Zapping a new approach to solar cells

A simple and fast microwave experiment with the common chemical element phosphorus in our labs has opened the prospect of more affordable and effective super-thin solar […]

Tertiary STEM Educator of the Year

Dr Justin Chalker has been named the STEM Educator of the Year – Tertiary Teaching at the the 2018 South Australian Science Excellence Awards, presented on […]

STEM Educator of the Year Finalist

Dr Justin Chalker’s research has been making a splash over the past few years, with Justin winning the 2016 Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year […]

Summer Scholarship Experience

By Jaimi Ross As was a recipient of the 2017/2018 Nanoscale Summer Research Scholarship, I have worked in Professor Jamie Quinton’s research group during the 2017/2018 […]

Summer Scholarship Experience

by Alex Hayes As a recipient of the Nanoscale Summer Research Scholarship I had the opportunity to gain laboratory experience under Research Leader Associate Professor Sarah […]

Free flowing nanofluids

By Chris Hassam Nanofluids have some amazing properties. They show great thermal conductivity, critical heat flux, and amazing optical properties. They are of interest in heat […]

Laying Waste to Mercury Pollution

By Max Worthington Mercury pollution is a global threat affecting millions of people. In Australia the threat comes mainly in the form of toxic marine life, […]