People and publications

Meet the Institute for Frontier Materials’ dedicated corrosion and protection research team.


Our team

Lead Investigators

Name
Chair in Electromaterials and Corrosion Sciences
Professor Maria Forsyth
Professor
Mike (Yongjun) Tan
Professor
Bruce Hinton
Associate Professor
Patrick Howlett

Researchers

NameSpecialisation
Senior Research Fellow
Dr Dan Fabijanic

Research Fellow
Jianyu Xiong
Smart materials for corrosion management of desalination infrastructures
Research Assistant
Yafei Zhang
Biocompatible ionic liquids as a means to control the corrosion of magnesium alloys for coronary artery stents applications
Biocompatible ionic liquids as a means to control the corrosion of magnesium alloys for coronary artery stents applications
Research Engineer
Ivi Cicak
Energy ipeline CRC coatings

Students

NameSpecialisation
Francois-Marie Allioux Surface coatings for corrosion resistance of the stainless steels
Infant Gabriel Bosco Enhancing surface film of steels
Yunfei Ding Biocompatible magnesium alloy scaffolds for hard tissue engineering
Ying Huo Quantification of the effect of telluric and traction excursions on cathodic protection
Mauricio Latino Studying corrosion under disbonded coatings
Faribra Mahdavi A fundamental electrochemical study on organic coating disbondment
Dolly Mushahary Functionalisation of magnesium alloys with proteins for their use as bioimplants
Reza Parvizi Studying corrosion sensors
Shyama Ranade Detection and measurement of the initiation and propagation of pipeline coating damage under various environmental and cathodic protection conditions
Facundo Varela Monitoring steel corrosion and cathodic protection under disbonded pipeline coatings
Ke Wang Studying corrosion sensors
Aifang Wei Studying corrosion of reinforcement structures
Phillip Wyld Understanding the effects of crevice and galvanic corrosion for seawater desalination plant management
Chao Zeng Management of liquid transfer in coatings