Basic facts


Institute of Materials and Machine Mechanics Slovak Academy of Sciences belongs to group of institutions founded by the Slovak Academy of Sciences. It has been founded in 1980 as a result of fusion of the Institute of Metallic Materials SAS (founded in 1953) and the Institute of Machine Mechanics SAS (founded in 1956).

Legal status:
The Institute of Materials and Machine Mechanics Slovak Academy of Sciences has been established by Slovak Academy of Sciences in terms of ACT 133/2002 Coll. Article 15 as a legal entity. Slovak Academy of Sciences acts as a founder. According to Article IV of the Foundation charter "Institute of Materials and Machine Mechanics Slovak Academy of Sciences is a legal entity, it is capable independently acquire rights and obligate itself".

Foundation charter (in Slovak)

The statutory representative of the Institute is director. Director signes documents on behalf of the Institute, exclusively.
Director of the Institute is Ing. Karol Iždinský, PhD.

The Institute belongs to state R&D sector.

Organization-ID-No.: 490750
Tax-ID-No.: 2020798835
VAT-ID-No.: SK 2020798835

Financing of the Institute is de-facto non-profit.