EVANS, Dr David J

David Evans imageYears at SMB

1962-1965

Studied

Applied Chemistry

Education post SMB

Bsc (Hons),              MSc (Monash University),            PhD 1980, (University of Melbourne)

Employment History

YearCompanyDuties
1966-1968 National Service, Royal Australian Army Service CorpsPetroleum Chemist (1967-1968)
1968-1969 BP Aust Ltd, Port Melbourne LaboratorySection Leader (Lubricants Section)
1973-2007CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering, Belmont, VictoriaPrincipal Research Scientist
2007Retired 
2007-2011CSIRO Materials Science and EngineeringPost Retirement Research Fellow  
Primary research interest in wool science and fibre surface chemistry.  Team member involved in the development of a number of high technology wool and cotton fabrics for active sportswear.  Author of 3 book chapters, 60 research papers and 3 patents.