Dr. Timotius Pasang earned a Ph.D in Materials Engineering from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. He was a Research Engineer at Indonesian Aircraft Industry in 1992-2001. He was a Materials Consultant at PSB Corporation in Singapore. He joined Auckland University of Technology (AUT) in 2004 as a Research Fellow. Since 2012, he has been Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering, AUT.
Dr. Tim’s research areas include light alloys for aircraft materials such as aluminium alloys and titanium alloys, fracture behavior of metals and failure analysis of engine components, and biomaterials.
Dr. Tim and colleagues have published tens of scientific papers in highly reputable international journals, including Engineering Failure Analysis Journal, Steel Research International Journal, Acta Materialia, Materials Science and Engineering A, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, and Journal of Materials Research and Technology.