PhD Positions Available

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New PhD positions available in 2018. 

We have positions available for PhD students who are interested in the areas of nanomaterials science and applications. 

Research projects:

Work on design, synthesis and understanding of frontier two/mixed-dimensional nano-to-atomic materials and the based structures/frameworks with the applications development for:

1). greenhouse gases to solar liquid fuels;

2). water-splitting nanocells for solar H2 fuel;

3). frontier materials for batteries;

4). wearable devices for health prediction&diagnosis;

5). advanced (opto)electronic devices.

6). other possible research directions in which you already have a strong research background.

To be eligible for admission to the ANU to study for a PhD you need to have:

1). obtained (i) an Australian Bachelor degree with at least upper second-class honours (first class is usually required. Honours in the Australian system refers to a research-based thesis component), (ii) a Graduate Diploma or Master degree with a significant research thesis component, or (iii) equivalent for the international applicants.

2). met the English Language requirements - see

If you are interested in any of the above research projects, please contact Dr. Zongyou Yin at

Note: Due to many incoming applications, I am sorry that I might not be able to reply to every applicant. I might only contact the potential candidates for further interview. I appreciate your kind understanding.


Updated:  24 October 2018/Responsible Officer:  Director, RSC/Page Contact:  Web Admin, RSC