ANSTO has developed a unique set of facilities and expertise that support the requirements of a range of market sectors.
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ANSTO provides access to specialised facilities and capabilities by application.View ANSTO's facilities
Our people include expert scientists, engineers and technicians who are actively engaged with industrial and translational research, collaborating with the best and brightest of Australia. Collaboration and connection is key to the best translational research outcomes.
ANSTO has strong academic and commercial connections with all the publically funded research organisations currently supporting the delivery of goods, services and advice to the defence sector in Australia.
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ANSTO is home to Australia’s most important landmark research infrastructure – totalling more than $1.3 billion. Our unique capabilities are used by thousands of Australian researchers, industry partners and academia every year.
- Advanced materials: ceramics, polymers, biomaterials, semiconductors, magnetic, superconducting and battery materials, opto-electronics
- Agriculture: plant cells, plant tissues, plant cell and root uptakes, soil analysis
- Biomedical: new diagnostic, imaging and therapeutic techniques
- Defence industries: new materials, sensors, heavy metal analysis
- Environmental technologies and services: analysis of soils, fresh and salt water, air and atmospheric samples, pollutants, toxins and contaminants, environmental remediation
- Food technology: analysis of food ingredients and packaging materials, product and process development
- Forensics: a broad range of analytical capabilities, development of new techniques
- Manufacturing: metal alloys, catalysts, engineered components, stress analysis, fibres and textiles, adhesives, polymers and plastics, surfaces, interfaces and coatings