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THE DST/MINTEK NIC

is a national facility that is geographically spread across the country and was established at Mintek in 2007 by the Department of Science and Technology. The Mintek NIC activities are aimed at addressing national priorities highlighted by both the national nanotechnology strategy and national research and development (R&D) strategy. 

NEWS AND EVENTS

Learn more about where and how the NIC is involved in projects, conferences, workshops and exhibitions throughout the world.

Nanotechnology Facility Tour 

The DST/Mintek NIC hosted a Nanotechnology Facility Tour with SAASTA on
29 September 2017 on the Mintek premises in Randburg.

7th SANi-NYRS Symposium 2017

The South African Nanotechnology Initiative (SANi) will be hosting its annual NYRS symposium at TUT on 20 October 2017.

NIC Workshop 2017

The NIC will be hosting their annual workshop at the University of Johannesburg in November.  We are celebrating 10 years of nanoscience and nanotechnology.

INTERVIEWS WITH OUR RESEARCHERS AND STUDENTS

Each  month,  our  internal  "journalist",  Sinazo  Cobongela,  interviews a member of  the NIC  staff,  a resident NIC student and gets comments from our students at the three nodes. 


This month, she interviewed the Head of the DST/Mintek NIC, Dr. Lucky Sikhwivhilu and our sensors intern, Ms. Ntsako Chauke who has sinced moved on.