Australia urgently needs more industry research students to take up the opportunities now available at our universities. Swinburne University in Melbourne is currently looking for talented postgraduate students interested in Masters/PhD projects in the area of thermal spraying and surface engineering.

They’ll be part of the world leading Surface Engineering for Advanced Materials (SEAM) Centre that is co-funded by 13 Industry Partners and the Australian Research Council (ARC), Swinburne University, RMIT University and University of South Australia. The main area of interest is in thick coatings and thermal spray which fall under additive manufacturing for advanced materials.

Find out more on the SEAM website and pass this opportunity to any Australian or New Zealand citizens who are ready to start their post-graduate career today. Contact Prof Chris Berndt ( with your CV now.