Postgraduate research opportunities

Following is a sample of the research projects currently available within the Department of Materials Engineering. Interested applicants should refer to information on admission requirements and scholarship eligibility on the university website at http://www.monash.edu/graduate-research/future-students/eligibility2/phd

For general information on the projects please contact the relevant staff member.

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04 August 2017 Designing Ti alloys for enhanced manufacturability and properties in aerospace applications (PDF, 27KB) Dr Samuel Lim
+61 3 990 53827
04 August 2017 Comparative Analysis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Bone Marrow and other Tissues and MSCs derived from Pluripotent Stem Cells (PDF, 102KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Are there different therapeutic benefits of native MSCs and MSCs differentiated from pluripotent stem cells? A study in graft-versus-host disease (PDF, 119KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Understanding the plasticity of hPSCs grown on synthetic, chemically defined surfaces (PDF, 104KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Development of novel synthetic polymers for 3D tissue bio-printing applications (PDF, 283KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Development of biomimetic antibacterial polymer coatings for biomedical device applications (PDF, 286KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Understanding the interaction of biomimetic antimicrobial polymers with single species and mixed species biofilms (PDF, 362KB) Prof Laurence Meagher
+61 3 990 59395
04 August 2017 Microstructure of High Performance Polymer Transistors (PDF, 568KB) A/Prof Chris McNeill
+61 3 990 24896
04 August 2017 NEXAFS Spectroscopy of Conjugated Polymer Thin Films (PDF, 594KB) A/Prof Chris McNeill
+61 3 990 24896
04 August 2017 Develop a new multiplexed assay for circulating tumour DNA, to be used in diagnosis and monitoring of cancer (PDF, 98KB) Dr Andrew Rodda
+61 3 990 53407
07 August 2017Modelling of the mechanical behaviour of printable hydrogels (PDF, 185KB)Dr Laurence Brassart
+61 3 9905 3670
07 August 2017Structure-property relationships of wormlike micellar solutions with nanoparticle crosslinkers (PDF, 162KB)Dr Laurence Brassart
+61 3 9905 3670
07 August 2017Modelling of photo-degradable gels for biomedical applications (PDF, 674KB)Dr Laurence Brassart
+61 3 9905 3670