OUR TEAM

 

Dr. Nicholas Bedford

Prior to arriving at UNSW, Nick was a staff member of the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory (2017-2018), where he also served as a contractor (2016-2017), National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Associate (2012-2014) and a Dayton Area Graduate Studies Scholar during his PhD (2009-2011).  He obtained his PhD in Materials Science from the University of Cincinnati (2011) and his BS in Chemistry and Physics from Central Michigan University (2007).

 

Dr. N. Bedford CV

OUR TEAM

 

Dr. Nicholas Bedford

Prior to arriving at UNSW, Nick was a staff member of the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory (2017-2018), where he also served as a contractor (2016-2017), National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Associate (2012-2014) and a Dayton Area Graduate Studies Scholar during his PhD (2009-2011).  He obtained his PhD in Materials Science from the University of Cincinnati (2011) and his BS in Chemistry and Physics from Central Michigan University (2007).

 

Dr. N. Bedford CV

Interested in joining our team?

Junjie Jiang

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
RTP Scholarship
B.S., University of New South Wales, Chemical Engineering
junjie.jiang@unsw.edu.au

Muhammad Zubair

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
Scientia PhD Scholarship
PDEng, Delft University of Technology, Process & Equipment Design
MS, National University of Sciences and Technology (Pakistan),
Chemical Engineering
BSc, University of Engineering and Technology (Pakistan), Chemical Engineering
m.zubair@student.unsw.edu.au

Bijil Subhash

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
RTP Scholarship + ETA
B.S., University of New South Wales, Chemical Engineering
 b.subhash@student.unsw.edu.au

Yuwei Yang

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
TFS Scholarship
MPhil, University of New South Wales, Chemical Engineering 
B.Eng., Qingdao University of Science and Technology
yuwei.yang@student.unsw.edu.au

Williams Kweku Darkwah

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
TFS Scholarship
MSc. Environmental Engineering, Hohai University
B.Sc. Biochemistry, University of Cape Coast (Ghana)
w.darkwah@unsw.edu.au
 

William Hadinata

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
RTP Scholarship
B.Eng (Chemical and Biomolecular)  1st Class Hons.- University of Sydney
Diploma in Chemical Engineering- Singapore Polytechnic
 w.hadinatalie@unsw.edu.au
 

Haira Gabriela Hackbarth

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
TFS Scholarship
B. Eng, University of Joinville and Region (Brazil)
h.hackbarth@unsw.edu.au
 

Gustavo Sant'Anna

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
TFS Scholarship
MPhil, Rio De Janeiro State University, Chemical Engineering
Chem. Lic., Rio De Janeiro State University
g.de_souza_santanna@unsw.edu.au
 

Kshitij Srivastava

Ph.D. Student (Primary Supervisor: Prof Aguey-Zinsou) 
Chemical Engineering
RTP Scholarship
MS, Purdue University, Chemical Engineering
BEng, Delhi Technological University, Applied Chemistry
k.srivastava@unsw.edu.au
 
 

Jhair Andres Peña Prada

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Engineering
TFS Scholarship
MS, Tianjin University, Chemical Engineering 
BS, Universidad Industrial de Santader (cum laude)
j.pena_prada@unsw.edu.au
 

Taren Cataldo

Ph.D. Student (Co-supervised with Dr Jessica Veliscek-Carolan) 
Chemical Engineering
RTP Scholarship
BS (Honours), Swinburne University of Technology, Chemistry
BA/BS, Swinburne University of Technology, Professional Writing and Editing
t.cataldo@unsw.edu.au

Undergraduate students

Ricky Lu

Honours Thesis 2022

Kate Rangan

Honours Thesis 2022

Joanne Trieu

Honours Thesis 2022

Fatin Nazirah Mohd Fadzil

Honours Thesis 2021-2022

Abbey Last

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

Keerti Sai

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

Laureen Amariss

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

Rooma Shailaj

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021-2022

Elke Leamon

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

Cameron Suen

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021-2022

Benjamin Howard

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

Luke Van Vreumingen

Biotic H2 VIP, 2022

William Salim

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Kirana Pratama

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Tina Ventoura

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021-2022

Georgie Oag

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Undergraduate alumni

Tracy Liu

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Carmen Zhou

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Brian Hu

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Matthew Brittain

Honours Thesis, 2020-2021

Mohammed Alruwali

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Ashley Eng

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Ziyue Feng

Biotic H2 VIP, 2021

Valencia Suwarno

Honours Thesis, 2020 – 2021

Hayden Ou

Taste of Research 2018, Honours Thesis 2020

Felita Najaya

Honours Thesis 2019

Liyana Hasnan Effendi

Honours Thesis 2019

Adam Inchley

Honours Thesis 2019

Natalie Kerry

Taste of Research, 2020 – 2021

Asin Tasnim Zainuzzaman

Honours Thesis, 2020 – 2021

Congrats to Kshitij for completing is APR for 2022 🥳🥳😎😎.!! Nice talk showcasing theoretical aspects of H2 storage materials! Onto 2023 and more data! #phdlife #twodownonetogo #dft #hydrogen #storagesolutions #never0for3 #dataoedie ...

We have a new opportunity in the group 🤝👩‍🏫🧑‍🏫👨‍🏫📜👩‍🎓🧑‍🎓👨‍🎓!! A student is needed to help us sort out what the f is going on in chemically complex ceramics 🧪🏺. The project involves some synthesis, testing and synchrotron characterization testing all over the world 🌍 🌎! Contact us for more info! #phdopportunity #graduateschool #phdlife #ceramics #iheartcomplexity #dataordie ...

Attention!! We 👏 are 👏 looking 👏 for 👏 postdocs! 👩‍🎤🧑‍🎤👨‍🎤. In collabs with our friends in chemistry and BABS, we are looking to fill 3 postdoc positions 🏃‍♀️🏃🏃‍♂️, needing people with expertise in nanomaterials synthesis ⚗️, characterization 🔬, protein engineering 🧫, and/or magnetic materials 🧲. Please contact me if interested 😃. #postdocpositions #postdoc #postdoclife #magneticmaterials #synbio #dataordie ...

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