Faculty of Engineering

Dates given are those of taking up employment. Where degrees and diplomas are shown without the name of the awarding university, the university is Auckland.◇Denotes a part-time, permanent appointment.

Faculty Management Team


Dean

Nicolas Smith, MA Oxf. , BE(Hons) PhD, FEngNZ FRSNZ

Deputy Deans

Bryony J. James, BEng(Hons) Bath , PhD, MRSNZ

Gerard B. Rowe, ME PhD, MIEEE MIET CMEngNZ

Associate Dean Postgraduate (Research)

Richard Clarke, MMath PhD Nott.

Associate Dean Postgraduate (Taught)

Garry Miller, BSc(Hons) Durh., MBA Leeds, PhD, FICE, MEngNZ MIStructE MAPM, PMP, CEng( UK )

Associate Dean (Research)

Xun Xu, ME Dalian UT , PhD UMIST, FASME FEngNZ

Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)

Keri Moyle, PGDipLATHE Oxf. , BE PhD

Associate Dean (Undergraduate)

Michael A. Hodgson, BE PhD

Associate Dean (International)

Partha S. Roop, BE Anna , MTech IIT Kharagpur , PhD NSW

Director of Faculty Operations

Pedro Silva, BA BIR MHRM MMSc PhD Lisbon , PGCertEd, SFHEA

Director of Faculty Finance

Suzanne Pohlen, BCom, CA

Departments


Chemical and Materials Engineering


Head of Department

Ashvin Thambyah, BSMBE Marquette , MSc DIC Imperial

Deputy Head of Department (Academic)

Peng Cao, BEng Xi’an Jiao Tong, ME Shanghai Jiao Tong, PhD Qld. , MEngNZ

Deputy Head of Department (Postgraduate and Research)

Mark I. Jones, BE PhD, CEng CPEng, FIMMM, MEngNZ MRSNZ

Professors

1984 John J. J. Chen, BE PhD, CEng, FRSNZ FIChemE FEngNZ

1997 Mohammed M. Farid, BSc Baghdad , MSc PhD Wales , CEng, FIChemE

1992 Wei Gao, ONZM, BE Northeastern (China) , ME BCRI (China) , DPhil Oxf. , FRSNZ FEngNZ, MTMS MMRS MACA

1998 Bryony J. James, BEng(Hons) Bath , PhD, MRSNZ

2004 Robert Kirkpatrick, BE(Hons) PhD UMIST , FEngNZ FIChemE, MAIChE

2013 Mark P. Taylor, BE PhD, FIChemE, CEng

2006 Brent Young, BE(Hons) PhD Cant. , CEng, FIChemE, FEngNZ

Emeritus Professors

Geoffrey G. Duffy, BSc ASTC NSW , PhD DEng, FRSNZ FIChemE, CEng

W. George Ferguson, BSc BE NZ , PhD, CEng, CPEng, CSci, FEngNZ FIEAust FIMMM

Associate Professors

2009 Peng Cao, BEng Xi’an Jiao Tong, ME Shanghai Jiao Tong, PhD Qld. , MRSNZ MEngNZ

2005 Mark I. Jones, BE PhD, CEng CPEng, FIMMM, MEngNZ MRSNZ

2010 Ashton Partridge, PhD La Trobe , BSc, MNZIC

2007 Ashvin Thambyah, BSMBE Marquette , MSc DIC Imperial

Senior Lecturers

2015 Saeid Baroutian, MSc PhD Malaya

2013 Gokhan Bingol, MSc PhD Istanbul TU

2016 Kelly S. Burrowes, BE(Hons) PhD

1993 Michael A. Hodgson, BE PhD

2010 Jenny Malmstrom, MSc Chalmers , PhD Aarhus

2015 Steve Matthews, BE PhD

2013 Filicia Wicaksana, BSc Widya Mandala, MSc DIC Imperial College, PhD NSW

2008 Wei Yu, BE Liaoning , MS PhD Qu.

Lecturer

2013 Irina Boiarkina, BE(Hons) PhD

Professional Teaching Fellows

2016 Emma Brown, BE(Hons)

2009 Jim Hefkey, ME DipBus

2017 Tarek Kollmetz, MSc Hamburg

2018 Thomas A. Loho, BE(Hons)

2016 Cody Mankelow, BE(Hons)

2014 Maria R. Tutilić, Dipl.-Ing Belgrade

2005 Ian W. Wright, BSc Manc., ME, FIET, CEng(UK)

Research Fellows

2015 Saifang Huang, BE CUGB, PhD

2013 M. Tajammal Munir, BE(Hons) ME Lahore UET , PhD

2016 Marija Gizdavic-Nikolaidis, BSc(Hons) Belgrade , PhD, MNZIC

2015 Muhammad Hayat, BE MSc Chalmers, PhD

2015 Kaveh Shahbaz, MSc PhD Malaya

2016 Shanghai Wei, BE Hubei, ME Sichuan, PhD

Honorary Professors

Neil D. Broom, BE(Hons) Melb. , PhD, FRSNZ, MNZOA

Xiao Dong Chen, BE Tsinghua , PhD Cant. , FRSNZ FlChemE, MAIChE, CEng

Margaret M. Hyland, BSc(Hons) Guelph , PhD W.Ont. , CEng, FIChemE, MTMS MRSNZ

Peter A. Munro, BE PhD Lond. , FRSNZ FIChemE, CEng

Honorary Senior Lecturers

Michelle E. Dickinson, MNZM, MEng Manc. , PhD Rutgers

Filipa Silva, BEng(Hons) PhD Catholic U. Portugal , MEng Florida

Honorary Research Fellows

John Kennedy, BSc Madurai-K, MSc Madr., PhD

Xiaowen Yuan, BE Tongji, PhD

Civil and Environmental Engineering


Head of Department

Jason M. Ingham, ME PhD Calif. , MBA, FEngNZ MASCE

Deputy Head of Department (Academic)

Seosamh B. Costello, BE NUI, MSc PhD Birm., CEng MIEI CMEngNZ

Deputy Head of Department (Service)

Suzanne J. Wilkinson, BEng(Hons) PhD Oxf. Brookes

Deputy Head of Department (Research)

Heide Friedrich, Dipl.-Ing Berlin, PhD, MRSNZ MASCE MIAHR, MEngNZ

Professor of Civil Engineering

1980 Bruce W. Melville, BE PhD, FRSNZ Dist.FEngNZ, MASCE MIAHR

Professor of Geotechnical Engineering

1977 Michael J. Pender, BE PhD Cant. , FEngNZ, MASCE

Professor of Timber Engineering

2007 Pierre Quenneville, BE RMC , MEng Montr. , PhD Qu. , FEngNZ, MASCE, PEng

Professor and MBIE Chair of Earthquake Engineering

2014 Kenneth J. Elwood, BASc Br.Col. , MS Illinois, PhD Berkeley, PEng, FACI, MEERI

Professors

1995 Jason M. Ingham, ME PhD Calif. , MBA, FEngNZ MASCE

1996 Suzanne J. Wilkinson, BEng(Hons) PhD Oxf.Brookes

Emeritus Professors

Peter G. Lowe, BE NZ , MA Camb. , MEngSc Syd. , PhD Lond. , CEng, FEngNZ, FIEAust, MICE

Arved Jaan Raudkivi, DipIng (Civil) Tallinn&T.H. Braunschweig , DRIngEh Braunschweig , PhD, CEng, FICE FEngNZ

Associate Professors

2007 Nawawi Chouw, Dipl.-Ing., Dr.-Ing. Ruhr , DGEB, EERI, NZSEE, MEngNZ

2008 G. Charles Clifton, BE(Hons) ME Cant. , PhD, FEngNZ FNZSEE

2010 Seosamh B. Costello, BE NUI , MSc PhD Birm. , CEng MIEI CMEngNZ

◇1972 Roger C. M. Dunn, BE NZ , BSc Well. , MEngSc NSW , DipTP, FITE FEngNZ

2013 James Lim, BEng Sheff., PhD Nott., CEng, MICE

2007 Rolando P. Orense, MSc Philippines , DEng Tokyo , PE, MASCE CMEngNZ

2011 Ajit K. Sarmah, BScAgEng(Hons) SHUATS , MEng Asian IT , MS Qld. , PhD Adel. , MRSNZ MEngNZ

2005 Asaad Y. Shamseldin, BSc Khartoum , MSc PhD NUI Galway , MEngNZ

1996 Naresh Singhal, BTech IIT Bombay , MS Louisiana St. , MA PhD Prin. , MEngNZ

Senior Lecturers

2006 Heide Friedrich, Dipl.-Ing Berlin , PhD, MRSNZ MASCE MIAHR MEngNZ

2010 Vicente Gonzalez, BE(Hons) Valparaiso , ME PhD Catholic U. Chile , MEngNZ

2007 Theuns Henning, ME Pret. , PhD, CMEngNZ

2010 Richard S. Henry, BE(Hons) PhD, MEngNZ

1980 Thomas J. Larkin, BE PhD DipCounsTh, MEngNZ

2006 Quincy T. M. Ma, BE(Hons) PhD, FNZSEE, MEngNZ

1989 Hugh W. Morris, ME, CMEngNZ

2014 Lokesh P. Padhye, BE(Hons) SPCE , MS PhD Georgia Tech. , PE Texas , CMEngNZ

2007 Prakash Ranjitkar, BE Tribhuvan , ME Asian IT , PhD Hokkaido , CMEngNZ

2000 Douglas J. Wilson, BE PhD, NZCE, CMEngNZ

2009 Liam Wotherspoon, BE(Hons) PhD, FNZSEE, MEERI MEngNZ

2016 Ryan Wai Man Yan, BEng(Hons) MPhil PhD HKUST , MHKIE MASCE CMEngNZ

2010 Kenneth Tak Wing Yiu, BSc(Hons) PhD City HK , MRICS MASCE MEngNZ

2015 Wei-Qin Zhuang, BE Tianjin , MEng PhD Nan. Tech., MEngNZ

Lecturers

2013 Alice Yan Chang-Richards, BE(Hons) MSc CSUT China , PhD

2014 Subeh Chowdhury, BE(Hons) PhD, MEngNZ

2018 Tūmanako Fa’aui, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Connor Hayden, BS Vermont, MS PhD Berk., PE California, CMEngNZ

2018 Lucas Hogan, BS Cal Poly., PhD

2015 N. A. K. Nandasena, BEng(Hons) Ceyl. , MEng, PhD Saitama, MEngNZ

2011 Gary Raftery, BE(Hons) PhD PGCert NUI Galway , MIEI MEngNZ

2018 Charlotte Toma, BE(Hons) PhD, MEngNZ

2016 Colin N. Whittaker, BE(Hons) PhD Cant. , MIAHR MEngNZ

2018 Yang Zou, BE CQJTU , MSc Cardiff, PhD Liv., MEngNZ

Professional Teaching Fellows

2018 Andrew Brown, BSCE(Hons) Texas-Austin, MSCEE UC Berk. , PhD Texas-Austin, PE Texas, CPESC MASCE

◇2009 Bevan A. Clement, BCA Well. , MBA Waik. , MILT

2008 Garry Miller, BSc(Hons) Durh. , MBA Leeds , PhD, FICE, MEngNZ MIStructE, MAPM, PMP, CEng( UK )

2017 Febelyn Reguyal, MS Philippines, PhD MEngNZ

2018 Erik van den Top, BEng(Hons) Utrecht, CAPP ACCN

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Head of Department

Kevin W. Sowerby, BE PhD, SMIEEE

Deputy Head of Department (Academic)

Bernard J. Guillemin, NZCS, BE PhD, MIEEE

Deputy Head of Department (Research)

Udaya Madawala, BE(Hons) S.Lanka , PhD, SMIEEE

Professor of Computer Systems

1994 Zoran Salcic, Dipl.-Ing ME PhD Sarajevo , FRSNZ, SMIEEE

Professors

1992 Grant A. Covic, BE PhD, FRSNZ FENZ, SMIEEE

2000 Aiguo (Patrick) Hu, BE PhD, SMIEEE

1995 Bruce MacDonald, BE PhD Cant. , SMIEEE

1995 Sing Kiong Nguang, BE PhD Newcastle(NSW) , FIET, SMIEEE

1996 Udaya Madawala, BE(Hons) S.Lanka , PhD, SMIEEE

1984 Gerard B. Rowe, ME PhD, MIEEE MIET CMEngNZ

1990 Kevin W. Sowerby, BE PhD, SMIEEE

Distinguished Emeritus Professor

John T. Boys, CNZM, ME PhD, FRSNZ FENZ

Associate Professors

2002 Waleed Abdulla, MSc Baghdad , PhD Otago , SMIEEE MIET, APSIPA (Life Member)

1994 Stevan Berber, BE Zagreb , ME Belgrade , PhD, SMIEEE, JP

2004 Nirmal Nair, BE Baroda , ME IISc , PhD Texas A&M , SMIEEE, CIGRE

2001 Partha S. Roop, BE Anna , MTech IIT Kharagpur , PhD NSW

2002 Akshya Swain, MSc Samb ., PhD Sheff. , FIETE ( India ), SMIEEE MIE ( India )

2003 Catherine Watson, BE(Hons) PhD Cant.

Senior Lecturers

1990 Mark Andrews, BE PhD

2001 Morteza Biglari-Abhari, MSc Sharif , PhD Adel. , SMIEEE

2011 Nasser Giacaman, BE PhD

1985 Bernard J. Guillemin, NZCS, BE PhD, MIEEE

2011 Rashina Hoda, BSc(Hons) Louisiana St. , PhD Well. , MIEEE

2001 Dariusz Kacprzak, MEng Tech. U. Lublin , PhD Kanazawa

2013 Avinash Malik, BE(Hons) PhD

1995 Michael Neve, BE PhD, MIEEE MIET

1990 Nitish Patel, BE M’lore. , PhD

2004 Oliver Sinnen, Dipl.-Ing Aachen , ME PhD IST Lisbon

2012 Duleepa J. Thrimawithana, BE(Hons) PhD, MIEEE

2017 Abhisek Ukil, BE(Hons) Jad., MS Bolton, FH-SWF , PhD Tshwane UT, SMIEEE, CEng( UK ), MIET

2013 Kevin I-Kai Wang, BE(Hons) PhD, MIEEE

Lecturers

2013 Ho Seok Ahn, BE(Hons) PhD Korea , MIEEE

2016 Andrew C. M. Austin, BE(Hons) PhD, MIEEE

2016 Kelly Blincoe, BE Villanova , MS PhD Drexel

2016 Xuyun Zhang, BS ME Nanjing , PhD Technol.Syd.

Senior Tutor

2001 Su Tang, ME UESTC

Professional Teaching Fellows

2017 Bill Collis, GradDipTeach ACE, NZCE CIT, BSc ME PGDipEd

2018 Dulsha Kularatna-Abeywardana, ME, MIEEE

2017 Matthew M. Y. Kuo, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 William (yen-Lei) Lee, BE(Hons) PhD

2018 Travis Scott, BE(Hons)

2018 P. S. Benjamin Tan, BE(Hons)

2018 Elliot John Varoy, ME

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

2016 Rocio Gomez Bardon, MSc PhD Birm.

2017 Liang Huang, ME PhD

2017 Mohammad Javad Sanjari, MSc PhD

2017 Seho Kim, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Jackman Lin, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Qinglin Tian, BE PhD

Honorary Academic

Denys A. (Tony) Price, BSc(Hons) PhD

Engineering Science


Head of Department

Rosalind Archer, MS PhD Stan. , BE, FEngNZ

Deputy Head of Department (Academic)

John Cater, BE PhD Monash, SMAIAA

Deputy Head of Department (Research)

Professors

2002 Rosalind Archer, MS PhD Stan. , BE, FEngNZ

2002 Martyn Nash, BE PhD, SMIEEE (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

1993 Poul Nielsen, BSc BE PhD (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

1969 Michael O’Sullivan, BE NZ , PhD Cal.Tech. , BSc ME, FEngNZ INFORMS Fellow

1986 Andrew Philpott BA BSc Well. , MPhil PhD Camb.

Emeritus Professor

David Ryan, MSc Otago , PhD ANU , FRSNZ FEngNZ INFORMS Fellow

Associate Professors

2000 Iain A. Anderson, ME PhD (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

2013 Thor Besier, BPhEd(Hons) PhD W.Aust. (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

2013 Justin Fernandez, BE PhD (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

1999 Piaras Kelly, BSc UCD , DPhil Oxf.

1992 Andrew J. Mason, PhD Camb. , BE

2007 Andrew Taberner, MSc(Tech) PhD Waik., SMIEEE (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

2002 Charles Unsworth, BSc(Hons) MSc PhD St And., MIEEE

1998 Cameron Walker, BSc MA MSc MOR PhD

2000 Golbon Zakeri, BSc Iowa , PhD Wisconsin-Madison

Senior Lecturers

2006 Mark Battley, BE PhD

2008 John Cater, BE PhD Monash, SMAIAA

2015 David Dempsey, MSc Otago , PhD

2008 Richard Clarke, MMath PhD Nott.

2016 Andreas W. Kempa-Liehr, Dipl.-Phys Dr. rer. nat. Münster

2001 Michael O’Sullivan, MS PhD Stan. , BSc MPhil

2009 Andrea Raith, BSc Dipl.-Math Darmstadt , PhD

2007 Vinod Suresh, BTech IIT Chennai , MS PhD Stan. (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

2007 Sadiq Zarrouk, BSc Baghdad , ME PhD PGDipGeothermTech

Lecturers

2012 Anthony Downward, BE PhD

2011 John O’Sullivan, BE PhD MSc Stan.

2013 Bryan Ruddy, MSc PhD MIT (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

Professional Teaching Fellows

2008 Peter Bier, BSc Waik. , ME PGCertAcadPrac

1991 James Greenslade, BSc(Hons) Cant. , PGDipEd PGCertAcadPrac, NZCE

2009 Keri Moyle, PGDipLATHE Oxf. , BE PhD

2016 Colin Simpson, MPhys St And., PhD Cant.

Honorary Associate Professor

Donald Nield, BD Otago , MA Camb. , MSc NZ , PhD

Mechanical Engineering


Head of Department

Krishnan Jayaraman, BE Madr. , ME Howard , PhD Virginia Tech.

Deputy Head of Department (Academic)

Karl Stol, BE Cant. , MSc PhD Colorado , SMAIAA MIEEE

Deputy Head of Department (Research)

Kean C. Aw, CEI( UK ), MSc Brun. , PhD Sci.U.Malaysia , GradDipArts, MIEEE

University Distinguished Professor

1980 Debes Bhattacharyya, ME Calc. , PhD Jad. , FRSNZ, Dist.FEngNZ, MASME

Professors

1999 Simon Bickerton, PhD Delaware , BE

1984 Richard G. J. Flay, BE(Hons) PhD Cant. , CEng, FIMechE FRINA FEngNZ, MASME

2011 Brian Mace, MA DPhil Oxf. , MIIAV

2011 Peter Xu, ME Southeast (China) , PhD Beihang , FEngNZ, SMIEEE

1996 Xun Xu, BE Shenyang Jianzhu , ME Dalian UT , PhD UMIST , FASME FEngNZ

Emeritus Professor

Gordon D. Mallinson, BSc(Hons) Well. , PhD NSW , FEngNZ, Mem.IEEE

Associate Professors

2004 Kean C. Aw, CEI( UK ), MSc Brun. , PhD Sci.U.Malaysia , GradDipArts, MIEEE

1995 Krishnan Jayaraman, BE Madr. , ME Howard , PhD Virginia Tech.

1981 Peter J. Richards, BSc Reading , PhD CNAA , AMRAeS

Senior Lecturers

2015 Jaspreet Singh Dhupia, BE IIT Delhi , MSc PhD Mich.

2018 Luke Hallum, BE(Hons) PhD NSW

2014 Yusuke Hioka, ME PhD Keio, PGCertTertTchg Cant. , SMIEEE

2015 Michael J. Kingan, BE(Hons) PhD Cant.

1999 Richard J. T. Lin, ME NSYSU , PhD

2013 Andrew McDaid, BE(Hons) PhD, MIEEE MASME

2004 Stuart Norris, PhD Syd. , ME

2001 Rajnish N. Sharma, BE(Hons) PhD, MAIAA MASME MAWES

2004 Karl Stol, BE Cant. , MSc PhD Colorado , SMAIAA MIEEE

2014 Lihua Tang, ME Shanghai Jiao Tong , PhD Nan. Tech. (Singapore) , MASME MSPIE

2015 David C. Wynn, MEng Oxf. , PhD Camb. , MIET MEngNZ

Lecturers

2014 Tom Allen, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Tim Giffney, BE(Hons) PhD

2018 Eva Hakansson, MSc PhD Denver

2017 Minas Liarokapis, ME Patras, MSc Athens, PhD NTUA, MIEEE MASME

2017 Vladislav Sorokin, MSc SPbPU, PhD DSc IPME

2015 Jonathan Stringer, ME PhD Manc.

2017 Alison Subiantoro, MEng PhD Nanyang Technol .

Professional Teaching Fellows

2013 Hazim Namik, BE(Hons) PhD

2010 Arcot A. Somashekar, BE B’lore. , ME PhD MASME

Research Fellow

2015 Daeseung Jung, BE PhD CBNU (Korea)

Honorary Associate Professor

Robert R. Raine, BSc PhD S’ton. , MSAE

Honorary Senior Lecturer

Rainer H. A. Seidel, Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing Karlsruhe , PhD

Honorary Lecturers

Jonathon Kerkhofs, BE(Hons) Cant.

Mehdi Shahbazpour, BE(Hons) PhD

Honorary Research Fellow

Shamil Galiyev, MSc Kazan , PhD Leningrad , DSc Kiev

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