We are a Research Hub for integrated devices for end-user analysis at low levels.

44 staff and students across 10 institutions

Our Research

We’re creating next generation analytical technologies. Find out about our research themes.

Our People

Introducing the team that make up the IDEAL Research Hub. Meet our people and industry partners.

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Our Mission

Find out about our aims and goals. Read more about the mission of the IDEAL Research Hub.


We’re seeking partnerships, researchers and students. Find out about our opportunities.


Research leading to trials with our industry partners, related activities and publications. View our outcomes.

About the IDEAL Research Hub

The IDEAL Research Hub – transforming diagnostics technologies – is focused on improving the sensitivity, selectivity, speed and cost-effectiveness of detecting at low levels to develop next generation diagnostic and testing devices.

The IDEAL Research Hub was funded by the Australian Government through the Australian Research Council Industrial Transformation Research Hub funding scheme.