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Our Vision

Education and consultancy to excel in social transformation through nanoscale research.

About Us

Coordinating Multidisciplinary Research in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology. The Nanotechnology Research Center established in December 2006 has focused on multidimensional growth for the development of science & technology in our institution and our country at large. The research program of the center has been focused on both thematic areas of national importance and basic research with importance to the development of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. Some of the focused areas of research are,

Areas of Research

  • Nanostructured materials
  • Nanomagnetism and Spintronics
  • Advanced drug synthesis, drug delivery and controlled release
  • Nanomaterials for sensor application
  • Environmental nanotechnology
  • Nanotoxicology
  • Carbon nanotechnology (Nanotubes, Bucky Balls, DLC, Nanosheets)

The center has secured institutional Collaboration with IGCAR, Kalpakkam and Sankara Netralaya, Chennai for the Nanotechology initiatives of the University. It has received a project grant of Rs. 1.2 crores from Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India for the development of Nano filters for water purification and removal of VOC's from contaminated air using supported Nano particles.