Our Sponsors


Gold Sponsor

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Our innovative solutions for 3D electron microscopy, spectroscopy and microanalysis help materials science researchers advance their sample characterization to gain deeper insight into materials using the latest advances in analytical instruments. We help researchers unlock the mysteries of function and process, bridging the gap between basic science and translational therapeutics. Our TEMs, DualBeam™ FIB/SEMs and comprehensive portfolio of SEMs, combined with software suites, take customers from questions to usable data by combining high-resolution imaging with physical, chemical, elemental, mechanical and electrical analysis across scales and modes—through the broadest sample types.

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    Supporting sponsor

  • The MCN is a world-class nanofabrication centre, combining cutting-edge technologies with the knowledge and skills of expert process engineers. The MCN represents a $50million investment in micro- nanotechnology infrastructure as a joint venture between six Victorian Universities and the CSIRO. It is located in the heart of the South-East Melbourne Innovation Precinct and is openly accessible to any researchers in academia, CSIRO or industry. The MCN is the largest and broadest capability within the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF). By connecting the national research facilities in micro/nano fabrication, ANFF enables research institutions and industry clients around Australia to identify partners, collaborate and innovate.

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