Engineering and Information Sciences


Jingwei Zhao

Current Positions:

Research Fellow
School of Mechanical, Materials and Mechatronic Engineering, University of Wollongong


> Academic Qualification
2009: Ph.D. in Materials Processing Engineering, Northeastern University

> Work Experience
2015 - present: Research Fellow, University of Wollongong, Australia
2012 - 2015: Associate Research Fellow, University of Wollongong, Australia
2009 - 2011: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), South Korea

Research Interests:

Microforming and micromanufacturing
Metal rolling technology
Numerical modelling of manufacturing process
Tribology and mechanics in materials manufacturing

Professional Activities:

> Journal Reviewer (over 30 international journals)
Corrosion Science
Computational Materials Science
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A


2012 Best Paper Award, awarded by ICAMMP 2012
2010 Excellent Doctoral Thesis Award, awarded by Northeastern University

Research Students

  • Mingshuai Huo : Study of Tribological behaviour of size effects of stainless steels during flexible rolling of thin strip
  • Fanghui Jia : Study on micro deep drawing at composite materials
  • Zhou Li : Analysis of Metal Forming Simulation and Subsequent Crash Simulations
  • Hailong Cui : Influence of Static and Dynamic Characteristic of The Aerostatic Bearing Spindle in The Single Point Diamond Cutting
  • Mahadi Hasan : A Study on fabrication of Composite micro drill (CMD) of tungsten Carbide (WC) powder and solid high strength steel
  • Jiangshan Zhang : Bail Milling graphite and silicon Carbide Particles: Baeics and application