Eureka for Barnard’s nanoscience

Eureka Prizes, Women in Science

Congratulations to Amanda Barnard, winner of the 2010 Eureka Prize for Scientific Research for her work on predicting properties of nanoparticles in sunscreens.

The $10,000 prize is sponsored by UNSW and presented by the Australia Museum.

It’s not the first prize for Amanda. Past recognition includes:

You can read more about Amanda’s Eureka Prize at:

And more about her at


Editor’s note: Niall was a referee for Amanda’s nomination.