Postgraduate students

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - Postgraduate students

Mr. Christopher Chung

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Air actuation and gravity effects in drop transport

Mr. Rihab Abdul Razak

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131, Building 37

Research Interests:

Systems and Control, Decentralized Control, Adaptive Control, Multi agent systems

Mr. Md Joynul Abedin

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, 17 Alliance Lane

Research Interests:

Graphene Oxide Liquid Crystal

Mr. Asif Ahmed

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Digital Holographic Microscopy for biological-and-biomedical flow and turbulence

Miss Yogita Ahuja

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk#55 - Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Evaluating friction stir welding (FSW) as a novel thermo-mechanical technique for creating high strength mechanical composites of copper

Mrs. Khawla Ali

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Bond Durability, Corrosion, Fatigue

Ms. Ahmad Zahidi Alifa Afiah Binti

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Characteristics and transportations issues of viscous biochemical samples

Dr. Wisam AlSaadi

Postgraduate Student
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Research Interests:

Turbulunce, Electro-magnetic driven flow, Fluid dynamics

Mr. Shoaib Amjad

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Experimental techniques for the investigation of three-dimensional density fields in thermofluids

Mr. Al-Jodah Ammar Abdulhussein Lafta

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153,Building 37, Clayton

Mr. Gaddam Anvesh

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Joshi Apurva Shriniwas

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37 + Monash Swarm Lab, Clayton

Research Interests:

Cooperative control of unmanned aerial and ground vehicles

Ms. Fakhfouri Armaghan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Wesley Au

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Md. Toasin Hossain Aunkor

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 137, Building 37

Research Interests:

Investigation of antibiotic resistant mechanisam using nanospectroscopy

Mr. Terence Avadiar

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Bluff-body aerodynamics, transient aerodynamic wake flows of passenger vehicles

Mr. Nathan Barry

Casual General Technical Assistant
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Graham Bell

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Coupling Modes of Twin Supersonic Round Jets

Mr. Shantanu Bhat

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Aerodynamics of a rotating and flapping insect wing, bluff body aerodynamics, vortex dynamics, and biolocomotion

Mr. Kamaliya Bhaveshkumar Bavabhai

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 11, Room 133, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Study of Ion Beam Interaction with Materials and Nanostructure Fabrication

Dr. Zhenyue Chang

Research Fellow
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Mr. Binbin Chen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131 Buliding 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Biomechanical modelling of the human eye(kinematics, ocular muscles, neural control, visual perceptual etc)

Miss Zijue Chen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Apple robot Computer vision

Mr. Shian Mike Chi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153 Building 37

Research Interests:

Modifications to the flow over a cyclist using surface treatments

Mr. Ilamperuma Kodituwakkuge Chinthaka Viduranga

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 14, Room 204, New Horizons, Clayton

Research Interests:

Non-Invasive Approach to Treating Hand Osteoarthritis

Mr. Brown Christopher James Kjer

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 132, Building 37

Research Interests:

Turbulent flows experienced by cyclists

Mr. Camobreco Christopher John

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 337, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Heat transfer enhancement via inhomogenous wall conductivity for magnetohydrodynamic flows

Mr. Dehtyriov Daniel

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153 Building 37 Desk 13

Research Interests:

Structural Stability of transition from a periodic two- dimensional to a three-dimensional flow.

Mr. Ashtiani Dariush

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Deposition on cryo-em grids using SAW atomisation

Mr. James Denier

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Instantaneous density field reconstruction in compressible flows using digital holography

Mr. Bhatia Dinesh Kanhaiya

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Armin Ehrampoosh

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 , Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Robotic Assisted Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mechatronics, Haptics, Robotics, Control

Mr. Soroush Shakiba Esfahani

Doctor of Philosophy Student
Department of Chemical Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 202C, 69, Clayton Campus

Mr. Shervin Eslami Harandi

Casual General Staff
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Biodegradable Materials and Orthopedic Implants.

Miss Dervisevic Esma

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Detection of reactive oxygen species on optofluidic sensing platform

Mr. Hossein Fallahiarezoodar

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Manufacturing, Light metals deformation mechanisms

Mr. Guo Fan

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Vivek Francis

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Hydrodynamic characteristics of porous barriers under solitary and cnoidal waves

Mr. Vivek Garg

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Focused Ion Beam (FIB) Fabrication of Novel 2D/3D Nanoscale Structures: Process Modeling and Applications

Mr. Goonan George William

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 312, New Horizons

Research Interests:

Biomedical Imaging, Computational Mathematics, Programming & Artificial Intelligence

Mr. Mohammadali Ghafarian

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Micro/Nano Manipulation, Compliant Mechanism, Monolithic Structure, Control Systems, Mechanical Vibrations

Mr. Keung Godfrey Ming Yan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Robotic othosis, mechanism synthesis, biomechanics

Mr. Keenan Granland

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Agricultrual Robotics and Paralell Manipulator Analysis

Miss Pragya Gupta

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Bio heat transfer, High intensity focused ultrasound, Computational methods for heat transfer and thermal dosages for tumour ablation

Mr. Siddharth Gupta

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ruhollah (Rui) Habibi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, 20 Research Way (Building 82)

Research Interests:

Microfluidics (Acoustofluidics), Ultrasonics, FEM Simulation, Micro/Nano Fabrication, Cell Patterning and Trapping; Thesis theme: Understanding the underlying mechanism of Acoustophoresis especially the secondary interaction leads to a Lab-on-Chip platform (applying latest technologies in Micro/Nano fabrication) for manipulation of particles/cells

Mr. Kang Hanwen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Gupta Harshit Deepak

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Laboratory for Optics & Applied Mechanics (LOAM), Building 37, Room G.55

Research Interests:

Understanding self-organization using multi agent systems

Mr. Kazi Imdadul Hassan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 10, Room 204, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Graphene based printed Microsupercapacitor, Renewable energy, I.C. Engine

Mr. Sajjad Hossain

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room337, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Horizontal Convection

Mr. Krishnan Hrisheekesh

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ryan Huang

Postgraduate Student
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Research Interests:

Fatigue, Aircraft Structural Integrity, Damage Tolerance Analysis, Structural Optimization

Mr. Xingjian Huang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Structural Optimization of Granular Materials Discharging Systems in Silos and Related Optimization Algorithm

Mr. Brenker Jason Christian

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Huang Jiachun

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Undergraduate engineering teamwork

Mr. Li Jiayao

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Dunlop Jordan Ashley

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37

Research Interests:

Computational High-Speed Train Aerodynamics

Mr. Mayur Katariya

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Laboratory for Optics & Applied Mechanics (LOAM), Building 37, Room G.55

Research Interests:

UAV mediated biochemical analysis

Mr. Khamgaonkar Ketan Mohan

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yeonuk Kim

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Ms. Rhiannon Katherine Rose Kirby

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Mr. Chitresh Kumar Bhargava

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 223, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Chaos, Low-Reynolds number flow, Radial basis function interpolation

Mr. Anup Kundu

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
IIT Bombay, Interfacial Lab, ME department

Research Interests:

A Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer Solver for Complex Geometries and Multiphase Flows.

Mr. Anesu Junior Kusangaya

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Micro-defect induced cavitation in planar nozzles

Mr. Edmund Lau

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Sean Lawrence

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Turbulent boundary layers, surface roughness, wake flows

Mr. Malla Laxman Kumar

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Particles sorting during evaporation of sessile droplet on a solid surface

Mr. Chao Li

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Dedao Liu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Postprocessing of topology optimized designs for additive manufacturing

Mr. Ming Liu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Manufacture process simulation of selective laser melting(SLM)

Mr. Stevie Liu

Research Officer
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Miss Zixi Liu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Gait intention Detection, Actuation Design, Active robotic orthosis

Mr. Sean Loh

Casual General Staff
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Yue Ma

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Monitoring of Osseointegrated prosthesis

Mr. Fedrizzi Marcus Kristian

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Sam Martin

Research Fellow
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Nanofluidics, graphene and graphene oxide

Mr. Nicholas Mason-Smith

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Atomisation & sprays, multiphase flow, thermodynamics & heat transfer, synchrotron x-ray diagnostics

Mr. Damien McArthur

Teaching Associate
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Thomas Richard McQueen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153 Building 37

Research Interests:

Active Flow Control

Mr. Imaran Md

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room337, Building 82

Research Interests:

Pattern formation in bacterial colonies

Mr. Fardi Mehdi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Eisfelder Michael Phillip

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Turbulence, channel flows, superhydrophobic surfaces, holographic PIV, functional surfaces, riblets, roughness, shear flows, drag reduction

Mr. Anthony Joseph Micheletto

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 156, Building 37

Research Interests:

Microstructure of bond-line defects and the heat-affected-zone in AC flash-butt welded rail track

Mr. Rahul Mishra

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Hossein Mohammadi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Derakhshan Mohammadmehdi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ahmed Murgab Mohammed Mahil

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37

Research Interests:

Haptic exploration, Mechanical Vibrations, Control systems, Robotics, Smart Materials, Infrastructure Health Monitoring, Structured Light, Pavements Management systems.

Mr. Mohd Azan Mohammed Sapardi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room337, Building 82

Research Interests:

CFD, Magnetohydrodynamics, Flow stability, Fluid dynamics

Mr. Sanjay Krishna Mohan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Suvarna Sohan Mohan

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Soumyajit Mojumder

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 8, First floor, Room 104, Building 31

Research Interests:

Finite element modeling, Reverse Detailed Fractures, wheel/rail interface

Mr. Jerome Moses Monsingh

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room No 301, Systems and Control Engg., IIT Bomabay.

Research Interests:

Distributed coordination of mobile visual sensor network for boundary tracking and coverage applications

Mr. Benyamin Motevalli Soumehsaraei

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 104, Building 31, Clayton Campus

Mr. Ahmad Mujtaba

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Desk 22

Research Interests:

Fracture Mechanics, Fatigue in composite materials, Numerical Methods and Computational Analysis

Mr. Abhishek Mukherjee

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Biomechanics of cell-substrate interaction

Miss Gargi Mukhopadhyay

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, 20 Research way

Research Interests:

Biosensors, Point of care devices

Miss Sneha Murali

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 337 , New Horizons

Research Interests:

Heat transfer, Thermal energy storage, Magnetohydrodynamic flows

Mr. Amarender Nagilla

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Modeling and simulations of active fluid interfaces

Miss Parvathy M Nair

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Biosensors, Embedded system design, Biomedical signal processing and data analysis

Mr. Prasanna Ravindran Kamal Prakash Nair

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Cytoadhesion involving the endothelium in blood vessels and their implications in disease (focus on SCD)

Mr. Ashwin Lakshman Nandagiri

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

CFD of swimming and propulsion at micro/nano scales

Ms. Maryam Nawaz

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room BG 6-14, Building 79P

Research Interests:

Maintenance and reliability engineering, sustainable public transport , railway engineering (rolling stocks)

Mr. Jia Wei Ng

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Zhi Yuen Ng

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 337, New Horizons 20 Research Way

Research Interests:

Flow transitions, wake instabilities

Mr. Xuan Anh Nguyen

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, New Horizons

Research Interests:

Surgical robotics, machine learning

Mr. Le Nguyen Hoai An

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 202 Building 82

Research Interests:

Microsystem, Bulk Acoustic Wave and application

Mr. Glass Nicholas

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yakang Niu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Rohan James Nowell

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Surgical robotics, Parallel mehcanisms and force feedback

Mr. Cassells Oliver Glen William

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 337, Building 82

Research Interests:

Heat transfer and flow stability in confined magnetohydrodynamic flows

Mr. Yong Pang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 156 A, Building 37, 17 College Walk, Clayton Campus,

Research Interests:

Laser-speckle Imaging, Laser Optics, Non-contact Strain Measurement

Miss Supriya Patibanda

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Mechanics, Finite element modeling

Mr. Prashant Vivek Patil

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
217/3, New Horizons Building, 20 Research Way, Clayton

Research Interests:

Sensor Fusion, Systems Modelling, State Estimation, Supervisory and Predictive Control

Mr. Santanu Paul

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Mayeli Peyman

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 337, Building 82

Research Interests:

Linear Stability Analaysis of non-Boussinesqu approximation

Mr. Isaac Pinar

Staff
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Joshua Benjamin Pinskier

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Compliant Mechanism Design, Micromanipulation, Haptics, Teleoperation

Mr. Eric Plancon

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus

Mr. Amir Pourabed

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 236 Building 82

Research Interests:

Nano materials, Nanostructured membranes, Graphene based membranes, Polymeric nanocomposites

Mr. Kumar Prasoon

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Melissa Preissner

Postgraduate Student
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Miss Melissa Helene Preissner

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 4, Room 312, New Horizons

Research Interests:

Dynamic in vivo x-ray imaging applications to investigate the lungs in illness and disease

Mr. Abdul Mateen Qadri

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Applied Mathematical Modelling, Medical Engineering, Cardiovascular Mechanics

Mr. Shi Qiu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Lai Quan Hoang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ariq Quazi

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37

Research Interests:

Developing energy models for rail vehicles. Aerodynamics, Sustainability, Transport, Mechanical Design

Mr. Muhammad Anisur Rahman

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

2D Nanomaterials, Energy storage, Electrochemistry, Corrosion, Coating

Mrs. Rajamuni Dewayalage Methma Madushankani Rajamuni

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 137

Research Interests:

Fluid-structure interaction, Flow-induced vibration, Numerical Methods, Bio-Mathematics, Rotational Motions

Mr. Kumar Rajiv

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Balu Raveendran

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Tactile sensing, flexible electronics, bio medical devices

Mr. Mohammad-Reza (Mahraz) Raveshi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 204, Building 82

Research Interests:

Droplet Microfluidic

Mr. Shriram Ravikumar

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Microscopic Particle Image Velocimetry

Mr. Bharath Ravu

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Chaotic Advection: Transport in 3D volume-preserving flows

Mr. Taposh Roy

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Bobade Rupesh Sudhakarrao

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Agnihotri Sagar

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Interfacial Flows lab, IIT Bombay

Research Interests:

Investigation of droplet breakup in two-phase microfluidic system

Mr. Sewminda Kalana Samarasinghe

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Hybrid electric vehicle modelling, Traffic microsimulation

Mr. Easanesan Samuel Gershom

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37, Clayton Campus

Research Interests:

Bluff-body aerodynamics, Active flow control

Miss Gholam Nejad Sarah

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 223, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Antibacterial Surfaces

Miss Anchal Sareen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, 17 Alliance Lane

Research Interests:

Flow-induced vibrations of a sphere under imposed rotary motions and the effect of proximity to a free surface

Mr. Abkar Ahmed Ali Sayad

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Harry Nicolaas Scott

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Shevarjun Senthil

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, 17 Alliance Lane

Research Interests:

Turbulence, Adverse Pressure Gradient Boundary Layer Flow, Direct Numerical Simulation(DNS)

Mr. Alzhrani Seraj Omar S

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37, Clayton

Miss Lavanya Sethuraman

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
IIT-Monash Building, IIT Bombay

Research Interests:

Solid Settling in Sheared non-Newtonian Fluids

Mr. Shailendra Kumar Sharma

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Phillip Sheath

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Muhammad Shehzad

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 124 Building 37

Research Interests:

Adverse Pressure Gradient Turbulent Boundary Layer Flow and Its Control

Mr. Tianyao Shen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Single cell manipulation and cell mechanics

Mr. Esakkiappan Shunmugasundar

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Surgical robots; Sensing control; Force sensing; Mechnical design; Continuum robots; Concentric Tube robots; Control mechanism

Mr. Maleki Siavash

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Bluff body, Aerodynamics, Train, CFD

Mr. Dhiraj Kumar Singh

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ninnuja Sivanantha

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Huynh So Hung (Henry)

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Droplet and bubble manipulation using superhydrophobic substrates

Mr. Buriuly Somnath

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Rituparn Singh Somvanshi

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Chinmay Arun Sonawane

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Atul Kumar Soti

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Charlene Shia-Ying Stahr

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Michael Stanley

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131 Building 37

Research Interests:

biomotion simulation

Mr. Hang Su

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37

Research Interests:

Rail welds; Cyclic plasticity

Miss Bajpai Supriya

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room no. 337, Desk no. 21, New Horizon Building

Research Interests:

Complex Fluid Systems

Mr. Martin Alexander Szarski

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Artifical Intelligence for Intelligent Diagnostics of Ultrasound

Mr. Dominic James Tan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 137

Mr. Gamot Tanesh Dinesh

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 223, Building 82, Clayton

Research Interests:

Exploring surfactant-like properties of graphene-oxide for thermal engineering of emulsions

Mr. Batty Taran Leonard

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Kourosh Tavighi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37

Research Interests:

Microstructure-property relationships of light alloys

Mr. Stephen Joel Terrington

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37

Research Interests:

Vorticity generation, transport and conservation; Free surface flows

Mr. Aswin Thavamani

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Uniform momentum zones in adverse pressure gradient turbulent boundary layer

Mr. Bhavraj Singh Thethy

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Pulse-detonation engines; high speed engine design; aeroacoustic analysis of supersonic jets; rocket engine design; high speed aircraft design; supersonic retropropulsion

Mr. Knast Thomas

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

On the Shock structure of jet in a supersonic crossflow

Mr. Jordan Thurgood

Commercialisation Officer
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Das Tilok Kumar

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

End-effector mechanism for micro/nano manipulation

Mr. Daniel Tudball-Smith

Casual General Staff
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Darin Ung

Teaching Associates
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room G28, Building 31, Clayton Campus

Mr. James Venning

Research Associate
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Ben Vien

Research Officer
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Chi Hei Vong

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

Control system; unmanned aerial system; robotics

Mr. Chaitanya Vundru

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Modeling of Laser Direct Metal Deposition

Mr. Dhairya Rajendra Vyas

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Loke Wai Hoe

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Jiexiong Wang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133 Building 37

Research Interests:

Residual stress and defect of selective laser melted Hastelloy X alloys

Mr. Shibo Wang

Casual General Staff
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Research Interests:

High Speed Train Aerodynamics, CFD

Mr. Yangjunjie Wang

Master of Engineering Science (Research)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133 Building 37

Research Interests:

3D printer Lift

Mr. Weichen Wei

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Research Interests:

3D SLAM in a Cooperative Robotic Network

Mr. Joel Luke Weightman

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, Building 37

Mr. Hu Wenchen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Liu Wencheng

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153,Building 37

Research Interests:

Computational materials science Applied mechanics Advanced constitutive model development

Mr. Marcus Hoi-Chun Wong

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yuang Wu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153, Building 37

Research Interests:

Fatigue of composite structures

Mr. Zehuan Wu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ao Xi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131 Building 37

Research Interests:

Kinematics and dynamics of Biped Robots; Multivariable Control; Reinforcement Learning

Mr. Gong Xiao Peng

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Chen Yaohui

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Design, fabrication and control of bio-inspired hybrid robots

Mr. Li Yilin

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 133, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Mechanism of Concrete

Mr. Cheuk Yuet Hang Simeon

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Optimised Automated Fibre Placement on Complex shapes components

Mr. Dongyu Zhang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 131 Buliding 37

Research Interests:

Hybrid Unmanned Aerial System; Multiview stereo;

Mr. Naizhong Zhang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Not allocated temporarily

Research Interests:

The use of through-coating Fibre Bragg Gratings (TCFBGs) for in-situ health monitoring under harsh environment

Mr. Shuo Zhang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 153,Building 37

Research Interests:

Development and investigation of graphene encapsulation for correlative imaging

Mr. Yaqi Zhang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 202 Building 82

Research Interests:

Microfluidics for single cell analysis

Mr. Guixiang Zhao

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37

Research Interests:

Development of Hierarchical Carbon Nanotube-Glass Fibre Composites

Ms. Yue Zhao

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134 Building 37

Research Interests:

Microstructure and mechanical properties of selective laser melted Ti-6Al-4V

Mr. Enzu Zheng

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 223 Building 82

Research Interests:

Modeling extreme suspension flow

Mr. Chen Zhuoer

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Surface roughness of Selective Laser Melted Ti-6Al-4V alloy components

Mr. Hanbang Zou

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 202 Building 82

Research Interests:

CO2 enhanced oil recovery on a microfluidic chip