Associate Professor Matthew Doolan

BE (Hons), BSc, PhD
Associate Professor
College of Engineering & Computer Science
T: +61 2 6125 2739

Areas of expertise

  • Innovation And Technology Management 150307
  • Manufacturing Engineering 0910
  • Flexible Manufacturing Systems 091002
  • Manufacturing Management 091005
  • Manufacturing Processes And Technologies (Excl. Textiles) 091006

Research interests

Matthew Doolan has a range of different research interests mainly in the areas of: Manufacturing Processes, Innovation and Technology Adoption, and Recycling and Life Cycle Assessment.


Matthew Doolan completed his PhD in process control at Ford Australia's Stamping Operations Facility. He has worked for the Mount Stromlo Observatory on the world's largest telescopes, the Gemini telescopes, and as an academic in the School of Engineering at Australian National University. He has led many manufacturing industry research projects cover the gamut from process and dimensional control with Ford Australia, to supply chain management with Toll Auto Logistics and Futuris, to vehicle recycling with the AutoCRC. He also led the highly acclaimed industry technology roadmapping projects, Automotive Australia 2020 and On Track to 2040. Matthew has also be involved in a range of different commerical activities including work with ANU Enterprise and ANU Connect Ventures.


Projects and Grants

Grants information is drawn from ARIES. To add or update Projects or Grants information please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  29 September 2022 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers