Research staff

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering – Research staff

Mr. Joel Smithard

Senior Research Officer, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Dr. Thomas Albrecht

Research Fellow at Monash University.
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests:

Thomas' research interests are in Computational Fluid Dynamics, Rotating Flows, Instability and Transition to Turbulence, Boundary Layers and Optical Flow Measurement.

Dr. Callum Atkinson

Research Fellow Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 115B, 31, Clayton Campus.

Research Interests:

Dr. Callum research Interests are in,Turbulent flows, heat transfer and Aerodynamics.

Mr. John Baker

Research staff Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering.
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Room 127, 37, Clayton Campus.

Research Interests:

John's Research Interests are in, Crack growth rates in ferrous and non-ferrous materials, Structural integrity of air vehicles, Airworthiness and airworthiness regulation, Composite repairs to steel structures and Rail rolling stock lifting, fatigue spectra and data gathering to extract fatigue spectra.

Mr. Chris Brooks

Research Officer, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Dr. Niraj Dayama

Staff, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Hamid Mokhtar

Research Officer, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.

Mr. Shannon Papworth

Research Officer, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mr. Christopher Pierson

Research Technical Officer, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Maria Platt

Cluster Coordinator, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Clayton Campus.