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The Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) was established on September 26, 1942. The immediate goal of CSIR was to bring science and technology to the country and develop research capabilities which would support industry. Today, CSIR is known for its cutting edge R&D knowledgebase in diverse S&T areas and is a contemporary R&D organization. Having pan-India presence, CSIR has a dynamic network of 38 National Laboratories, 39 Outreach Centres, 3 Innovation Complexes and 5 units. CSIR's R&D expertise and experience is embodied in about 4600 active scientists supported by about 8000 scientific and technical personnel.

CSIR's research and development efforts are led by national goals. Natural resource & knowledge-base of the country, geographical and demographical advantages, energy conservation, environment friendliness, sustainability and CSIR's competence steer the direction of research.

The broad areas of focus are:

Affordable Healthcare
Smart & Functional Materials
Agri-Food Technologies
Engineering Structures/ Design & Electronics
Sustainable Energy
Civil Aviation
Chemistry and Environment
Climate Change & Earth System Sciences; and CSIR-800

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