ARC Nanotechnology Network
Computational Nanotechnology

Computational Nanotechnology

Name of Group Leader:

Dr Shaun Hendy  

Physical Address:

Industrial Research Ltd
Gracefield Road
PO Box 31-310
Lower Hutt
New Zealand  

Mailing Address:

Industrial Research Ltd
PO Box 31-310
Lower Hutt
New Zealand  


+64 4 931 3248  


+64 4 931 3754  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Thermodynamics of metallic nanoparticles and clusters

Optical properties of semiconductor quantum dots

Cluster-assembled devices

Oxidation of metal nanoparticles

Electrochemical growth of nanostructures


Optical properties of nanostructured glass ceramics

Hybrid multiscale methods for simulating nanomaterials

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

2 Permanent staff
3 Post-doctoral Fellows
4 Graduate students

Nanotechnology research facilities:

100-node Linux Cluster at Industrial Research Ltd
We are foundation partners in the Blue Fern BG/L Supercomputer at the University of Canterbury  



Collaboration Information


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