National research projects


PHOTOKAT:

Photokatalytic active thin films  (noa)




   Objective:

New functional coatings by plasma chemical oxidation among spark discharge on PVD/CVD coated substrates




PLAVAMAS:   

PVD coating of bulk materials (noa)




   Objective:

Principles of plasma supported vacuum evaporation for bulk good finishing




SELOX:

Catalysts for selective oxidation (noa)




   Objective:

New catalyst materials for selective oxidation and total oxidation of hydrocarbons




ANTIBAK:

Development of technical high performance textiles (noa)




   Objective:

Coating of textiles for shading, insulation , electromagnetic Shielding, decoration with antibacterial finish




KOMPLAS:

Innovations in plasma cutting (noa)




   Objective:

Development of wear resistant components for plasma cutting to increase both the cutting performance and cutting edge accuracy using coatings  and composite materials




PARCOAT:

Technology development for continual coating of fibers &hollow balls and manufacturing of innovative high porous materials




   Objective:

Manufacturing of highly porous materials from PVD coated hollow balls or short fibers with innovative properties




DUPLEX:

pilot plant for the nitriding of stainless steel surfaces




   Objective:

Hardening of stainless steel with contemporary preservation of its corrosion resistance




ALVATEC:

New technologies for the glossy surface finishing of aluminium parts




   Objective:

Manufacturing of glossy finished aluminium profiles using a combination of paint and PVD coating