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. Hassan Abid

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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 Rezan Al-Jafary

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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. Mohamed Ammar

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 34, Room 134, 17 Alliance Lane, Clayton, VIC 3800 Australia

Mr. Al-Jodah Ammar Abdulhussein Lafta

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

Mr. Bryan Ang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Shifeng Bai

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Chitresh 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. Samuel Brock

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Somnath Buriuly

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

Mr. Christopher Camobreco

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

Ms. Wanqing Chen

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Miss Zijue Chen

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

Research Interests:

Apple robot Computer vision

Mr. Brown Christopher

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

Research Interests:

Turbulent flows experienced by cyclists

Mr. Joseph Connell

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mrs. Jessica Daaboul

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Sai Darbha

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Building 37, Room 134, Desk 38

Research Interests:

Cavitation, Multiphase flows, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Mr. Tilok Das

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

Research Interests:

End-effector mechanism for micro/nano manipulation

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. Jordan Dunlop

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Samuel Easanesan

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

Research Interests:

Bluff-body aerodynamics, Active flow control

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. Shunmugasundar Esakkiappan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mrs. 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. Mehdi Fardi

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Panahsadat Fasihi

Doctor of Philosophy
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

Ms. Junyang Gai

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Mohammadali Ghafarian

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

Research Interests:

Robotics, Control Systems, Vibration

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

Mr. Siddharth Gupta

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

Mr. Kazi 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. Zexuan Hu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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

Ms. Yingyi Huang

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

Ms. Yanran Jiang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Petar Jovanovic

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ezhilsabareesh Kannadasan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Olivia Kendall

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ketan Khamgaonkar

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

Mr. Aarjav Khara

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

Ms. Rhiannon Kirby

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

Mr. Mallikarjuna Korrapati

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Abhishek Kumar Arya

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

Research Interests:

Nano-materials (Graphene, CNT), Corrosion Protection, Energy Engineering, Energy storage devices

Mr. Sudip Kundu

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

Mr. Anesu Kusangaya

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

Research Interests:

Micro-defect induced cavitation in planar nozzles

Mr. Keith Lai

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

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. Alexander Lennard

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

Mr. Eric Lin

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Jiancheng Lin

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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)

Ms. 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. Shouxun Lu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yue Ma

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

Research Interests:

Monitoring of Osseointegrated prosthesis

Mr. Thomas 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. Anthony 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. Tristan Minifie

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

Mr. Rahul Mishra

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Desk 6, Room 153, Building 37, Clayton

Research Interests:

Fluid-structure interaction, Vortex-induced vibration, Viscoelasticity, Stability Analysis

Mr. Ahmed 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. 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 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. Abhishek Mukherjee

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

Research Interests:

Biomechanics of cell-substrate interaction

Ms. 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

Mrs. Parvathy Nair

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

Research Interests:

Embedded system design, Biomedical signal processing and data analysis

Mr. Prasanna 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. Ali Najafzadeh

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 134, 17 Alliance Lane, Clayton, VIC 3800 Australia

Research Interests:

Bio-mechanics, Orthopaedic implants, Bio-sensors, Injury and healing assessment, Finite Element Analysis

Mr. Jignesh Nakrani

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Dissimilar metal joining, Solid state welding, Fatigue fracture

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. Xuan Nguyen

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

Research Interests:

Surgical robotics, machine learning

Mr. Jian Ong

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Supriya Patibanda

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

Research Interests:

Mechanics, Finite element modeling

Mr. Prashant 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. 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. Arden Phua

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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. Ariq Quazi

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

Research Interests:

Flow topology and boundary layer formation over long bluff trains Aerodynamics, Sustainability, Transport, Mechanical Design

Mr. Radhik Rammohan

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
Room 213, Desk 7, Level 2, New Horizons

Research Interests:

Tactile sensing, flexible electronics, bio medical devices

Ms. Cynthia Richard

Doctor of Philosophy
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. Harry 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)

Ms. Kajal Sharma

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
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. Michael Stanley

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

Research Interests:

biomotion simulation

Dr. Hang Su

Research Officer
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room G17 Building 31

Research Interests:

Rail welds; Cyclic plasticity

Mr. Bihai Sun

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

Mrs. 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. Sohan Suvarna

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 127, Engineering 37 (17 Alliance Lane)

Research Interests:

Sohan is working on the design and development of autonomous airships, which is a multidisciplinary research, amalgamating the design, dynamics, control and system integration of an airship. He specialises in the field of unmanned aerial vehicles, robotics, mechatronics, lighter-than-air systems and virtual simulations.

Mr. Martin Alexander Szarski

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Artifical Intelligence for Intelligent Diagnostics of Ultrasound

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 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. Bhavraj 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

Ms. Kar Thum

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Charles Troeung

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Erick Vargas Ordaz

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Shibani Veeraragavan

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Chaitanya Vundru

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 127, Building 37, Monash university, Clayton

Research Interests:

Modeling of Laser Direct Metal Deposition

Mr. Dhairya Vyas

Doctor of Philosophy (IITB-Monash)
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

Miss Xi Wang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Xing Wang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Tharushi Wanigasekara

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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. Marcus Hoi-Chun Wong

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Miss Hui Wu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yiping Wu

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Yuang Wu

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

Research Interests:

Fatigue of composite structures

Mr. Yanjun Yang

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Xinyue Yao

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Ms. Farin Yazdan Parast

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Ali Yazdanpanah

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Li Yilin

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

Research Interests:

Mechanism of Concrete

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

Mr. Enzu Zheng

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

Research Interests:

Modeling extreme suspension flow

Mr. Hugh Zhou

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Hanbang Zou

Doctor of Philosophy
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering