A project on dye from tea waste headed by Prof. Vinitha M. Thadhani, a Senior Research Scientist attached to SLINTEC has enabled PECL, Unilever, and DYNAWASH to obtain best sustainability project awards 2019 awarded by The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce.

Read the full article on adaderana.lk: http://bit.ly/2uqdLAS

The Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC), a pioneer in nano and advanced technology and research has developed an advanced oil-water separator to remove hazardous liquid waste from water, a cleanup process that could save billions of dollars to the economy, a top official of the Institute told the Business Observer on Friday.

Read the full article on Sunday Observer: http://bit.ly/33YdiTk

SLINTEC has appointed Biman Liyanage as Country Representative for China. Biman is a researcher, Inventor and a serial entrepreneur specialized in Affective computing and smart material based advance wearables.

Biman has collaborated with multiple Fortune 500 companies like Microsoft, Intel, Tencent, Porsche, Daimler, Volkswagen, CCTV etc. In 2015, Biman held a TEDxBeijing talk on the topic ‘Innovation is Easy’ and was selected as one of the 200 future leaders from St Gallen Symposium in Switzerland 2016. He was also nominated for the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia for the Class of 2017 as well as Forbes China Class of 2017 in the field of Healthcare and Sciences.

We are pleased to welcome Biman on board and we are certain he can use his skills and talent in making SLINTEC reach new heights..

#SLINTEC #China #Technology

Global Seafoods Ltd. (GSF) has signed a research agreement with the Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology (SLINTEC) to develop and introduce a sustainable fish and seafood packaging solution, which will replace Styrofoam. 

SLINTEC has engaged with GSF for this research project to address the Styrofoam problem by introducing a new biodegradable packaging material. GSF is committed to sustainability, sourcing and processing seafood responsibly to protect the natural resources while delivering Freshness and Food Safety to the consumer. 

Two of SLINTEC's technologies - High Efficacy Nano-sulfur fungicide and Titanium-Based Hydrophobic Coating with Self-Cleaning, UV-Blocking, Antifogging Properties - are now on offer at IPI Singapore.

Intellectual Property Intermediary (IPI) was established under Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry. IPI is a global technology transfer platform that focuses on industry needs and translates their innovation objectives into specific technology requirements to enable enterprises to develop new processes, products and services.

Launched in March 2019, the SLINTEC Startup Engine v2.0 revolves around research into material science and nanotechnology. The Engine has two main components. They are the Incubator and Accelerator. The Accelerator is where completed projects are allocated to any entrepreneur who is interested in taking that project to the next level.

Apply for Slintec Startup Engine v2.0 here

Read more on ReadMe: https://www.readme.lk/slintec-startup-engine-2-0-2019/