Institute of Technical Sciences of the Serbian Academy of Science and Art (ITS)

 

ITS is a renown scientific institution locally and worldwide, established in 1947 to perform scientific and research work in the field of advance technologies and natural sciences, to investigate their development and promote basic and applied research within them and, in cooperation with public economy or independently, realize the application of its achievements.

First activities in the field of materials have been started in 1974, mainly in physics and sintering technology, to develop today into a modern centre in the field of materials science and engineering with basic programs dedicated to the new materials synthesis by powder processing. Molecular designing, intelligent and functional materials, nanomaterials, biomaterials and ecomaterials are the primary characteristics of the ITS research programs.