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Mission

Vision

The lead institution in education, research, and development in nanotechnology applications for agriculture, forestry, and the industry.

Significance

Significance Nanoscience and nanotechnology are two emerging fields projected to revolutionize and create a paradigm shift for 21st century agriculture,forestry, and the food industry. Nanotechnology’s potential impact on agriculture is expected to contribute significantly to national development and global competitiveness of agricultural, food, and forest products. With the program, UPLB is taking the lead in improving agricultural and forest productivity, and food and environmental safety and security through a coherent, interdisciplinary nanotechnology R&D program involving the collaboration of all disciplinal areas of science and engineering.

Objectives

Key Programs

Instruction

Research

Analytical and Instrumentation Services

Contact

MILAGROS M. PERALTA
RONANIEL A. ALMEDA
UPLB Nanotech Program
Institute of Chemistry
College of Arts and Sciences
University of the Philippines Los Baños
Colllege, Laguna 4031, Philippines

Tel. No. (+63) 49 536-2220
Fax. No. (+63) 49 536-2241