Assoc Prof Rona Chandrawati

Research summary

Associate Professor Rona Chandrawati’s research focuses on the design and synthesis of nanomaterials and their applications in sensors and drug delivery. This includes: i) colorimetric nanosensors based on conjugated polymeric materials for disease diagnosis, food safety and environmental monitoring and ii) nanocoatings on implantable medical devices for the delivery of drugs and cell signaling molecules.


Research keywords: nanomaterials, nanosensors, conjugated polymeric materials, disease diagnosis, nanocoatings

Affiliation: School of Chemical Engineering, Australian Centre for Nanomedicine, The University of New South Wales

Contact: rona[dot]chandrawati[at]unsw[dot]edu[dot]au

Address: Room 418, Science and Engineering Building E8, The University of New South Wales

Website: https://research.unsw.edu.au/people/associate-professor-rona-chandrawati