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Wanted — Senior Technical Officer: Electron Beam Lithography

The Australian National University (ANU) are looking for a Senior Technical Officer to maintain the efficient operation and usage of the ANFF-designated electron beam lithography (EBL) system. The successful candidate will be responsible for preventive maintenance, repair, service and daily operation of the system. They will also give instruction and training to staff and students from … Read more “Wanted — Senior Technical Officer: Electron Beam Lithography”

Call for abstracts — 2018 Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices

The Australian Institute of Physics (AIP) and the Australian Optical Society (AOS), with the support of the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF) and the Australian Nanotechnology Network (ANN), would like to invite you to submit abstracts for presentation at the 23rd AIP Congress and the Australian Optical Society Conference that will be held jointly with … Read more “Call for abstracts — 2018 Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices”

Call for abstracts — International Conference of Young Researchers on Advanced Materials

The International Conference of Young Researchers on Advanced Materials (ICYRAM) provides a platform for researchers up to 15 years post-PhD to present technical findings of their research, to network within the international community of other young researchers, and to increase the breadth of their general materials-based knowledge. Abstracts are now being called for ICYRAM 2018. … Read more “Call for abstracts — International Conference of Young Researchers on Advanced Materials”

Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas Fund now OPEN!

The Ignite Ideas fund provides grants of up to $250,000 to support startups and small to medium Queensland businesses to commercialise market ready innovative ideas. Round 4 is now open and accepting applications until 2pm on Wednesday 9 May 2018. Get professional help in preparing your application through Innovate Queensland’s webinar: Ignite Ideas Fund – Round 4. … Read more “Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas Fund now OPEN!”

Life Sciences Professional Development Event — Shameless Self Promotion

Just because you work hard does not mean that you will attain awards.  Rather than waiting for it to happen, it is important to have a strategy to promote yourself and “put yourself out there”.  Develop your 1 minute pitch and present yourself effectively for awards, grants and promotions. This workshop will look at: Asking … Read more “Life Sciences Professional Development Event — Shameless Self Promotion”

ANFF Nano News

– ICONN survey winner announced – ANN ANFF Short Term Visits program – ANFF Staff Travel Fund – 2018 Australian of the Year – Fresh faces at Optofab – ANFF-SA’s new voice – Researchers from ACES and ANFF-Materials based at the University of Wollongong (UOW) have designed and built a customised 3D bioprinter that promises … Read more “ANFF Nano News”

GRID Webinar — Staying on Track in the Sportstech Race

E-sports, smart apparel, wearable tech, cognitive performance assessment apps … if you want to know how the latest technologies are disrupting the $US1.5 trillion global sports industry, or need ideas for getting your fitness tech off the starting blocks, this webinar with sports innovation researcher Associate Professor Sarah Kelly will help you hit the mark.  … Read more “GRID Webinar — Staying on Track in the Sportstech Race”

$1,000 ANFF short-term visit grants from ANN

Postgraduate students and early career researchers can apply to the Australian Nanotechnology Network for funding support – up to $1,000.00 – for travel and accommodation expenses associated with ANFF Short Term Visits. The Australian Nanotechnology Network (ANN) is dedicated to substantially enhancing Australia’s research outcomes in nanotechnology by bringing together key groups working in this area to … Read more “$1,000 ANFF short-term visit grants from ANN”

Free hands-on demo of new Phenom ProX Gen 5 Desktop SEM

ATA Scientific would like to invite you to attend their free workshop and test drive the new Phenom ProX desktop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). This workshop will provide you with new insights and enable you experience the Phenom SEM instrument via scheduled demonstrations followed by additional “hands on” time for sample analysis. On show: Phenom … Read more “Free hands-on demo of new Phenom ProX Gen 5 Desktop SEM”