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Partnership focuses on Australian carbon capture and storage research

IMER is delighted to share the news that the Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources (ASPER) is teaming up with Chevron Australia to create a new state-of-the-art facility for carbon storage research that will accelerate Australia’s transition to cleaner energy sources and net zero emissions. Read more

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Students honoured in NASA space robotics challenge

IMER is delighted to share the news that a team of undergraduate and honours students from the Andy Thomas Centre for Space Resources at the University of Adelaide has been awarded third prize and US$75,000 in the NASA Space Robotics Challenge , as well as an Innovation Award for its work on critical challenges in the competition. Read more

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SA Scientist of the Year Finalist

shizhang qiao

Congratulations to Professor Shizhang Qiao who is a finalist in the SA Science Excellence and Innovation Awards in the Scientist of the Year category.

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HILT CRC appoints new CEO

Felicity Lloyd

IMER is delighted to announce that HILT CRC has appointed Felicity Lloyd as the Chief Executive Officer.   

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STEM Educator of the Year Finalist

richard lilly

Congratulations to Dr Richard Lilly from Earth Sciences, who is a finalist in the SA Science Excellence and Innovation Awards in the STEM Educator of the Year - University or Registered Training Organisation category.

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Stijn Glorie announced as an ARC Future Fellow recipient

Stijn Glorie

IMER is proud to support Associate Professor Stijn Glorie, who has won an ARC Future Fellowship!

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Mapping Earth’s deep crustal source of Victoria’s gold deposits: a new paper published in Nature’s Scientific Reports

Delamerian Orogen

Congratulations to Professor Graham Heinson, Director of the Mawson Geo Centre and Deputy Director of IMER, who has had a new paper published in the prestigious Nature's Scientific Reports entitled "Lower crustal resistivity signature of an orogenic gold system".

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2020 IMER Annual Report

2020 annual report cover

The 2020 IMER Annual Report is now available to read.

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HILT CRC has been awarded

heavy industry

The HILT CRC has today, 30 June 2021, been awarded $39 million in cash support over 10 years from the Australian Government to unlock more than $175 million investment from its partners which are located around the country, and fund the leading collaborative venture between heavy industry, government and researchers, who will accelerate this transition read more.

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South Australia's exploration initiative

adi grants

The South Australia Government's Department for Energy and Mining has announced round two of the Accelerated Discovery Initiative.

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