NL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory is an intergovernmental organization founded under an international legal framework, created to foster interdisciplinary research and to deploy and articulate nanotechnology for the benefit of society.
Aiming to become a vital part of Europe´s scientific area, INL provides a high-tech research environment addressing major challenges in four strategic fields of application of nanoscience and nanotechnology, namely:
- Food Security & Environment monitoring
- Renewable Energy
Ultimately, INL has been conceived to:
- Assure world-class research excellence in all its areas of activity
- Develop partnerships with the industry and foster the transfer of knowledge in economic values &jobs
- Train researchers and contribute to the development of a skilled workforce for industry