Associate Professor Buyung Kosasih

Dr. Buyung Kosasih is an Associate Professor in the school of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wollongong.

He is actively conducting research in: lubrication with green aqueous lubricant, wind and river current-based renewable energy, and fluid dynamics of jet stripping in coating process. He has received more than $1.5 million research funding including ARC Discovery grants, LIEF grant and several UOW grants. He published three books and since 2005 and 70 journal articles. He received an Outstanding Contribution to Teaching and Learning Award in 2013 from the University of Wollongong recognising his teaching excellence and dedication in engineering education. 

In the Steel Research Hub, he leads a team working on understanding the fluid dynamics of jet wiping and coating aimed at improving the quality of the metal coating.