Dr Peter Kambouris leads the Intelligent Manufacturing Technologies research stream in CSIRO’s Future Manufacturing Flagship, which includes research on assisted robotics and high precision optics. He is developing the Flagships’ Information Driven Manufacturing agenda.
Peter has over 15 years of experience in strategic and applied research including biotechnology, nanotechnology, mining and ICT. Previously he has worked as Queensland State Manager with Future Materials, an AusIndustry joint venture; and at BioLayer, he led a technical team focussed on biomimetic interfaces for drug discovery.
Within CSIRO, he was a Senior Research Scientist in the international collaboration with CibaVision resulting in the first extended wear contact lens.
Dr Kambouris also was awarded a Masters of Technology and Innovation Management, with Deans Honours, from The University of Queensland.