Curriculum vitae

doc. Ing. Tomáš Bayer, Ph.D., associate professor.

Department of Applied Geoinformatics and Cartography
Faculty of Science
Charles University
Albertov 6, 128 43 Praha 2

Phone: 00 420 221 951 400,
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1992–1997    Master Study, Czech Technical University in Prague: geodesy and cartography, specialization on mathematical cartography.
2000–2004    PhD Study, Czech Technical University in Prague: specialization on mathematical cartography.
2000–2003    Bachelor Study, Czech Technical University in Prague: pedagogy.


1998–1999    Hydrosoft Praha: GIS specialist.
2000–2004    Secondary school of Geodesy and Land Surveying: Lecturer (CAD & GIS).
since 2005    Department of Applied Geoinformatics and Cartography, Faculty of Science: assistant professor.
since 2010    Department of Mapping and Cartography, Faculty of Civil Engineering.


Mathematical cartography, computational geometry, programming in C++/Java/Python, digital cartography.


Mathematical cartography, automation of cartographic works, computational geometry.

Reaserch topics:

Early map's projection analysis and recognition.
Algorithms for buildings simplification, aggregation/typification/dissolving.
Algorithms for aesthetically pleasant contour lines.
DTM simplifications and advanced analysis.
2.5D triangulations.
Weighted straight skeleton.


Programming languages: C++, Java, Python.
Math software: Matlab, Mathematica, Octave.
GIS/CAD: MicroStation, ArcMap.
Algorithm proposal and analysis.


Snowboarding, cycling, photography.