Materials Engineering Spotlight

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Scientists and researchers specialising in materials engineering research at ANSTO have been published in a wide range of refereed journals over several years.

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We are a major centre of materials engineering and expertise in Australia with a multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers.


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International collaboration to develop better nuclear fuels and materials

´╗┐Research using atomic scale computer simulations at ANSTO on accident tolerant nuclear fuels and cladding materials has the potential to design better components that can handle a ‘loss of coolant’ scenario  in light water reactors (LWRs). 

Smartphone radiation detector app tests positive

The popularity of smartphones continues to grow with the availability of an ever-growing range of applications. The app, Radioactivity Counter, is designed to measure a person’s exposure to radiation.