About SIF- NITT:

The state-of-the-art research facility at the institute has been pooled under the Sophisticated Instrumentation Facility (SIF) to support the research activities of faculties and students. This initiative is to make the resources available under the sharing basis for carrying out the research and consultancy activities. One of the primary objectives of this facility is to promote and strengthen collaborative activities with other institutes and industries. SIF envisages making use of the facilities at their maximum potential and disseminating the resources available to the smaller institutes and industries.

Objectives of SIF:

  • To cater to the needs of researchers, scientists, students, startups, and MSMEs in the domain of advanced testing/characterization in various science & engineering disciplines.
  • Access and sharing of equipment for effective utilization of high-end sophisticated facilities available in the institute for the larger research community by mobilizing the scattered equipment.
  • Capacity building program to train skilled manpower in handling advanced research techniques through short-term courses/workshops.