Last updated May 17, 2017 at 4:55 pm
Some of the nation’s top female scientists share their insights and experiences as leaders in academia and research.
UNSW’s Professor Emma Johnston on her work in marine ecology, inspiring a new generation of scientists and why diving in Sydney Harbour still gives her a buzz.
Professor Katharina Gaus is using super resolution microscopes to study T-cells – the frontline troops that tell our immune systems to attack germs and other invaders.
Professor Martina Stenzel is working with shape shifting polymers to target cancer.
Scientia Professor Rose Amal is researching how to create sustainable fuels by harnessing the power of the sun.
UNSW Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla is researching the productive recycling of e-waste to create raw materials for future manufacturing.