Researcher

Dr Nathaniel Corrigan

Keywords

Fields of Research (FoR)

Polymers, Chemical Engineering Design, Macromolecular and Materials Chemistry, Materials Engineering, Nanotechnology

Biography

Nathaniel Corrigan is a postdoctoral researcher working in the Cluster for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD) and the Autralian Centre for Nanomedicine (ACN) in the School of Chemical Engineering at UNSW. 


My Grants

ARC Discovery Project. Programming the Microstructure of 3D Printed Objects (DP210100094) 


My Qualifications

Nathaniel Corrigan holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Hons....view more

Nathaniel Corrigan is a postdoctoral researcher working in the Cluster for Advanced Macromolecular Design (CAMD) and the Autralian Centre for Nanomedicine (ACN) in the School of Chemical Engineering at UNSW. 


My Grants

ARC Discovery Project. Programming the Microstructure of 3D Printed Objects (DP210100094) 


My Qualifications

Nathaniel Corrigan holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Hons. 1) and a Doctorate of Philosophy (Polymer Science/Chemical Engineering) obtained under the supervision of Prof. Cyrille Boyer.


My Awards

Dr. Corrigan was part of the Boyer Laboratory team that was recognized as finalist for the 2016 Eureka Prize for Scientifc Research. 

In 2020, Dr. Corrigan was recognized as a finalist of the prestigious Reaxys PhD prize for the best PhD thesis in the Chemical Sciences globally.


My Research Activities

Dr. Corrigan is coauthor of >30 peer reviewed publications in leading high-impact journals in chemistry, chemical engineering, and polymer and materials science. His research focuses on the use of visible light for advanced manufacturing of polymeric materials, through flow-controlled systems and 3D printing.

polymer science, flow polymerisation, photopolymerisation, photochemistry, 3d printing 


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Polymer Science, photopolymerisation, flow polymerisation, 3D printing, 4D printing, functinal polymeric materials


Currently supervising

3 PhD, 1 MPhil


My Engagement

My work has been featured by in mainstream media, including stories related to 3D/4D printing of novel polymeric materials picked up by EurekAlert (AAAS, https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-11/uons-n3p111819.php), Scimex (https://www.scimex.org/newsfeed/new-3d-printing-technique-produces-living-4d-materials), as well as interviews with ABC radio.

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