Dr Guillermo Narsilio is an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow in the Department of Infrastructure Engineering at The University of Melbourne and a member of the ARC College of Experts.
Dr Narsilio received his PhD in Geotechnical Engineering (2006) and his Masters in Mathematics (2006) and in Geotechnical Engineering (2003) from Georgia Institute of Technology (USA). He obtained his Diploma in Civil Engineering from the National University of Cordoba (Argentina) in 2001. Dr Narsilio did his postdoctoral experience at The University of Melbourne, guided by Prof David Smith, he became a Lecturer at the Melbourne School of Engineering in 2009, and he is now a Senior Lecturer. His research interests include numerical modelling, multi-scale porous material characterisation and performance and the (sustainable) energy industry. He and a group of researchers at the Melbourne Energy Institute (Prof Ian Johnston, A/Prof Lu Aye, among others) are pursuing further research on basic and applied shallow and deep geothermal energy systems.
Former members and visitors
- Amir Kivi (PhD student, 2011 - 2014)
- Asal Bidarmaghz (PhD student, 2010 - 2014)
- Stuart Colls (PhD student, 2010 - 2013)
- Soudabeh Neshastehriz (PhD student)
- Arash Mohajeri (M Phil student)
- Dr. Fleur Loveridge (Leeds, UK) (visitor, 2017)
- A/Prof Marcelo Sanchez (Texas A&M, USA) (visitor, 2016)
- Dr. Fleur Loveridge (Southampton, UK) (visitor, 2015)
- Dr. Renmin Li (visitor)