MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES

Reference number
CO/6343
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
photonic devices
optical characterization
semi-insulating semiconductors
non-linear phenomena
photorefractive materials
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NANOTECHNOLOGY

The Laboratory of Photonic Devices (LPD) is a part of a larger research facility, the Laboratory of Teleinformatic Technologies and Photonics within the Faculty of Electrical Engineering. It is a facility where specialists pursue research on modern optical materials and devices. LPD’s research activities are mainly focused on applications of non-linear optical phenomena for fully optical signal processing, which include:

Reference number
CO/1407
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
polymer nanocomposites
thermoplastic elastomers
rubber
polyolefin
multiphase polymer systems
in situ polymerization
materials processing
bio-based materials
structure-property relationships
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

The Institute of Materials Science and Engineering (IMSE) research activities are mainly focused on the following:

  • Innovative multifunctional polymer-based nanocomposites prepared via in situ polymerization [polymer matrix nanocomposites containing organic (carbon nanotubes, graphene derivatives and the mixture of both) and inorganic (clays (MMT), POSS etc.]; investigation of the influence of nanofiller addition on the morphology and phase structure of polymers and composites

Reference number
CO/0443
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
Machine tool dynamics
control systems
machine vision
micromilling
modal analysis
industrial operation scheduling
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NANOTECHNOLOGY

Researcchers at the Institute of Manufacturing Engineering (IME) specialise in the construction and analysis of machines tools, machining technology and organization and scheduling of industrial operations. The major research areas include:

  • Dynamics of machine tools and cutting process;

  • Control algorithms for machine tool drives;

  • Modelling static and dynamic properties of machine tools;

Reference number
CO/5424
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
nanomaterials
thermodynamics
modelling
manufacturing
kinetics
catalysis
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

Department of New Materials and Catalysis comprises a group of specialists working primarily on:

  • innovative, nanocrystalline, multifunctional materials (nanomaterials, nanocatalysts, metal composites);

  • formation of nanostructrural nitrides, carbides and oxides of metals via gaseous technique (MeN, MeC, MeO, Me - e.g. Fe, Co, Mo);

  • production of nanostructural catalysts using self-developed annealing and melting technologies;

Reference number
CO/9953
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
crystal growth
Czochralski method
high pressure
laser matrices
phosphors
scintillators
structure
XRD
optical spectroscopy
dielectric
magnetic
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

 The Optoelectronics Group (OG) is a team of physicists interested in advanced spectroscopy applied to solid state physics based on known and new materials for optoelectronics. The OG research is primarily focused on:

  • new crystal materials for laser matrices, phosphors and scintillators obtained by the Czochralski growth method (e.g. molybdates, tungstates, molybdato-tungstates);

  • new nanopowders for optoelectronics (double tungstates, phosphates);

Reference number
CO/2537
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
mechanical systems
multi-bolted connections
foundation bolted joints
contact joints
finite element method
active thermography
mechanical measurements
optical measurements
thermal measurements
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

Researchers of the Division of Machine Design Fundamentals (DMDF) are a group of experienced specialists working in the field of investigations on complex mechanical structures. The DMDF research activities focus mainly on the following issues:

  • FE-modelling of mechanical systems (such as multi-bolted connections, foundation bolted joints),

  • FE-modelling of machine temperature fields and thermal expansion values,

Reference number
CO/0045
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
building physics
thermographic and blower door tests
building materials
SEM and EDS analysis
mercury porosimetry
strength tests
heat and moisture tests
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

The Department of Building Physics and Building Materials (DBFBM) groups specialists working primarily on:

  • innovative cement based materials,

  • the influence of admixtures and additives on properties of mortars and concretes,

  • testing physical and mechanical properties of various kinds of building materials,

  • capillarity and sorption of building materials,

Reference number
CO/1670
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
UV-technology
pressure-sensitive adhesives
acrylics
UV-crosslinkable
dental materials
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

The International Laboratory for Adhesive and Self-Adhesive Materials (ILASAM) is the first-of-the-kind laboratory in Poland, employing highly qualified specialists with research, development, application and industrial experience in adhesive and self-adhesive materials.

The International Laboratory for Adhesive and Self-Adhesive Materials (ILASAM) is focused on research, development, application, and cooperation with Polish and internationals companies. We have developed commercial products for BASF, Novamelt and Dyneon.

Reference number
CO/4276
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
Machine tool dynamics
modal analysis
vibration
measurements
high speed camera
vibrometry
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

Researchers at the Department of Mechatronic Systems (DMS) specialise in construction and analysis of static and dynamic properties of machine tools, machining technology and in a wide area of measurement applications. The major research areas include:

  • Dynamics of machine tools and cutting process,

  • Modelling of static and dynamic properties of machine tools,

  • Accuracy and repeatability tests of machine tools,

  • Diagnostics of machines,

Reference number
CO/4008
Type of partner
UNIVERSITY
Keywords
vacuum packaging
modified atmosphere packaging
active and intelligent packaging
packaging materials testing
effects of gas mixture composition on stored food quality
polymer extrusion
injection and recycling
Industry
MATERIALS & NEW PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
NANOTECHNOLOGY

The Centre of Food Packaging, Polymer Processing and Recycling Technology is an interdisciplinary group of specialists working within the Department of Food Industry Processes and Machinery. The research concerns primarily:

  • vacuum and modified atmosphere packaging, with a particular application to food products (fresh vegetables, bread etc.);

  • packaging materials and technology;

  • active substances and indicators for and food product intelligent packaging systems;