PhD in polymer science at AIBN, The University of Queensland.

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PhD in polymer science at AIBN
Scholarship Description

This scholarship will be within Prof Michael Monteiro's research group and will focus on the synthesis of polymers by Living Radical Polymerization. The polymers will then be used to form nanoreactors for organic and polymer reactions in water, or for the functionalization of surfaces for various applications. The successful candidate will study towards a PhD in polymer science with the key aims of synthesis and characterization of polymeric nanoreactors suitable to perform catalyzed organic reactions in water.

Reference Number: 5629
Study Subject: Synthesis and characterization of polymeric nanoreactors
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Provided By: Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland
To be undertaken at:The University of Queensland.
Level: Post Graduate (Research)


This scholarship is offered once only to one person. Open for applications from September 22, 2011 until November 30, 2011.

Payment Information

The value of this scholarship is AUD22860 (minimum per annum). This award is to be used for living expenses. This scholarship is paid fortnightly for the period of 3 and a half years.

Research Information

This scholarship is for one of the following fields of research: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, CHEMICAL SCIENCES, PHYSICAL SCIENCES or SCIENCE - GENERAL.


This scholarship is for study in Australia for those who have achieved Honours 1 or equivalent, Honours 2a or equivalent, or Masters or equivalent.

Application Details

To apply for this scholarship you must consult the scholarship web site. Terms and conditions are subject to change. Always confirm details with scholarship provider before applying.

    Main Contact
Prof. Michael Monteiro (Research Group Leader)
Aust Institute Bionengineering & Nanotechnology
Phone: 07 3346 4164
Web Site:
The University of Queensland
QLD, Australia

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