Welcome to the Center for Physical Sciences and Technology (FTMC), the largest scientific research institution in Lithuania. At FTMC, we specialize in carrying out unique fundamental research and technological development works in the fields of:
- Optoelectronics, Environmental technologies
- Laser technologies
- Sustainable chemistry
- Nano engineering
- Textile technologies
Our goal is to generate and capitalize on scientific knowledge in applied physics, chemistry, and technological sciences, promoting the evolution of the high-tech industry.
Our main activity is to carry out fundamental and applied research, as well as experimental investigations in the fields of physics, chemistry, and technologies. We strive to provide research that is of utmost importance to the state, society, and business. Our values of scientific excellence, versatility, and flexibility, broad but balanced spectrum of research, knowledge and mind, effectiveness, and networking are at the core of everything we do.
At FTMC, we don't just focus on innovative science, but also high technologies that are expedient for business and society needs. We are committed to advancing scientific knowledge, promoting innovation, and contributing to the development of the high-tech industry. Thank you for considering FTMC for your research and development needs.
Services and methodologies
At FTMC, we offer a wide range of research and development services in various fields. Our expertise in Optoelectronics, Environmental technologies, Laser technologies, Sustainable chemistry, Nano engineering, and Textile technologies enables us to provide innovative and effective solutions to complex challenges.
Our services include:
We can conduct feasibility studies to evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of a project. This includes assessing the technical requirements, risks, costs, and benefits of a project to help clients make informed decisions.
We can develop and test proof-of-concept prototypes to demonstrate the technical feasibility of a project. This includes designing, building, and testing prototypes to evaluate their performance and potential for further development.
We can develop and optimize prototypes to meet specific technical requirements. This includes designing, building, and testing prototypes to validate their performance and prepare them for production.
Testing and validation
We can provide testing and validation services to ensure that products and prototypes meet the required standards and specifications. This includes conducting various types of tests, such as environmental, mechanical, and electrical testing, to verify product performance and safety.
We can provide consulting services to support clients in various aspects of research and development. This includes advising on technical and strategic issues, providing training and support, and facilitating collaboration and partnerships.
Our approach to research and development is characterized by:
We use advanced technologies and tools to support our research and development work. This includes state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, as well as cutting-edge software and data analysis tools.
We work closely with clients to understand their needs and goals, and to develop customized solutions that meet their requirements. We also collaborate with other research institutions, universities, and businesses to access complementary expertise and resources.
Rigorous quality control
We maintain strict quality control processes throughout the research and development process to ensure that our work meets the highest standards of accuracy, precision, and reproducibility.
Specialized equipment and facilities
We have specialized equipment and facilities that enable us to conduct research and development in various fields. This includes clean rooms, chemical synthesis and analysis laboratories, microscopy and imaging facilities, and prototyping and testing workshops.
Overall, our research and development services are designed to provide innovative and effective solutions to complex challenges in various fields. We are committed to delivering high-quality results, collaborating closely with clients, and advancing scientific knowledge and innovation.
Benefits and Value Proposition
At FTMC, we provide innovative and effective research and development solutions to help businesses and organizations achieve their goals. By working with us, you can benefit from:
Expertise and experience
Our team of scientists and engineers has extensive expertise and experience in various fields of research and development. This includes Optoelectronics, Environmental technologies, Laser technologies, Sustainable chemistry, Nano engineering, and Textile technologies, as well as other areas of applied physics, chemistry, and technological sciences.
We work closely with clients to understand their needs and goals, and to develop customized solutions that meet their requirements. Whether you need feasibility studies, proof-of-concept prototypes, prototype development, testing and validation, or consulting services, we can provide tailored solutions to meet your needs.
Advanced technologies and facilities
We have access to advanced technologies and facilities that enable us to conduct research and development in various fields. This includes state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, as well as cutting-edge software and data analysis tools. Our specialized equipment and facilities allow us to work with technology readiness levels 1-9, from basic research to commercialization.
We collaborate closely with clients, as well as with other research institutions, universities, and businesses, to access complementary expertise and resources. This enables us to deliver comprehensive and integrated solutions that address complex challenges in various fields.
Rigorous quality control
We maintain strict quality control processes throughout the research and development process to ensure that our work meets the highest standards of accuracy, precision, and reproducibility. This ensures that our clients receive high-quality and reliable results that meet their expectations.
Overall, our value proposition is based on our ability to provide customized, innovative, and effective research and development solutions that address complex challenges in various fields. Our expertise, experience, and advanced technologies and facilities enable us to deliver high-quality results that meet the needs of our clients.
Fields of Interest
As mentioned, our research and technology developments contribute to Aerospace, Healthcare, IoT,
Defence, Society well-being and Ecology.
At FTMC, we specialize in research and technological developments in a range of fields, including:
Optoelectronics: Our scientists have extensive experience in developing and characterizing quantum cascade lasers, molecular beam epitaxy growth, photovoltaics R&D, electronic devices development, and Terahertz (THz) applications. We have achieved significant milestones in this field, including the development of vide wavelength QCL wafer growth, 3,5 3,7 8,4 and 11-micron emission wavelength QCL lasers, and THz spectrometers.
Environmental technologies: Our expertise in this field includes environmental monitoring, microplastic studies, air pollution assessment, pollution prevention technologies, aerosol R&D, and indoor air quality. Our team has developed the mercury analyzer "Gardis," which is widely recognized for its effectiveness.
Laser technologies: We have extensive experience in ultra-fast system development, laser processing, additive manufacturing, optical coatings, laser deposition systems, welding and cutting, remote sensing, and laser communication.
Sustainable chemistry: Our team has expertise in developing green hydrogen generation, new catalysts, CO2 recycling, material analysis, chemical composition determination, tribology, lubricant research, chemical coatings, and natural compound research.
Nano engineering: Our team specializes in developing sodium batteries, biosensors, molecular research, magnetic material R&D, computational analysis, metrology, and corrosion research.
Textile technologies: We offer services in eco-textile development, smart textile development, protective textile development, and textile testing and accreditation.
We have had successful collaborations with various industries and organizations, including the Lithuanian photonics industry sector, the European Space Agency, and the Lithuanian defense forces.
If you're interested in learning more about our services or discussing potential collaborations, please contact our Innovation Manager, Karolis Stašys, via email at email@example.com
or via phone at +37062985166.
How to Engage With Us
At FTMC, we are always looking for new and exciting research and development opportunities in various fields. Whether you are a startup, a small or medium-sized business, or a large corporation, we can help you turn your ideas into reality.
To start the conversation, please contact our Innovation Manager, Karolis Stašys, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at +37062985166. Karolis has extensive expertise and experience in various technological and scientific fields, and can consult with you to understand your needs and goals.
We offer free consultation services to potential partners to help them develop accurate user specifications. During this stage, we will work with you to understand your needs and goals, and to identify the best research and development solutions to meet your requirements.
Timeline and pricing
The timeline for research and development projects depends on the size and complexity of the project. For incremental or IoT projects, the timeline is typically 6-12 months, while for breakthrough developments and creating completely new products, the timeline can be 3-5 years.
Pricing for our research and development services varies depending on the complexity of the project and the technology readiness level (TRL) that we want to achieve. As a rough estimate, one year of research and development with a team of 3-4 scientists costs around 138,900 Euros (excluding VAT).
We value collaboration and partnerships, and work closely with our clients to ensure that we meet their needs and goals. We are always looking for new research and development opportunities, and welcome collaborations with businesses, universities, research institutions, and other organizations in various fields.
If you are interested in working with us, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you and exploring new possibilities for research and development together.