• Robin Sanchez Arlt

    Masters of Science (Chemistry) student. Research involves the development of new Porous Coordination Polymers (PCPs), sometimes referred to Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs). Part of the Brendan Abrahams/Richard Robson research group, Link: http://abrahams.chemistry.unimelb.edu.au/

  1. The Wonders of the Australian Synchrotron and the Inner Workings

    During my last visit on the 5th of October to the Australian Synchrotron (AS) (next to the University of Monash in Clayton), it popped into my …


  2. The Journey of Gold, from the Ground to a Gold Bar

    Have you ever wondered how gold came from the depths of the earth? Gold has always been a precious metal of great interest because of its …


  3. ICBM: A Force to be Reckoned with

    With threats from North Korea claiming that they have been able to construct an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile and with subsequent test fires. Countries fear possible scale …


  4. Osmium (Os): A Noble Metal in Character, but with Beastly Properties and a Heart of Gold

    In this miniseries, we will be showcasing a number of different rarely mentioned elements, both in industry and day-to-day from the periodic table. Shining light on …