from the Electrotechnical Research and Projecting Company (EVPÚ), j.s.c. Nová Dubnica. The culmination of the Week of Science and Technology in Slovakia is the awarding of awards for work and achievements in the area of science Read more