A technical and management structure entrusted with the care, support and management of the administrative and technical activities of the National Enterprise for nanoscience and nanotechnology (NEST) Laboratory.
* support for the activities of the research personnel of the NEST Laboratory in the technical functions needed for the specific field of research;
* assurance of the correct functioning of the equipment and instrumentation of the Laboratory, in collaboration with the services carrying out the ordinary and special maintenance operations;
* acquisition of goods and services necessary for the research activities and programmes, partly by means of interaction with the designated structures of the central administration;
* activities of technological transfer with companies regarding the nanosciences.