Specialist capabilities in materials analysis and fabrication.
We are making new coatings and sensors for industry. Functional coatings and surfaces with improved hardness, wear resistance, water resistance, reduced adhesion and corrosion, different colour and enhanced anti- fouling performance.
We make non-invasive real-time scanning systems for industry and researchers.
We provide consultancy and advanced analytical services to develop new products.
Research and Applications
Coating and Sensors
By rearranging the atomic composition of a material in the near-surface region, we aim to then alter the electrical, optical and chemical properties of the material, and develop new nanomaterials, structures and surfaces.
Ion Beam Surface Analysis
High-accuracy elemental analysis (hydrogen to uranium) of materials and surfaces from a wide range of sample types.
Ion Implantation Equipment
We design and build ion implantation equipment that allows for flexibility of use, where a wide range of ions can be produced and implanted into a broad cross section of materials.
We are developing and commercialising non-invasive automatic industrial scanners for novel measuring and detecting applications across a range of industries.
Our team consists of world-leading development scientists, supported by expert electronic, mechanical and software engineers.
Head of Department : Joe Manning
Phone: +64 4 570 4785
Mobile: +64 27 444 5436
Email: Joe Manning