Professor Michael Breadmore and colleague Professor Emily Hilder are only two of three Australian academics to be recognised in the Analytical Scientist magazine’s inaugural Top 40 Under 40 listing.
The international compilation honours the next generation of up-and-coming scientists pioneering new research innovations across the sciences.
Professor Breadmore spent 10 years working with the Australian Centre for Research on Separation Science (ACROSS). He is currently working on explosives detection technology, expected to be rolled out at airports and security points around the world.
Professor Hilder is the head of Chemistry within the School of Physical Sciences and a Professor in ACROSS in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology. She is also Director of the Australian Research Council (ARC) Training Centre for Portable Analytical Separation Technologies.
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