Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC)



  • nano 2017-11-22 12:04

    Iran to increase nano product sales in Chinese market

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iran will soon open three more sales offices in China for the sale of domestically-produced nanotechnology products, Head of the Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC) Saeed Sarkar said Wednesday.

  • صنعت حمل و نقل/محصولات نانویی 2017-09-04 16:21

    INIC controls quality of Iranian nano products

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – A manager at Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council said INIC carries out quality control tests on Iranian nano products before releasing them into the market.

  • nano 2017-08-26 17:22

    Iran, Indonesia to hold joint nanotech event

    TEHRAN, Agu. 26 (MNA) - ‘Iran-Indonesia Nanotechnology Business Matchmaking’ event will be held in Jakarta on August 29 with the aim of developing the trade-economic transactions between Iran and Indonesia.

  • canned food 2017-08-19 14:00

    Iranian-American nanosensor detects canned food toxics in 20s

    TEHRAN, Aug. 19 (MNA) – A research team from Sahand University of Technology, Iran, in close collaboration with Tennessee University, USA, designed and manufactured a biological nanosensor capable of detecting the hazardous substances in canned foods with enhanced precision in just twenty seconds.

  • nano 2017-08-12 12:29

    NTSC to legislate 38 more nanotech standards in 2017

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – The Nanotechnology Technical Standards Committee (NTSC), as the corresponding committee of ISOTC/229 in the country, has legislated 62 national standards in the field of nanotechnology. This committee has scheduled to compile 38 national standards in 2017.

  • irannano2017 2017-08-09 11:59

    Iran to hold 10th intl. Nano Festival in Oct.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) – Iran will be hosting the 10th International Nanotechnology Festival (IranNano 2017), as 20the second largest nanotechnology exhibition in Asia, in early October 2017.

  • zeolite conf 2017-08-06 10:00

    Iran to host 4th Intl. Zeolite Conf.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – The 4th Iran International Zeolite Conference will be held as a two-days event at Golpayegan University in Golpayegan, west of Isfahan.

  • nano 2017-08-05 10:53

    Iran ranks 22 in nanotech patent publication

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – In the first six months of 2017, more than 5500 applications have been recorded by the US Patent Office (USPO) for the nanotechnology-related patents, with US, Korea, Japan and Taiwan as the largest contributors and Iran ranking 22nd.

  • fuel cell 2017-07-29 13:50

    Bacterial cellulose used in production of cost-effective fuel cells

    TEHRAN, Jul. 29 (MNA) – Researchers at Babol Noshirvani University of Technology have made microbial fuel cells with the aim to develop the new clean energy sources, INIC reports.

  • آزمایشگاه 2017-07-25 15:57

    Iran opens medical R&D center in China

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – An Iran-China joint Center for Research and Development of Medical Engineering Technologies has been inaugurated in China on Tuesday.

  • nano 2017-07-25 13:06

    Researchers optimize carbon nanotubes inspired by leopard skin

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Kashan University in close collaboration with scholars from Deakin University of Australia successfully developed the application range of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) through the inspiration from leopard skin, INIC reports.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-07-15 19:01

    Iran, Indonesia to mull over nano coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Iran's commercial attaché to Indonesia Anvar Kamari said dozens of Iranian firms active in nanotechnology sector will seek stronger ties with Indonesian counterparts.

  • nano 2017-04-18 12:37

    Nano threads with cooling properties developed

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at a knowledge-based company have produced a type of special thread via nanotechnology that can be used in clothing to help bodies cool themselves.

  • nano 2017-04-12 21:02

    Indonesia after nanotech coop. with Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Indonesian industry minister has voiced his country’s willingness to develop cooperation with Iran over transfer of nanotechnology to Indonesian industries.

  • hydrogel 2017-04-12 10:28

    Researchers use nanotech. in photodynamic therapy for cancer

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Researchers at Arak University have produced a type of nanocomposite hydrogel with self-healing properties that can be used in photodynamic therapy for cancer.

  • INO 2017-04-10 15:00

    Iran permanent secretariat of Intl. Nano Olympiad

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Under a recent internatioanl MoU, Iran has been assigned as the permanent secretariat of Internatioanl Nano Olympiad (INO) and will be responsible for keeping the Olympiad under surveillance in the involved countries. 

  • وزیر ارمنستان 2016-12-01 15:10

    Armenia eyeing nano coop. with Iran  

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Head of Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council and Iran’s envoy to Armenia met with Armenian Minister of Transport, Communication and IT in Yerevan.

  • china 2016-11-27 11:49

    Iran, China sign 5 MoUs on nano coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Following Iran’s Nanotechnology Day in China, five MoUs were signed between the two sides under which Iran will be exporting its nano services and equipment to China.

  • بسته بندی مواد غذایی 2016-10-25 16:23

    Researchers produce edible nano packaging

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at University of Tehran have developed a kind of nano packaging that is edible in addition to being highly biodegradable.

  • بادرنجوبه 2016-10-10 15:55

    Researchers use dragonheads to treat Alzheimer's

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used Dracocephalum’s extract to synthesize gold nanoparticles that can be used in treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

  • nano 2016-10-05 14:36

    IranNano 2016 Festival kicks off

    TEHRAN, Oct. 05 (MNA) – The 9th International Nanotechnology Festival (IranNano 2016) is underway at the Persian Gulf Hall of Tehran Permanent International Fairground on 5-8 Oct., with the participation of 109 institutes and firms.

  • concrete 2016-10-04 11:34

    Researchers use nanoparticles to modify concrete structure

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Sharif University of Technology studied the possibility of using nanoparticles to modify concrete structures by applying various types of nanomaterials.

  • vitamine c 2016-10-03 19:26

    Researchers produce highly accurate Vitamin C nanosensor

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used nanotechnology to design a sensor which is able to measure low amounts of vitamin C in body, INIC reports.

  • سعید سرکار 2016-10-02 14:57

    INIC head:

    Iran exports nano products to 18 countries

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran has so far exported its nanotechnology products to 18 foreign countries, the Secretary of Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council said Sunday.

  • nano 2016-09-27 16:31

    Nanoparticles improved to absorb wider range of light

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Iranian researchers used carbon nanotubes to improve the optical performance of titanium oxide nanoparticles, the results of which have applications in electronic industry.

  • nano 2016-09-19 14:37

    Iran organizes educational nano workshops in China

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Iran's TAVANA Educational Nano Labs organized three educational workshops for school students and a four-day educational course in a nanotechnology company in China this summer, INIC said Mon.

  • nano 2016-09-17 14:01

    Iran to hold intl. school on application of nanomaterials in medicine

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – The International School on Applications of Nanomaterials in Medicine is due to be held at Sharif University of Technology early November, INIC announced Sat.

  • pistachio 2016-09-14 11:13

    Iran produces carbon active from pistachio shells

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Iranian researchers from Isfahan University of Technology used pistachio shells to produce carbon active with new nanostructural properties applicable in production of purification filters.

  • banknote 2016-09-13 22:21

    Anti-counterfeiting paper produced via nanotech.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Researchers at Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute have used nanotechnology in producing a kind of paper with anti-counterfeiting properties that has application in high security banknote production.

  • nano packaging 2016-09-13 11:19

    Researchers produce nano packaging with desirable properties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iranian researchers produced an antibacterial packaging by creating a nanocomposite film which can be used in disinfection of wound and treatment of burn.