Mr Arslan Siddique

Mr Arslan Siddique

Research Associate

Postdoctoral Research Associate, UNSW Australia, 2023-Current

PhD in Chemical Engineering, UNSW Australia, 2019-2023

MSc in Biotechnology, KMUTT Thailand, 2016-2019

School of Chemistry

Arslan is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the School of Chemistry, UNSW Australia. Currently, he is finalizing his PhD in Chemical Engineering from UNSW and completed MSc in Biotechnology from KMUTT Thailand. During his PhD at UNSW, he was also as a Casual Academic at UNSW and a Postgraduate Research Awardee (PGRA) at the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) in affiiation with the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (ANSTO). His PhD research work was focused on investigating the biophysical interfacial interactions involved in the development of Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma (ETSA) employing highly advanced characterisation tools & techniques including QCM-D, Ellipsometry, MALDI-TOF, ATR-FTIR, AFM, Plasma Generator, XRR and Neutron Reflectometry. Currently, in his role as a Postdoctoral Researcher, he is investigating the properties of the fatty acid membranes and phoshpholipid memebranes for applications in the fields of synthetic biology and nanobiotechnology, and understanding of the the origin of life.

Level 6, Science and Engineering Building (E8), UNSW Kensington NSW 2052 Australia

-UNSW Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS) and Stipend for PhD in Chemical Engineering, 2019

-Winner of the AINSE Postgraduate Research Award (PGRA), 2021

-Winner of 3-minute Thesis (3MT) Competition 2022, School of Chemical Engineering UNSW

-AINSE Conference Travel Scholarship, 2022

-DRTG Travel Grant, UNSW Australia, 2022


My Teaching

FOOD1120-Introduction to Food Science

GSOE9011-Engineering Postgraduate Coursework Research Skills