The members of the teaching staff of the department have important research activity with participations in research proposals and implementations, with publications in international scientific journals, with a particularly large number of hetero-reports, with participation in international scientific conferences (members of scientific and organizational committees, presentations) with participation in European university networks and with great distinction. They are therefore an important factor in the research policy of I.H.U. The Department of M.S.T encourages the initiatives of its members to claim such programs, the financial management of which is mainly done by the Research Committee of I.H.U. A significant number of teaching staff are involved in research projects.
The Department has two research Laboratories: