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Researcher: Wood, DJ (Dr David Wood)

Fields of Research

Structural Engineering
Educational Technology and Computing
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Architecture
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Higher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators

Research Objectives

Metals (e.g. Composites, Coatings, Bonding)
Learner and Learning Achievement
Teacher and Instructor Development
Teaching and Instruction
Education and Training Systems
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Application Software Packages (excl. Computer Games)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'What an idiot!' Building better working relationships between Architects and Engineers; Teaching Matters 2007
Building an online Scientific Communication Skills resource: creating contentful engagement; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice Through Innovation and Partnerships
Failure of a low rail system in a curved railway track subject to long term rail-wheel interactive wear; 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23)
Fatigue testing of defected steel beams repaired using medium and high modulus CFRP strand sheets; Fourth Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS 2013)
Investigating students’ engagement in an engineering degree through technology enhanced learning; IFIP TC3 Working Conference “A New Culture of Learning: Computing and next Generations”
Structural optimisation for mechanical connection of very high strength (VHS) circular steel tubes; 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23)
The Construction of undergraduate student engineering design teams using the MBTI and Belbin Test; AAEE
Welcome to the new Scientific Communication Skills online resource - scribbling and babbling with the best!; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice Through Innovation and Partnerships

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Experimental and Numerical Investigation on Static and Dynamic Stress-Strain Behaviour of Granular Granitic Sediments of Tasmania