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2018 Student Conference Program Released

The program and abstracts for the 2018 DMTC Student Conference to be held on 9 October in Melbourne are now available.

The event is held in conjunction with our partners Defence Science Institute (DSI) and the Research Training Centre for Naval Design  & Manufacturing (RTCNDM) at the Australian Maritime College.

The conference is designed to give PhD and Masters candidates the opportunity to professionally present their work to peers. It is a great opportunity to network with other PhD candidates in the Defence sector. Question and answer sessions follow each presentation and we encourage industry participants and supervisors to attend and ask questions of the students.

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Posted by Harry Baxter on October 1st, 2018 Tagged: , , , ,

Nanofibre technology shields against toxic chemicals

Exciting prospects lie ahead for the nanostructured fabric project, funded through the Defence Innovation Hub. While previous protective systems have relied on multiple layers of fabric, the DMTC team’s approach demonstrates that individual protective elements can be combined into a single integrated fabric system with enhanced utility, fit and comfort. (more…)

Posted by Harry Baxter on June 8th, 2018 Tagged: , , , ,