FZU is a public research institution which carries out basic and applied research in physics. FZU‘s mission is to understand and explain the basic phenomena and processes of this world and to respond to current scientific and technical challenges of society. Our scientists’ research activities have been an integral part of European as well as global research in physics. Our workers participate in projects funded by national and international programmes and contribute to technological progress and innovation in the industry. The activities of FZU have involved strategic management of the institution in the area of Human Resources, international cooperation, cooperation with industry and the promotion and popularization of science. More information about the vision, mission, values and scientific programme of the FZU are available below.