Owen Standard

Senior Lecturer

ABOUT ME

Professional Experience

  • Deputy Head of School, School of Materials Science & Engineering, UNSW, 2009–
  • Senior Lecturer, School of Materials Science & Engineering, UNSW, 2002–
  • Visiting Researcher, Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramics – Centre of National Research (ISTEC–CNR), Faenza, Italy, 2006
  • Lecturer, School of Materials Science & Engineering, UNSW, 1997–2002
  • Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Materials Science & Engineering, UNSW, 1994–1997
  • Research Scientist, CRC for Eye Research & Technology, UNSW, 1993–1994

RESEARCH

Research Contribution

Overall research processing-microstructure-property relationship of advanced ceramics for functional applications and include:  colloidal processing of electroceramics, compositional and microstructural modification of bioactive and bioinert ceramics for orthopaedic and dental applications, sol-gel deposition of functional ceramic coatings for electronic applications, development of functional (sol-gel) coatings on textile fibres, and ceramic coatings on biomedical alloys.

TEACHING

Teaching Contributions

Courses are taught in the following areas:  metallography and microstructural analysis, design and application of materials in science and engineering, ceramic materials, ceramic processing and design, mechanical properties of biomaterials, and materials industry management.  Coordinator of the BE and BE/MBiomedE programs in Materials Science & Engineering.  Coordinator of the Co-op Scholarship Program in Materials Science & Engineering.

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

Awards & Memberships

  • Associate Editor, Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, 2006–
  • Editor, Newsbulletin of the Australasian Ceramic Society, 1997–2000
  • Member, Advisory Panel on Orthopaedic Devices, Therapeutic Device Evaluation Committee, Therapeutic Goods Administration, ACT, Australia, 2001–2003
Journal articles
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Shahmiri R; Standard OC; Hart JN; Sorrell CC, 2018, 'Optical properties of zirconia ceramics for esthetic dental restorations: A systematic review', Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, vol. 119, pp. 36 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.07.009
2018
Zhang Q; Huang HH; Sando D; Summers M; Munroe P; Standard O; Valanoor N, 2018, 'Mixed-phase bismuth ferrite thin films by chemical solution deposition', Journal of Materials Chemistry C, vol. 6, pp. 2882 - 2888, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7tc05841a
2018
McNeil SJ; Standard OC, 2017, 'Increased bending rigidity of wool fabric imparted by hybrid organic-inorganic sol–gel coatings', Textile Research Journal, vol. 87, pp. 607 - 616, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0040517516635990
2017
Marlton F; Standard O; Kimpton JA; Daniels JE, 2017, 'Phase boundaries in the ternary (Bi0.5Na0.5TiO3)x(BaTiO3)y(SrTiO3)1-x-y system', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5008271
2017
Funayama N; Chen WF; Koshy P; Standard O, 2016, 'Fabricating Photocatalytic Titania Thin Films on Nylon', Journal of the Australian Ceramic Society, vol. 52, pp. 14 - 20, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000367924100003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2016
Zhang Q; Valanoor N; Standard O, 2015, 'Epitaxial (001) BiFeO3 thin-films with excellent ferroelectric properties by chemical solution deposition-the role of gelation', Journal of Materials Chemistry C, vol. 3, pp. 582 - 595, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c4tc02371d
2015
Bandyopadhyay S; Devasahayam S; Standard O; Ibraheem S, 2015, 'Use of secondary ion mass spectrometry (SIMS) to identify fly ash mineral special and particulate distribution in epoxy polymer', International journal of mineral processing, vol. 142, pp. 139 - 146, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.minpro.2015.04.025
2015
Zhang Q; Valanoor N; Standard O, 2014, 'Chemical solution deposition derived (001)-oriented epitaxial BiFeO 3 thin films with robust ferroelectric properties using stoichiometric precursors (invited)', Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4891311
2014
Standard OC, 2014, 'Undergraduate ceramic education in Australia', Journal of the Australian Ceramic Society, vol. 50, pp. 137 - 141
2014
Standard OC; Latella B; Swain MV; He L; Huang TT, 2008, 'Mechanical behaviour of porous hydroxyapatite', ACTA Biomaterialia, vol. 4, pp. 577 - 586, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2007.11.002
2008
Heilmann F; Standard OC; Muller F; Hoffman MJ, 2007, 'Development of graded hydroxyapatite/CaCO3 composite structures for bone ingrowth', Journal of Materials Science - Materials in Medicine, vol. 18, pp. 1817 - 1824, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10856-007-3028-3
2007
Okano H; Hasegawa K; Nissan B; Standard OC, 2006, 'Preparation of Piezoelectric ceramic thin films and their applications to GHz- Band surface Acoustic Wave devices', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 42, pp. 14 - 20
2006
Ratinac KR; Standard OC; Bryant P, 2006, 'Stabilisation of lead zirconate titanate aqueous suspensions with lignosulphonate', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 42, pp. 5 - 12
2006
Ratinac KR; Standard OC; Bryant P, 2004, 'Lignosulfonate adsorption on and stabilization of lead zirconatetitanate in aqueous suspension', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 273, pp. 442 - 454, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2004.02.044
2004
Pabbruwe MB; Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Howlett CR, 2004, 'Bone formation within alumina tubes: effect of calcium, manganese, and chromium dopants', Biomaterials, vol. 25, pp. 4901 - 4910, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2004.01.005
2004
Bae I; Standard OC; Guillaume R; Brazil D, 2004, 'Phase and microstructural development in alumina sol-gel coatings onCoCr alloy', Journal of Materials Science - Materials in Medicine, vol. 15, pp. 959 - 966, http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/B:JMSM.0000042681.25746.74
2004
Standard OC; Pabbruwe MB; Sorrell CC; Howlett CR, 2004, 'Bone Ingrowth In Porous Alumina Bioceramics: Effect Of Doping With Biologically-Significant Elements', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 40, pp. 33 - 38
2004
Standard OC; Pabbruwe MB; Sorrell CC; Howlett CR, 2004, 'Bone Ingrowth in Porous Alumina Bioceramics', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 40, pp. 68 - 73
2004
Pabbruwe MB; Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Howlett CR, 2004, 'Use of an intramedullary in vivo model to study bone formation and maintenance in ceramic porous domains', Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, vol. 68A, pp. 305 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.20046
2004
Pabbruwe MB; Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Howlett CR, 2004, 'Effect of silicon doping on bone formation within alumina porous domains', Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, vol. 71A, pp. 250 - 257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.30154
2004
Sorrell CC; Standard OC; Nowotny J; Ruys AJ, 2004, 'Effects of surface segregation on the ceramic-cell interface', Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress, pp. 1758
2004
Standard OC; Zheng XQ; Sorrell CC, 2003, 'Thermal gradients in Zirconia during microwave heating and microwave hybrid heating', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 39, pp. 8 - 14
2003
trinh D; Standard OC; Sorrell CC, 2003, 'Microwave heating of Ceramics - a review', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, vol. 39, pp. 119 - 129
2003
Mickinnon JA; Standard OC; Hughes E, 2000, 'Statistical Experimental Design for Refractory Coatings,', Journal of the Australasian Ceramic Society, pp. 59 - 64
2000
Choi CH; Kim H; Standard OC; Kim MS; Zhao Y; Sorrell CC, 1998, 'Powder melting process for YBa2Cu3O7-y superconductor by eutectic formation', Superconductor Science and Technology, vol. 11, pp. 637 - 644, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0953-2048/11/7/005
1998
Ehsani N; Ruys AJ; Standard OC; Sorrell CC, 1997, 'Advanced microwave sintering of ceramics: I. Temperature measurement', Materials Engineering, pp. 89 - 95
1997
Standard OC; Ruys AJ; Sorrell CC, 1997, 'Advanced microwave sintering of ceramics: II. Temperature calibration', Materials Engineering, pp. 97 - 106
1997
Zreiqat H; Standard OC; Gengenbach TR; Steele JG; Howlett CR, 1996, 'The role of surface characteristics in the initial adhesion of human bone-derived cells on ceramics', Cells Materials, vol. 6, pp. 45 - 56
1996
Conference Papers
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Ibraheem S; Standard O; Koshy P; Devasahayam S; Bandyopadhyay S; Bandyopadhyay S, 2016, 'SEM study of debonding / pull-out features & FTIR analysis of bonding in fly ash- epoxy particulate composites', in International Journal on Enhanced Research in Science, Technology and Engineering, ER Publications, pp. 230 - 244
2016
Ibraheem S; Devasahayam S; Standard O; Bandyopadhyay S, 2014, 'Use of Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS) to identify fly ash mineral spatial and particulate distribution in epoxy polymer', in International Journal of Mineral Processing, Elsevier, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.minpro.2015.04.025
2014
Milthorpe BK; Kao R; Standard O; Knackstedt MA; Jones AC; Sakelleriou A; Senden TJ, 2004, 'Cortical bone ingrowth and bonding to solid and porous ceramics', in Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress, pp. 1487
2004
Sorrell CC; Standard OC; Ehsani N; Ratinac KR; Rider JR; Zheng XG; Ruys AJ, 2002, 'Precision Microwave/Resistance Heating Study of Zirconia: Absence of Microwave Effect', in Folz DC; Booske JH; Clark DE; Gerling JF (eds.), 3rd World Congress on Microwave and Radio Frequency Applications: Bridging Science, Technology, AMER CERAMIC SOC, Sydney, pp. 175 - 190, presented at 3rd World Congress on Microwave and Radio Frequency Applications: Bridging Science, Technology, Sydney, 22 September 2002 - 26 September 2002, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000189045300020&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2002
Zou R; Xu JQ; Feng CL; Yu A; Johnson S; Standard OC, 2000, 'An Experimental Study of the Packing of Wet Multi-sized Spheres,', in CHEMECA 2000, Chemeca 2000, Perth, WA, presented at Chemeca 2000, Perth, WA, 09 July 2000
2000
Sorrell CC; Ehsani N; Ruys AJ; Standard OC, 1998, 'Absence of microwave effect in ceramics: precise temperature, thermal gradient, and densification determination in a proportional powder microwave furnace', in Ceramic Microstructures Control at the Atomic Level, Plenum Press, New York, presented at Symposium On ceramic microstructures` 96, Berkeley, California, USA, 24 June 1996 - 27 June 1996
1998
Matsuda M; Day AS; Leung SW; Mori K; Nowotny J; Prince K; Rekas M; Sorrell CC; Standard OC; Vance ER; Zhang Z, 1996, 'Application of the SIMS method in the determination of bulk, dislocation and grain boundary diffusion in Y-stabilized zirconia', in 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, presented at 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, 15 July 1996 - 17 July 1996
1996
Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Milthorpe BK; Schindhelm KH; Howlett CR, 1996, 'Study of bone ingrowth into porous bioinert ceramics', in 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, presented at 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, 15 July 1996 - 17 July 1996
1996
Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Milthorpe BK; Schindhelm KH, 1996, 'Long-term aging of tetragonal zirconia polycrystal(TZP) ceramic in simulated physiological solutions', in 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, presented at 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, 15 July 1996 - 17 July 1996
1996
Standard OC; Sorrell CC; Milthorpe BK; Schindhelm KH; Howlett CR, 1996, 'Biocompatibility study of partially stabilized zirconia ceramics', in 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, presented at 2nd International Meeting of Pacific Rim Ceramic Society Symposium 96, Queensland, 15 July 1996 - 17 July 1996
1996
Book Chapters
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Ibraheem S; Devasahayam S; Standard O; Bandyopadhyay S, 2016, 'Fabrication & surface characterization of spherical fly ash particles reinforced epoxy resin', in Mittal V (ed.), Spherical and Fibrous Filler Composites, VCH, Germany, pp. 39 - 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9783527670222.ch2
2016
Standard OC, 2006, 'Alumina', in , John Wiley & Sons, Inc., http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780471740360.ebs0039
2006
Standard OC; Sorrell CC, 1998, 'Densification of Zirconia--conventional Methods', in Zirconia engineering ceramics, edn. 153-154, Trans Tech Publication, Zurich, Switzerland, pp. 251 - 300
1998
Sorrell CC; Standard OC; Ehsani N; Ratinac KR; Harding CJ; Ruys AJ, 1998, 'Advanced microwave sintering of ceramics: Densification and thermal effects of oxide ceramics in proportional-power microwave furnace', in Ceramics Interfaces: Properties and Applications, edn. Original, IOM Communications Ltd, London, pp. 333 - 366
1998
Sorrell CC; Ehsani N; Ruys AJ; Standard OC, 1998, 'Absence of microwave effect in ceramics: Precise temperature, thermal gradient, and densification determination in a proportional-power microwave furnace', in Ceramic Microstructures Control at the Atomic Level, edn. Original, Plenum Press, New York, pp. 471 - 496
1998
Conference Proceedings (Editor of)
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Milthorpe BK; Standard OC; Knackstedt MA; Jones A; SAKELLARIOU A; Senden TJ, (eds.), 2004, '7th World Biomaterials Congress', Sydney, presented at 7th World Biomaterials Congress, Sydney, 17 May 2004 - 21 May 2004
2004
processing-microstructure-property relationship of advanced ceramics for functional application, colloidal processing of electroceramics, compositional and microstructural modification of bioactive and bioinert ceramics for orthopaedic and dental applications, sol-gel deposition of functional ceramic coatings for electronic applications, development of functional (sol-gel) coatings on textile fibres, and ceramic coatings on biomedical alloys