Projects

Acousto-Optic Interactions

Enhancing the photoelastic and electrostrictive properties of composites

Nonlinear Mechanics

Modelling and experimentally validating hyperelastic structured media

Stimulated Brillouin Scattering

Achieving tuneable SBS performance in metamaterials

Structured thin plates

Demonstrating novel wave behaviour in thin elastic plates

Profiled Publications

This work shows that photonic crystals exhibit new low-frequency energy-momentum relations with sign-switching constituents
arXiv preprint:1712.09112

This work describes artificial electrostriction for the first time as an intrinsic property of all composite materials
Physical Review B

Publications

More Publications

This work shows that photonic crystals exhibit new low-frequency energy-momentum relations with sign-switching constituents
arXiv preprint:1712.09112

arXiv preprint:1712.05427

Conference abstract

Physical Review B, 96:064114

Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 34(8):1573-1579

Invited Talks and Contributions

Teaching and Supervision

Previous Teaching

  • Lecturer for PHYS 3912: Senior Physics Optics, University of Sydney (2015)
  • Lecturer for MATHS 108: General Mathematics 1, The University of Auckland (2012)
  • Lecturer for MATHS 260: Introduction to Differential Equations, The University of Auckland (2011)

Former Students

  • Ashwin Singh, Talented Student Program, University of Sydney (2016)
  • Daniel Collins, BSc(Hons) in Physics, University of Sydney (2015)
  • Tim Chisholm, Talented Student Program, University of Sydney (2015)
  • Tim Roberts, Talented Student Program, University of Sydney (2015)

Service

The University of Manchester

  • (2018): Organising Committee for Workshop Elasticity Day 2018

The University of Sydney

  • (2015-2017): Deputy Project Leader for Nanoplasmonics in CUDOS
  • (2014-2017): Seminar coordinator for CUDOS

The University of Auckland

Reviewer

Theses

Phd Thesis

BSc(Hons) Thesis

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