The main objective of the Institute of Physics of Materials of the Czech Academy of Sciences (IPM, AS CR) is to clarify the relationship between the behaviour and properties of materials and their structural and microstructural characteristics.
Zwick/Roell company presents on its website research of material in IPM using creep machines and machines for quasi-static tests at very high temperatures (up to 1600 °C).
Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini from Institute of Biomaterials of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nüremberg and Prof. Ivo Dlouhy from IPM who met recently at the KMM VIN General Assembly in Brussels, reviewed their 25 years of research collaborations.
The Institute of Physics of Materials held a celebratory Symposium on the 12th and 13th of December 2019 on the occasion of presenting the Jaroslav Heyrovsky Medal of Merit in Chemical Sciences to Professor Alan T. Dinsdale, awarded to him by the Czech Academy of Sciences.
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e.V. (DGM), RNDr. Jiří Svoboda, CSc., DSc. was awarded by the Tammann Commemorative Medal.
We use remote access to the world’s first quantum computer accessible to the public. On July 22, 2019, Bc. Ivana Miháliková used a remote access from our institute to the quantum computer IBM Quantum Experience to successfully run her first calculation there.