Bachelor of Science (Hons), The University of Sydney, 2000. Ph.D. in Chemistry, The University of Sydney, 2005. Postdoctoral researcher, Molecular Magnetism Group, Monash University, 2006-2008. Marie Curie Fellow, Institut de Chemie de la Matière Condensée de Bordeaux, France, 2008-2009. Laboratory Manager, Process Science and Engineering, CSIRO, Melbourne, 2010. Australian Research Fellow (ARF), Monash University, 2011-2012 and The University of Sydney, 2013-2016. Future Fellow and A/Prof Chemistry, UNSW, 2017. Awarded the RACI Inorganic Division Alan Sargeson Lectureship 2018 for significant and innovative contributions to the field. Awarded the Sandy Mathieson Medal for distinguished contributions to science involving X-ray, neutron, or electron diffraction.
Future Fellowship (FT17). Molecular switching nanomaterials for modern technology.
Discovery Project (DP20). Emergent behaviours in spin crossover materials. C. Kepert (USyd), S. Neville (UNSW), B. Powell (UQ).
Cooperative research centres project (CRC-P Round 8). Novel processing of pyrite ore to produce battery grade cobalt and sulfur. A. Tong (CobaltBlue), S. Neville (UNSW), V. Peterson (ANSTO).
1) Designing and developing advanced materials for technological application
2) Deriving structure-property relationships for materials properties optimisation
3) Driving developments in energy-industry relevant materials
Current available projects:
1) Coordination and Materials Chemistry
2) Minerals process optimisation