ARC Nanotechnology Network
RMIT University-Rheology and Materials Processing Centre

RMIT University-Rheology and Materials Processing Centre

Name of Group Leader:

Prof Sati Bhattacharya  

Physical Address:

Rheology and materials Processing Centre,
School of Civil, Environmental and Chemical Engineering
RMIT University, 124 LaTrobe St
Melbourne 3000


(03) 9925-3778  


(03) 9925-2268  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

-Polymeric nanocomposites
-Biodegradable nanocomposites
-Clay based nanopigments for polymer processing industry
-UV stable nanopigments
-UV and thermal stable nano-inks

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

Two Professors, one associate Professor, two senior lecturer, 3 Postdoctoral fellows and 8 post graduate students.
two full time senior technical support staff  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

-UV chambers
-Fully operational Wet chemistry lab
-Rheological testing facilities
-Mechanical testing
-high temperature GPC
-optical microscopy
-Processing equipments such as lab scale extruders, Injection moulding machine
-Melt strength tester



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