11th Annual Brian Cherry Award – For Excellence in Post Graduate/Student Research in Corrosion

  • October 9, 2019
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Victorian Branch of the Australasian Corrosion Association is pleased to invite you to attend the Brian Cherry Award Forum. This is a student award that will honour the considerable achievements of Professor Brian Cherry over many years in corrosion education and consulting, and his significant contribution to the ACA Victorian Branch. The award will be determined on a competitive basis and take the form of a Forum that will provide Victorian corrosion students with an opportunity to showcase their talent to the Victorian Branch. Each student will make a 15 minute presentation of their research. They will be judged on the scientific content and their presentation skills. The winner will receive a cash prize of $1000, with prizes awarded for each place.


Mehdi Behrouzvaziri Deakin University
The effect of microstructure and composition on corrosion inhibition of high strength steels

Kai Rui Wang RMIT University
Effects of Varied Agar Concentration on the Application of Electrochemical Corrosion Techniques on Carbon Steel

Majid Laleh Deakin University
Corrosion of Additively Manufactured 316L Stainless Steel

Victor Cruz de Faria Monash University
Corrosion and Stress Corrosion Cracking of 316L stainless steel produced by Selective laser melting

Finger Food will be provided.
Entry is free but please register for catering purposes.


180 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia


180 Lonsdale Street, VIC, 3000