Personal details

Name
Associate Professor Geoff Kent
Position(s)
Principal Research Fellow
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Mech., Medical & Process Engineering
Discipline *
Mechanical Engineering, Food Sciences, Other Mathematical Sciences
Phone
+61 7 3138 1185
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (James Cook Uni. of North Qld)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Biography: Geoff Kent has over 25 years experience in raw sugar factory research, consulting and training, specialising in cane transport and milling. He is recognised as a leading expert in milling technology.

Dr Kent is Team Leader for Cane Supply and Processing within the Sugar Research & Innovation group of Queensland University of Technology´s Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities. He is responsible for much of QUT´s research, consulting and training activities in cane supply, transport and milling.

This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Geoff Kent.

Experience

Professional Experience: 

  • 2005 to current Senior Research Fellow, Sugar Research & Innovation, Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities, Queensland University of Technology
  • 2005 Principal Engineer, Sugar Research Institute, Mackay, Queensland
  • 1996 to 2005 Senior Engineer, Sugar Research Institute, Mackay, Queensland
  • 1986 to 1996 Engineer, Sugar Research Institute, Mackay, Queensland
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Geoff Kent.