STUBA - Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava

Slovak University of Technology is research oriented university. Research activities of the university are financially secured mainly by grant projects VEGA, APVV and national science and research programmes. The university also takes opportunity to join European science and technology cooperation programmes, searches for and gains additional financial resources from EU programmes, primarily from the Framework Programme of the EU for research and innovation - Horizon 2020. Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava recognizes great potential in extension of communication networks supporting transfer of know-how gained at the university to practice. In the field relevant to the PLAPER project we will use experiences from our Centre of Applied Research of Environmentally Sustainable Polymer Materials STU in Nitra (CEPOMA) for has been built for the research in the field of biodegradable polymers. The Centre is oriented to the verification of technologies of original biodegradable materials for different applications. At present, the Centre is equipped with processing lines, devices and instruments, and is the place of work in the field of plastics research in Slovakia and on European scale. During project realization, all needed equipment and technologies of the project participants will be utilized, as well as new technological lines and equipment installed.