Czech Learned Society elects UT Austin professor as honorary member

     The Czech Learned Society elected Dr. Ivo M. Babuska, professor of aerospace engineering and engineering mechanics at The University of Texas at Austin, as an honorary foreign member. The members of the society are chosen from foremost Czech scientists as well as prominent foreign scientists. Babuska was recognized for his lifetime contributions.

     Babuska's research involves creating the fundamental equations for fabricating computer models of engineering problems ranging from aircraft design to oil well infrastructure.