Department of Multilayers and Nanostructures

Head of Department:  Ing. Matej Jergel, DrSc.

Deputy head:  RNDr. Eva Majková, DrSc.


Research activity:

  • development of planar and patterned thin films and multilayers for applications in X-UV optics, spintronics and sensors
  • synthesis of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles and complex studies of the nanoparticle self‑assembly effects and new phase formation
  • preparation of ordered two- and three-dimensional nanoparticle assemblies and their application in highly sensitive gas detectors and strain gauges
  • development and preparation of organic solar cells employing plasmonic nanoparticles
  • development of technology of preparation of graphene and graphene oxide thin films and their application in photovoltaics and sensors
  • development of superhydrophobic multifunctional coatings
  • electron structure and defects in organic and inorganic semiconductors and hybrid layered systems
  • development and application of advanced X-ray methods and elements of X-ray diffractive optics for characterization of nanostructures and interfaces
  • development of unique laboratory equipments for diagnostics of nanostructures


The department has at disposal an up-to-date technological and diagnostics infrastructure for research in the domain of nanosciences and nanotechnologies that is concentrated in the laboratory cluster Nanolab, including:

  • laboratory of deposition from liquid phase
  • laboratory of ion beam technologies
  • laboratory of PVD deposition
  • laboratory of photovoltaics
  • laboratory of laser beam technologies
  • preparatory chemical and thermal treatment laboratory
  • X–ray laboratory
  • laboratory of optical and spectroscopic techniques
  • laboratory of scanning probe techniques
  • laboratory of electrical and electro-chemical measurements
  • laboratory of magnetic measurements

Scientific staff of DMN

AnnušováAdrianafyziaannsavbask209 107 71
BenkovičováMonikamonika.benkovicovasavbask209 107 77
BodíkMichalmichal.bodiksavbask209 107 71PhD student
BrunováAlicaalica.brunovagmailcom209 107 71PhD student
GmucováKatarínakatarina.gmucovasavbask209 107 62, 209 107 74
HagaraJakubjakub.hagarasavbaskPhD student
HalahovetsYuriyyurij.halahovecsavbask209 107 77
IvančoJánjan.ivancosavbask209 107 61
JergelMatejmatej.jergelsavbask209 107 60head of department
KálosiAnnaanna.kalosisavbaskPhD student
KotlárMário209 107 62
LányiŠtefanstefan.lanyisavbask59410 525
LubyŠtefanstefan.lubysavbask59410 574
MajkováEvaeva.majkovasavbask59410 527, 209 107 63
MrkývkováNaďanada.mrkyvkovasavbask209 107 60
NádaždyVojtechvojtech.nadazdysavbask209 107 61
NádaždyPeterpeter.nadazdysavbask209 107 71PhD student
ShajiAshinashin.shajisavbaskPhD student
SubairRiyasfyziriyasavbaskPhD student
ŠiffalovičPeterpeter.siffalovicsavbask209 107 66
VégsöKarolkarol.vegsosavbask209 107 66