Adjunct staff

Materials Science and Engineering - Adjunct staff

Dr. Trevor Abbott

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Magnesium alloys

Mr. John Barnes

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Additive Manufacturing, Titanium, aluminium

Professor Nick Birbilis

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Metallic biomaterials Functional coatings Fundamental characterisation of corrosion processes on the nano/micro-scale Corrosion and corrosion control Development of corrosion resistant alloys Additive manufacturing

Professor Ben Boyd

Adjunct Professor (Research)
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Rodney Boyer

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Aerospace materials.

Dr. Xiaobo Chen

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Surface Engineering, Corrosion protection, Biodegradable Materials

Emeritus Professor Yibing Cheng

Emeritus Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Nano-TiO2 based dye sensitised solar cells (DSSCs), ceramic processing, inorganic materials and composites, synthesis of nano materials, development of non-oxide ceramics and composites, especially sialons, microstructure development, materials applications in aggressive conditions.

Professor Wayne Cook

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Crosslinked (network) polymers, Photopolymerization, Mechanical, thermal, electrical and rheological properties

Dr. Malcolm Couper

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Alloys & Product Manufacturing, Materials Processing, Physical Metallurgy.

Dr. Len Davidson

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Mark Easton

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Light Metals, particularly Aluminium and Magnesium alloys, Solidification and Casting and the relationship between cast and heat treated microstructure and mechanical properties.

A/Professor Graham Edward

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymer engineering, engineering education.

Professor Lyndon Edwards

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Advanced materials, nuclear materials.

Professor Juri Estrin

Honorary Professorial Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Professor Juri's research interests are focusing on the mechanical properties of metallic materials, particularly on modelling the mechanical response by using fundamental concepts of crystal plasticity and dislocation theory.

Professor Hamish Fraser

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Physical metalurgy, phase transformations, TEM.

Dr. Chris Garvey

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

Research Interests:

Polymers, biomaterials.

Dr. Mark Gibson

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Adrian Grosvenor

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Pathiraja Gunatillake

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Biomaterials science and engineering.

Professor David Haddleton

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymers.

Professor Stephen Hawkins

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Carbon nanotube synthesis and applications.

Professor Bruce Hinton

Adjunct Professorial Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Corrosion, coatings, corrosion inhibitors.

Dr. Liam Holloway

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Infrastructure, durability, corrosion, project management.

Professor Dan Li

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Nanoionics based on nanoporous membranes for energy storage and conversion devices, water purification, smart membranes, drug delivery, biological tissue engineering and other new nanoionic devices, Superelastic cellular materials for flexible electronics, soft robotics, tissue engineering, thermal management and high-performance nanocomposites.

Professor Ke Lu

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Graeme Moad

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymerisation.

Dr. Allan Morton

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Emeritus Professor Barrington Muddle

Emeritus Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Phase transformations in metals and alloys.

Emeritus Professor Ian Polmear

Emeritus Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Light metals, alloys design.

Dr. David Rhodes

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Ezio Rizzardo

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymerisation.

Professor Indradev Samajdar

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Crystallographic Texture, Thermomechanical Processing,, Microstructural Engineering.

Professor Murali Sastry

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Nanoscience/nanotechnology, Biology inspired materials and templating, Water purification and standards.

Dr. Tara Schiller

Monash Warwick Adjunct Lecturer
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Polymer nanocomposites, Polymer networks, Metal and ceramic nanoparticles, Materials characterization (Spectroscopic, Mechanical, Physical)

Dr. Aaron Seeber

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Ceramics.

Dr. Jeffrey Sellar

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Dr. Sellar's research centres at present on the relationship between the microstructure and engineering properties of stabilized zirconia (Zr02) alloys, both topics of considerable controversy and industrial importance.

Dr. Alexandra Shekhter

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Zoran Sterjovski

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Physical metallurgy, materials modelling and simulation, Thermo-Calc, additive manufacturing, steels and welding, alloy design and evaluation.

Dr. Aaron Sudholz

Adjunct Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Corrosion

Dr. Peter Thomson

Adjunct Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Plasticity, metal processing.

Dr. Ilana Timokhina

Adjunct Lecturer
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Metallurgy.

Professor Nicolas Voelcker

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor James Williams

Adjunct Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Research Interests:

Ti alloys, additive manufacturing.

Dr. Long Yu

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Department of Materials Science and Engineering