Miss Lauren Wearne

Casual Academic

College of Science and Engineering

place Tonsley
1284 South Road, Clovelly Park SA 5042

Lauren Wearne commenced her PhD within the Medical Device Research Institute in 2020 under the supervision of A/Prof Egon Perilli and Prof Mark Taylor. Her research explores lower-limb biomechanics and induced damage, specifically exploring the quantification of interference fit of tibial trays during press-fit implantation through micro-computer tomography and digital volume correlation.


BEng (Biomedical) with First Class Honours, Flinders University, 2019

BSc (Physics), Flinders University 2019

Licence to Opertate an Ionising Radiation Apparatus, EPA, 2020

Honours, awards and grants

University Medal, 2019

Chancellor's Letter of Commendation 2019, 2017, 2015

Claire Corani Memorial Physics Prize 2017

New Colombo Plan Scholarship 2017

Shortlist Recipient for Engineers Without Boarders Challenge 2016

Flinders University Sporting Scholarship 2016, 2015