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Significant achievement of Milan Heczko – publication in NATURE28.4.2023
After successfully finishing doctoral program at the IPM, CAS (accredited together with FME BUT in Brno), Dr. Milan Heczko joined as a post-doctoral researcher well-known and very successful group of Prof. Michael J. Mills at The Ohio State University in USA. In collaboration with NASA Dr. Milan Heczko was part of a research team which […]
Jaroslav Polák among Top Scientists for 202228.4.2023
The academic platform Research.com has just published the 2022 Edition of our Ranking of Top 1000 Scientists in the area of Materials Science. Jaroslav Polák have ranked #18 in the Czech Republic.
New Project AddMorePower16.3.2023
The Institute of Physics of Materials was successful together with its partners in the HORIZON call and will implement the project Advanced modelling and characterization for power semiconductor materials and technologies (AddMorePower).
ICMFM – XXI – International Colloquium on Mechanical Fatigue of Metals14.2.2023
The XXI International Colloquium on Mechanical Fatigue of Metals (ICMFM XX) will be held on 22–24 May 2023, at the Institute of Physics of Materials, the Czech Academy of Sciences in Brno, Czech Republic.
Ivo Šulák received the Award of the Czech Academy of Sciences for extraordinary results15.11.2022
Congratulations to Ivo Šulák on the Award of the Czech Academy of Sciences for extraordinary results! He received the award of the Czech Academy of Sciences for research into thermal barrier systems based on zirconium oxide stabilized by yttrium oxide, which are among the most widespread surface treatments used in aircraft engines and land-based energy […]
The technology developed with PBS Velká Bíteš was awarded by Quality Innovation Award12.5.2022
On April 26, 2022, new technology for precision casting of turbocharger impeller castings of První brněnská strojírna Velká Bíteš a.s. was awarded by international Quality Innovation Award, in the category Business Innovations – Large Companies.
Our cooperation with MIT focused on quantum computers10.5.2022
The cooperation of PhD student MSc. Ivana Miháliková with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the field of quantum computers was awarded by a travel fellowship.
IPM have stopped cooperation with Russia4.3.2022
Institute of Physics of Materials clearly condemns the acts of aggression by the Russian Federation against Ukraine. Therefore, we immediately end cooperation on scientific projects with Russia.
Award for lifelong merit for prof. Šob20.1.2022
On 19 January 2022, the Honorary Medal of Ernst Mach for his merits in the physical sciences, was handed over to Professor Mojmír Šob, the world’s leading expert in the field of theoretical physics and solid state chemistry, at the Institute of Physics of Materials.
New microscope for materials research20.1.2022
After two years of preparations, on January 19, 2022, we put into operation a new top transmission electron microscope. At the Institute of Physics of Materials of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Brno, the device with the ability to see individual atoms will be used for research and development of new materials. Even microscopic […]