Rose Amal is the Scientia Professor and ARC Laureate Fellow and director of the Particles and Catalysis Research Group in the School of Chemical Engineering at the University of New South Wales. She earned a bachelor of engineering degree in chemical engineering and a Ph.D in chemical engineering from the University of New South Wales. Her research has focused on the design and development of nanomaterials and systems for chemical and solar energy conversion.
She has provided important leadership in her field, particularly in photocatalysis. She has served as the inaugural director for the Centre for Energy Research and Policy Analysis, the Chair of the ARC-ERA Research Evaluation Committee in the Engineering and Environmental Sciences Cluster, and the director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials. In her leadership roles, she provided critical guidance and direction in the development of technologies to better use renewable energy sources and remove water and air pollution.
She has been named one of Australia’s Top 100 Most Influential Engineers for three different years and was named a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2018. Most recently, she was honored as the 2019 New South Wales Scientist of the Year.
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Rose Amal is an Australian chemical engineer, currently serving as Scientia Professor and ARC Laureate Fellow in the School of Chemical Engineering at the University of New South Wales, Australia, where she is the director of the Particles and Catalysis Research Group. Previously she was Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials . From 2012 to 2015 she was named in the Engineers Australia list of Australia's Top 100 Most Influential Engineers. In 2014 she became the first female engineer elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.Source: Wikipedia
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