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Deakin Research

Institute for Frontier Materials


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.

Steely excellence

Deakin honoured in China.

Our Research

The aim of our research is to develop new nanomaterials and nanotechnology to support the development of advanced materials, energy storage technologies and environmental/medical applications with improved protection of the environment and health as well as advanced manufacturing.

Our research groups have wide expertise in:

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

27th February 2015