President at Slovak National Center of Robotics
Frantisek Duchon is a university professor at the largest Slovak technical university. He works in the field of robotics and cybernetics. He is currently the President of the Slovak National Center of Robotics and the Director of the Digital Innovation Hub Science City. He is the author of more than 200 publications mainly on robotics, including 3 textbooks, several dozen impacted publications, 11 patents or discoveries, etc. He currently has nearly 600 Web of Science citations to his work. He led more than 100 students during their final theses, including 3 PhD students. In 2020, together with his team, he was a finalist of the KUKA Innovation Award among the top five teams from all over the world.