Deakin welcomes new Advanced Fibre Cluster Geelong CEO
Deakin University has welcomed the appointment of leading advanced manufacturing advocate and strategic communications specialist Jennifer Conley as CEO...Continue Reading »
Deakin welcomes government support for Advanced Fibre Cluster Geelong
Deakin University has welcomed new funding from the Victorian Government to support growth of the Advanced Fibre Cluster Geelong....Continue Reading »
Advancing carbon fibre research
Carbon Nexus director, Derek Buckmaster has been honoured for his contribution to Australia’s place on the world stage. Mr...Continue Reading »
Cutting edge, cutting energy
Carbon Nexus is a purpose-built research facility designed to accommodate the diverse needs of international manufacturing organisations that require the cost-effective resolution of carbon fibre-related projects that are strategic and complex.
Located in Waurn Ponds, Geelong, the suite of equipment available to researchers and industry through Carbon Nexus is unparalleled. It is truly the nexus of industry, research and teaching for the global fibre community.
Carbon Nexus understands the needs of the carbon fibre industry. For more than a decade Deakin University researchers have been developing new and improved fibres and carbon composites.
Geelong carbon fibre precinct
Together with Deakin, CSIRO and the Geelong Manufacturing Council, a group of local companies have formed the Geelong Advanced Fibre Cluster, with the goal of improving the competitiveness of member companies.Find out more »
Carbon fibre producers
With the world’s only open-access carbonisation Pilot Line, Carbon Nexus offers a unique ability to process PAN precursors on an industrial pilot scale for product development, process optimisation or even small-lot contract manufacturing.Find out more »
Carbon Nexus offers a range of capabilities which are of interest to composites manufacturers. We can perform a wide range of value-adding chemical and thermal analysis of matrix resins (both thermoset and thermoplastic), using our suite of advanced analytical techniques, includingFind out more »
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