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Hello, my name is Pavel Paták and I am studying PhD. programme Algebra, number theory and Mathematical logic at Charles University in Prague. I like skiing, fantasy books, playing the piano and hiking. I also run orienteering. I study German in my free-time.

Latin proverb

Only who asks questions and searches new problems can get a credit from me.

- Solver's seminar
- Algebra (for informatics)
- Solver's seminar (winter term)
- Probabilistic method

- Algebra I
- Řešitelský seminář (with Benjamin Vejnar)

- Combinatorics and graphs I (czech)
- Solver's seminar (czech) (with Michal Szabados and Benjamin Vejnar)
- Probabilistic method
- Linear algebra for informatics (together with Jirka Fink)
- Solver's seminar (with Michal Szabados and Benjamin Vejnar)

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Some people do write lot of papers during their lives. I only hope that someone will make use of that paper in the future.

- Bachelor's thesis (pdf, in Czech)
- Thesis (pdf) (chapters 5 and 6 are beeing revised)
- Programming in Pascal (external link, czech only) (being improved continously)
- CV

Latin proverb

Paper and pencil is all that a mathematician needs to be happy. But if he wants to play, there is a plenty of cool toys.

- Sage
- Number of usel mathematical software in one pack (integral calculation, symbolic manipulation, 2D and 3D drawing, graphs of complex functions). All utilized with a version of the Python language.
- LaTeX
- For writing mathematical texts and articles.
- Kile
- The best LaTeX editor.
- CaRMetal
- Ruler-and-compass constructions, can use macros and save vector/PNG images.
- Archimedes GEO 3D
- 3D drawing tool, make use of recursive macros possible.
- Maxima
- Symbolic manipulation, equations solving, integral computations, etc.
- wxMaxima
- User interface for Maxima
- Octave
- Numerical calculations.
- Vim
- Really all-purpose text editor, which is very tough to get control off. But it allows you to do magic afterwards.
- TeX
- System for type-setting mathematics, it has no predefined macros like LaTeX, so you have to write your own, but in return, you get a better control of your text.

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Well there are many languages and many ways to learn them. Here are some links which I use to improve my language skills.

- Tests and institutions
- German Broadcast
- Deutschland
- Österreich
- Schweiz

- Tests, materials, institutions
- English Broadcast
- Australia
- United Kingdom
- United States of America

Ovidius

The best way to contact me is to write an e-mail. But you can also send me a postcard from a land far far away.

Zlatá Stezka 360

341 92 Kašperské Hory

Czech Republic Phone: (+420) 728 799 168 E-mail: ppatak@seznam.cz