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Microanalytical Research Centre (MARC) (1980 - )

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Function: Research Centre
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Microanalytical Research Centre (MARC) is a research group in the School of Physics at the University of Melbourne, and works on a diverse range of research projects funded by the Australian Research Council, Industry and the CSIRO. MARC was founded by Dr George Legge in the 1980s to house the Melbourne Nuclear Microprobe.

URL: The home page for this entity is located at http://www.ph.unimelb.edu.au/marc/


MARC is founded by Dr George Legge to house the Melbourne Nuclear Microprobe (used to perform nuclear microscopy on a wide range of materials to probe fundamental questions in the structure of materials)

c. 1990 - 1999

MARC expands its analytical capabilities thanks to the activities of Assoc. Prof. Steven Prawer who adds a confocal Raman spectrometer, an ultra high vacuum Atomic Force Microscope and, in 1999, a laser ablation synthesis facility.

c. 1996

Associate Professor David N. Jamieson is Director.

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Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Carolyn Rasmussen & Rachel Tropea
Created: 2 October 2001
Modified: 21 November 2001

Published by Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre on AustehcWeb, October 2001
Comments, questions, corrections and additions: http://www.esrc.unimelb.edu.au/about/inquiries.html#comment
Prepared by: Acknowledgements
Updated: 16 November 2009

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