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Project name:
Environmentally friendly nanotechnologies and biotechnologies in water and soil treatment

Project ID:
TE01020218

Operational program:
TE – Technology Agency of the Czech Republic program to promote the development of long-term cooperation in research, development and innovation between the public and private sectors “Centers of competence”.

Duration: March 2012 – December 2019

Project Manager:
 Prof. RNDr. Radek Zbořil, Ph.D.

Abstract:
The project aims to establish the Center NANOBIOWAT combining capacity of three academic and six industrial entities for purpose of development and implementation of environmentally friendly nanotechnologies and biotechnologies applicable to purification and treatment of a wide range of water including groundwater, drinking, waste and surface water, with possibility of removal of organic, inorganic and microbial contamination . The strategic objective of the project is that THE CZECH REPUBLIC BECAME THE EUROPEAN LEADER IN PURIFICATION AND TREATMENT OF WATER AND SOIL.

Board of Directors:

  • Prof. RNDr. Miroslav Mašláň, PhD. (Palacky University Olomouc)
  • Doc. Ing. Petr Tůma, CSc. (Technical University of Liberec)
  • RNDr. Martin Bilej, DrSc. (Institute of Microbiology, ASCR, v.v.i.)
  •  Ing. Irena Šupíková, Ph.D. (AQUATEST, a.s.)
  • Ing. Robert Raschman (DEKONTA, Inc.)
  • Ing. Martin Teyschl (GEOtest, Inc.)
  • RNDr. Jaroslav Hrabal (MEGA, Inc.)
  • Jiří Crhák (LAC, Ltd.)

Application board:

  • Ing. Jiřina Shrbená (Inova Pro Ltd.)
  • Ing. Stanislav Petrík, CSc. (The Institute for Nanomaterials, Advanced Technology and Innovation, Technical University of Liberec)
  • Doc. RNDr. Jozef Zeman, CSc.. (Department of Geological Sciences, Masaryk University Brno)
  • Ing. Karel Bláha (Department of environmental risks and ecological damage, Ministry of Environment)
  • Prof. RNDr. Vít Voženílek, CSc. (Department of Geoinformatics, Palacky University Olomouc)

Environmentally friendly nanotechnologies and biotechnologies in water and soil treatment