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center-nanosciences-icon-aboutIndia's first NANOBIO center, Amrita Center for Nanosciences & Molecular Medicine, established in February 2006, is recognised today as a leader in Nanotechnology, Molecular Medicine and Solar Cell research as well as education. The Center also hosts a Nanosolar Center for Excellence that focuses on innovative product development in photovoltaics and storage devices using nanomaterials. The Amrita Center for Nanosciences has received support from the Indo - U. S. Science and Technology Forum as well. The Center is located at Amrita's health sciences campus that also has the Amrita Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy, in Kochi... Read more»

center-nanosciences-icon-academicsIndia's first NANOBIO center, Amrita Center for Nanosciences & Molecular Medicine, is recognised today as a leader in Nanotechnology, Molecular Medicine and Solar Cell research and education. ACNS offers a variety of interdisciplinary programs that provide expertise in nanomaterial and nanomaterials processing, bio-nanotechnology, nano-medical sciences and molecular medicine... Read more»

In keeping with the research thrust at Amrita, our goal is to develop affordable products of high quality that utilize the novel properties of nanomaterials. The main focus is on tissue engineering and stem cell research using nanomaterials as well as on photovoltaics and storage devices using nanomaterials. In addition, there are funded programs in cancer diagnostics and drug delivery using nanoparticles, nanosurface modification of biomaterials for implant applications, nanotoxicology and processing of nanostructured thin films for sensors and photovoltaic applications.... Read more»

center-nanosciences-icon-facultyResearchers at Amrita have very often contributed to various internationally renowned and nationally acclaimed research journals and publications by making their knowlegde and expertise that they garnered through years of rigorous investigation, exploration and scrutiny available to the novice. The Center has exhibited robust participation in various workshops, seminars, informative sessions and conferences in local, national and international circuit and has presented thesis on a broad array of hot research topics in cyber security domain that has been in the limelight of late... Read more»

center-nanosciences-icon-collaborationsThe Amrita Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine work in collaboration with various Government and other funding agencies. It has international collaborations and several patents to its credit...

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center-nanosciences-icon-nanosolarNano Solar at Amrita is actively pursuing low-cost nanotechnology-based options for both power generation and electrical energy storage. The team aim to produce highly efficient DSSC and ​super-capacitors with very good storage capabilities. The research is funded by the Department of Science and technology and by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India. The Center is pursuing international collaborative initiatives with Switzerland and Korea and is looking to partner with other international groups with a commitment to low cost nano solar options... Read more»

center-nanosciences-icon-careersThe Center invites applications for the position of Junior Research Fellow, leading to a Ph. D. degree in Nanotechnology. We are seeking applications from motivated, goal - oriented individuals with excellent academic background to develop nanotechnology - based strategies in drug delivery to the nervous system. We have opening for 1 JRF position, leading to Ph. D. Candidates must have obtained a Masters degree in Chemistry / Biotechnology / Life Sciences or any other related disciplines with a minimum of 65% or equivalent grade from Government of India recognized universities can apply... Read more»


Amrita Centre for Nanosciences
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
AIMS Ponekkara P. O., Kochi
Kerala - 682 041

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Email: researchsecretary@aims.amrita.edu
Phone: 0484 285 8750 / 400 8750

Our Inspiration

Amrita University was started by the world-renowned humanitarian leader, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Amma. As Chancellor of the University, Amma continues to guide the university's mission and growth.»»