IIT Guwahati Unveils SWASTHA Project & ISO 5/6 Clean Room For Nanotech
Shri S. Krishnan, MeitY Secretary, inaugurated the revolutionary SWASTHA project and advanced ISO 5/6 Clean Room at IIT Guwahati's Centre for Nanotechnology on February 9, 2024.
Posted bySaurabh Last updated on February 15th, 2024 05:08 pm
Inauguration of SWASTHA Project and ISO 5/6 Clean Room Facilities
Hon’ble Secretary of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, Shri S. Krishnan, inaugurated the groundbreaking SWASTHA project and the state-of-the-art ISO 5 and 6 Clean Room Facilities at IIT Guwahati’s Centre for Nanotechnology on 9th February 2024.
Prof. Rajeev Ahuja, Officiating Director, IIT Guwahati, and other dignitaries were also present at the event.
Significance of Clean Room Facilities
First of their kind in the North Eastern region of India.
Aim to revolutionize nanoelectronics and nanomaterial fabrication, semiconductor devices development, and quantum technologies.
Jointly sponsored by MeitY and IIT Guwahati.
Aims to pioneer healthcare advancements through advanced nanoelectronic theranostic devices.
Supported by MeitY, focusing on delivering high-quality products and prototypes in micro/nano electronics and nanomaterials.
National Mission Augmentation
Set to significantly boost the Indian Semiconductor Mission and Quantum Mission programmes.
Foster collaboration between academia and industry, propelling India towards self-reliance and technological leadership.
Visionary Leadership and Collaborative Endeavors
Shri S. Krishnan highlighted the significance of these advancements for the North-Eastern region.
Acknowledged collaborative efforts of MeitY, IIT Guwahati faculty, and scholars in setting new benchmarks for scientific excellence.
Catalyzing Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Geared towards catalyzing deep-tech invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
Aims to generate revenue, facilitate collaboration, and support start-ups in transforming ideas into solutions.
Marks a leap forward in India’s quest for technological excellence and self-reliance.
Lays the foundation for advancements in nanoelectronics and healthcare.
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