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35 Senior Ministers have administered the Education and Training Portfolio

Simon Birmingham
Minister for Education and Training
Dan Tehan
Minister for Education

Grants by the Education and Training Portfolio by month


$1,751,081,457 in funding across 3,688 grants was allocated to 38 recipients of the Arc Discovery Program since January 2018

Program Details

PortfolioEducation and Training
CategoryScience, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Research
AgencyAustralian Research Council
Selection Process
Confidentiality Contract
Confidentiality Outputs
ActivityUnravelling the spin transport properties in organic spintronic devices
PurposeThis project aims to understand and control spin transport properties in organic semiconductors (OSC) and develop novel organic spintronic devices. OSCs have become the centre of attention in the spintronics community as they have very small spin-orbit coupling and hyperfine interactions, which lead to very long spin coherence times and make them ideal for spin transport. However, the basic mechanisms of spin injection, transport, and manipulation in OSCs are still obscure. The project expects to clarify the spin-dynamics, which will advance our understandings of spin transport in OSCs and could contribute to the development of spin-based molecular electronics for future applications.