Professores emeriti and awarded honorary degrees

Professores emeriti

prof. Ing. Ivo Serba, CSc.
Degree awarded in 2010

prof. RNDr. Miroslav Novotný, DrSc.
Degree awarded in 2009


Honorary degree

Masaryk University awards honorary degree (abbreviated as "Dr. h.c.") to outstanding personalities, both local and foreign, whose creative contribution to the development of science, culture and art is internationally recognized. Honorary doctorate is awarded in the field of scientific areas pursued at Masaryk University. A proposal to award the honorary doctorate is given by rector and deans of faculties. The proposal is then approved by the Scientific Board of MU.

Thomas A. Henzinger (Austria)
Director of IST Austria
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of computer science awarded on 14. 10. 2015 – photos, speech

Javier Esparza (Spain)
Professor at Technische Universität München
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of computer science awarded on 23. 10. 2009 – photos

Dines Bjørner (Denmark)
Professor at Technical University of Denmark
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of computer science awarded on 11. 6. 2004 – photos

Charles Bennett (The United States)
IBM Center in Yorktown Heights
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of computer science awarded on 12. 11. 1999 – photos

Niklaus Wirth (Switzerland)
ETH Zürich
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of computer science awarded on 12. 11. 1999 – photos

Donald E. Knuth (The United States)
Standford University – computer scientist
Degree Dr.h.c. in the field of mathematics awarded on 7. 3. 1996 – photos