ANFF-VIC Tech Ambassador wins 2017 Eureka Prize

Professor Saulius Juodkazis, a ANFF-VIC Technology Ambassador, has just been announced as the winner of a 2017 Eureka Prize.

Working with Professor Elena Ivanova, the pair’s work at Swinburne University of Technology has shown that by replicating the nanostructure of insect wings can be used to prevent bacterial colonisation.

Saulius and Elena were announced as the winners of the 2017 UNSW Eureka Prize for Scientific Research on 30 August 2017.

View all of the 2017 Eureka Prize winners here.

ANFF-VIC would like to congratulate Saulius and Elena, and the other recipients, on winning this prestigious award.