ARC Nanotechnology Network
The University of Queensland - Clay Nanomaterials

The University of Queensland - Clay Nanomaterials

Name of Group Leader:

Zhi Ping (Gordon) Xu  

Physical Address:

Australian Institute for Bioengineering
and Nanotechnology (AIBN)
Corner College and Cooper Rds (Bldg 75)
The University of Queensland
Brisbane Qld 4072  

Phone:

61 7 3346 3809  

Fax:

61 7 3346 3973  

Email:

gordonxu@uq.edu.au  

Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

1. Drug/gene/antigen Delivery for Cancer Treatment using Various Nanoparticles

2. Delivery of Plant Extracts for Food Safety using Various Nanoparticles

3. Nanoparticles for plants

4. Environment Protection using clay nanomaterials
 

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

10 RHD students and research staff

Annual budget would be $200-300k.  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

SEM, TEM, DLS, XRD  
 

Collaboration Information

 

Group Websites:

http://www.aibn.uq.edu.au/zhi-ping-xu
http://www.nanomac.uq.edu.au/gordon-xu