A three day training programme on “Electrospinning for Nanofibre production & its applications” was organized during 23-25 January, 2018 at ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai. The group of participants representing researchers, academicians and students from diverse backgrounds attended the training programme.
The programme included lecture and practical sessions on basics and advances in electrospinning, invited guest lectures from eminent people and visit to other research laboratories. The use of electrospun nanofibers in filtration applications, drug delivery, medical applications, food packaging and pest management were discussed in the training. At the end of the training, Dr. P.G.Patil, Director, CIRCOT interacted with the participants, presided over the valedictory function, and distributed certificates to the participants.