About us


The Interdisciplinary Laboratory for the Development of Nanostructures at UFSC (LINDEN/UFSC) is an Associated Laboratory of the National System of the Nanotechnology Laboratories – SisNANO, funded by Brazil´s Ministry of Science, Technology and Inovation – MCTI.

LINDEN’s management and service activities are carried out on the premises of the Department of Chemistry, on the Trindade campus at UFSC. The research activities are developed at LINDEN’s Associated Laboratories specialized in nanotechnology.

Today, UFSC has more than 20 research groups specialized in nanotechnology, of which 12 are associated with LINDEN and work in close collaboration with companies from various economic sectors, such as textiles, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, agribusiness,  eletro-metal-mechanics, ceramic, health and paints.

1.   Transparency;
2.  Agility in custumer service;
3.  Constant pursuit for innovation.