Research Promotion Activities

In collaboration with different educational and research institutes in Nepal and abroad, NPI has been strongly involved in promotion of research and innovation in the country.

Current focus of the research of the NPI associates lies in the areas of nanotechnology and biomaterials as well as environmentally benign materials. The following divisions are emerging as future research priorities of the institute.

     Natural fiber composite and nanocomposites

     Nanostructured resins using polymeric templates

     Hybrid nanomaterials synthesis and applications

     Biomaterials, biomedical materials and tissue engineering

     Green chemistry and environmental chemistry

     Photochemistry and nanomedicine

     Traditional and indigenous technologies

     Science diplomacy and Youth’s participations