CESNET (Czech Republic)
Josef Vojtěch was born in 1977. He received with honors M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering, B.Sc. degree in pedagogy and Ph.D. degree in all optical networking from the Czech Technical University, Prague, in 2001, 2003 and 2009 respectively. Since 2003, he has been with Optical networks project of Research and Development Department of CESNET, a.l.e., where he is responsible for development of open family of photonic devices. He holds 7 patents and utility models and co-authors others. He is a member of IEEE and OSA. In 2007 he received the Research price of the Czech minister of education.