The Centre has been making significant strides in developing nanonutrients, nanopesticides and nanoformulations. Keeping in mind deteriorating soil health, growing demand of food, water safety are the biggest challenges, the Centre is uniquely poised to develop path breaking technologies using biologicals interwoven with nanotechnologies and biocompatible materials jointly through strategic collaborations with Deakin University and partners worldwide.
Nanobiotechnology for Agriculture: From Research to InnovationNovember 20-21, 2017 | India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
PAST Events and Visits
The Department of Biotechnology's Nanobiotechnology Taskforce Members visited TDNBC on 5th August 2017 and interacted with staff and students.
Visit of Shri SK Pattanayak, Secretary, Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India.
Visit of Mr. Richard Samuels, Counsellor for Industry, Innovation and Science, Australian High Commission in India on 14th June 2017.
Lecture By Prof. Ramgopal Rao from IIT,Delhi, 11th April 2017.
A Ministerial and Vice Chancellor's delegation visited TDNBC on 11th April 2017 along with Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor, Deakin University for the Inauguration of the hostel facility at TDNBC.
Inauguration of TERI-Deakin Nanobiotechnology Centre and Researcher's Residence
10th to 11th April 2017
The Hon. Minister of Education and Training, Government of Australia, Simon Birmingham, and Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Dr Ashutosh Sharma, graced the Centre with their august presence on 11th April 2017.
Professor Joe Graffam, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Development and Training) of Deakin University visited TDNBC on 22nd March 2017. He conducted the PhD Extra Workshop at TDNBC.
Visit of Prof Luis , Ms. Judy Baulch, Ms. Gauri Arora (Communication Consultant), Ms. Gayathri and Ms Ruby from Deakin on 3rd February 2017. Interaction with Faculty, Students and planning the launch of the Centre.
Visit of Prof Gary Smith Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement) on 3rd December, 2016. Professor Gary Smith was appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement) in May 2013. In this role he provides strategic leadership at Deakin.
A UGC & AICTE Delegation, visited on 22nd November 2016.
Dr David Halliwell, Director, CeRRF visited TDNBC on 7th November 2016.
Prof. Trevor Day, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment & Deakin University visited TDNBC on 13th October, 2016.
Prof. Bas Baskaran, Associate Dean (International), Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment, Deakin University visited TD NBC in October 2016.
Prof. Guy Littlefair visited the TD NBC on 30th September 2016. Professor Guy Littlefair is the Dean of Engineering in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and the Built Environment at Deakin University in Australia, having been appointed as chair in Engineering in January 2011.
Dr. Ye Win Aung visited on 23rd September, 2016. Dr. Aung has professional history of working as a Program Manager (Coordination) in Burnet Institute Myanmar and Myanmar Partnerships and Liaison Manager for Deakin University (since June 2016). Dr.Aung has worked for low-income and vulnerable as well as refugee populations in the public health thematic areas of prevention and control of communicable diseases, behavior change communications, social marketing and franchising, community-based research and public health education.
The Deakin India Research Initiatives partner institutions leading Scientists visited the Centre to participated in the DIRI Symposium 2015 - International Symposium On Translational Research, hosted by TD NBC in December 2015
The Deakin India Research Initiatives partner institutions leading Scientists visited the Centre to participated in the DIRI Symposium 2012 – Frontiers in Science (2nd Edition) hosted by TD NBC in November 2012
The Hon. Louise Asher, MP and Minister for Innovation, Services & Small business, Minister for Tourism and Major Events inaugurated the TD NBC in February 2012 at TERI Gurgaon along with Vice Chancellor, Prof. Jane Den Hollander
The Deakin India Research Initiatives partner institutions leading Scientists visited the Centre to participated in the DIRI Symposium 2011 – Frontiers in Science, hosted by TD NBC in November 2011
Senator, The Hon. Christoher Evans, Minister of Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and workplace relations along with a distinguished Australian Delegation launched the TD NBC in August 2011 at TERI Gurgaon