2012 Tasmanian Award Winner

Dr Rosanne Guijt

University of Tasmania Research Field: Laboratory on a Chip Dr Rosanne Guijt develops and manufactures Lab on a Chip systems, microchip-based detection and analysis devices that will make laboratory techniques faster and more efficient. Rosanne’s research crosses many traditional boundaries, stretching from separation science and cell culture to micro-fabrication, fluid dynamics and micro-reactors. With applications ranging from chemical…

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Dr Rick Stuart-Smith

University of Tasmania Research Field: Marine Biodiversity Tasmanian Young Tall Poppy of the Year Dr Rick Stuart-Smith investigates how humans are affecting marine life. His research includes identifying the impacts of pollution near major cities and understanding changes in fish communities where fishing is prohibited. One of his overarching goals is to report changes in marine life…

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