# Jan Rataj

Born 1962 in Prague

**Qualifications:**

RNDr. (M.Sc. equiv.) in Mathematics, Probability Theory - Charles University, Prague, 1985
CSc. (Ph.D. equiv.) in Mathematics - Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, 1991
Doc. (Ass. Prof. equiv.) in Mathematics, Geometry an Topology - Charles University, Prague, 2000
Professor in Mathematics, Geometry and Topology - Charles University, Prague, 2011
**Affiliations:**

Institute of Geophysics, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Prague, 1987-1990
Mathematical Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, 1990-1991
Faculty of Mathematics an Physics, Charles University, Prague, since 1991
**Stays abroad:**

Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, October 1993 - April 1994
University of Karlsruhe, May - September 2000
Universty of Ulm, February 2005
Universty of Aarhus, March - April 2005
Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, April - June 2012
**Publication activity:** coauthor of 2 monographs, author or coauthor of about 50 research papers

**Teaching activity:** Basic courses on analysis, differential geometry and measure theory, advanced courses on geometric measure theory, convex geometry and point processes

**PhD students:** Tomáš Mrkvička (Ph.D. 2002), Rostislav Černý (Ph.D. 2007), Ondřej Honzl (Ph.D. 2012)

**Other activities:**

Editor in Chief of Commentationes Mathematicae Universitatis Carolinae
Reviewer of Mathematical Reviews