The objective of this centre is to deliver advanced and affordable technologies to tackle one of the most important challenges of the world, namely water.
An initiative of the Department of Science and Technology under the Nano Mission, Government of India.
Creation of this unit firstly is a recognition of IITM’s continuous efforts in this area.
Secondly is a demonstration of the DST’s commitment to one of the most important areas where solutions of advanced science and technology are needed.
This unit coexists with the DST Unit of Nanoscience, another initiative of the Nano Mission.
Sponsorship Amount: Rs. 5 Crores
The Laboratory will be located inside the campus with advanced equipment and scores of scientists working around the clock in search of clean water.
Proposed space for the Laboratory will be around 1000 sq ft.
How the money will be used
To name the building as the per the wish of donor
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