Australian Future Fibres Research and Innovation Centre


Carbon fibre collaborator

Worldly nexus for Dr Abdullah Kafi.

Future-proofing Geelong

Deakin continues to play its role.

Oui to Carbon Nexus

Huge response to Deakin in Paris.

Gold standard!

Deakin's global carbon fibre composite leadership boosted by arrival of Favimat (AI) Robot2.

Scientists and surfers unite

Deakin University and Quiksilver have entered into a research and development partnership that will push the boundaries of textiles and sportswear innovation.

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Australian Future Fibres Research and Innovation Centre
Geelong Technology Precinct
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Deakin University
75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds,
Victoria 3216 Australia
Postal address:
Deakin University Locked Bag 20000
Geelong, VIC 3220
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Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) Professor Lee Astheimer
Reflecting on a year of growth and achievement.
Jasjeet Kaur examines cocoons from domestic and wild silkworms.
IFM researchers show that compounds in silk cocoons have UV-protecting properties.
VCAMM's Brad Dunstan (left), Deakin's Steve Atkiss and Associate Professor Bronwyn Fox admire the first carbon fibre produced by Carbon Nexus.
First carbon fibre produced from 20 ton pilot scale line.

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

30th July 2012