Dr.Aron Michael received the B.E . (Hons.) degree ( in electrical engineering ) from UOA , MEngSc degree ( in electrical engineering) from UNSW, and PhD degree (in electrical engineering) from UNSW. He was appointed lecturer (in 2013) in the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunication, UNSW and is currently a senior lecturer with the same school. His current research interest is Nano/Micro electro mechanical systems (N/MEMS) for optical switching, interconnect, micro-optics, piezoelectric actuators for micro-optics, low thermal budget silicon films, silicon photonics, and carbon nanofibers for flexible sensors. He has published more than 90 scientific publications in these areas.
2010 NSI UNSW, Inventor of the year award, staff category for “3D- Optical Interconnect”