The Kavli Foundation has established research institutes at leading universities world-wide to advance fundamental research in the fields of astrophysics and theoretical physics, nanoscience, and neuroscience.

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The Kavli Institutes listed here were established explicitly for research into nanoscience and nanotechnology:
* CalTech: The Kavli Nanoscience Institute at Caltech
* Cornell: The Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science
* Delft: The Kavli Institute of Nanoscience at Delft University of Technology in Holland
* Harvard: The Kavli Institute for Bionano Science and Technology at Harvard University