Duy Nguyen joined Calix in April 2022 as a Biotech R&D Program Lead and will be supporting development programs to enhance the bio-active material portfolio.
He brings to the company 5 years of experience in the agricultural, biomedical and chemical fields. He has conducted projects covering antimicrobial technologies, biointerfaces, product assurance and aftermarket service. Duy completed a PhD in Nanobiotechnology from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia.
His PhD research focused on the development of novel antimicrobial nanostructured surfaces. Before joining Calix, he held a post-doctoral research position at RMIT University and later worked as an Industrial Chemist at Cummins Filtration. He looks forward to working with Calix on the advancement of new bio-active material applications within the marine, agricultural, veterinary and human health sectors.
Outside of work, Duy loves being in his garden, growing and taking care of the plants with his wife. And of course, watching Gardening Australia on ABC TV channel every Friday.