Australian Explosives Study Center Announced

29 November 2007 (Last Updated November 29th, 2007 08:49)

Australia's Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) and Flinders University have established a research centre to study energetic materials and explosives. The Centre of Expertise in Energetic Materials will study the chemistry of energetic materials to support the Australian

Australia's Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) and Flinders University have established a research centre to study energetic materials and explosives.

The Centre of Expertise in Energetic Materials will study the chemistry of energetic materials to support the Australian Defence Force (ADF) with improved explosives, pyrotechnics and propellants.

DSTO will fund A$200,000 over three years along with additional research costs.

By staff writer