Inventing the future of process metallurgy, today

We are a research group specializing in the development of sustainable metallurgical processes for the primary and secondary production of metals and the design of added-value products for the circular economy.

Our Group


We are Technologies for Sustainable Metallurgy, a research group, based in the National Technical University of Athens in Greece. 

We perform fundamental, applied, and integrated metallurgical research with an outlook on process innovation and sustainability.


Our work

We offer a unique combination of high-level infrastructure, coupled with a team of experienced professionals and provide analytical and innovative research services to our partners and customers.

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For more than 30 years we have been accumulating experience and participating in diverse metallurgical and materials engineering projects.

Projects handled since 2000


Current EU-funded projects


Funds received in the last 5 years

> 6.4 mil


Our strong bond with the European raw materials ecosystem has formed through continuous collaboration and innovative R&D activities with Industries, SMEs, Research Centers and Academic Institutions.