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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Tenet

Podcast

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Tenet

Professor Bill Williams explains the science behind time travel and entropy in Christopher Nolan's Tenet.

February 11, 2021

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

The search for a better battery

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The search for a better battery

Dr Shalini Duvya went on RadioNZ to talk about how she is starting a company to create the next sustainable...

January 18, 2021

MacDiarmid Business Scholarships for Alumni

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MacDiarmid Business Scholarships for Alumni

Every year, we offer a limited number of competitive scholarships for our alumni to undertake further postgraduate study in business...

December 17, 2020

15 Minutes Smarter - Episode 3: It's the little things

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15 Minutes Smarter - Episode 3: It's the little things

Jono & Claire take a trip to the nanoscale where things get weird, and Dr Anna Garden shares her stoke...

December 17, 2020

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

Industrial toxin recycling startup attracts international investors

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Industrial toxin recycling startup attracts international investors

Zincovery has raised over $1 million to help commercialise a product that will reduce environmental toxins created by the galvanising...

December 10, 2020

Materials Fact or Fiction - Kryptonite

Podcast

Materials Fact or Fiction - Kryptonite

Professor Bill Williams, Principal Investigator gives us his scientific take on Kryptonite from DC Comics' Superman.

December 8, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Mandalorian Iron

Podcast

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Mandalorian Iron

Dr Catherine Whitby, Associate Investigator gives us her scientific take on Mandalorian Iron from Star Wars.

November 27, 2020

Using Tiwai's power to cut pollution from our internet searches

Podcast

Using Tiwai's power to cut pollution from our internet searches

Co-Director Nicola Gaston has creative suggestions for repurposing the renewable electricity Tiwai is abandoning.

November 24, 2020

How a breakthrough material could supercharge our homes and cars

In The Media

How a breakthrough material could supercharge our homes and cars

Martin Allen is replacing the silicon we use in electronic devices to make them faster, smaller and more efficient.

November 24, 2020

Materials: Fact of Fiction - The Philosopher's Stone

Podcast

Materials: Fact of Fiction - The Philosopher's Stone

Dr Erin Leitao, Associate Investigator gives us her scientific take on The Philosopher's Stone from Harry Potter.

November 13, 2020

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