The Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is Australiaâ€™s largest national research organisation and is one of the worldâ€™s largest and most diverse research organisations. It has formidable nanotechnology capabilities covering a range of sectors and applications from materials and manufacturing, food and agriculture to energy and the environment.
The CSIROâ€™s Food Futures Flagship Designed Food and Ingredients research program focuses on:
- Designing food material composites using natural plant materials
- Food material breakdown and the controlled release of taste and aroma
- Protein molecular structure/function interactions for controlling concentrated protein properties
- Designing new food formulations to replace fat and starch functionality.