Top science prize for smooth operators

Updated April 18 2018 - 9:51pm, first published October 12 2011 - 5:00pm

More efficient cancer drugs, longer lasting paint, reusable contact lenses and smoother lubricants are in development as a direct result of Ezio Rizzardo and David Solomon's work with polymers.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

$0/

(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.