ARC Nanotechnology Network
Central Chemical Consulting

Central Chemical Consulting

Name of Group Leader:

Dr Vincent A. Patrick  

Physical Address:

1/11 Narloo Street
Malaga WA 6090
Australia  

Mailing Address:

Central Chemical Consulting
PO Box 2546
Malaga WA 2546
Australia  

Phone:

+61 8 9248 2739  

Fax:

+61 8 9248 2749  

Email:

vap@chem.com.au  

Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Surface chemistry of inorganic nanoparticles (titania,iron oxides,zinc oxide,gibbsite). Surface chemistry of organic nanoparticles (latex polymers). Novel nanosized oxometalate polyanions. Rheological properties of nanoparticle suspensions. Properties of particles in high ionic strength environments.
 

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

2 PhD qualified researchers + occasional students and technical assistance  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

Instrumentation includes: Dispersion Technology DT1200 electroacoustic spectrometer (particle sizing and zeta potential), TA Instruments AR-G2 rheometer, TA Instruments Q600 DTA/TGA, Shimadzu IR-Prestige FTIR spectrometer, Varian UV/visible spectrometer, CH Instruments 700B electrochemical workstation.  
 

Collaboration Information

 

Group Websites:

Central Chemical Consulting