TrACEES Platform Stage 2 funded

 

Congratulations to the Steering Committee and Management of the Melbourne Trace Analysis for Chemical, Earth and Environmental Sciences (TrACEES) platform for their successful $1.88 M funding through the application to the Melbourne Collaborative Research Infrastructure Committee for funding the platform for its Stage 2 program (2019 – 2021). The platform has received also significant financial support from the Faculty of Science, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences and the Schools of Chemistry and Earth Sciences.

It continues to provide high quality surface and chemical analysis, research and technical support for industry and researchers in chemical, materials, environmental and life sciences together with ongoing training of research students and staff. In its second year’s operation, the Platform has achieved a number of outputs: