Advanced materials and structures (AMAS)
Polish Academy of Sciences - Institute of Fundamental Technological Research (Centre of Mechanics and Information Technology)
mechanics of solids, structures, fluids and biomaterials; engineering acoustics including non-destructive testing methods and ultrasonic applications in medicine; information technology; mechatronics; robotics and ecologically oriented construction engineering.
Physics and Fabrication of Low Dimensional Structures for Technologies of Future Generations (CELDIS)
Polish Academy of Sciences - Institute of Physics
solid-state physics, and in particular the physics of semiconductors and magnetic materials on the nanometer scale.
High pressure: a competitive method for the advancement of multi-disciplinary research and industrial applications (HIGH PRESSURE)
Polish Academy of Sciences - High Pressure Research Center
nitrides technology for blue-light optoelectronics; nanocrystalline ultra-hard materials; pressure-induced structural changes in biological materials and food processing; application of pressure-tuned laser diodes in medicine; synthesis of nanopowders under high pressure in the presence of microwaves.
Stefan Banach International Mathematical Centre of Excellence (IMPAN-BC)
Polish Academy of Sciences - Institute of Mathematics
public-key cryptography and computational number theory; information theory and its applications to physics, finance and biology; mathematical modelling and analysis of cellular populations; non-linear systems and control; mathematics of finance and stochastic control; approximation structures in Banach spaces; symplectic singularities and applications; visual modelling.
Excellence in molecular biotechnology - getting European dimension (EMBEU)
Polish Academy of Science - Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics PAS
molecular modelling of protein structures and protein-protein interactions; new variants of recombinant proteins; molecular studies on plant development; plant-pathogen interactions; plasmid genomics; applied fungal genetics; mitochondrial diseases, etc.
Molecular Biotechnology - Integration of Education and Research (BIER)
Jagiellonian University - The Jan Zurzycki Institute of Molecular Biology
biochemistry; biophysics; cell biology; plant physiology; microbiology and immunology.
Centre for advanced manufacturing technologies (CAMT)
Wroclaw University of Technology - Institute of Production Engineering and Automation
machine tools, robotics & assembly; design methodology; production engineering; manufacturing automation; manufacturing and quality.
Food Safety - a challenge for processing food of plant origin (CENEXFOOD)
Polish Academy of Sciences - Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research - Division of Food Science
safe plant breeding for food processing (influence of environmental factors, etc.); plant material as a source of functional products and ingredients; benefits and risks of food processing; new methodologies to assess the wholesomeness of food.
Designed molecules and macromolecules, their assemblies and biological functions (DESMOL)
Polish Academy of Sciences Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies
asymmetric synthesis of complex organic molecules; NMR techniques of studying molecular structure of biological interest; synthesis of macromolecules with desired topologies leading to materials for high-tech applications ranging from medical diagnostics to electronics; etc.