Aussie, Aussie, Aussie…!

Nick Edghill has just started his PhD at Deakin University and is the first Australian student of the mineAlloy centre. In his project, Nick will exploit advanced manufacturing, testing and characterisation techniques to accelerate the development of wear resistant alloys.

Nick completed his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) at Deakin University in 2018. His thesis was titled “The Build and Modification of an Electrical Discharge Machine for Sample Testing with Modified Dielectric Fluid” and the project focused on ceramic deposition onto metallic surfaces for medical applications.