Murdoch physicist receives prestigious award

The Ministry of Science and Education of the Lithuanian Republic has announced a scientific award for Murdoch’s Dr Almantas Pivrikas for scientific achievements and accomplishments in research in the field of physical and technological disciplines. This award is dedicated to Lithuanian scientists who are living and working abroad. All recipients were invited to receive the … More Murdoch physicist receives prestigious award

Murdoch’s physics group co-organises international symposium

Bioinspired Functional Materials: From Nature’s Nanoarchitectures to Nanofabricated Designs To be held at the Spring Meeting of the German Physical Society (DPG), in Dresden from 19-24 March 2017. Biological materials often achieve functionality through complex spatial structures on the scale of nanometers and micrometers. Examples range from the brilliant optical reflections of butterfly wings and … More Murdoch’s physics group co-organises international symposium

Interview with Murdoch physics student – Justin Freeman

Justin Freeman, our 2016 NCP Scholar, had been invited by the Australian Embassy in Korea to record for their podcast. What an amazing thing to do! The podcast is 20 minutes long and he talks about Murdoch from Minute 3.35 and why he chose Murdoch University. He then talks about Physics and Nanotechnology in length. … More Interview with Murdoch physics student – Justin Freeman

WA AIP success!

The Western Australian branch of the Australian Institute of Physics held their Annual General Meeting and dinner on the evening of 16th of November 2016. The guest speaker was Murdoch’s Dr Gerd Schroeder-Turk. Gerd’s talk was “Only entropy is free” reminding us that entropy isn’t the same as disorder, and giving examples of ordered structures … More WA AIP success!