Institute of Scientific Instruments of the CAS, v.v.i. (ISI) is a public research institution upon Act No. 341/2005 Coll.
ISI goals are to perform scientific research, contribute to the utilization of its research and provide research infrastructure.

Main areas of ISI research are

  • magnetic resonance,
  • electron microscopy and microanalysis,
  • utilization of lasers,
  • acquisition and processing of biosignals,
  • construction of scientific instruments and their parts,
  • improvement and utilization of special technologies.

Activity of ISI

  • contributes to raising the level of knowledge and education,
  • contributes to the utilization of the results of the scientific research,
  • acquires, processes and disseminates scientific information,
  • issues scientific publications,
  • provides scientific assessments, professional opinions, and recommendations,
  • provides consulting and advisory services.

ISI cooperates with

  • universities within doctoral study programmes and training of young scientists,
  • foreign institutions within joint research projects, exchange of scientific information, and organization of scientific meetings,
  • other research and professional institutions,
  • partners from industry.