Plenary Speaker

Martina Stenzel, University of New South Wales, Australia


Martina Stenzel  studied  chemistry at the University of Bayreuth, Germany, before completing her PhD in  1999 at the Institute of Applied Macromolecular Chemistry, University of  Stuttgart, Germany. She started as a postdoctoral fellow at UNSW in 1999 and is  now a full Professor in the school of chemistry as well as co-director of the  Centre for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD)

Her  research interest is focused on the synthesis of functional nanoparticles for  drug delivery applications. Martina Stenzel published more than 230 peer  reviewed papers mainly on polymer and nanoparticle design.

She  is scientific editor of Materials Horizons and serves currently on a range of  editorial boards. She received a range of awards including the 2011 Le Fèvre  Memorial Prize of the Australian Academy of Science.