School of Chemical Sciences
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Marsden Fund: Awarded grants to our researchers
05 November 2015Research at the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Science to help prevent blindness, investigate acidification of oceans and develop self-healing electronic devices are among projects to receive $8.3 million in total funding from this year’s Marsden grants.
Freemasons Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship
13 November 2015Having recently completed her PhD with the School of Chemical Sciences under the supervision of Professor Jadranka Travas-Sejdic, Marsilea Harrison (née Booth) has been awarded the Freemasons Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship and is about to start work at Imperial College, London.
Sword award for Professor David Williams
30 October 2015Professor David Williams (School of Chemical Sciences) recently returned from the ElectroChem 2015 conference held at Durham University where he was presented with not one, but two awards.
Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund success
28 May 2015Associate Professor Cather Simpson from the Department of Physics and School of Chemical Sciences has just been awarded $134,464 as part of the government’s Unlocking Curious Minds Contestable fund, as announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce this afternoon.
Leading chemistry researcher wins award
20 May 2015Distinguished Professor Margaret Brimble of the University of Auckland has been named as one of this year’s Distinguished Women in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).
PhD studentship: Surface functionalisation of advanced fibres for polymer composite applications
23 October 2015Nuenz Ltd, an advanced material manufacturing company, and the NZ Product Accelerator are offering a PhD studentship in Chemistry to study the dispersion and bonding of advanced fibres in polymers and their effect on the physical properties of the fibre-polymer composites
PhD Studentship - Non-invasive assurance of dairy powder products
22 October 2015Applications are invited for a PhD Studentship which has been established to investigate novel approaches for assurance of dairy powder products.