Adjunct staff

Chemical Engineering - Adjunct staff

Mr. David Bashforth

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Pradipto Bhattacharyya

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering

A/Professor David Brennan

Adjunct
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Application of life cycle assessment (LCA) methodology to evaluation, selection and design of process technologies, Capacity planning and scale economies in new and operating plant, Combined environmental, economic and sustainability assessment of processes, Cost estimation and economic evaluation of process technologies and process plants

Professor Dong Chen

Adjunct
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

bio-inspired chemical engineering (founder), food science and engineering, biotechnology, separation processes including drying, foam fractionation, freeze separation and membrane processing, heat exchanger fouling and cleaning, spontaneous combustion of solid materials including bio-composting, powder technology.

Dr. Kevin Chu

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering
Room 115A, Building 31, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Drying, Drug delievery, Process modelling and optimisation, Particle-fluid flows, Heat and mass transfer, Computer simulation, Mineral process, Industrial cyclones, Fluidisation.

Dr. Dilip Desai

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering

Professor Burkhard Duenweg

Adjunct Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Professor Dünweg’s research interests focus mainly on polymer dynamics, colloid dynamics, and electrokinetics, with emphasis on hydrodynamic interactions and simulation method development. His scientific background comprises statistical physics, phase transitions, random processes and transport theory, hydrodynamics and polymer physics.

Dr. Yuqing Feng

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Chris Garvey

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymers, biomaterials.

Professor Karen Hapgood

Adjunct Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Understanding granulation processes, Liquid-particle interactions in processing equipment, Pharamceutical manufacturing processes for solid dosage forms, Applied powder technology, Pharmaceutical formulation, Design of particles to provide desired properties

Dr. Roya Khalil

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering

A/Professor Bradley Ladewig

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Membrane materials, Membrane processes, Clean Energy, Environment, Water treatment, Desalination.

Dr. Frank Lawson

Adjunct
Department of Chemical Engineering

Mr. Christopher Panter

Adjunct Research Associate
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Microbiologist, Biological control of mosquitoes; Soil microbiology; Iron reducing bacteria.

Professor Kerry Pratt

Adjunct Professor Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering
Room 104, Building 33, Clayton Campus

Professor Alison Rodger

Adjunct Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Professor Carlos Tiu

Honorary Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Peter Uhlherr

Adjunct
Department of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Esther Ventura-Medina

Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Department of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests:

Engineering Education, Education, Technology, Enquiry-Based Learning, Skill development.

Dr. Yoshi Yazaki

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering
Room 203B, Building 36, Clayton Campus