Centre for Advanced Composite Materials

CACM promoting NZ science

PhD candidate Ming Gan on stage for National Science Challenges

As part of a $60 million, 4-year government initiative to identify and scientifically approach issues and opportunities facing New Zealand, CACM PhD candidate Ming Gan was chosen to be one of a selection of experts in a series of advertisements on the web and television.

Read more about the initiative (now rebranded as 'Curious Minds')

The 30-second segment, filmed in our laboratory, took several hours and revolved around Ming discussing some composites basics with a young actor. CACM business development manager Graeme Finch took photos of the action behind the scenes.

Watch the Great NZ Science Project advertisement