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Non-academic Super Hard Materials


General description


SHM is an SME. Its business model has been based on its own R&D since the very beginning. After 30 years, SHM remains a global leader in preparation of super hard and nanocomposite coatings. It has a team of experts regularly presenting at conferences in Czech Republic and abroad, and publishing articles in renowned international scientific journals – such as Thin Solid Films, Surface & Coating Technology and Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing. SHM holds nine Czech and international patents.

Key research infrastructure

  • The R&D department has industrial and laboratory technological equipment at the disposal as well as a state-of-the-art laboratory which reflects the demands of evaluating thin coatings and substrate materials, including geometry and characteristics of various surfaces.


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Contact us to see if your research project alligns with our priorities and to know more about secondment possibilites in our organisation at the application stage.


2 calls
30 fellowships
30 months