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Call for M.Phil, Ph.D. courses (Nanosciences and Nanotechnology)
Call for Research Proposals
To enable a Revolution in Nano-sciences and Nano-technology;
to develop New Products, Processes and Services in Partnerships
with Industry, Institutions, Government, and Society at large;
and to be one of the World Leaders with commitment to
Responsible Care and Sustainable Development.
The Centre for Nanosciences and Nanotechnology, University of Mumbai (CNNUM) has undertaken R&D and Training Programmes to meet some of the challenges of nanotechnology development. University of Mumbai will focus on a) R&D in Nanosciences and Nanotechnology leading to industry-ready technology and b) Development of human resources to implement the technology.
The Centre for Nano-sciences and Nanotechnology will:
The total cost of the project for the Centre for Nano-science and Nanotechnology was estimated at Rs.100.00 crores. The Centre will house sophisticated equipment worth Rs. 70 crores for Nano-synthesis and Nano-characterization. Non-recurring expenditure for building, infrastructure, etc. is estimated at Rs. 15 crores. Recurring expenditure for faculty, staff, fellows, consumables, etc shall be Rs.15 crores for 3 years.
It is thought that Nanotechnology will impact significantly the industries related to Energy, Health-care, Chemical & Materials (Materials Science) and Electronics. UoM has decided to focus on Materials Science for industrial applications as its thurst area. In the next Five Years, UoM will focus on
The Programmes planned are:
There will be strong links with industry through Innovation Park programme where faculty members would partner with industries for innovations. In the next five years the Centre has targeted to produce 100 PhDs, 120 MSc students, 60 M Tech students in the field of Nanotechnology, in next five years. We also have targeted to get about 50 projects from industry in the next five years. The Programme also includes development of Social Sciences and other departments. The estimated cost of Rs.100.00 crores for the next five years, have been budgeted for the proposed programmes