Professor in Materials Science and Engineering Kim L Pickering

Associate Dean Research & Professor of Engineering

Qualifications: BSc(Eng) Hons, Materials Science, Imperial College London. PhD, Surrey; MIMMM, FIPENZ

Research Interests

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Technology


Engineering; Materials and Processing; Science Education

Recent Publications

  • Muthe, L. P., Pickering, K., & Gauss, C. (2022). A Review of 3D/4D Printing of Poly-Lactic Acid Composites with Bio-Derived Reinforcements. Composites Part C: Open Access. doi:10.1016/j.jcomc.2022.100271 Open Access version:

  • Pickering, K. L., & Sunny, T. (2021). Effect of stearic acid treatment on the properties of aligned short hemp fibre mats and their potential use as reinforcement in polypropylene matrix composites. Cellulose. doi:10.1007/s10570-021-03884-w

  • Sunny, T., Pickering, K. L., & McDonald-Wharry, J. (2021). Improving the Alignment of Dynamic Sheet-Formed Mats by Changing Nozzle Geometry and Their Reinforcement of Polypropylene Matrix Composites. Journal of Composites Science, 5(9), 226. doi:10.3390/jcs5090226 Open Access version:

  • Sunny, T., & Pickering, K. L. (2021). Cellulose nanocrystal treatment of aligned short hemp fibre mats for reinforcement in polypropylene matrix composites. Cellulose. doi:10.1007/s10570-021-04091-3 Open Access version:

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: CD.3.03
Phone: +64 7 838 4672