ARC Nanotechnology Network
University of Sydney, Applied and Plasma Physics Group

University of Sydney, Applied and Plasma Physics Group

Name of Group Leader:

Professor Marcela Bilek  

Physical Address:

School of Physics, A28
University of Sydney, NSW 2006


(02) 9351 6079  


(02) 9351 7726  


Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Protein, peptide and DNA functionalised surfaces. Bioactive and multifunctionalised nanoparticles and nano thin films.  

Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

15 students, 5 post-doctoral fellows, 2 professors  

Nanotechnology research facilities:

Plasma based fabrication/synthesis equipment. Comprehensive surface characterization tools: XPS; ATR-FTIR microscope; UV-visible-IR spectroscopic ellipsometry; contact angle gonimetry; electron spin resonance spectroscopy; stylus profilometry.  



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