It's official!

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science was officially launched on 13 December by the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Research Council, Professor Sue Thomas.

Prof Jim McCluskey from the University of Melbourne chaired the event.  Presentations were made by Centre Director Prof Paul Mulvaney, Prof Sue Thomas and Centre Advisory Board member and The University of Melbourne Provost Prof Margaret Sheil.

A video was made of the event that we will share next year.  Meanwhile, you can enjoy some photos and a graphic recording cartoon that sums up the presentations

 

Prof Evan Bieske, Prof Karen Day, Mr Adam Bandt MP, Prof Sue Thomas, Prof Paul Mulvaney, Prof Margaret Sheil, Prof Jim McCluskey.

Prof Evan Bieske, Prof Karen Day, Mr Adam Bandt MP, Prof Sue Thomas, Prof Paul Mulvaney, Prof Margaret Sheil, Prof Jim McCluskey.

 
Graphic recording of the event by Jessamy Gee of Think in Colour.

Graphic recording of the event by Jessamy Gee of Think in Colour.

 
Prof Marc Baldo, Dr Scott Watkins, Prof Gary Rumbles

Prof Marc Baldo, Dr Scott Watkins, Prof Gary Rumbles

 
Prof Paul Mulvaney and Prof Sue Thomas unveiling the plaque.

Prof Paul Mulvaney and Prof Sue Thomas unveiling the plaque.

 
PhD student Heyou Zhang at the poster display.

PhD student Heyou Zhang at the poster display.