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The Board is informed by an International Science Advisory Board (ISAB), comprising some of the world's leading scientists in the fields of research represented by the Institute. The ISAB meets every two years.

Associate Professor Nicola Gaston

Associate Professor Nicola Gaston

Co-Chair

The MacDiarmid Institute Co-Director

University of Auckland

New Zealand

Professor Justin  Hodgkiss

Professor Justin Hodgkiss

Co-Chair

The MacDiarmid Institute Co-Director

Victoria University of Wellington

New Zealand

Professor Sir Richard Friend

Professor Sir Richard Friend

Board Member

Cavendish Professor of Physics

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

Organic Optoelectronics

Dr Anita Hill

Dr Anita Hill

Board Member

Chief Research Scientist and Executive Director, Future Industries

CSIRO (Australia)

Australia

Porous materials

Professor Wilhelm T. S. Huck

Professor Wilhelm T. S. Huck

Board Member

Radboud University Mijmegen

Netherlands

Artificial Cells

Professor Tomonobu Nakayama

Professor Tomonobu Nakayama

Board Member

Deputy Director & Principal Investigator, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (NIMS)

National Institute for Materials Science

Japan

Nanotechnology and condensed matter physics

Professor Dan Nocera

Professor Dan Nocera

Board Member

The Henry Dreyfus Professor of Energy and Professor of Chemistry

Harvard University

United States

Catalysis, energy

Professor Ivan Parkin

Professor Ivan Parkin

Board Member

Professor of Physics and Head of Nanoscience Group

UCL

United Kingdom

Nanostructured, organic, magnetic and superconducting materials

Professor Annie Powell

Professor Annie Powell

Board Member

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Germany

Molecular materials

Dr Charles Royal

Dr Charles Royal

Board Member

Independent researcher and consultant

New Zealand

Mātauranga Māori

Professor Michelle Simmons

Professor Michelle Simmons

Board Member

Director, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology Federation Fellow and Professor of Physics

University of New South Wales

Australia

Quantum Computing

Professor Matt Trau

Professor Matt Trau

Board Member

AIBN Deputy Director (Nanotechnology)

University of Queensland

Australia

Medical bio-nano

Dr David Williams

Dr David Williams

Board Member

Senior Research Scientist

Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory Cavendish Laboratory

United Kingdom

Nanoengineered electronic devices