Tristan Clemons


  • The University of Western Australia (M310), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 162 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
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Personal profile


Tristan Clemons is a key member of the BioNano research team based in the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Western Australia. Tristan, along with his research interests, is heavily involved in student outreach and is an advocate for exciting students about the great opportunities a career in science can provide.

Funding overview

NHMRC Peter Doherty Australian Biomedical Fellowship (2014 - 2018)
Australian Nanotechnology Student Ambassador Award (2012 - 2014)

Previous positions

2013 – 2014 Postdoctoral Research position. Cardiophysiology research group, University of Western Australia, Perth WA.

2010 – 2013 PhD Nanotechnology. University of Western Australia, Perth WA
Nanotechnology and its applications in drug delivery - The main aim of this work is to develop multimodal polymeric nanoparticles which can be used as effective delivery vehicles of therapeutic agents to a range of diseases including cancer; and injuries including damage to the central nervous system.

Teaching overview

CHEM 1003 - 1st Year Chemistry


- Multifunctional nanoparticle synthesis
- Therapeutic delivery
- Disease treatment
- Wound healing
- Chemistry education research


  • Nanotechnology and therapeutic delivery

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Research Output 2011 2019

Multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles: Design, synthesis, and biomedical applications

Clemons, T. D., Kerr, R. H. & Joos, A., 8 Jan 2019, Comprehensive nanoscience and nanotechnology: Volume 3: Biological nanoscience. Andrews, D. L., Lipson, R. H., Nann, T. & Goreham, R. V. (eds.). 2nd ed. Elsevier BV, Vol. 3. p. 193-210

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Open Access
first-year student
demographic factors
2 Citations (Scopus)

Coherency image analysis to quantify collagen architecture: implications in scar assessment

Clemons, T., Bradshaw, M., Toshniwal, P., Chaudhari, N., Stevenson, A., Lynch, J., Fear, M., Wood, F. & Swaminatha Iyer, K., 2018, In : RSC Advances. 8, 18, p. 9661-9669

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Image analysis

Distinction between Active and Passive Targeting of Nanoparticles Dictate Their Overall Therapeutic Efficacy

Clemons, T. D., Singh, R., Sorolla, A., Chaudhari, N., Hubbard, A. & Iyer, K. S., 18 Dec 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 50, p. 15343-15349 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
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Open Access

Projects 2014 2019