Institute of Environmental Technology
Institute of environmental technology (IET) developed from the university department Centre of environmental technology (CET) in august 2014, when the center gained the status of university institute according to the Act no. 111/1998 Coll. on universities.
In 2019, research infrastructure of Institute of Environmental Technology focused on energy recovery of waste, flue and waste gases cleaning has been included to the Czech Roadmap of Large Infrastructures for Research, Development and Innovation financially supported by Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports.
Research Infrastructure ENREGAT – Energy Waste Recovery and Gas Treatment
IET is a research and educational institute. Professional activities of IET are aimed at:
- thermal methods of waste treatment
- anaerobic digestion of biowastes
- treatment of waste gases and waters
- material utilization of solid residua
- environmental technologies
- modelling of air contaminants spreading
IET participates, together with the faculties, in educational activities, providing accredited study programs. Students of master and doctoral studies, mainly in Process Engineering, Thermal technologies and fuel in industry, Environmental protection in industry, Nanotechnology and others degree programs are involved in research projects.