Dr Steve Trewartha

R & D Project Manager

Steve joined Micro-X through a collaborative research project with Flinders University to develop the carbon nanotube-based emitter in South Australia. He previously undertook a PhD at Flinders University investigating the phenomena of light ignition of carbon nanotubes with energetic materials. He has also worked as a research chemist at Pacific Marine Batteries Defence Engineering team developing accelerated lifetime testing procedures for the Australian future submarine batteries and working on improving manufacturing processes and quality. Steve holds an MBA achieved through the Australian Institute of Business focusing on product development and risk management and is currently working on researching core technology and developing future products for Micro-X.