CSIR-National Physical Laboratory(CSIR-NPL), New Delhi
CSIR-NPL Develops Advanced Security Ink

Scientists at the CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL), New Delhi, have invented a unique security ink that emits two different colours on exposure to ultraviolet light – a feature that could help prevent counterfeiting of currency notes.

CSIR Intensifies Fight Against COVID-19, Rolls Out Key Initiatives to Combat Coronavirus Spread

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing its deadly run by infecting more than a million people and causing the death of more than 82,000 people across the world, the laboratories of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) intensified their efforts at combating the pandemic.

#CSIRFightsCovid19 – A Snapshot

Surveillance at the level of the virus, humans, and geographical origins and distributions is a critical step in combating Covid-19.


Ever since the Coronavirus pandemic broke out, CSIR has mounted a strategic, well-coordinated and integrated approach towards mitigating the Coronavirus outbreak.

Bharatiya Nirdeshak Dravya (BND®) Released at CSIR-NPL – Towards AtmaNirbharBharat

BPCL quality assurance (QA) department and M/s Aashvi Technology LLP (ATL) joined hands with CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) for manufacturing and marketing of “Bharatiya Nirdeshak Dravya” (Certified Reference Material) to ensure correct and accurate results of Lab Instruments under the “AtmaNirbharBharat” programme of Honourable Prime Minister of India.

The Hon'ble PM message

The Message shared by the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India Sh. Narendra Modi Ji for the occasion ‘Platinum Jubilee Celebration of CSIR-NPL’, and about the book entitled "Metrology for Inclusive Growth of India".

National Metrology Conclave 2021

CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (NPL), New Delhi, organised National Metrology Conclave on 4 January 2021 on its 75th foundation day.

CSIR NPL Develops Carbon Composites Bipolar Plates

Indigenously developed low-cost technology for Hydrogen-based Fuel Cell

CSIR-NPL Develops Ferrofluid based Portable Power Generator

An energy conversion device converting the wind energy into electrical energy.

Dr Sanjay Yadav Awarded APMP Award

Dr Sanjay Yadav, Senior Principal Scientist and Head, Physico Mechanical Metrology Division of CSIR-NPL, New Delhi, has been awarded the APMP Award for Developing Economies for the year 2020 by the APMP Secretariate, Japan.

E-workshop on Novel Techniques in 3D Measuring LASER Microscopy with Metrology

Demo & online Talk “Novel Techniques in 3D Measuring LASER Microscopy with Metrology”.

Dr Venu Gopal Achanta is the New Director of CSIR-NPL

Prof. (Dr) Venu Gopal Achanta appointed as the director of CSIR–NPL, New Delhi.

CSIR-NPL Solemnised 75th Platinum Jubliee Year

75 Years of dedicated service to the nation.