MCN is a world-class, purpose-built facility boasting state-of-the-art cleanrooms at class 10,000 and class 100, reconfigurable biochemistry and PC2 labs, a microscopy lab and focused ion beam lab. These specialised work environments house top-of-the-line micro/nano fabrication equipment and instrumentation. 

Constructed in 2010 in the South-East Melbourne Innovation Precinct, MCN provides access to high-grade fabrication and investigative instruments for researchers, academics and industry professionals across Australia and internationally. 

MCN supports a large number of capabilities and our emphasis is the chemical and biological manipulation of nano-structures and the design, rapid-prototyping and fabrication of nano-devices. Our outputs are primarily in the fields of solar energy, biosensing, micro-nano fluidic devices, drug delivery, micro-mechanical systems, optics and medical bionics.

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