Researcher

Dr Darson Li

My Expertise

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Finite Element Modelling
  • Microfluidics
  • Nano-material
  • Advanced Drug Delivery
  • Green and Durable Fire Retardant Materials

Fields of Research (FoR)

Mechanical Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Particle Physics, Colloid and Surface Chemistry, Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)

Biography

Dr. Darson Li is an associate lecturer in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. His fields of research include computational simulations of multiphysics systems, advanced drug delivery using nanoparticles and magnetic particles, microfluidics and biofluidics, and discrete element modelling of particulate colloidal systems.

Employment:

2021-present, Associate Lecturer, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The...view more

Dr. Darson Li is an associate lecturer in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. His fields of research include computational simulations of multiphysics systems, advanced drug delivery using nanoparticles and magnetic particles, microfluidics and biofluidics, and discrete element modelling of particulate colloidal systems.

Employment:

2021-present, Associate Lecturer, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of New South Wales

2020-2021, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of New South Wales

2020, Senior Research Officer, School of Pharmacy, the University of Sydney

2019, Research Assistant, School of Pharmacy, the University of Sydney

2017-2018, Casual Academic, School of Engineering, Macquarie University

2013-2019, Casual Academic, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of New South Wales


My Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy

2019, the University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney) 

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering with Honours Class 1 and the University Medal

2015, the University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance with Distinction

2015, the University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)


My Awards

The University Medal                                              2015

Australian Postgraduate Award                              2015

UNSW Research Excellence Award                       2015

UNSW Business School Dean’s Awards                2015

The RAA Bryant Prize                                             2014

UNSW Faculty of Engineering Dean’s Awards       2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Discrete Element Modelling
  • Discrete Phase Modelling
  • Microfluidics
  • Fire-retardant Materials

My Teaching

ENGG1000 Introduction to Engineering Design and Innovation

MMAN1130 Design and Manufacturing

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Location

Room 408J, Ainsworth Building J17

Contact

+61-2-9065 7643