The Polymer laboratory established by Dr. Milan Lazar at the end of 1962 created the conditions for founding the Polymer Institute in 1967.
The Institute initiated the focused research in polymer chemistry as a part of the chemical research at the Slovak Academy of Sciences. Currently Polymer Institute SAS represents an important research and training center for basic and applied research in the contemporary topics of polymer chemistry. The Institute activities cover four areas: synthesis and characterization, composite polymeric materials, polymeric biomaterials and molecular simulation of polymers.

As a result of the PISAS accreditation for years 2012 – 2015, the international accreditation panel of experts evaluated institute with the highest rating A characterized as “The research is internationally leading within the European context. The institute has demonstrated important contributions to the field and is considered an international player in Europe. “.

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The 23rd annual benefit concert SCIENCE AND ART FOR THE FUTURE will take place in the Mirror Hall of the Primate’s Palace in Bratislava on April 2, 2022 at 5…

28. March 2022

Notice of the election of a member of Scientific Board

Dear colleagues, let me inform you that there will be a Voting of 1 missing member of Scientific Board of the Polymer Institute SAS, which will be held on February 8th,…

20. January 2022

ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS: Market, Trends and Opportunities

Linking research with industry and presenting the results of the Institute of Polymers of the Slovak Academy of Sciences at the International Seminar: Antimicrobial Agents: Market, Trends and Opportunities. More:…

21. June 2021

Useful links

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EPIC: European Partnership for Improved Composites
EsSENce Cost Action CA19118