Central European Institute of Technology - Brno University of Technology (CEITEC BUT) is an independent institute at Brno University of Technology which was established within the framework of the CEITEC - Central European Institute of Technology. CEITEC includes the leading Brno universities and two research institutes who joined forces in order to establish a centre of scientific excellence. Director of the CEITEC BUT is Prof. Radimír Vrba.
CEITEC BUT constitutes the key element of a world-class research infrastructure at University Campus of Brno University of Technology in Pod Palackeho vrchem opened in 2016, providing state-of-the-art equipment and ideal conditions for basic and applied research, especially in the area of material sciences.
CEITEC priorities include providing an international dimension in research cooperation as well as ensuring its interdisciplinary character. Core Facilities become an interconnecting element among various research disciplines, as they creating a perfect base for addressing interdisciplinary questions in the fields of advanced nanotechnologies, microtechnologies and advanced materials.