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Mr Chris Snook

Mr Chris Snook
Name Chris Snook
Position Lecturer (Mechanical Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z444
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2534
Extension 2534
Email
Qualifications BEng(Hons) Adelaide

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 091399 )
  • Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified ( 130399 )

Research interests
Biomechanics
Solid Mechanics
Computational Mechanics
Mechanical Engineering Design Education

Professional memberships
Member of Institution of Engineers, Australia

Industry affiliations
Member of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education

Currently teaching courses/programs
MEC2902 Mechanical Practice 2
MEC3303 Mechanical and Mechatronic System Design
ENG3111 Technology Design Project
ENG4111 Research Project Part 1
ENG4112 Research Project Part 2

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
30 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
4 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Mechanical Engineering Discipline Group Leader, School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Research most recent
Leis, John and Buttsworth, David and Snook, Chris and Holmes, Graham (2014) Detection of potentially explosive methane levels using a solid-state infrared source. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 63 (12). pp. 3088-3095
Gibbings, Peter and Snook, Chris (2013) Benchmarking of final year engineering projects. In: AaeE 2013: Work Integrated Learning – Applying Theory to Practice in Engineering Education, 8-11 Dec 2013, Gold Coast, Australia.
Leis, John W. and Snook, Chris (2009) A zero-cost, real-time, windows signal laboratory. International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, 46 (1). pp. 1-10.
Churches, Alex and Green, Cliff and Field, Bruce and Wightley, Allan and Green, Lance and van de Loo, Paul and Burvill, Colin and Smith, Warren and Snook, Chris (2007) Creating tomorrow's engineering designers. In: ConnectED 2007: International Conference on Design Education, 9-12 July, 2007, Sydney, Australia.


Research most notable
Ku, Harry S. and Tsang, Shing Hin and Baddeley, D. and Snook, Chris (2006) "Short bar tests for vinyl ester particulate reinforced composites cured by microwaves" Australian Journal of Structural Engineering, 7 (1).
Fulcher, RL and Snook, CP (2003) "Mechatronic Engineering by Distance Education" 10th Annual Conference of Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice, Perth, Western Australia, December. Also published in: Mechatronics and Machine Vision 2003: Future Trends, Research Studies Press Ltd, Hertfordshire, England, pp 25-34.
Brell, E, VanErp, G and Snook, C (1999) "Train Crashworthiness and its Impact on Society" International Journal of Crashworthiness, vol 4(4), pp 419-431.


Publications in ePrints

Leis, John and Buttsworth, David and Snook, Chris and Holmes, Graham (2014) Detection of potentially explosive methane levels using a solid-state infrared source. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 63 (12). pp. 3088-3095. ISSN 0018-9456

Gibbings, Peter and Snook, Chris (2013) Benchmarking of final year engineering projects. In: 24th Annual Conference of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AaeE 2013): Work Integrated Learning-Applying Theory to Practice in Engineering Education, 8-11 Dec 2013, Gold Coast, Australia.

Leis, John W. and Snook, Chris (2009) A zero-cost, real-time, Windows signal laboratory. International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education, 46 (1). pp. 1-10. ISSN 0020-7209

Churches, Alex and Green, Cliff and Field, Bruce and Wightley, Allan and Green, Lance and van de Loo, Paul and Burvill, Colin and Smith, Warren and Snook, Chris (2007) Creating tomorrow's engineering designers. In: ConnectED 2007: International Conference on Design Education, 9-12 July, 2007, Sydney, Australia.

Ku, Harry S. and Ang, Soh Fong and Snook, Chris and Baddeley, Douglas (2007) Micrographs of fractured vinyl ester composites. Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 26 (11). pp. 1111-1134. ISSN 0731-6844

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