306 14 Pilsen
New Technologies – Research Centre (NTC), is an independent self-financed institute of the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen with the state of the art research facilities and experienced, reliable and dedicated international team of more than one hundred twenty researchers. NTC focuses on basic and applied research, development and innovations mainly in following areas: measuring systems and laser technologies for material surface processing; structural, electronic, magnetic and spectroscopic properties of new technologically perspective materials; membranes, polymer composites; measurement of field temperatures and precise transfer of equipment heat; measurement and simulation of complex fluid flow including transfers of heat; new thin-layer materials (photovoltaic cells), fuel cells, energy storage; biomechanical models of humans, algorithms and software for modelling heterogeneous materials; man-machine interactions and human cognitive enhancement.
NTC systematically supports close cooperation with domestic and international companies also have experience in EU funded programmes.
Laboratory for research on the morphology and surface texture of materials
Laboratory for photolithography
Laboratory for measuring small-angle scattering
Laboratory for thermal analysis
Laboratory for research on technologies based on polymer materials
Laboratory for measuring the efficiency and reliability of hydrogen fuel cells
Laboratory for research on polymer composite materials
Laboratory for research on laser technologies
Laboratory for measurements of thermomechanical processes
Laboratory for measuring thermomechanical properties of materials
Laboratory for research on the optical properties of materials
Laboratory for electron microscopy
Laboratory for diffraction analysis
Laboratory for chemical and physical thin film deposition
Laboratory for research on stationary storage of electrical energy
Laboratory for computational and experimental design of advanced materials with new functionalities
For over fifteen years have our teams provided cutting edge research and interdisciplinary solutions across the entire value chain – from the idea to the prototype. Our researchers have published prestigious articles e.g. in Nature Communications, have patented their solutions and successfully applied innovative technologies and results in various industries around the world. NTC co-operates with dozens of domestic and as well as international industrial companies on solving their technical and technological problems.