Quickstep brings global R&D to Geelong

Deakin's 'carbon cluster' will gain a major boost with Quickstep's high tech centre. Australia’s largest independent manufacturer of carbon fibre composites, Quickstep Holdings, has announced the establishme...

Silk solution to hearing loss

A thin transparent membrane produced from silk fibres could provide a novel but simple solution to chronic eardrum perforation – a problem that affects millions of people. Chief Hub Investigator Dr Rangam Ra...

Re-inventing the wheel

Prime Minister acknowledges Deakin and Carbon Revolution's contribution to clean energy future. Carbon Revolution (CFusion), a Victorian company that, in partnership with Deakin University, produced the worl...

High tech nanofibre deal for Deakin

A joint venture will provide a world-first short nanofibre manufacturing capability in Geelong. A deal has just been sealed that will see world-leading short nanofibre manufacturing begin at commercial scale...