Associate Professor Andrea O’Connor

BE (Uni Melb), PhD (Uni Melb)
Phone Number
61 3 8344 8962
Fax Number
61 3 8344 4153
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Tissue Engineering Group
Office Location
Rm 3.26, Bldg 165

 Andrea O'Connor

Research Interests

  • Tissue Engineering
  • Nanostructured Materials
  • Separations Technology

Selected Publications

A Daehler, G W Stevens, A J O’Connor, ”Bioadsorption and separation with nanoporous materials”, chapter in Nanoporous Materials – Science and Engineering, G.Q. Max Lu and X.S. Zhao, Eds, Imperial College Press (2004)

V Vivekanand, S E Kentish, A J O’Connor, A Barber and G W Stevens, ”Microfiltration Offers Environmentally Friendly Fractionation of Milk Proteins”, The Australian Journal Of Dairy Technology 59(2): 118-120 (2004)

T I Croll, A J O'Connor, G W Stevens and J J Cooper-White, ”Controllable Surface Modification of Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA) by Hydrolysis or Aminolysis I: Physical, Chemical, and Theoretical Aspects” ,Biomacromolecules 5 (2): 463-473 (2004)

J Kisler, M L Gee, G W Stevens and A J O’Connor, ”Comparative study of silylation methods to improve the stability of silicate MCM-41 in aqueous solutions” Chemistry of Materials 15(3): 619-624 (2003)

S O P Hofer, K M Knight, J J Cooper-White, A J O’Connor, J M Perera, R Romeo-Meeuw, A J Pennington, K R Knight, W A Morrison and A Messina, ”Increasing the volume of vascularized tissue formation in engineered constructs. An experimental study in rats”, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 111 (3): 1186-1192 (2003)

H Yu, G H Covey and A J O’Connor, ”Silvichemicals from Pulp Mill Wastes - Biosorption of Metal Ions on Ellagic Acid”, APPITA J. 54(6): 511-517 (2001)

A Ho, L Bromberg, A J O’Connor, J M Perera, G W Stevens and T A Hatton, ”Solute Diffusion In Associative Copolymer Solutions” Langmuir 17(12): 3538-3544 (2001)

J Kisler, A Daehler, G W Stevens and A J O’Connor, ”Separation of Biological Molecules using Mesoporous Molecular Sieves”, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 44-45: 769-774 (2001)