Nanomaterials under development:
  • Filters for purification of air and water
  • Nano-organized adsorbents
  • Nanoparticles of metals
  • Nanoparticles of metal oxides
  • Quantum dots coated with biodegradable and biocompatible polymers
  • Nanocatalysts
Nanotechnologies under development:
  • Catalysis using nanostructured catalysts
  • Adsorption/separation/purification of diverse gas and liquid mixtures using nano-arranged adsorbents
  • Customer synthesis of nanomaterials (metals, oxides, chalcogenides, quantum dots)
Processes under development:
  • Air purification from volatile organic compounds, including N-, S, Cl-containing substances, fatty acids, other oxygenates
  • Gas capture and storage (H2, CO2, SO2, H2S, NO)
  • Remediation of water resources (ground water, sea water, oceanic water, water of rivers and lakes, sewage and industrial water wastes), removal of As, heavy metals (Hg, Cd, Zn, Cu, Ni, Cr etc.), polychlorinated aromatics, including biphenyls, reduction of nitrates and nitrites, removal of sulfates and chlorides
  • Soil remediation (removal of PCBs and other chloroorganic compounds)

Catalytic processes:

  • Hydrogenation of diverse organic compounds, including polymers
  • Dehydrogenation of saturated substrates
  • Partial oxidation of hydrocarbons, alcohols and aldehydes
  • Metathesis of vegetable oils
  • Dechlorination
  • Conversion of lignin and cellulose into low-molecular-weight products
  • Production of hydrogen
  • Complete oxidation of organic compounds