Professor Raj Das

Dr Raj Das is an Associate Professor in the Aerospace and Aviation department of RMIT University. He has published more than 200 papers and has a PhD from Monash University, Australia in Structural Optimisation and Failure Analysis. He has previously worked in the University of Auckland, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), and the University of Manchester. His research capabilities are in advanced materials, such as metamaterials, auxetic materials, architected materials, composite materials, topology and shape optimisation for materials and structural designs, computational modelling, fracture mechanics, dynamic fracture, damage tolerance based optimisation, numerical modelling and multi-scale analysis using finite element and mesh-less methods, impact behaviour and failure analysis of metals, ceramic and composite materials.

Professor Das is supervising one project in the first round.