Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) (7501) in Mechanical and Mining Engineering

The University of Queensland Gatton Campus

Course description

Materials Engineering Materials Engineering research at UQ is concentrated on: Advanced Forming Casting Corrosion Joining Mechanical Properties of Light Alloy Casting Low Dimensional Semiconductor Nanostructures for Energy Applications Medical Device Development Polymers Surface Engineering and Physical Metallurgy Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering at UQ conducts research in a number of areas including: Combustion and Multi scale Modelling Fiber-Reinforced Composites Geothermal Energy Hypersonic Machining Nanomechanics and Nanomanufacturing Non-destructive testing and evaluation Railway Engineering and Technology Smart Machines Mining Engineering Our staff has a long and successful history of working with external partners to deliver benefits to industry and society through mining engineering research in the areas of: Energy, Safety and Environment Mining Geomechanics Mining Methods and Equipment Mine Planning

  • Start date 01-JUL-2018,01-OCT-2018
  • Duration 3 to 4 years
  • International Cost AUD $10,000 per research quarter
  • Qualification Doctoral degree
  • Study mode Full time