Science and research
The Geology Institutes of the Faculty of Science of Charles University is the only university workplace in the Czech Republic that performs research in the entire spectrum of fields of the geological sciences, from the basic disciplines of geology (geology, paleontology, petrology, structural geology, mineralogy and geochemistry) to applied disciplines in the geological sciences (environmental geochemistry, economic geology, hydrogeology, engineering geology and applied geophysics).
The Geology Institutes of the Faculty of Science of Charles University has a laboratory base for chemical and structural analysis of geological materials. A list of laboratory instruments that workers use for their professional work can be found on the following web site: http://www.natur.cuni.cz/www/data/fakulta/sekce4/pristroje.php
Publication activities of workers of the Geology Institutes of the Faculty of Science of Charles University, including a list of recent publications in the most prestigious professional journals with an impact factor greater than 3, can be found on the Publications web site.