Projects

Since 2015 Beatriz has attracted over 3M€ in funding as PI or co-PI, mainly from government (ARC), as well as through contracts with industry.

■ CSIRO Research+ Postdoctoral Fellowship (2018): Fighting the emergence of antimicrobial resistance through early pathogen identification (2018–21, ~ 200,000 €)

■ Contract with the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (2018): Biosensors for key herbicides (CRDC1829) (2018,  ~ 3,100 €)

■ CSIRO Future Science Platforms (2017): Next Generation Virus Biosensors & Wearable Nanoneedle Array Biosensors (2017–20,  ~ 326,000 €)

■ Innovation Connection Grant (2017): Sensing devices for illicit drug detection (March to November 2017,  ~ 38,070 €)

■ ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hub 2016: “ARC Research Hub for Integrated Device for End-user Analysis at Low-levels” (IH150100028) (2016–21,  ~ 2,350,000 €) PI

■ ARC Linkage Project 2016: “Novel nanosensors for monitoring of water filtration membrane integrity” (LP160101050) (2016–19,  ~ 203,000 €) Lead PI

■ ARC Discovery Project 2016: “Building bio-inspired smart nanochannels for virus detection” (DP160104362) (2016–19,  ~ 295,000 €) PI

■ Contract UniSA–SARDI (2016): Electrochemical biosensors for norovirus detection (July to September 2016,  ~ 12,135 €)

■ Contract with SA Water (2016): Electronic tongue to provide fingerprints of trihalomethanes in water (April to December 2016,  ~ 12,445 €)

■ Contract UniSA–SARDI (2015): Electrochemical biosensors for norovirus detection (January to June 2015,  ~ 6,222 €)

■ ARC Linkage Project 2013: “Electrochemical Sensors as Early Alert Screening Tools for Water Quality Assessment” (LP130100032) (2013–16,  ~ 192,880 €) PI