Prof. Milan Kálal, RIP.

Doc. Ing. Milan Kálal, CSc. passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2020. Prof. Kálal was great friend and supporter of the EXTATIC EMJD network and selflessly provided it much support in recent years. Prof. Kálal was Dean at the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering and belonged to the Department of Physical Electronics, Czech Technical University in Prague. His research interests included Laser-Plasma Interactions and Diagnostics, High Power Lasers, Inertial Confinement Fusion and Capillary X-ray Lasers. He led and was a member of many international collaborations. He published over 100 technical papers and book chapters along with very many conference contributions. 

Prof. Kálal was cremated on April 30th, 2020 at the Motol University Hospital. We express our sincere sympathies to his family, friends and colleagues.

Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílís.

John Costello on behalf of the EXTATIC EMJD Network.

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