The center was founded to participate in the national and international efforts towards achieving nanotechnology based solutions to problems related to energy, healthcare and water treatment.
Nanotechnology has started to make a big footprint in the global economic market. It is an area that has developed promising solutions to 21 century challenges by naturally blending various skill sets from biological, medical, chemical and engineering sciences.
The center mission is to build on the skill sets that already exist in the JUST curricular offerings and develop a nanotechnology-based solutions that will serve the best interest of Jordan and its society in a variety of ways. The center will likely raise JUST and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan credibility and visibility on the global education and research stage in this exciting field.