Kevin is a Senior Lecturer in Engineering within the School of Engineering.
Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia.
Recent Research Grants
Polymer/ rare earth nano-sized Gadolinium metal hybrid materials-preparation methods, characterization and application, Vietnam International Education Development of the Ministry of Education and Training, VIED - Scholarship,
2014 - 2017, $60,000.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
La, L., Leong, Y., Watts, HP., Au, P., Hayward, K., Zhang, L., (2016), A novel approach for the preparation of nanosized Gd2O3 structure: The influence of surface force on the morphology of ball milled particles. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 506(2016), 13-19, DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2016.06.005.
Vafadarshamasbi, A., Tolouei Rad, M., Hayward, K., (2016), New cost model for feasibility analysis of utilising special purpose machine tools. International Journal of Production Research, Article in press(Article in press), 1-15, DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2016.1181283.
La, L., Leong, Y., Leatherday, C., Au, P., Hayward, K., Zhang, L., (2016), X-ray protection, surface chemistry and rheology of ball-milled submicron Gd2O3 aqueous suspension. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 501(2016), 75-82, DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2016.04.058.
Vafadarshamasbi, A., Tolouei Rad, M., Hayward, K., Abhary, K., (2016), Technical feasibility analysis of utilizing special purpose machine tools. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, 39(2016), 53?62, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmsy.2016.02.003.