Dr.Alan Fernyhough(Senior Scientist)website
BSc, PhD, FRSC
email: Alan.Fernyhough@scionresearch.com
phone: +64 7 343 5428
Research Interest:
Biopolymers, biofibres, biocomposites; Nanostructured biomaterials, bio-nanocomposites, natural fibrils/fibrillar materials, engineered biopolymer molecules and structures

Selected Publications

AuthorsTitleJournalVolumePagesYearLink
M. A. Sawpan, K. L. Pickering, and A. FernyhoughImprovement of mechanical performance of industrial hemp fibre reinforced polylactide biocomposites Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing42 (3)310-3192011paper
K. L. Pickering, M. A. Sawpan, J. Jayaraman, and A. FernyhoughInfluence Of Loading Rate, Alkali Fibre Treatment And Crystallinity On Fracture Toughness Of Random Short Hemp Fibre Reinforced Polylactide Bio-compositesComposites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing42 (9)1148-1156 2011paper
M. A. Sawpan, K. L. Pickering, and A. FernyhoughEffect of various chemical treatments on the fibre structure and tensile properties of industrial hemp fibresComposites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing42 (8)888-8952011paper