Prof Jadranka Travas-Sejdic

Research summary

Professor Jadranka Travas-Sejdic is a materials scientist with expertise in polymeric materials and their applications in organic bioelectronics, biosensors and actuators. Her research is at the interface between chemistry, biology and engineering, and is highly multidisciplinary and collaborative. Her main research focus has recently been in two areas: (i) electrochemical and optical biosensors and (ii) dynamic and functional materials for biointerfaces and stretchable electronics. Her research also involves development of nanostructured and composite materials for biological applications and energy storage, and development of tools for nano/micro-fabrication and characterisation.

Research keywords: Polymer chemistry, polymer electronics, biosensors, bioelectronics, switchable surfaces, biointerfaces, stretchable electronics

Affiliation: Polymer Electronics Research Centre, School of Chemical Sciences, The University of Auckland; MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, New Zealand

Contact: j[dot]travas-sejdic[at]auckland[dot]ac[dot]nz

Address: The University of Auckland, School of Chemical Sciences, Science Centre, Building 302, 23 Symonds Street, Auckland Central, New Zealand