Carbon Fibre Futures Conference 2023 set for Waurn Ponds Estate
The global carbon fibre and composite materials community is set to converge in Geelong in 2023 for the biennial...Continue Reading »
IFM researchers recognised for self-healing coatings at IChemE Malaysia Awards 2020
Material scientists at Deakin University enhance performance and extend service life of pipelines and offshore infrastructure for a more...Continue Reading »
Carbon Nexus researchers support development of AI systems for composites testing
Researchers at Carbon Nexus are supporting a project to study the feasibility of Artificial Intellingence (A.I.) solutions for the...Continue Reading »
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Carbon Nexus is a purpose-built research facility designed to accommodate the diverse needs of international manufacturing organisations that require the cost-effective resolution of carbon fibre-related projects that are strategic and complex.
Located in Waurn Ponds, Geelong, the suite of equipment available to researchers and industry through Carbon Nexus is unparalleled. It is truly the nexus of industry, research and teaching for the global fibre community.
Carbon Nexus understands the needs of the carbon fibre industry. For more than a decade Deakin University researchers have been developing new and improved fibres and carbon composites.
Geelong carbon fibre precinct
Together with Deakin, CSIRO and the Geelong Manufacturing Council, a group of local companies have formed the Geelong Advanced Fibre Cluster, with the goal of improving the competitiveness of member companies.Find out more »
Carbon fibre producers
With the world’s only open-access carbonisation Pilot Line, Carbon Nexus offers a unique ability to process PAN precursors on an industrial pilot scale for product development, process optimisation or even small-lot contract manufacturing.Find out more »
Carbon Nexus offers a range of capabilities which are of interest to composites manufacturers. We can perform a wide range of value-adding chemical and thermal analysis of matrix resins (both thermoset and thermoplastic), using our suite of advanced analytical techniques, includingFind out more »
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Carbon Nexus is a purpose-built research facility designed to accommodate the diverse needs of international manufacturing organisations that require the cost-effective resolution of carbon fibre-related projects.Contact Us