Western Sydney University Node of the National Imaging Facility

Sydney, Australia
Western Sydney University Node

Western Sydney University Node contains Biomedical Magnetic Resonance Facility and it is part of the National Imaging Facility (NIF), a national biomedical imaging infrastructure in Australia.

The Node has a strong theoretical background in sequence development especially with regard to diffusion Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR). The Node has 11.7 and 14.1 T wide bore MRI (i.e. 89 mm). Current projects include studies of nanoparticle contrast agents in mouse brains and other organs to DTI studies of grapes to q-space imaging and characterisation of porous media. The Node also has micro-CT and a Fast Field Cycling NMR (FFC NMR) capability.

The full list of equipment available at the Node is available here.


National Imaging Facility (NIF): www.anif.org.au

Western Sydney University Node of the National Imaging Facility: https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/nanoscale

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The Shadowing Offer

Main focus


Image data storage and analysis

Theoretical development and modelling

Other Activities

Training activities may be available depending on the timing of the visit

Preferred position of applicant

Imaging specialist

Duration of stay

Up to 2 months