ARC Nanotechnology Network
Australian National Fabrication Facility Victorian Node (ANFF-VIC)

Australian National Fabrication Facility Victorian Node (ANFF-VIC)

Name of Group Leader:

Professor Nicolas Voelcker  

Physical Address:

The Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication,
151 Wellington Road,
VIC 3168,


03 9902 4073  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Part of the broader Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF). The Victorian node offers open-access micro and nano fabrication equipment to academic and industry experts.

Flagship equipment:
Electrospinning, Nanolithography, Electron Beam Lithography, Sample Characterisation and diamond deposition.  

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

In excess of 200 tools or capabilities spread across Victoria's leading research institutes.

A user base approaching 300 per year.

Approximately 30 staff employed at eight different locations throughout the state.  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

The Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication - Flagship Facility
Monash University - Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy
University of Melbourne -Materials Characterisation and Fabrication Platform
Deakin University - Institute for Frontier Materials
La Trobe University - Centre for Materials Surface Science
Swinburne University of Technology - ANFF Biointerface Engineering Hub
RMIT University - Micro Nano Research Facility
CSIRO - CSIRO Manufacturing Flagship  



Collaboration Information


Group Websites:

Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication
The Australian National Fabrication Facility