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Deakin Research

Institute for Frontier Materials


Computer modelling to help households save energy

National Computational Infrastructure features the work of Professor Tiffany Walsh and her team.

Bio-nano research proves a winner

Two researchers in IFM's Bio/Nanomaterials group have been recognised by their peers for their research and communication skills.

Deakin showcases 3D sheet metal forming at Numisheet 2014

Deakin's Professor Jeong Whan Yoon chaired the organising committee for Numisheet 2014.

Our Research

Industrial modelling

  • Forming analysis
  • Wear modelling

Modelling performance of materials

  • Constitutive modelling
  • Micro- and meso-scale modelling
  • Multi-scale modelling
  • Formability limits and fracture analysis
  • Structural instability analysis

Innovative design of structures

  • Structural design optimisation
  • Smart crash analysis

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

27th February 2015