Call for new Associate Investigators (AIs) The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology Deadline: 10th May 2018 The MacDiarmid Institute invites applications for new Associate Investigators (AIs). Selection criteria: All investigators have to support and implement the vision and mission of the MacDiarmid Institute; AIs have to contribute to one or […]
Harvard Professor and MacDiarmid Institute International Science Board member Dan Nocera talk at the Royal Society: Fuels to Food from Sunlight, Air, and Water. 20 February 2018. Read more at RadioNZ and TheSpinoff. Professor Nocera’s talk at the Royal Society
The MacDiarmid Institute 2016 Annual Report 0.1 Director’s report 0.2 Chair’s report 1.1 Materials to combat our changing climate 1.2 Tomorrow’s Computers 1.3 Every atom counts 1.4 Nanotech at the heart of medicine 1.5 Materials stars 1.6 Emeritus Investigators 2.1 Bridging the gap 2.2 Mapping our spin-outs 3.1 Extending our engagement – taking Kōrero […]
A new line of news articles that address the stories of MacDiarmid alumni is launched and can be found here or among the Newsroom categories above. Picture Source: Nasa
Three female nanoscientists discuss their lives and work at the ‘AMN8 Trio – Women in Science panel’ – a public engagement event held in Queenstown during AMN8 in February 2017. Watch the video Read more at TheSpinoff
12 of our Investigators were successful in MBIE 2016 Endeavour Round.
MacDiarmid Investigators are involved in both ‘Smart Ideas’ and ‘Research Programmes’.
For most new companies, getting the right staff on board is important. For high-tech start-up companies, it is vital. The smooth transfer of technology from a research institution can be a challenge for a new company. This was a problem facing Hi-Aspect, a new MacDiarmid start-up that had developed protein-based nanomaterial for use in skincare […]
Materials Science is Everywhere From the touchscreen on your mobile to the magnets in your laptop, materials science is everywhere. And MacDiarmid scientists have been nearly everywhere too – from dairy sheds to an angel investor forum and into classrooms. Read more in our Annual Report 2015 Or read our stories here: Out of the […]
The Directors of the two Centres of Research Excellence, the MacDiarmid Institute and the Dodd-Walls Centre, today both congratulated Associate Professor Cather Simpson on her company winning the AgTech section of the World Cup Tech Challenge in Silicon Valley. Associate Professor Simpson is a Principal Investigator with both Centres of Research Excellence. The Director of […]