Tallinna Tehnikaulikool - Tallin University of Technology
Department of Materials Science
Ehitajate tee, 5
Description of organization
Tallinn University of Technology (TUT) is the only technological university in Estonia and the flagship of Estonian engineering and technical education. TUT is also a research university where discoveries are transferred into studies and the real life through knowledge. TUT has cooperation projects with top universities (Stanford, Berkeley, MIT, Harvard, etc.), scientists and companies (e.g. Microsoft, Google, IBM, ABB, etc.). One aim of TUT is to increase the international dimension in its studies, research and development activities.
The Department of Materials Science (DMS) of TUT counts 41 high level scientists and 12 doctoral and postdoctoral students. About 60 patents have been received by DMS in the field of solar energy materials and devices. The DMS is a National Centre of Excellence in High-technology materials for sustainable development” and Analytical SEM”. DMS also leads national research programmes in the field of solar energy materials research