Department of Science and Technology(DST) has selected IIT Delhi for setting up a shared science and technology infrastructure facility named Sophisticated Analytical and Technical Help Institute(SATHI).
The aim behind setting up the facility is to provide professionally managed services under one roof to meet the demands of industry, start-ups and academia.
The centre will assist the students, scientists and entrepreneurs in solving the scientific and technological problems/ difficulties being faced by them.
The facility will be equipped with major analytical instruments and advanced manufacturing tools, which are usually not available at institutes and organizations.
Besides,IIT-Delhi had also set up a Centre of Excellence on ‘Waste to Wealth’ in partnership with Denmark-based institute.The centre works on cleaning water bodies and using debris so removed to develop something useful.