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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!”

Farewell, Congratulations, and Good Luck to Rosie Hicks, ANFF’s Inaugural CEO

Rosie Hicks, ANFF CEO, has decided to move on to her next chapter after nearly 12 years at the helm of the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF). She will take up the position of CEO of the recently formed Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) on 15 April 2019. Rosie was ANFF’s first CEO, joining when … Read more “Farewell, Congratulations, and Good Luck to Rosie Hicks, ANFF’s Inaugural CEO”

ANFF-Q clients develop a simple 10-minute universal cancer test

Congratulations to ANFF-Q clients Dr Abu Ali Ibn Sina, Dr Laura G. Carrascosa, Dr Yadveer S. Grewal and Prof Matt Trau for their recent article: Epigenetically reprogrammed methylation landscape drives the DNA self-assembly and serves as a universal cancer biomarker published in Nature Communications. This research paper describes one simple 10-minute universal cancer test — an important step towards early and easy diagnosis of cancer. Access to … Read more “ANFF-Q clients develop a simple 10-minute universal cancer test”

ANFF-Q clients named among the world’s most influential researchers

Congratulations to the ANFF-Q Clients who have been named in the prestigious 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list: Distinguished Professor Dietmar Hutmacher Professor Huijun Zhao Professor Yusuke Yamauchi The Highly Cited Researchers list from Clarivate Analytics recognises world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance, demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for … Read more “ANFF-Q clients named among the world’s most influential researchers”

Facility Manager — Australian National Fabrication Facility Queensland Node

Based at The University of Queensland, St Lucia. The ANFF is seeking an outstanding Facility Manager to provide strategic and operational management of the ANFF Queensland Node. The Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF) was established in 2007 under the Australian Government’s National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). ANFF links CSIRO and 19 universities to provide … Read more “Facility Manager — Australian National Fabrication Facility Queensland Node”

Peak Performance with Atomic Force Microscopy

This workshop caters to the continuously growing demand of researchers, confronted with new materials and research topics, for complex nano-surface analysis. The workshop will cover: Basic theoretical concept of Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) and its measuring principle Key steps on your way to peak performance Applications of AFM such as material sciences, life sciences, polymers, … Read more “Peak Performance with Atomic Force Microscopy”

Wanted – Cathodoluminescence/Processing Officer

The Australian National University (ANU) College of Science is looking for a Cathodoluminescence/Processing Officer to provide efficient management and operation of a state-of-the-art scanning electron microscope (SEM) system with cathodoluminescence (CL) capability as well as a suite of processing equipment related to semiconductors technology. The successful candidate will operate and maintain the systems, train users and provide … Read more “Wanted – Cathodoluminescence/Processing Officer”

Technical Seminar: Chemical Vapour Deposition

Dielectric layers such as silicon oxide (SiOx) and silicon nitride (SiNx) play an important role in the semiconductor industry. Chemical vapour deposition (CVD) is a popular technology for depositing dielectrics, particularly plasma-enhanced CVD (PECVD). PECVD is economically viable with high deposition rate (tens of nm min−1) and is very attractive for compound semiconductors as it is possible to obtain … Read more “Technical Seminar: Chemical Vapour Deposition”

Wire & Die Bonding Technical Seminar

Wire bonders are used in the development, fabrication and packaging of microchips and other seminconductor devices. Wire bonding is generally considered the most cost-effective and flexible interconnect technology and is used to assemble the vast majority of semiconductor packages. This seminar will include: an introduction to wire bonding, where wire bonding is used, wire bonding methods, current … Read more “Wire & Die Bonding Technical Seminar”