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Masaryk University scientists were analysing Mendel’s DNA in cooperation with the CERIT-SC Center

21 Jul 2022

Scientists from Brno’s Masaryk University  were analysing the DNA of the “father of genetics”, Augustinian friar Gregor Mendel in cooperation with the CERIT-SC Center. The project was held on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Mendel’s birth. The remains of Gregor Johann Mendel were exhumed from the Augustinian tomb in June of last year....


EOSC Roadshow 2022

18 May 2022

We invite you to the first EOSC roadshow in Prague, Brno and Ostrava. We start on 1 June in Prague, continue on 3 June in Brno and conclude on 17 June in Ostrava. As part of a series of lectures we will present: * FAIR data and EOSC concepts in international and national context * the proposed implementation of EOSC in the Czech Republic,...


Invitation to the Workshop on Grid Computing 2022 + Conference e-INFRA CZ

10 May 2022

We would like to invite you to participate in the Grid Computing Seminar - MetaCentre 2022, which will take place on 10 May 2022 in Prague at the Diplomat Hotel. The seminar is part of the e-INFRA CZ 2022 e-Infrastructure Conference, which is organized in cooperation of CERIT-SC, CESNET and IT4Innovations. We...


ENVision: Data-analytical platform for dynamic evaluation of Sentinel-2 data for the Czech Republic

21 Nov 2021

The CERIT-SC Center (Institute of Computer Science of Masaryk University), and the Institute of Global Change Research of the ASCR (CzechGlobe) designed and implemented the first prototype of the ENVision (Environment Vision) data analysis platform, designed for comprehensive environmental assessment and state of (not only Czech) landscape. The main...


KRECon 2021 Invitation

1 Nov 2021

Invitation to the KRECon 2021 conference * Location: National Library of Technology, Prague * Date: 11. -- 12. 11. 2021 * More info and registration at The KRECon Conference is organized by National Library of Technology (NTK) and National Centre for Electronic Information Resources (CzechELib) in cooperation...


Research stakeholders debated development of the data infrastructure in Czechia

23 Sep 2021

On Thursday, 23rd September 2021, a seminar to implement the EOSC (European Open Science Cloud) initiative in the Czech Republic was organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, the National Library of Technology, the e-INFRA CZ large research infrastructure and the Technology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences. The...


EOSC First User Survey Invitation for Czech Scientists

23 Aug 2021

The EOSC Future project wants to develop a European Open Science Cloud that can support the shifting needs of the EU’s research communities. To do so, it is looking to understand the day-to-day work culture and habits of its current and potential users. That’s why it is launching its first user survey. WHO SHOULD RESPOND? The survey welcomes inputs...


The e-INFRA CZ consortium succeeded in the international evaluation of large research infrastructures in the Czech Republic

12 Aug 2021

The e-INFRA CZ consortium achieved the highest possible number of points in the international evaluation of large research infrastructures in the Czech Republic. The consortium consists of three independent infrastructures: CESNET, IT4Innovations and CERIT SC. The evaluation highlighted the progress made in merging these infrastructures and the resulting...


Summer schools of statistical methods invitation

9 Jun 2021

* Are you working on research? * Do you plan and evaluate experiments? * Are you writing a dissertation? * Do you teach statistics? … Do you want to work with data easier? We cordially invite you for the 15th year Summer schools of statistical methods Dates: * full-time August 23 - 27,...


Invitation to the Grid computing workshop 2021

21 Apr 2021

Invitation to the Grid computing workshop 2021 * Location: online * Date: 21. 4. 2021 (conference 20. - 22. 4. 2021) * Language: Czech AGENDA: In the first part of our seminar, there will be lectures on news in MetaCentrum, CERIT-SC and IT4Innovation. In addition, our national activities in the European Open Science Cloud will be presented...


Artificial intelligence helps in the fight against COVID-19 disease

27 Jul 2020

Researchers at CERIT-SC, MUNI, and FNUSA-ICRC used their own CoverDock software to test several drugs that could block the virus. The global pandemic of COVID-19 has affected the lives of millions of people around the world. Health research teams have often radically changed their plans, devoting much of their capacity to research the disease...


EOSC Landscaping Webinar Invitation

18 Jun 2020

On Tuesday, June 23, the EOSC Landscaping webinar will be held on the issue of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) and recently completed EOSC Landscaping and its results in the Czech Republic. The main topic will be acquaintance with the results of the EOSC survey among Czech research infrastructures, e-infrastructures and science funders. The...


CERIT-SC assists in mapping the collective immunity of COVID-19

11 May 2020

Czech e-infrastructure is offering ICT services for Covid-19 related studies Together with ELIXIR CZ and the CESNET association, we contributed to the provision of powerful computer technology, know-how and storage infrastructure for data processing for the study of collective immunity SARS-CoV-2-CZ-Preval in the Czech population. In the light...


Melasa -- development of the tool for computing of elastic properties of nano-composites

28 Apr 2020

In cooperation with the Institute of Physics of Materials ASCR we developed a Melasa tool ( for computing of elastic properties of nano-composites. Our tool implements a linear-elasticity method of M. Grimsditch and F. Nizzoli. It computes anisotropic elastic properties of coherent nano-composites using matrices of elastic...


Center CERIT-SC supports the fight against COVID-19

23 Mar 2020

With the novel COVID-19 Coronavirus, the world is experiencing a variety of challenges. Researchers are working day and night, analysing the outbreak. Therefore we are proud to announce offering CERIT-SC cloud resources to support researchers access to datasets relevant to the ongoing investigations on the COVID19. We started to support the so-called...


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