Claim your $200 ANFF-Q publication credit!

To reward ANFF-Q clients who correctly acknowledge ANFF-Q in publications supported by our UQ Site, we are now offering a $200 publication credit on your ANFF-Q UQ Site account for each peer-reviewed journal article published this year that acknowledges ANFF-Q. The correct acknowledgement reads as follows: “This work was performed in part at the Queensland … Read more “Claim your $200 ANFF-Q publication credit!”

Thinking Big with Nano – An Entrepreneurship Workshop

  Register now for the THINKING BIG WITH NANO entrepreneurship workshop. This workshop will be held 21–22 November and will showcase success stories in research translation in nanotechnology and provide training in skills to help take ideas from concepts to a viable business. This event is presented by The Australian National Fabrication Facility and the Australian … Read more “Thinking Big with Nano – An Entrepreneurship Workshop”

Congratulations to ANFF CEO, Rosie Hicks – AFR Woman of Influence 2018

We are proud to announce that ANFF CEO, Rosemary (Rosie) Julia Hicks, has been selected as one of the Australian Financial Review’s 100 Women of Influence 2018. The list features women working across a spectrum of industries demonstrating a strong sense of commitment to a cause. The Australian Financial Review 100 Women of Influence Awards presented by Qantas encompasses … Read more “Congratulations to ANFF CEO, Rosie Hicks – AFR Woman of Influence 2018”

Applications are now open for the Queensland Biomedical Voucher Program!

Queensland-based biomedical businesses are invited to apply for support to help attract a national or international client to develop their biomedical product in Queensland. Under the program, the Queensland Government are offering Queensland-based biomedical businesses up to 50% of the fees they would charge the client to develop its biomedical product or service in Queensland … Read more “Applications are now open for the Queensland Biomedical Voucher Program!”

26th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

ANFF-Q are proud sponsors of the 26th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering: ASBTE 2018. ASBTE 2018 will be held at the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle, WA, from 3 – 5 April 2018. Showcasing trans-disciplinary research, ASBTE once again welcomes a mix of scientists from various disciplines together with clinicians and company representatives … Read more “26th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering”

Smoke-free UQ

All University of Queensland (UQ) controlled premises or land (including St Lucia, Herston, Gatton and Long Pocket sites), all research facilities, carparks, ovals and all UQ-leased premises will become smoke-free from 1 July 2018. Visitors to the ANFF-Q UQ Site will need to comply with this new policy. Under this policy, smoking refers to the … Read more “Smoke-free UQ”

2017 ANFF Casebook – celebrating 10 years of NCRIS

The 2017 ANFF Casebook is here! The annual ANFF Casebook highlights the amazing work being done by researchers in Australia with the support of ANFF facilities and staff. The ANFF Casebooks are shared with researchers, investors, industry and government policy-makers around Australia. The 2017 ANFF Casebook celebrates our 1st decade working with researchers to advance … Read more “2017 ANFF Casebook – celebrating 10 years of NCRIS”

ANFF-Q Summer Newsletter

The ANFF-Q Summer Newsletter is here! In this issue: – new Leica SP8 confocal LSM – new AFM capabilities – new ANFF-Q staff – advances in SiC technologies – holiday closing dates – and more  

Process, not practice, makes perfect for manufacturing innovators

Dr Jane Fitzpatrick, Facility Manager at ANFF-Q, talks to The Brisbane Report about the challenges of innovation in advanced manufacturing: “the ideation and iteration processes around advanced manufacturing have changed dramatically and no longer is it viable for researchers, established companies or first-time entrepreneurs to spend months, years or longer to try to perfect their … Read more “Process, not practice, makes perfect for manufacturing innovators”

New for 2017 — achievement of sub nm roughness in epitaxial SiC morphology

In recent years, improvements in our epitaxial grown silicon carbide on silicon (SiC on Si) films at ANFF-Q have evolved using our EpiFlx large batch production reactor, jointly developed with SPT Microtechnologies USA Inc. We have now achieved sub nm roughness in epitaxial SiC morphology. Many applications require epitaxial SiC on Si with a sub nm … Read more “New for 2017 — achievement of sub nm roughness in epitaxial SiC morphology”