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Prof

Alexander Babanin

Professor In Ocean Engineering
Infrastructure Engineering
science & technology
physical sciences
oceanography
technology
engineering
meteorology & atmospheric sciences
engineering, ocean
water
breaking
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Prof

Alexander Babanin

 
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Prof

Alexander Babanin

 

  • Professor - Ocean Engineering
  • Co-Director, Australia-China Centre for Maritime Engineering
  • Adjunct Professor, Swinburne University of Technology
Professor Alexander Babanin obtained a Bachelor of Science (Physics) from the Lomonosov Moscow State University in Russia in 1981; a Master of Science in Physical Oceanography in 1983 and a Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Mathematics in 1990.

He worked in the Marine Hydrophysical Institute, Sebastopol (Russia) before relocating to Australia in 1996.
He has worked at the UNSW Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra, The University of Adelaide, South Australia and Swinburne University of Technology.

In early 2016 he commenced at The University of Melbourne.

His areas of expertise and research are wind-generated waves, maritime engineering, air-sea interactions, ocean turbulence, ocean mixing, climate, remote sensing of the ocean, extreme and polar metocean conditions.
He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers Australia (FIEAust).
He has produced more than 300 publications.

Projects

Displaying the 19 most recent projects by Alexander Babanin.

19

Projects

Project Types


11

Research Grant


4

Internal Research Grant


4

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 181 most recent scholarly works by Alexander Babanin.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2008

FIEAUST - Fellow of the Institution of Engineers of Australia


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Credentials

Positions


Professor In Ocean Engineering

Infrastructure Engineering

Member

Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society

Member

Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society

Memeber

American Geophysical Union

Member

American Meteorological Society

Education


PhD, Physic and Mathematics

Academy of Sciences

Masters, Physical Oceanography

Moscow State University

Bachelor, Physics

Moscow State University