3M News

12 April 2013

PM launches UNSW research centre in Beijing

A UNSW research centre investigating three high-value industries was launched in Beijing this week by Prime Minister Julia Gillard, one of six Australia-China Joint Research Centres.

The UNSW-led centre will investigate long-term sustainability solutions for the minerals, metallurgy and materials industries in each country.

"The 3-M industries represent significant contributions to the economies of Australia and China," says Scientia Professor and Centre Director Aibing Yu from the School of Materials Science and Engineering at UNSW.

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The First Australia-China Joint Symposium on Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials

The symposium was successfully conducted on June 9 ~ 12, 2013.

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