Aleksandar Subic

Aleksandar Subic
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, RMIT University, Australia
Dean of School of Engineering

Current Position:
Dean and Professor of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Current International Activities:
GEDC Member

National/Regional/Global Interests:
National Association of Aviation and Aerospace Industries (AA)
Society of Automotive Engineers Australasia (SAE-A)
International Journal of Vehicle Design
Australian Council of Engineering Deans, ACED

Academic Leadership Experience:
Associate Professor, Deputy Head of Department, Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, RMIT University, 2000-2002
Professor and Discipline Head - Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, RMIT University, 2003-2008
Professor and Head of School, Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, RMIT University, 2008-2012
Dean of Engineering and Head of School, Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, RMIT University, 2012-Present

Areas of Research:
Engineering Design: Mechanical, Biomechanical and Automotive
Design for X, Sustainable Product Design and Development
Systems Modelling and Design Optimisation
Sports Engineering, Digital Design and Manufacturing of Sports Products

Selected Published Articles and Works:
- Subic, A., Wulf-Peter Schmidt, Leary, M. and Koopmans, L. (2012). Management and Design of Sustainable Automotive Technologies. Springer, Berlin.

- Subic, A., Wellnitz, J., Leary, M. and Koopmans, L. (2012). Sustainable Automotive Technologies III. Springer, Berlin.

- Subic, A., Schiavone, F., Leary, M. and Manning, J.,  (2010).  Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Passenger Seat Effects on Different Car Models. International Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 53, No. 3/4, pp. 88-108

- Subic, A. and Cvetkovic, D. (2008). Virtual Design and Development of Compact Fast-acting Fuel Injector Solenoid Actuator. International Journal of Vehicle Design, IJVD, Volume 46, No. 3, pp 309-327.

- Storey, I. Bourmistrova, A. and Subic, A. (2008). Performance Measures of Comfort and Rattlespace usage for Limited - Stroke Vehicle Suspension Systems.  International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration. Volume 13, No. 2, pp. 1-9.

- Subic, A., Clifton, P., Beneyto-Ferre, J., Le Flohic, A., Sato, Y. and Pichon, V. (2008). Investigation of Snowboard Stiffness and Chamber Characteristics for Different Riding Styles.  Sports Engineering, Vol. 11, no. 2.

Awards and Accomplishments:
The Erskine Fellowship awarded by the University of Canterbury, Christchurch
The ISPO-TUM International Academic Innovation Award, ISPO/Technical University of Mynich
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship Award, JSME/JSEA
RMIT Vice Chancellor's Award for Research Excellence 2006-2009
ISEA Award for Substantial Contribution to Sports Engineering, Singapore
Chair of the International Congress on Sports Dynamics, Melbourne

Education:
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade
M.Eng.Sci. University of Belgrade
Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, Univeristy of Ballarat
Ph.D. University of Belgrade