NU-NIMS Center for Materials Innovation launched in 2012


The Materials Research Institute (MRI) was established in 1997 as an independent university unit that supports crosscutting initiatives in materials research, education, and global community building.

MRI organization chart


Learn more about materials innovation and solar energy research:


Learn more about creating formal and informal teaching and learning programs for K-12 and tertiary education:

Community Building

Learn more about creating global communities in materials science research and applications: