Our values

Curiosity, Creativity, Clarity, Integrity, Impact & Inspiration



We improve lives and solve the world’s toughest challenges through collaborative research, powerful innovation and conceptual education. We bring together talented people from around the world to achieve major scientific advances for humankind.


Need to power-up your watch by your sweat or body heat? To monitor your health with a smart patch that releases therapeutics when needed? Our Flexible Electronics team is onto it!

Need to send a file to Mars in ~3 minutes and 3D-print it there? With bio-printing we can someday beam you up, too, Scotty! Our 3D Printing team is onto it!

Need to turn air into fuel and alcohol? Imagine turning greenhouse CO2 into fuel by using powerful catalysts, sunlight and some renewable electrical energy? Our PhotoElectroChemical Conversion team is onto it!

Need microrobots and nanorobots that can brush your teeth, perform nanosurgery or clean pollutants from a lake? These micro and nanorobots can talk to each other. We redefine machine intelligence. Our Microswimmers team is onto it!

Press & Media


Martin Pumera Among the Most Cited Scientists in the World

Last year, a group of authors associated with PLoS Biology, Elsevier and Stanford University published a list of 2% of… Read more »


Fantastic Voyage - Czechia is nano

Read Martin Pumera's interview for Forbes.cz.Find the full interview here.. Read more »


Our story in Materials Today: Platinum compound senses new…

Rohaizad’s paper is featured in an article in Materials Today magazine. "Platinum’s prowess in catalysis and… Read more »


Article in New Scientist magazine on our Microrobots made from…

Some good news in this maelstrom of bad news on closed borders: See article in @newscientist on Microrobots made from… Read more »