Materials Scientist/Engineer Qualifications / Training ▪ Doctor of Philosophy (Chemical Sciences) – Swinburne University (Vic) ▪ Master of Applied Science in Chemistry – Monash University (Vic) ▪ Bachelor of Applied Science - Monash University (Vic) Capabilities • Physico-Chemistry Corrosion and deterioration • Degradation mechanisms of materials • Metals, cementitious and Plastic materials Failure Analyses • Statistical Design of experiments for sampling and new materials design • Materials synthesis, analyses and composite materials design • Analytical, Organic, Electro and Physical Chemistry • Materials Development for specific applications • Research, technical, investigative and people leadership • Research and Proposal writing Projects • Corrosion protection of pipes (DICL & Steel) for US Water Research Foundation • Corrosion management for Deakin University Bridge Structure • Develop of corrosion resistant structural composites from waste plastic and glass • Microbial corrosion of steel • Develop Monitoring Systems for invisible infrastructure • Develop of Sensors for various purpose • Develop additives for improving Timber Durability • Develop of ceramic materials for sensors and fire protection • Develop fire retardant additives for polymers • Develop fire worthy electric cable insulation • Speaker Local specialist groups on monitoring and use of data for decision making in Asset Management and Water Service Systems Integrity • Conducted workshops on urban water intelligence/information collection and use for Asset Management
I have authored or co-authored reports and publications in a range of journals covering topics of materials behavior, performance and durability. In addition to peer reviewed journal publications, I have presented research at international and local conferences.
March 2017 -
Development of new construction materials from kerbside recycled collected Glass and soft plastics