Deakin Research

Institute for Frontier Materials

Winning research

'Improving the world' was a key motivator for the four Alfred Deakin Thesis Medallists this year.

Viral outbreak

A Deakin researcher has discovered a new zooplankton virus that could affect aquatic food chains.

Riding high

A Deakin collaboration with Baum Cycles is proving mutually beneficial.

Remembering war

War is the theme of two new ADRI books, one examining the Cold War, the other exploring the Dresden firebombing.

Speaking for the bandicoot

Deakin student Sarah Maclagan has embarked on a mission to save an endangered bandicoot.

Putting tiny diagnostics to the test

A portable device that uses 'smart matter' could transform medical diagnosis in developing countries.

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Institute for Frontier Materials
Geelong Technology Precinct
Deakin University
75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds,
Victoria 3216 Australia (View map)

Where to find us

We are located in the Geelong Technology Precinct at the Deakin University Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus.

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

17th February 2014