V4 (Czech, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia)



1. Field of cooperation

"Advanced Materials"

This program is a mechanism for formulating and supporting research projects that involve scientists from the V4 countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia) and Japan.

The first Joint Call was implemented in the field of Advanced Materials, encouraging network-building, mutual learning, information exchange and innovation creation on the topic.

Program Officer

2. V4 Funding Agencies

V4 : International Visegrad Fund (IVF)

Czech Republic : Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic (MEYS)

Hungary : Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA)

Poland : National Center for Research and Development of Poland (NCBR)

Slovakia : Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS)

3. Related Workshops

4. Calls for Proposals

Calls for Proposals
Month/YearResearch AreasPress Release
Jan 2015 Advanced Materials Detail

5. Currently in Cooperation

Advanced Materials


Advanced Materials
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in V4
New Generation of InGaN Layers, Quantum Wells and Wires Grown on Vicinal GaN Substrates for Optoelectronics and Photovoltaics Hiroshi Amano, Professor, Nagoya University (Poland) Mike Leszczynski, Head of Epitaxy Lab, Polish Academy of Sciences
(Czech) Holy Vaclav, Professor, Charles University in Prague
Nanophotonics with Metal - Group-IV-Semiconductor Nanocomposites: from Single Nanoobjects to Functional Ensembles Minoru Fujii, Professor, Kobe University (Czech) Jan Valenta, Professor, Charles University in Prague
(Hungary) Ádám Gali, Research Adviser, Research Group Leader, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
(Slovakia) Ivan Štich, Chief scientist, Slovak Academy of Sciences (Poland) Romuald Bartłomiej Beck, Professor, Warsaw University of Technology
Structure-Function Relationship of Advanced Nanooxides for Energy Storage Devices Hisao Suzuki, Professor, Shizuoka University (Slovakia) Vladimír Šepelák, Professor, Slovak Academy of Sciences (Czech) Ladislav Kavan, Professor, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry (Poland) Dariusz Oleszak, Associate Professor, Warsaw University of Technology
Highly Safe GaN Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Transistor Switch Tamotsu Hashizume, Professor, Hokkaido University (Slovakia) Jan Kuzmik, Head of Department, Slovak Academy of Sciences (Poland) Boguslawa Adamowicz, Associate Professor, Silesian University of Technology (Hungary) Lajos Tóth, Senior Research Fellow, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Multi Scale Model of the Laser Dieless Drawing Process of Tubes from Hardly Deformable Magnesium Alloys Tsuyoshi Furushima, Associate Professor,
The University of Tokyo
(Poland) Andrij Milenin, Professor, AGH University of Science and Technology
(Czech) Jiří Němeček, Associate Professor, Czech Technical University in Prague

6. Finished Projects