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Notable Graduates

Faced with a global skills shortage and increasing demand for qualified graduates, the modern world continues to rely on mechanical engineers to rise to the unique challenges of the 21st century.

The School of Mechanical Engineering has proudly produced a number of notable graduates whose skills and expertise have been applied across a broad range of areas and industries.

Some of the School's notable graduates include:

Andrew Thomas

Andrew (Andy) Thomas

Payload Commander, Space Shuttle Mission, May 1996
Flight Engineer on MIR space station for 141 days, January 1998
NASA


Garry Brown

Director, Aeronautical Research Laboratories
Victoria

Professor and Head of Department
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Princeton University


J. D. C. Crisp

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Monash University


J. P. Duncan

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of British Columbia

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Monash University


R. W. Smyth

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
University of South Australia


Prof R. E. Luxton

R.E. Luxton

Professor Emeritus
School of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Adelaide

School of Mechanical Engineering
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