ARC Nanotechnology Network
CSIRO Plant Industry, Microscopy Centre

CSIRO Plant Industry, Microscopy Centre

Name of Group Leader:

Rosemary White  

Physical Address:

Clunies Ross St
ACT 2601  

Mailing Address:

GPO Box 1600
ACT 2601  


61 2 6246 5475  


61 2 6246 5334  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Cellular and subcellular imaging in plant tissues from macro- to nano-scale
Live cell imaging of subcellular dynamics
Correlative imaging of structures in fluorescence and electron microscopy (TEM, STEM)  

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

2 full time staff: 1 research scientist, 1 technical officer
1 postdoc
Ca. 130 regular facility collaborators/users
20-30 non-CSIRO short-term visitors per year
Ca. $500k per year plus separate infrastructure grants  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

Fluorescence microscopes - Leica and Zeiss
Confocal microscope - Leica SP2
Multiphoton confocal with white light laser, FLIM
FTIR microscope - Bruker Hyperion 3000
Scanning electron microscope - Zeiss EVO LS15 with X-ray analysis
Scanning electron microscope - Jeol 6400 with cryotransfer unit

Collaboration Information


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