RAISING THE PRESTIGE
OF CZECH NATION’S SCIENTISTS
We believe that scientific knowledge is the driving force of every successful society. The mission of the Neuron Foundation is to increase the prestige of scientists within the Czech Republic, develop a network of modern patronage and to popularize science.
The laureate of the Neuron Award 2022 for promising scientists in the field of social sciences, Anežka Kuzmičová, received a prestigious ERC Grant worth 1.5 million euros. The five-year research project, which also attracted the scientific council of the Neuron Foundation, focused on children's relationship to information and the way they process facts when reading. With a combination of disciplines, different approaches, and methods, her research is unique, both in the Czech and global contexts.
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scientists awarded since 2009
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He found that so-called antiferromagnets allow data writing up to a thousand times faster than conventional storage media
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