Wellcome news for Hub researchers

Hub Director Professor Xungai Wang, Chief Investigator Dr Rangam Rajkhowa and Research Fellow Dr Ben Allardyce, together with industry partner the Ear...

Hub members win major award

Recycling used denim to give colour to new denim is a revolutionary idea which has just been recognised by a major international award. The team, cont...

Inaugural Future Fibres Symposium

The ARC Future Fibres Hub was proud to host the inaugural Future Fibres Symposium on 27-28th February 2017, at the Waurn Ponds campus of Deakin Univer...

Future Fibres Hub Officially Launched

Australian Research Council Acting CEO Leanne Harvey, Member for Corangamite Sarah Henderson MP, Hub Director Professor Xungai Wang, Deakin Vice-Chan...

Future Fibres Hub Strategy Day 2016

The ARC Future Fibres Hub held its first strategy day on Wednesday 20 July at the Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin University. Hub members inc...

New product mimics the real thing

“HeiQ Real Silk” reproduces the luxurious tactile properties of silk using the cutting edge short polymer fibre technology developed by HeiQ Australia...

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 c...

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 affect...