Dr Shanghai Wei

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical & Materials Engineering, The University of Auckland

Research | Current

  • Batteries and energy storage materials
  • Advanced materials characterisation
  • Metallic coatings and nanostructured materials
  • High performance light metals and alloys
  • Industrial Materials and sustainable manufacturing

Research projects are currently funded by RSNZ, MBIE, Callaghan Innovation and the University of Auckland.


Teaching | Current

CHEMMAT 724 - Advanced Materials Characterisation

CHEMMAT 754 - Materials Performance Enhancement

CHEMMAT 755 - Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications

CHEMMAT 751A&B - Research Project

Postgraduate supervision


ME (Research)

MEngSt (Chemical & Materials Engineering)

Areas of expertise

Metal-air battery, Energy Storage Materials

Transmission Electron Microscopy; Advanced Materials Characterisation

Advanced Engineering Materials; Magnesium Alloys

Applied Technology; Nanotechnology, and Materials Processing

Mechanical Deformation & Failure Analysis

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)