The economic, social and developmental arguments for organizing the first African International School at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) are strong, compelling and urgent. First, it is an incontrovertible fact that Science and Technology have emerged to become critical to economic growth and sustainability in modern economy. The developments in Materials Science have contributed significantly in man's quest to conquer his environment. More importantly, renewable energy is likely to be man's long term solution to increasing demand for energy. More
APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY TO ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, AND HEALTH
Organized by Nano Research Group, University of Nigeria, Nsukka in collaboration with our Sponsors
4th – 7th July, 2016
Chief Host - Prof. Benjamin Ozumba (Vice Chancellor)
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu
Hon. Minister of Science and Technology
University of Nigeria; Oil Serv Limited Group of Companies; Materials Research Society, Singapore; International Society of Electrochemistry; The World Academy of Sciences; NanoFemto LAB; NCERD, Nsukka; Nano Sciences; and NANOAFNET.
2nd African International Conference /Workshop
The Nano Research Group at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka is happy to announce the upcoming conference and workshop on Applications of Nanotechnology in the Energy, Environment, and Health industries.
The University of Nigeria was established in October 7, 1960 as the first indigenous university in Nigeria. It has two major campuses at Nsukka and Enugu both in Enugu State, South East, Nigeria. The main campus of the University is located in Nsukka, which is about eighty kilometres North West of Enugu. The features of this town predominantly characterized by savannah grassland with scattered strands of trees are serene, pleasant and healthy climatic conditions. The University of Nigeria, Nsukka, has fourteen (14) faculties and well over fifty (50) academic departments.
This conference /workshop is being organized in collaboration with our sponsors.