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Deakin Research

Institute for Frontier Materials


Modelling gives insights for better molecule design

Researchers are using a combination of molecular simulation and experimental techniques as a way towards rational design of metallic nanoparticles.

High tech nanofibre deal for Deakin

A joint venture will provide a world-first short nanofibre manufacturing capability in Geelong.

Miracle fuel

IFM researchers are helping to make hydrogen extraction from water more feasible.

Pure science

World's eye on unique water purification process.

Ground-breaker reaps another prize

The Smart Geelong Researcher of the Year Awards for 2013 recognise Weiwei Lei.

Our People

Lead Investigators

An image of Professor Ian Chen Professor Ying (Ian) Chen
Chair in Nanotechnology
Dr Alexey Glushenkov
Senior Research Fellow

Group Members

Name Research Topic Contact
Dr Weiwei Lei
Research Fellow
Dr Luhua Li
Research Fellow
Dr Dan Liu
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Md Mokhlesur Rahman
Research Fellow
Dr Tao Tao
Research Fellow
Mr Robert Lovett
Technical Officer


Name Research Topic Contact
Qiran Cai
Deepika Deepika
Srikanth Mateti
Si Qin
Thrinathreddy Ramireddy
Md Mahedi Hasan Bhuiyan
Mengqi Zhou
Irin Sultana

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

18th March 2015