Technology licensing

At The Australian National University, our researchers are continually developing innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Give your organisation a commercial edge and help our research achieve the greatest possible economic and societal impact by licensing ground-breaking technologies from ANU.

We invite you to browse our available technologies below. If you are interested in working with ANU to license or further develop any of our technologies, please get in touch.

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3D audio capturing microphone array »

ANU researchers have developed a novel, compact microphone array arrangement and custom DSP algorithms for enhanced 3D sound capture and delivery....
MIROPA-fs-M

A femtosecond (fs) mid-infrared (MIR) optical parametric amplifier (OPA) for microscopy »

ANU researchers have developed the MIROPA-fs-M, a femtosecond mid-infrared optical parametric amplifier primarily aimed at the nonlinear microscopy...
MIROPA-fs

A femtosecond (fs) mid-infrared (MIR) optical parametric amplifier (OPA) for nonlinear optics »

ANU researchers have developed the MIROPA-fs, a device that emits ultra-short "laser" pulses in the mid-infrared. Background The mid-infrared (MIR...
ANC inside an automobile cabin

Active Noise Control Systems »

Researchers at ANU have developed integrated active noise control (ANC) solutions for complex noise problems and are designing cost-effective,...
Advanced Instrumentation & Technology Centre Virtual Tour

Advanced Instrumentation Technology Centre »

The Advanced Instrumentation Technology Centre (AITC) is a new precision manufacturing and test facility. It provides increased capability in the...
The ANU solar thermal dish. Photo: Stuart Hay.

Air curtain control system to reduce heat loss from solar thermal receivers »

ANU researchers have designed an air curtain control system for thermal solar receivers for concentrating solar power applications. Background...

Droplet lenses »

By harnessing the natural shape of water droplets, ANU researcher Dr Steve Lee has invented a new way to make microscope lenses capable of...

HIV vaccine therapeutic & prophylactic »

ANU researchers have developed two novel HIV vaccines which dramatically improve both mucosal and systemic immunity in animal models when compared to...

Laser-assisted tape placement of thermoplastic composites »

ANU researchers have developed a method for processing thermoplastic materials using a laser-assisted tape placement system. Background The...

Mutations in the SAL1 gene confers drought tolerance in plants »

ANU researchers have discovered that mutations in the SAL1 gene confer improved stress resistance, including drought tolerance, in mutant plants....

Renewable hydrogen fuel generation »

Researchers from ANU have unlocked key aspects of the Oxygen-Evolving Complex in plants, identifying the specific water molecules that are converted...

SAL1-PAP Technology: Novel Agrochemical Control of Stress Signalling Pathways for Enhanced Stress Tolerance »

Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have developed a novel method to regulate key plant stress responses such as stomatal closure...
Stephen Holgate (and John Mackey displaying the support stand.

Support stand for brass instruments »

Researchers at the ANU have designed a support stand to alleviate a specific cause of overuse strain in professional and recreational musicians by...

Transferable high performance nanofilms for self-cleaning »

ANU researchers have developed a multi-layered film system with applications as transferable superhydrophobic and superhydrophilic coatings....