Staff resources

The Faculty of Science and Information has a Thin Section (Petrography) Laboratory staffed by a specialist thin sectionist technical officer. Polished rock blocks and rock thin sections can be expertly prepared in the laboratory.

To find out more about what we do or to submit a job request form please use the links below.

Contacts

Dr Yanyan Sun
(Petrography sample preparation)
Working Hours:
Monday: 9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Tuesday: 9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Wednesday: 9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Thursday: 9.00 am – 3.00 pm
Ph: 02 4921 5409
Email Yanyan.Sun@newcastle.edu.au
Location: Geology Building, Petrography Laboratory GG18

Mr Richard Bale
(Thin Section preparation undergraduate classes)
Working Hours: 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Ph: 02 49215406
Email Richard.Bale@newcastle.edu.au
Location: Geology Building GG19

Mr Chris Dever
(Technical Co-ordinator)
Working Hours: 8.00 am – 4.00 pm
Ph: 02 4921 5089
Email Chris.Dever@newcastle.edu.au
Location: Social Sciences Building SRR14

The Faculty of Science and Information Technology has a Mechanical Workshop and Electrical/Electronics Workshop. The staff in these workshops are highly skilled and have many years of experience in the design, manufacture and repair of a broad range of scientific equipment.

To find out more about what we do or to submit a job request form please use the links below.

Contacts

Mr Jason Nolan (Faculty Workshops Co-Ordinator)
(Electrical/Electronic Design and Repair, Construction/General)
Working Hours: 8.30am - 4.00pm
Telephone: 4921 6760
Fax: 4921 5472
Email: Jason.Nolan@newcastle.edu.au
Location: Chemistry Building, Electrical / Electronics Workshop C116
Mr Ben Guest (Senior Technical Officer)
(High Quality CNC Machining / Metal Construction / Mechanical / Welding, General)
Working Hours: 8.00am - 3.30pm
Telephone: 4921 7876
Fax: 4921 6907
Email: Benjamin.Guest@newcastle.edu.au
Location: Physics Building, Mechanical Workshop G19