Australian French Association for Science and Technology (Victoria) Inc

Last Updated 27/11/2017

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Annual Dinner

Friday 7th December 2017

WHEN:             Thursday 7th December 2017

TIME:               Start 7:00 pm for 7:30 pm

WHERE:         Bergerac

                          555 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000 (NOTE the new address)

 RSVP:             Friday 1st December 2017

Peter Tolé, Mobile 0412 435 344,  Email president_vic@afas,        


COST: $80.00 per person, including drinks

RESERVATIONS: Reservations for the Dinner are essential. To secure your place, please complete and submit the attached Reservation Form by no later than Friday, 1st December 2017.

Contact Peter Tolé on 9810 5700 or 0412 435 344 and email for more details.



Introducing our 2007 Fellowship Recipient:

Dr Ludovic Dumee, Deakin University


Titania (TiO2) has a unique combination of properties enabling a wide range of applications in the catalysis, bio-medical and separation area. Furthermore, this naturally occurring photocatalytic active material can degrade organics when activated with ultra-violet (UV) light. The application of TiO2 in anti-corrosion films and biomedical devices in the 1990s led to the development of smart coating materials nowadays commercially used to treat effluents which cannot be remediated with polymeric membranes. Dr Dumée will visit the Institut Européen des Membranes, which is one of the world’s leading research organisations for the design of advanced membrane materials, and perform patterned lithography by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) on pre-formed TNT membranes, developed at Deakin University.


The 2007 Victoria Fellowship Recipients


Contribution to the 2015 Berthe Mouchette Competition

Exam Details and Structure

AFAS has again made a financial contribution to the Berthe Mouchette competition organised by Melbourne's Alliance Française and open to students learning French

See the 2015 winners here!


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