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Technology Transfer

Technology transfer opportunities are activated through proof of development and proof of concept, licensing and patenting, establishing joint ventures with companies, spin-offs and the protection and transfer of intellectual property. 

ANSTO's commercialisation model brings together multidisciplinary specialists with a wide range of technical, commercial, marketing, corporate finance, management and legal skills to facilitate the application of knowledge and technology developed by the organisation for a wide range of industry applications.

Examples of Technology Transfer

  • RemLife Assessment Software

    RemLife Software

    High temperature creep-fatigue life assessment and economic viability simulator

    Remaining life assessment software is a simulator for coal and gas fired power stations and petrochemical plants that calculates the damage from unit cycling, then assesses the costs of the chosen cycling regime.

    Video: Dr Warwick Payten talks about RemLife software

    ANSTO Research Review: RemLife 

    Download RemLife Factsheet
  • BioGill - Nano particulate membrane bio-reactor

    BioGill - Nano particulate membrane bio-reactor

    This innovative nano particulate membrane bio-reactor developed at ANSTO and now owned by BioGill, is used in aquaculture to provide clean, safe biofiltration to maintain high quality pond water, and to treat many different wastewater streams. 

    Video: Founder John West talks about Biogill

    BioGill history

  • Ceramisphere - ceramic nanoparticles for encapsulation and controlled release of active molecules

    Ceramisphere - ceramic nanoparticles for encapsulation and controlled release of active molecules

    CeramiSphere utilises a patented platform technology that provides encapsulation and controlled release of active molecules for a variety of applications including drug delivery, cosmeceuticals, home and household care, food and speciality chemicals.

    Ceramisphere Pty Limitied
  • Border Technologies

    Border Technologies

    The Border Technologies Internal Venture is an innovative solution for many radiation protection and safety problems across an array of nuclear industries. From border protection to nuclear operations and first responders, this technology can be applied to accurately characterise isotopes quickly, reducing operator exposure.

    Find out more

Registered Research Service Provider -  Tax incentives.

ANSTO is a registered Research Service Provider (RSP), registration number 12657, under section 29A of the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

Registered Research Service Providers (RSP) are specialist organisations registered with the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science to undertake research and development on behalf of, or under contract to other companies.

As a registered RSP organisation, you can be assured of the quality of the skills and resources being offered by ANSTO. 

In addition, as ANSTO is a RSP, all eligible research and development expenses can be claimed, subject to certain criteria through the Research and development (R&D) Tax Incentive.

There are two core components to the R&D Tax Incentive:

  • A refundable tax offset for certain eligible entities whose aggregate turnover is less than AUD$20 million
  • A non-refundable tax offset for all other eligible entities

For more information visit the Australian Taxation Office website.

View the ANSTO RSP Certificate of registration

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