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Structures and Materials Group

The main purpose of the Structural and Materials Research Group is to pursue research on key topics on structural health monitoring, manufacturing processes and asset lifetime extension by introducing innovative and/or improved engineering materials, processes and monitoring techniques. Our experts are world leaders in their respective fields, many who have worked developing defence related technologies and provided expert advice to solve defence-related engineering challenges.

SMG has its principal research activities and interests focused in the following areas:

  • Structural Health Monitoring
  • Biomechanics and Multi-Scale Mechanics
  • Corrosion
  • Fracture Mechanics and Failure Analysis
  • Materials Synthesis and Processing
  • Numerical Modelling

For more information contact Dr Andrei Kotousov.

Defence
Address

School of Mechanical Engineering
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
SA 5005 AUSTRALIA

Contact

T: +61 8 8313 5460
F: +61 8 8313 4367
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