Objective 1


To facilitate collaborative, interdisciplinary research and enhancement of research networking capacity.

Objective 2

To enhance the reputation of its members, the constituent academic units, and the university through the quality of its work. This will occur through a variety of means such as sharing research ideas, samples and sample preparation facilities, technical expertise, and specialized equipment.

Objective 3

To increase and effectively manage resources and research support for its members and the wider university community. Promoting joint proposals for funding from outside agencies while aiming to become a resource hub for reference and exchange of knowledge in materials and green energy.

Objective 4

To provide education and training in research and related skills, especially for graduate students and thereby enhance the academic programs. This includes research related workshop.