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, FEngNZ, MRSNZ

Gerard B. Rowe, ME PhD, FEngNZ, MIEEE MIET

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)

Mark Battley, BE PhD

Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)

Peter Bier, BSc Waik., ME PGCertAcadPrac

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, BIR MMilSc MHRM PhD PGDipHEdMgmt Lisbon, PGCertEd Auck.UT, SFHEA

Director of Faculty Finance

Suzanne Pohlen, BCom, CA

Departments


Chemical and Materials Engineering


Head of Department

Ashvin Thambyah, BSMBE Marquette, MSc DIC Imperial, PhD NU Singapore, PGCertAcadPrac

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

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, FEngNZ, MRSNZ

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

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

Professor and Chair in Food Process Engineering

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

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, PhD NU Singapore, PGCert AcadPrac

2019 Meng Wai Woo, BE James Cook, PhD Kebangsaan

Senior Lecturers

2015 Saeid Baroutian, MSc PhD Malaya

2016 Kelly S. Burrowes, BE(Hons) PhD

2019 Laura J. Domigan, BSc(Hons) PhD Cant. (jointly with School of Biological Sciences)

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.

Lecturers

2019 Shan Li, MEng PhD Sing.

2018 Thomas Loho, BE(Hons) PhD

2015 Sophia Rodrigues, BE PhD

2015 Kaveh Shahbaz, MSc PhD Malaya

Professional Teaching Fellows

2016 Emma Brown, BE(Hons)

2019 Amanda DiIenno, BS Carnegie-Mellon

2009 Jim Hefkey, ME DipBus

2019 Andrea Kolb, Dipl.-Ing (FH) Nuremberg Tech., PhD Well.

2017 Tarek Kollmetz, MSc Hamburg

2014 Marija R. Tutilić, Dipl.-Ing Belgrade, PhD, MEngNZ

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

Research Fellows

2015 Muhammad Hayat, BE MSc Chalmers, PhD

2015 Saifang Huang, BE CUGB, PhD

2016 Shanghai Wei, BE Hubei, ME Sichuan, PhD

2018 Josh Workman, BE(Hons) PhD

Honorary Professors

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

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

Honorary Senior Lecturer

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

Honorary Professional Teaching Fellow

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

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)

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

Professor

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

Watercare Professor of Infrastructure

2019 Jakobus E. van Zyl, PhD Exe., PrEng, MASCE MSAICE

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

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

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

Senior Lecturers

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

2014 Subeh Chowdhury, BE(Hons) PhD, MEngNZ

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

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

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

2018 Tom Shand, BE(Hons) Cant., PhD NSW

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

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

Lecturers

2014 Enrique del Rey Castillo, ME TU Madrid, MSc Minho, PhD, MEngNZ MASCE

2018 Tūmanako Fa’aui, BE(Hons) PhD

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

2019 Pablo Higuera, BE(Hons) MS PhD Cantabria

2018 Lucas Hogan, BS Cal Poly., PhD

2019 Mihn Kieu, BSc Hanoi USTC, MSc Linkoping, PhD Qld.UT, MASCE MAITPM MIEEE MEASTS MATIUAP MPIA

2019 Sandeeka Mannakkara, BE(Hons), PhD

2019 Arezoo Rahimi, BSc Isfahan TU, MSc PhD Nanyang Technol.

2018 Charlotte Toma, BE(Hons) PhD, MEngNZ

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

2019 Conrad Zorn, BE(Hons) Cant., ME PhD

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

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

2019 Con Lu, BE MEES Imperial, MIStructE CMEngNZ

2016 Cody Mankelow, BE(Hons) PhD

2018 Bruce Marks, BE

2019 Aimee Matiu, BA

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, Computer, and Software 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)

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

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

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

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

1984 Gerard B. Rowe, ME PhD, FEngNZ, 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

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

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 UT, PhD Adel., SMIEEE

2016 Kelly Blincoe, BE Villanova , MS PhD Drexel

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

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

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

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

Professional Teaching Fellows

2017 Bill Collis, GradDipTeach ACE, NZCE CIT, BSc ME PhD 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)

2016 Craig Sutherland, BSc(Hons) PhD, MRSNZ

2018 Elliot John Varoy, ME

Senior Tutor

2001 Su Tang, ME UESTC

Senior Research Fellow

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

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

2016 Rocio Gomez Bardon, MSc PhD Birm.

2017 Seho Kim, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Jackman Lin, BE(Hons) PhD

2017 Qinglin Tian, BE PhD

Honorary Professor

Delwyn Moller, ME PhD Mass. (Amherst)

Honorary Academics

Zeeshan Bhatti, BS Islamabad, MS Lahore, ME PhD

Mohan Sridharan, BE Madr., MS PhD Texas

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)

Piaras Kelly, BSc UCD, DPhil Oxf.

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)

2006 Mark Battley, BE PhD

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

2008 John Cater, BE PhD Monash, SMAIAA

2008 Richard Clarke, MMath PhD Nott.

2015 David Dempsey, MSc Otago , PhD

2018 Peng Du, BE PhD (jointly with Auckland Bioengineering Institute)

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

2015 Kevin Jia, BA BE(Hons) MSc

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

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

2019 Olaf Diegel, MPM Technol.Syd., PhD Massey

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

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

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

Professors and Chair in Mechatronics

2011 Brian Mace, MA DPhil Oxf., MIIAV

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

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

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

2019 Johan Verbeek, MEng PhD Pret., MEngNZ

Senior Lecturers

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

2018 George Dodd, BSc Reading, MSc PhD DipAud S’ton., FNZAcS

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

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

2017 Tim Giffney, BE(Hons) PhD

2018 Eva Hakansson, MSc PhD Denver

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

2013 Yuqian Lu, BE(Hons) Dalian UT, PhD

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

2019 Jan Polzer, Dipl-Math Dipl-Ing Duisburg-Essen

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

Research Fellows

Honorary Associate Professors

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

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

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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