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Adapting to the online environment

As classes and meetings moved online in March as Aotearoa New Zealand entered Level 4 lockdown, we adapted our community outreach activities to the virtual environment.

Modified: Apr 1, 2021, 11:39 AM

Created: Mar 31, 2021, 6:13 PM

Pulling microfluidics out of a hat

For Dr Rob Ward and MacDiarmid Institute Principal Investigator Professor Bill Williams, commercialisation is the end point of a long learning process.

Modified: Apr 1, 2021, 11:35 AM

Created: Mar 31, 2021, 3:49 PM

The emerging field of mechanobiology

Physics biology collaborations are forging mechanobiology – a research area key to understanding health and disease.

Modified: Apr 1, 2021, 11:33 AM

Created: Mar 31, 2021, 9:42 AM

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Tenet

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

Modified: Mar 5, 2021, 11:02 AM

Created: Feb 11, 2021, 1:28 PM

Materials Fact or Fiction - Kryptonite

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

Modified: Feb 11, 2021, 1:34 PM

Created: Dec 8, 2020, 10:36 AM

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Nelson (10 November)

Professor Bill Williams and Dr Erin Leitao give their scientific take on whether fictional materials could be reality in a not too far off future.

Modified: Oct 14, 2020, 11:25 AM

Created: Sep 24, 2020, 8:26 AM

Patents and Spinouts 2019 - Annual Report 2019

This article from our 2019 Annual Report provides information about the MacDiarmid Institute's latest inventions, patents and spinouts.

Modified: May 27, 2020, 10:57 PM

Created: May 27, 2020, 10:25 PM

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Axonite

In this episode of RadioNZ's 'Materials: Fact or Fiction', Professor Bill Williams discusses Axonite from Dr Who.

Modified: Mar 26, 2020, 11:58 AM

Created: Mar 9, 2020, 11:28 AM

2018 funding successes - Annual Report 2018

Funding successes for our investigators and their research programmes during 2018. This funding enables our researchers and collaborators to continue their breakthrough research in advanced materials and nanotechnology.

Modified: May 30, 2019, 5:12 PM

Created: Apr 8, 2019, 12:37 AM

Professor Bill Williams

Bill Williams obtained an Honours degree in Physics with Astrophysics from Leeds University, UK and then undertook a PhD in NMR relaxation behaviour at the Open University. He went on to spend a number of years as a Postdoctoral Fellow in The Chemistry Department at York University, UK, working on various aspects of biological polymers.

Modified: Sep 7, 2021, 5:14 PM

Created: Feb 14, 2019, 2:38 PM

Outreach – Institute Investigators visit Nelson College for Girls

While in Nelson for AMN-7 the MacDiarmid Institute’s seventh international conference for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, three of the Institute’s Investigators visited Nelson College for Girls to share with the Year 12 and 13 students their passion and enthusiasm for science. Senior science students from Nelson College for Boys also attended the presentations.

Modified: Jun 16, 2019, 1:07 PM

Created: Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 AM

Bill Williams - the machinery of DNA

Professor Bill Williams explores how understanding biological problems from a physical point of view can help with better treatments.

Modified: May 21, 2019, 6:53 AM

Created: Feb 23, 2015, 12:00 AM

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