ARC Nanotechnology Network
UNSW Chemistry - Bioactive Molecules Group

UNSW Chemistry - Bioactive Molecules Group

Name of Group Leader:

A/Prof Naresh Kumar  

Physical Address:

School of Chemistry
The University of New South Wales
UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052


+61 2 93854698  


+61 2 93856141  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Antimicrobial biomaterials
Antimicrobial peptides and peptide mimics
Nitric oxide (NO) releasing coatings and polymers  

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

2 PhD students
2 Hons students
1 Research Associate  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

Comprehensive chemical and surface characterisation infrastructure is available in the UNSW Analytical Centre
The group has access to a Plasma Coater, UV-Cross linker and biological screening facilities  



Collaboration Information


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