Research Groups

Currently we have more than 30 different groups conducting research in a range of multidisciplinary areas.

Academic Research Group
Associate Professor Brendan Abrahams* Coordination Networks
Professor Muthupandian Ashokkumar* Sonochemistry and Sonoluminescence
Dr Stephen Best* Spectroelectrochemistry
Professor Evan Bieske* Radical and Ion Spectroscopy
Associate Professor Colette Boskovic* Inorganic Molecular Materials
Professor Paul Donnelly* Metals in Medicine and Radiopharmaceuticals
Professor Ken Ghiggino Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Photochemistry
Dr Lars Goerigk* Theoretical and Computation Quantum Chemistry
Dr Carol Hua* Chiral Coordination Networks and Spectroscopy
Associate Professor Guy Jameson* Function and mechanism of iron-containing metalloenzymes
Dr David Jones* Design and synthesis of organic electronic material
Dr James Hutchison* Materials in confined optical fields
Associate Professor Craig Hutton* Bio-organic Chemistry
Professor Spas Kolev* Chemical Sensors and Membranes in Environmental Monitoring
Professor Robert Lamb* Surface Science and Technology
Professor Paul Mulvaney* Quantum Dots and Nanoparticles
Professor Richard O'Hair* Fundamental and Applied Mass Spectrometry
Dr Anastasios Polyzos* Flow Chemistry and Catalysis
Professor Gavin E. Reid* Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry, Proteomics and Lipidomics
Professor Mark Rizzacasa* Asymmetric Synthesis of Biologically Active Natural Products
Professor Richard Robson Crystal Engineering of Infinite 2D and 3D Frameworks
Professor Frances Separovic NMR and Biophysical Chemistry of Membranes
Associate Professor Trevor Smith* Laser Spectroscopy, Microscopy and Photophysics
Associate Professor Alessandro Soncini* Theoretical and Computational Chemistry
Dr Georgina Such* Smart polymeric materials: synthesis and application
Professor Tony Wedd Metal Chemistry in Catalysis and Biology
Professor Jonathan White* Structural Organic Chemistry
Professor Uta Wille* Organic and Physical Organic Chemistry
Professor Spencer Williams* Biological Organic Chemistry and Carbohydrates
Dr Wallace Wong* Organic Electronic Materials

*Denotes academics who can act as the principal supervisor for Honours, Masters and PhD students