A five-day national workshop on nanoscience and nanotechnology began at the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus. The workshop, organised by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, was inaugurated by V. Radhakrishnan, Chairman, Undergraduate Program Committee, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Deputy Director, the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, Jurez Vasi delivered a special address at the inaugural function.