ARC Nanotechnology Network

The Translational Polymer Research Group (TPRG)

The Translational Polymer Research Group (TPRG)

Name of Group Leader:

Bronwyn Laycock  

Physical Address:

School of Chemical Engineering, University of Queensland, College Rd., St Lucia 4067 QLD



Nanotechnology Research Programs/Activities:

Biopolymers Polymer Nanocomposites Polymer processing Composites


Scale of Nanotechnology Research Effort:

3 Professors 5 EMCRs 10 PhD students


Nanotechnology research facilities:

Wet chemistry laboratories Processing facilities e.g., milling, ultrasonication, homogenisation, extrusion and moulding techniques Microscopic and spectroscopic tools e.g., polarised optical microscopy, FTIR, UV


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