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