Name of Group Leader:
Professor Richard J. Sadus
Centre for Molecular Simulation, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
Centre for Molecular Simulation, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
(03) 9214 8773
(03) 9214 5075
Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:
Molecular Simulation of Molecular Motors
Molecular Simulation of Dendrimers
Molecular Simulation of Nano-Fluidics
Molecular modelling of Bio-Molecules
Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:
There are currently 15 members of the Centre for Molecular Simulation engaged in nanotecholgy related research (3 senior members of academic staff, 4 post-doctoral researchers and 8 PhD students). The work is partly funded by the Australian Research Council Discovery Project scheme.
Nanotechnology research facilities:
The main on site facility is the Swinburne Supercomputer Cluster with a theoretical peak speed of over 2 teraflops. In addition, the Centre has computing allocations from the Victorian and Australian Partnerships for Advanced Computing.