Dr Andrew Maddocks

Research Associate

School of Engineering


New green hydrogen made from solar power and air

September 4, 2020

In a remarkable first, a system that combines solar energy with water harvested from air has been used to manufacture low cost green hydrogen – a zero-emissions fuel.

Hydro Harvester is making a splash to solve global water shortage

December 11, 2019

In what could be a game-changer for solving the world’s water shortage problem, an atmospheric water generator (AWG) developed at the University of Newcastle is one step closer to commercialisation.

Australia one step closer to solving global water challenge

March 23, 2018

Pioneering research team Hydro Harvest Operation from the University of Newcastle (UON) have today been announced as the only Australian team to reach the finals of a worldwide XPRIZE competition, set to solve the planet’s global water shortage crisis

Dr Andrew Maddocks


Research Associate
School of Engineering
College of Engineering, Science and Environment

Contact Details

Email andrew.maddocks@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4033 9215


Room NIER C Block G20
Building NIER C Block
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308