Nanotechnology at TUL

We investigate and prepare nanomaterials for a better world

Biomedical applications

We fight infection with nanomaterials. We test tissue carriers and antibacterial properties of materials.


We synthesize organic substances, prepare nanoparticles and modify nanomaterials for use in medicine.
Tým nanochemie

Research in nanomaterials is focused at the Institute for Nanomaterials, Advanced Technologies and Innovation TUL.

Our nanoworld (in Czech) – a document about nanomaterials


Awarded student work


Top 15 most cited articles from the last 15 years

  1. ADOLPH, C., M.G. ALEKSEEV, V.Yu. ALEXAKHIN, et al. 2012. II – Experimental Investigation of Transverse Spin Asymmetries in μ-p SIDIS Processes: Sivers Asymmetries. Physics Letters B 717 (4–5): 383–89.
  2. ALEKSEEV, M.G., V.Yu. ALEXAKHIN, Yu. ALEXANDROV, et al. 2010. The Spin-Dependent Structure Function of the Proton G1p and a Test of the Bjorken Sum Rule. Physics Letters B 690 (5): 466–72.
  3. ALEKSEEV, M.G., V.Yu. ALEXAKHIN, Yu. ALEXANDROV, et al. 2010. Quark Helicity Distributions from Longitudinal Spin Asymmetries in Muon–Proton and Muon–Deuteron Scattering. Physics Letters B 693 (3): 227–35.
  4. ČERNÍK, Miroslav, a Vinod Vellora Thekkae PADIL. 2013. Green Synthesis of Copper Oxide Nanoparticles Using Gum Karaya as a Biotemplate and Their Antibacterial Application. International Journal of Nanomedicine, únor, 889.
  5. EL-TEMSAH, Yehia S., Alena SEVCU, Katerina BOBCIKOVA, et al. 2016. DDT Degradation Efficiency and Ecotoxicological Effects of Two Types of Nano-Sized Zero-Valent Iron (NZVI) in Water and Soil. Chemosphere 144 (únor): 2221–28.
  6. FILIP, Jan, František KARLICKÝ, Zdeněk Marušák, et al. 2014. Anaerobic Reaction of Nanoscale Zerovalent Iron with Water: Mechanism and Kinetics. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (25): 13817–25.
  7. KLIMKOVA, Stepanka, Miroslav CERNIK, Lenka LACINOVA, et al. 2011. Zero-Valent Iron Nanoparticles in Treatment of Acid Mine Water from in Situ Uranium Leaching. Chemosphere 82 (8): 1178–84.
  8. KOSTAKOVA, Eva, Laszlo MESZAROS, a Jan GREGR. 2009. Composite Nanofibers Produced by Modified Needleless Electrospinning. Materials Letters 63 (28): 2419–22.
  9. MICKOVA, Andrea, Matej BUZGO, Oldrich BENADA, et al. 2012. Core/Shell Nanofibers with Embedded Liposomes as a Drug Delivery System. Biomacromolecules 13 (4): 952–62.
  10. MUELLER, Nicole C., Jürgen BRAUN, Johannes BRUNS, et al. 2012. Application of Nanoscale Zero Valent Iron (NZVI) for Groundwater Remediation in Europe. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 19 (2): 550–58.
  11. REZANKA, Pavel, Klara NAVRATILOVA, Michal REZANKA, et al. 2014. Application of Cyclodextrins in Chiral Capillary Electrophoresis. Electrophoresis 35 (19): 2701–21.
  12. SERA, Božena, Petr Spatenka, Michal Sery, Naděžda Vrchotova, a Iveta Hruskova. 2010. „Influence of Plasma Treatment on Wheat and Oat Germination and Early Growth". IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 38 (10): 2963–68.
  13. SEVCU, Alena, Yehia S. EL-TEMSAH, Erik J. JONER, a Miroslav CERNIK. 2011. Oxidative Stress Induced in Microorganisms by Zero-Valent Iron Nanoparticles. Microbes and Environments 26 (4): 271–81.
  14. WACLAWEK, Stanislaw, Holger V. LUTZE, Klaudiusz GRUBEL, et al. 2017. Chemistry of Persulfates in Water and Wastewater Treatment: A Review. Chemical Engineering Journal 330 (prosinec): 44–62.
  15. YENER, F., a O. JIRSAK. 2012. Comparison between the Needle and Roller Electrospinning of Polyvinylbutyral. Journal of Nanomaterials 2012: 839317.