We are continuously seeking talented researchers to join the group. Candidates should have a strong interest in theoretical and/or computational solid mechanics, and have good analytical and programming skills. Domains of interest for a PhD include (but are not limited to):

  • Constitutive modelling of polymers, gels and complex liquids.
  • Micromechanics of multiphase materials.
  • Chemo-mechanics of energy materials.

PhD topics in modelling Soft/Active materials

PhD openings

Monash University offers PhD scholarships to high-achieving students twice a year. This is a competitive scheme, mostly based on academic excellence and the ranking of institutions.

Scholarship rounds for international students close on March 31st and August 31st. Scholarship rounds for domestic students close on May 31st and October 31st.

Students interested in applying to one of these rounds to do a PhD in the group should contact me at least one month before the deadline.

Information on postgraduate study at Monash University.
Information on how to apply for scholarship at Monash University.

Internship openings

We are frequently seeking for undergraduate students to work on short-term projects in the context of a Master internship or summer project.