Prof. Christian Doonan
Christian Doonan was born in Melbourne, Australia and received undergraduate and PhD degrees from the University of Melbourne. Christian was introduced to MOFs in the laboratory of Prof. Omar Yaghi at UCLA as a post doctoral fellow. Subsequent to this he moved to the University of Adelaide where he is now Associate Professor and Director of the Centre for Advanced Nanomaterials. Christian is currently an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and was selected as an emerging leader as part of the Japan–Australia Emerging Leaders Research Program 2013 and was awarded a JSPS visiting fellowship in 2014. Additionally, he is a frequent visitor to the McLaren Vale and Barossa Valley.