The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) was dissolved on May 2, 2019 to make way for a newly restructured Ministry of Higher Education Science Research and Innovation (MHESI) which was approved by the Thai cabinet on 24 October 2018. MHESI mission is to develop high technology, enhancing the efficiency of the R&D and support Thailand 4.0 policy, as well as human resource development.
The National Nanotechnology Center (NANOTEC) is the leading agency on nanotechnology development in Thailand. Established on 13 August 2003, NANOTEC is one of four research agency operating under the jurisdiction of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
NANOTEC established on 13 August 2003, is one of four research agencies operating under the jurisdiction of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
VISION: Nanotechnology and Innovation for the benefits of Thailand ad Mankind.
MISSION: To conduct and support research, development, design and engineering in nanotechnology, and transfer the technology to industrial and service sectors in a constructive manner to increase Thailand’s competitiveness, promote social awareness and improve the quality of life and the environment.
- National Importance: Conduct research and development activities that are of national importance to social and environment for the betterment of life as a result of economic improvement in areas related to industrial and agricultural sector, simultaneously building a pool of knowledge resources to generate experts in nanotechnology for sustainability growth.
- International Excellence: Provide quality research and development, services, and supports that meet international standards practices.
- Global Visibility: Help to promote both local and global awareness of in-house research outputs
Research Groups and R&D activities at NANOTEC
International Network and Collaboration Strategy
At NANOTEC we place high value on promoting network and collaboration both with our domestic and international partners. We realize that implementing an effective strategy will enhance NANOTEC’s global visibility for increase research collaboration opportunities.