International Conference on Nanotechnology; Opportunities & Challenges (ICNOC-2022) will be held at Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), New Delhi on November 28-29, 2022. This conference is being organized by the Department of Applied Sciences and Humanities, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025. It will bring together leading scientists, academicians and industry experts working in the field of nanotechnology to share their ideas and exchange information about the latest research and developments. ICNOC-2022 will feature invited talks from national and international experts in nanotechnology and its applications. The conference will also provide an opportunity for industry experts to present the latest technologies and equipment available for research in the field of nanotechnology and its allied areas. It is an excellent opportunity for participants to get exposure to the latest developments in the field of nanotechnology.

Established in 1996, as one among the departments of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, the Department of Applied Sciences and Humanities offers three master's programs namely; M.Sc. (Electronic), M.Tech. (Energy Science & Technology) and M.Tech. (Computational Mathematics). In addition to this, the department participates in the teaching of B.Tech. and M.Tech. programs offered by other departments of the Faculty of Engineering & Technology. It is a multi-disciplinary department focusing on the research and development in the areas of nanotechnology, renewable energy, nanodevices, optical fiber sensors, environmental science, analytical chemistry, polymer and green chemistry, special functions, fuzzy logic, cryptography, differential geometry, multiple-criteria decision analysis and humanities.

Jamia Millia Islamia is one of the reputed central universities in the country. The University, born off the Indian National Movement and patriotic fervour, was founded in response to a call by Mahatma Gandhi in 1920 to boycott Government-supported institutions. It has become an ensemble of a multi-layered educational system that covers all aspects of schooling, under-graduate, post-graduate, M.Phil./ Ph.D., and post-doctoral education. With 9 faculties of learning, 38 teaching, and research departments, and over 27 centres of learning and research, the university attracts the brightest young minds from all over the country. In recent years Jamia has made significant strides. It got NAAC Accreditation with Grade ‘A++’ in 2020. The MHRD’s National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) placed it at the 6th position in the “University Ranking” for 2021. The University has been benchmarking its teaching and research processes by increasing its interface with foreign educational institutions through faculty exchange, student exchange, joint research, joint conference, and joint publication. Internationalizing the university is being given top priority. The university is optimally using the GIAN and VAJRA initiatives of the Government of India to boost quality education and draw the best academic and research personnel to the university. The university is also encouraging entrepreneurship and innovation on campus. Jamia Millia Islamia completed hundred years of its existence in 2020.