The Academy of Sciences of the Czech rebublic - ASCR


General Information


The Institute is located in the northern part of Prague, in a place called "Mazanka", on the borders of city districts Střížkov, Kobylisy, Ďáblice and Libeň. In the area of Mazanka, there are several other Institutes of the Czech Academy of Sciences.


Our postal address reads:


Institute of Plasma Physics of the CAS
U Slovanky 2525/1a

182 00 Prague 8 - Libeň

Czech Republic/Czechia

VAT: CZ61389021


Tel.: (+420) 266 052 052


The mail room at U Slovanky 2525/1a is open from Monday to Friday from 8 A.M. to 4 P.M.




If you do not feel like using a taxi, you can easily reach us by the public transport. Prague Integrated Transport (PIT) covers trams, buses, metro, and also railways in the larger Prague and its vicinity. The simpliest way is to go by tube (or metro or underground if you prefer!) to the station "Ládví" (line C, direction Letnany). You can also take a tram No. 10; exit at the tram stop Ládví.


Extensive information about tariffs, routes, schedule etc. is available on the pages of the Prague transportation company "Dopravní podnik hl.m. Prahy". Specific instruction how to reach us by the city transport is presented here for those arriving by train, plane or car.


If you need accomodation in the vicinity of our Institute, you can consult our list of hotels.

The workplaces of our "Regional center for special optics and optoelectronics – TOPTEC" are located in Turnov, Sobotecká 1660 and Skálova 89.