A breakthrough by Australian researchers could make infra-red technology easy-to-use and cheap, potentially saving millions of dollars in defence and other areas using sensing devices. The research has demonstrated a jump in the absorption efficiency of light in a layer of semiconductor that is only a few hundred atoms thick – to almost 99 percent light absorption from the current inefficient 7.7 percent.
Physicists from the new Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology answered hundreds of questions about nanoscience.
We're hosting a range of events that are open to our community and the general public to mark National Reconciliation Week from 27 May to 3 June.
At any given point in time our students are finding ways to let their creative energy run free.
Mental health experts want federal election candidates to support suicide prevention trials in regional Australia after releasing a report revealing suicide rates exceeded road fatalities in 28 electorates audited between 2009 and 2012.