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Institute for Frontier Materials

3MT TransTasman success

Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:04:00 +1100

Deakin University's Tristan Simons has claimed The Peoples' Choice at the TransTasman final of the Three Minute Thesis competition.

Tristan made the final eight at the finals held at the University of Queensland which began with 43 entrants from universities around Australia, from New Zealand and the South Pacific.

His presentation was called: Sun to Socket: The Zinc-Air rechargeable battery.

From Deakin's Institute for Frontier Materials where he works with Professor Maria Forsyth, Tristan won both the judges' award and the peoples' choice award in Deakin's finals earlier this year.

ï»Clearly he is popular with the live audiences.


Tristan Simons
Tristan Simons
Showcase facts
  • Tristan made the final eight at the finals held at the University of Queensland which began with 43 entrants.
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