The 2013 Indigenous Australian Engineering Summer School (IAESS) was held in January at the University of Sydney. It provided Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students from high schools around Australia with the opportunity to experience the excitement and breadth of engineering studies and careers. Deputy Director (Materials) of the AMMRF at the University of Sydney, A/Prof. Julie Cairney, gave the group a chance to get hands-on with some of the sophisticated AMMRF instruments that are playing a fundamental part in shaping the engineering materials of the future.
AMMRF hosts budding indigenous engineers
The AMMRF is proud to announce that we will be hosting a Vivid Ideas event in conjunction with the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences (MAAAS) on June 7 at 6.00pm. Entitled, 60,000 years of tradition meet the microscopic world – making
Australia’s breakthroughs in quantum computing, gene therapies for cancer, world-record solar cells, and lithium-free power sources for electronic devices are just a few of the technologies that will be presented at the 2017 ANFF–AMMRF Research
The Board of the AMMRF is pleased to announce that Prof. Julie Cairney will take up the role of Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer of the AMMRF. Prof. Cairney is currently the Director of the Australian Centre for Microscopy &