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Biography

Terry Turney is a Professorial Fellow in the Department of Materials Engineering



Terry Turney (PhD, FTSE,FRACI) holds a Professorial Fellow's position in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Monash University. In addition, he is Chief Technical Officer of two companies, Sonic Essentials Pty Ltd, a micronutrient manufacturer for the agricultural sector, and of Micronisers Australasia Pty Ltd, a diverse nanoparticle manufacturer. He was previously Director of the Nanotechnology Centre in Australia's Government RandD Organization, CSIRO, where he worked as a scientist in various roles in materials research for over 28 years. His groups' scientific activities have resulted in over 25 patents, 100 published scientific papers and a similar number of major reports to industry, resulting in several nanostructured products entering the marketplace. His current R&D interests include polymeric nanocomposite materials, and applications of nanoparticles and nanocomposites within the manufacturing, healthcare and personal care products sectors.

External positions

Director and Chief Technical Officer, Micronisers Australasia Pty Ltd

2010 → …

Director and Chief Technical Officer, Sonic Essentials Pty Ltd

2007 → …

Research area keywords

  • Solid State Chemistry
  • Nanomaterials
  • Polymer Processing
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation

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Projects 2009 2012

Research Output 1971 2019

Bisphosphonate activation of crystallized bioglass scaffolds for enhanced bone formation

Thavornyutikarn, B., Wright, P. F. A., Feltis, B., Kosorn, W. & Turney, T. W., 1 Nov 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 104, 11 p., 109937.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Colloidal aspects of incompatibility reactions of bentonite with saline leachates as indicated from a modified fluid loss test

Fehervari, A., Gates, W. P., Liu, Y., Bouazza, A., Marchuk, A., Marchuk, S., Turney, T. W. & Patti, A. F., Oct 2019, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 56, 10, p. 1406-1417 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pre-treatment of crystallized bioactive glass with cell culture media on structure, degradability, and biocompatibility

Thavornyutikarn, B., Feltis, B., Wright, P. F. A. & Turney, T. W., 1 Apr 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications. 97, p. 188-197 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Porous 45S5 Bioglass®-based scaffolds using stereolithography: Effect of partial pre-sintering on structural and mechanical properties of scaffolds

Thavornyutikarn, B., Tesavibul, P., Sitthiseripratip, K., Chatarapanich, N., Feltis, B., Wright, P. F. A. & Turney, T. W., 1 Jun 2017, In : Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications. 75, p. 1281-1288 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Cyclic carbonate-sodium smectite intercalates

Gates, W. P., Shaheen, U., Turney, T. W. & Patti, A. F., 1 May 2016, In : Applied Clay Science. 124-125, p. 94-101 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Activities 2002 2002

  • 1 Membership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board

Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (External organisation)

Terence Turney (Member)
11 Nov 2002

Activity: Industry, Government and Philanthropy Engagement and PartnershipsMembership of an advisory panel/policy group/ board