The Losic Group team includes Honours, Masters and PhD students as well as Postdoctoral Researchers working across a range of advanced materials research projects including biomedical applications, coatings, composites, energy and environmental remediation.

Professor Dusan Losic

Professor Dusan Losic

Prof Losic is a professor at the School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials, the University of Adelaide, and leader of Nano research group with 20 researchers. He completed PhD (2003) in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (Flinders University, Australia) as one of the first PhD in Australia in this field. After 3 years postdoctoral work at […]

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Dr Ramesh Karunagaran

Ramesh completed a PhD in the University of Adelaide under the supervision of Prof. Dusan Losic on project on development of graphitic carbon materials for energy and environment applications. His research expertise are in areas of carbon materials, graphene, polymer composites and catalysis. He is involved on collaborative projects for industry to development of graphene […]

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Dr Nathan Stanley

Dr Nathan Stanley

Nathan had the privileged opportunity to complete a PhD at The University of Adelaide with a cross-disciplinary project on the novel chemical synthesis of amino acids towards improved neuropathic pain treatments. Following this he worked at University of Otago, New Zealand, on small molecule tool compounds for disease diagnosis and carbon monoxide releasing molecules to […]

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Dr Grant Mathieson

Grant is a research fellow in Prof Losic’s group working on developing graphene-enhanced anti-corrosive paint with industry partner, Graphene Technology Solutions. He finished most of an Honours degree in human physiology before graduating with an Honours degree Physics from the University of Otago, New Zealand. He then switched to electrical and electronic engineering, graduating Masters […]

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Dr Md Julker Nine

Dr Md Julker Nine

Nine is an early-career research fellow based in ARC Research Hub for Graphene Enabled Industry Transformation, University of Adelaide, Australia. After finishing Bachelor’s degree from Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh in 2009, he joined in Second Phase of Brain Korea21 (BK21) and received Master of Engineering degree from Gyeongsang National University, South Korea […]

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Dr Farzaneh Farivar

Farzan joined Hub program as visiting researcher from the University of Teheran and after one year she started to work as postdoctoral researcher on several projects including development methods for graphene functionalization and graphene characterizations. She completed Phd in organic chemistry at University of Tehran in 2013. Her research interests include environmental remediation using graphene-based […]

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Dr Tung Tran

Dr Tung Tran

Tung is currently a research fellow in Prof. Dusan Losic’s Group at School of Chemical Engineering, the University of Adelaide, South Australia. He received his BSc and MSc degree at Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam, in 2001 and 2005 respectively, and PhD at Korea University (KU), South Korea, in 2010, all in Materials […]

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Ana Luiza C Pereira

Dr Ana Luiza C Pereira

Ana obtained her PhD in Physics in 2005 and since 2010 is Assistant Professor at the University of Campinas (School of Applied Sciences), in Brazil. She is currently spending one year as a visiting researcher at Prof Losic’s group at the University of Adelaide working on graphene and 2D materials junction properties for energy applications. […]

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Qiulan Zhang

Dr Qiulan Zhang

Qiulan is a Lecturer at the College of Chemistry, Nanchang University, Nanchang, China. She attained her PhD in Food Science and Engineering, Nanchang University in 2011 after completing a MS in Organic Chemistry, Jiangxi Normal University. She is currently spending one year as a visiting scholar at the University of Adelaide in Prof Losic’s group, […]

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Pei Lay

Pei Lay Yap

PhD project on the development of graphene 3D composites for environmental and water remediation (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr D. Tran)

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Arash Mazanini

Arash Mazinani

PhD project on improving biointegration and antibacterial performance of medical implants by surface engineering Titanium with electrochemical methods combined with graphene functionalisation (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr Md. J Nine) Science Communication and Outreach: Plasma electrolytic oxidation: a technique for surface engineering titanium and aluminium for bioactivity. Presented by Arash Mazinani

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Le Yu

Le Yu

PhD project on development of radiation shielding composites using graphene and other 2D materials (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr D. Tran)

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Kamrul Hassan

PhD project on graphene chemo-resistive sensors for biomarkers (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr T. Tung)

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Van Dac Ho

Van Dac Ho

PhD project on graphene additives for concrete and construction materials (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr A. Ng)

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Negar Mansouri

PhD project on development of 3D porous scaffold for neural tissue engineering (supervisors Dr. Al-Sarawi, Prof. D. Losic, Prof. J. Mazumdar)

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Hadi Rastin

PhD project on development bioinks for soft tissue engineering and biomedical application (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr T. Tung)

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Postdoctoral Alumni

We appreciate the hard work and enormous contribution made by all our current and previous postdoctoral researchers. Postdoctoral Alumni: Dr Diana Tran (2012-2019) Dr Mousa Mohammad (2018-2019) Dr Ay Ching Hee (2018-2019) Dr Aryal Hare (2018-2019) Dr Campbell Coghlan (2017-18) Dr Jesse Teo (2018) Dr Ivan Andjelkovic (2016-2018) Dr Mohammad Barati (2018) Dr Meisam Valizadeh […]

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Completed PhD Students

Congratulations to all PhD students who have successfully completed their studies. 17. Dr Faisal Alotabi (2015-2018) PhD thesis: Engineering of multi-functional conductive thin films using graphene materials and their composites, University of Adelaide Now: Research fellow King Abdullah Institute for Nanotechnology, King Saud University 16. Dr Supriya Lath (2014-2018) PhD thesis: Development and evaluation of […]

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Masters Students

Congratulations to all of our Masters students for successfully completing your degrees. Previous Masters Students: Yuchen Ren (2019) University of Adelaide, Master thesis: graphene and 2D materials heterostructures, surface and structural gradients and their applications (Supervisors Prof D. Losic and Dr T. Tung) Truc Van Ngo (2019) University of Adelaide, Master thesis: Engineered Graphene and […]

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Honours students

Honours Students 2019 Honours Students 2017 Completed Honours projects Wang Luoshan, 2014 Thesis:Engineered graphene-nanoparticle aerogel composites for efficient removal of phosphate from water Chi Hao, 2014 Thesis: Graphene based aerogels for drug delivery applications Ting Rui, 2014 Thesis: Adsorption of oil-water emulsions by graphene aerogel composites Hoa Minh, 2014 Thesis: Embedding graphene in tellurite glass […]

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Internship and Summer Students

Internship students (Alumni) Shervin Kabiri 2013-2014, Research project: Synthesis of graphene products for environmental and agricultural applications (APA PhD scholarship 2015, University of Adelaide) Summer students (Alumni) Samantha Quah Xin Tong, 2014 (Tamasek Polytechnic Singapore) Nur Amalina Binte Mohamad Zailani, 2014 (Tamasek Polytechnic Singapore) Koh Xin Ying, 2014 (Tamasek Polytechic Singapore) Wang Loushan, 2014 (University […]

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