Name: Nanomaterials and Nanotechnologies for Environment Protection and Sustainable Future

Institution: J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Coordinator: doc. RNDr. Ing. Martin Kalbáč, Ph.D.,


NanoEnviCz integrates the capacities of several research organisations in the Czech Republic in the field of multi-disciplinary research in a wide range of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies. The portfolio of NanoEnviCz equipment and expertise provided by NanoEnviCz covers various research areas of nanomaterials and nanocomposites such as materials for environmental protection and related applications. NanoEnviCz services include the controlled synthesis of nanostructured materials, their complex chemical, structural, morphological and surface characterization, optimization of their functional properties, monitoring of their potential toxicity and environmental hazards and development of their applications for advanced technologies. NanoEnviCz creates an effective multipurpose platform for partner research organisations involved in the structure as well as for external users from the academic community and from the industrial sphere, as well as the state administrative bodies of the Czech Republic. NanoEnviCz provides open, centralized access to all capacities of this distributed research infrastructure for both domestic and international users.