Engineering and Information Sciences


Cheng Lu

Current Positions:

Associate Professor

Research Interests:

Fracture control of gas pipeline, material processing technology and computational material science


Award for Excellence in Innovation from the CRC Association in 2014

Research Students

  • Dongzhi Luo : Gradient Material Fabrication via Skin Pass rolling and Related Grain Boundary Behaviour
  • Jintao Li : Investigation of Strain Ageing in FBE Coating of Pipeline Steels
  • John Hough : Acoustic Propagation Variation with Temperature Profile in Water Filled Steel Pipes at Pressure
  • Rui Wang : Texture Evolution and Mechanical Properties of Aluminium Alloy by Accumulative Roll Bonding
  • Che Zhang : Molecular Dynamics Simulation on Metal/Graphene Nanocomposites
  • Jiaqing Li : Atomistic Simulation of Hydrogen Embrittlement of Grain Boundaries in Metals
  • Yu Liu : Mechanical Properties, Microstructure and Defect Evolution of Magnesium Deformed by High Pressure Torsion.
  • Nan Jiang : Molecular Dynamics Study on Grain Boundary Structures and Their Impact on Dislocation Nucleation Mechanisms