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New paper in NanoImpact

Angela and colleagues have recently published in NanoImpact their work on quantitative multimodal analyses of silver nanoparticle-cell interactions demonstrating the benefits derived from the combination of different analytical methods. This study demonstrates the value...

New paper in Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics

Stephie and colleagues have recently published in Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics their work on the usage of polymer coatings on porous membranes to facilitate the in situ detection and treatment of, e.g., Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus infections. Bacterial...

Norton Jackson Medal prize

Fransiska has won the Norton Jackson Medal for her PhD thesis. The Norton Jackson Material Science and Engineering Medal recognises the achievements of graduates. The medal is awarded annually to a PhD graduate or graduand who...

New Industrial Transformation Research Hubs grant

Beatriz and collaborators have recently been awarded a new Industrial Transformation Research Hubs grant. Project details Investigators: Professor Dayong Jin; Professor Emily Hilder; Associate Professor Stella Valenzuela; Professor David Lancaster; Associate Professor Igor Aharonovich; Dr...

New ARC Linkage project granted

Beatriz and Nico have recently been awarded a new ARC Linkage project on electrochemical biosensors for real-time monitoring of water filtration membrane integrity. Investigators: Dr Beatriz Prieto-Simon; Professor Nicolas Voelcker; Professor Christopher Saint; Associate...

Gold medal in the i-IDeA 2016 competition

Zikri has won the gold medal in the students category (Institute of Higher Learning Education) at the 3rd International Innovation, Design and Articulation (i-IDeA) 2016 competition. He was presenting the work carried out at our...

New paper in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Steve and colleagues have recently published in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces their work on the usage of porous Silicon (pSi) microparticles for drug delivery. Controlling the release kinetics from a drug carrier is crucial...

New paper in Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics

Eli and colleagues have recently published in Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics their work on the synthesis of hyperbranched polyglycerol (HPG). This study outlines the synthetic and purification process used to obtain hyperbranched polyglycerol (HPG) within...

New paper in Analytical Chemistry

Taryn and colleagues have recently published in Analytical Chemistry their work showing internal recalibration using a thin layer of silver sputter-coated onto functionalized pSi substrates for nanostructure imaging mass spectrometry (NIMS) of fingerprints. Nanostructure...

New paper in Biosensors and Bioelectronics

Neka and colleagues have recently published in Biosensors and Bioelectronics their work on the development of a porous silicon (pSi) membrane-based electrochemical biosensor for the label-free detection of bacteriophage MS2. A proof of concept for...