MacDiarmid Institute 2018

Our focus is materials science research and technologies, especially the unexplored territory where chemistry, physics, biology and engineering meet.

We collaborate to create new knowledge addressing the big problems of our time, and bring innovations to the marketplace and contribute to the New Zealand Economy. Our ultimate aim is to create technologies that can improve our lives and our environment.

From 2002 – 2018
656 PhD graduates
852 research alumni
3500+ AMN conference attendees
64 inventions patented
15 spinout companies created