Project Name:

Nanomaterials and Nanotechnologies for Environment Protection and Sustainable Future






1. 1. 2016

Duration of the second stage:

1. 1. 2020 - 31. 12. 2022

Host Institution:

J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry of the CAS, v.v.i.

Partner Institutions:

Institute of Experimental Medicine AS CR, v. v. i.
Institute of Inorganic Chemistry AS CR, v.v.i.
University of J. E. Purkyně in Ústí nad Labem

Palacký University Olomouc

Technical University of Liberec

Responsible Person:

RNDr. Ing. Martin Kalbáč, Ph.D.

Grant Provider:

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports

Funding Source:

Special purpose aid to the project of large research infrastructure, experimental development and innovation

Main topics of RI NanoEnviCz

WP1 Strategic management of RI

WP2 Science, education, and knowledge transfer

WP3 Creating and design new multifunctional nanomaterials for environment protection

WP4 Heterogeneous catalysis for environmental protection

WP5 Novel nanomaterials and technologies for sustainable production

WP6 Effective photocatalytic technologies

WP7 Nanotechnology for pollutants trapping

WP8 Sensing and monitoring of pollutants

WP9 Toxicity and risks of nanomaterials

Management of the RI NanoEnviCz

Board of Directors

RNDr. Ing. Martin KALBÁČ, Ph.D.

Prof. RNDr. Michal OTYEPKA, Ph.D.

Prof. Ing. Jiřina JÍLKOVÁ, CSc.


Executive Board


Mgr. Jan FILIP, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Ing. Miroslav ČERNÍK, CSc.

Ing. Jan TOPINKA, DrSc.

Ing. Petra ECORCHARD, Ph.D.

Prof. RNDr. PavIa ČAPKOVÁ, DrSc.


International Scientific Board

Prof. Svetlana MINTOVA (Directeur de Recherche, Laboratoire Catalyse & Spectrochimie ENSICAEN, France)

Dr. Rajender S. VARMA (Sustainable Technology Division, National Risk Management Research Agency USA)

Dr. Mária DUŠINSKÁ (NILU – Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Norway)