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Nature paper echoes work of Turing with implications for future electronics, optics and CO2 catalysis.

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Nature paper echoes work of Turing with implications for future electronics, optics and CO2 catalysis.

In work published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology, scientists each side of the Tasman have discovered that diverse types of...

January 18, 2021

Big waves bring kiwi home

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Big waves bring kiwi home

Nanocamp alumni Dr Leighton Watson returns to Aotearoa as a recipient of a Rutherford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship.

December 16, 2020

Unexpected directions make new maps

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Unexpected directions make new maps

Becoming CEO of a startup is never straightforward, but Dr Kyle Webster has taken the ‘long road’ to an extreme

October 22, 2020

MacDiarmid Institute winners at the 2020 Kiwinet Awards

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MacDiarmid Institute winners at the 2020 Kiwinet Awards

Congratulations to Eldon Tate and Jim Johnston for their big wins at the Kiwinet Research Commercialisation Awards.

October 20, 2020

$48 million for MacDiarmid Institute as government recognises its research excellence for fourth time

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$48 million for MacDiarmid Institute as government recognises its research excellence for fourth time

The MacDiarmid Institute’s selection by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) in the 2019/20 CoRE round means it will receive $48...

October 9, 2020

MacDiarmid Institute finalists for the KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards

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MacDiarmid Institute finalists for the KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards

Three MacDiarmid Institute researchers are among 12 finalists selected for the annual KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards.

September 23, 2020

MacDiarmid Institute researchers win NZ Institute Chemistry awards

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MacDiarmid Institute researchers win NZ Institute Chemistry awards

There were outstanding results announced for the Institute’s researchers in the 2020 New Zealand Institute of Chemistry (NZIC) awards.

September 15, 2020

From secondary school to startup CEO in ten years

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From secondary school to startup CEO in ten years

Dr Eldon Tate reflects on his path from studying science in high school to founding the startup company Inhibit Coatings.

September 15, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Regional Lecture Series 2020

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Regional Lecture Series 2020

This year's annual Regional Lecture Series is based on 'Materials: Fact or Fiction', our collaboration with RNZ Nights.

September 15, 2020

Zincovery wins C-Prize 2019

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Zincovery wins C-Prize 2019

Deputy Director Geoff Willmott welcomed today’s announcement that MacDiarmid Institute affiliated start-up Zincovery had won this year’s Callaghan Innovation C-Prize.

September 1, 2020

15 Minutes Smarter

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15 Minutes Smarter

New MacDiarmid Institute podcast - 15 Minutes Smarter - asks the big important questions in materials science – What has materials....

July 18, 2020

#BetterWorkStories

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#BetterWorkStories

See how our alumni are making their way in the world in these 90 second videos.

April 7, 2020

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