Research activities

The NIMS Group conducts research into and develops next-generation particle systems with engineered properties, combining nanotechnology and biomedicine to generate therapeutic drug delivery vehicles that can target specific sites.

  • Surface modification of particles
  • Polyelectrolyte multilayer and multicomposite films
  • Biosensors
  • Inverse opals and macroporous materials
  • Biochemical reactions within confined geometries
  • Hollow spheres
  • Particulate bioassays
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Metal-organic frameworks

Contact us

Melanie Hutchins
Personal Assistant to Prof Frank Caruso

Telephone: +61 3 9035 8192

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Building 1
The University of Melbourne VIC 3010

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