AnthroTerra is developing uses for biochar, which will create sustainable and healthy soils while sequestering greenhouse gases. A significant need exists for the company is to characterise biochars that have been processed in different ways. Microscopy and microanalysis solutions are provided to the company by the AMMRF at the University of New South Wales who provide a post-doctoral researcher and a PhD student through an R&D contract.
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To help Procter & Gamble develop better shampoo, the AMMRF at UWA provides unique high-resolution NanoSIMS analysis of the penetration of specific molecules into hair. Procter & Gamble is a global company, with net sales in 2016 of $65
Problem: The colour of natural pink Argyle diamonds is due to an unidentified crystalline defect that causes the colour of the diamonds to be affected by certain wavelengths of light. Rio Tinto diamonds wanted to characterise this change, find the
Digitalcore was formed in 2009 to commercialise technology based on X-ray microtomography and data analysis of rocks. Contract research by the Australian National University for Digitalcore contributed to the success of this innovation, which