Research in Engineering

The School of Engineering is committed to the generation of fundamental knowledge, high quality research training and assisting industry advance technology to maintain a competitive edge. The School has three main research themes, Sustainable Infrastructure, Advanced Design and Manufacturing and Education. Researchers in the School work closely with the Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM) and the Centre for Intelligent Systems Research (CISR) in areas of numerical modelling, material manufacturing and performance, and robotics and haptics.

To apply for a higher degree by research scholarship please visit the Deakin Research site or contact one of the following for more information:

Professor Alex Stojcevski
Deputy Head of School - Head of Electrical

Associate Professor Jega Jegatheesan
HDR Coordinator

Research Themes
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The simultaneous reduction of cost and carbon emissions presents a significant problem to the automotive industry that requires innovative solutions
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The Sustainable Infrastructure cluster is a hub for Deakin's expertise in structural engineering and integrated water management.
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Deakin's Engineering Education Research (DEER) group focuses on research in learning and teaching innovation that address the needs of industry while engaging students and active learning.

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