Mr Kamron Ley

Position

Casual Academic

School /
Work Unit

School of Engineering

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 3239

kamron.ley@rmit.edu.au

Location

Building: 014
Level: 07
Room: 004

City campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

Staff profile photo of Kamron Ley

Availability

Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Applied Science (Nanotechnology), RMIT University (2011)
  • Bachelor Applied Science (Applied Science), RMIT University (2011)
  • Bachelor Applied Science (Applied Science) (Honours), RMIT University (2012)

Industry experience

Accomplisments

  • CSIRO OCE PhD Scholarship - Theoretical Design of Materials (2013)
  • CSIRO OCE Honours Scholarship - Theoretical Design of Materials (2012)

Research overview

Academic activites

Member of Materials Modelling and Simulation Group

PhD Student

Title of Project: Protein interactions with modified silica susubstrates for engineering smart surface coatings

Supervisors: Professor Irene Yarovsky and Dr George Yiapanis

Research interests

  • Environmentally Responsive Coatings
  • Computational methods to examine organic surfaces and interfaces
  • Synthetic and naturally occurring self-cleaning materials
  • Surface modification processes of polymer coatings
  • Biofilm formation on surface coatings

Methods

  • Force-field Methods
  • Classical Molecular Dynamics