Researcher Profile

Dr Dino Spagnoli

Dino Spagnoli
Dino Spagnoli

Phone: +61 8 6488 8681

Research Expertise:
  • Computational chemistry
  • Solid state chemistry
  • Surface chemistry
  • Chemical education


CHEM1001-Properties and Energetics
CHEM1002-Structure and Reactivity
CHEM1003-Introductory Chemistry
CHEM1004-Biological Chemistry
CHEM3006-Chemistry Beyond the Laboratory


PhD Bath


Member Chartered Chemist of Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Member of Royal Society of Chemistry
Member of the Geochemical Society
Member of the American Chemical Society

Funding Received

2015 and 2016 Centre of Education Futures Scholarships
Catalyst Grant-Chemistry Discipline Network

Roles, responsibilities and expertise

I am the coordinator of first year studies in chemistry and biochemistry. I teach in a number of first year chemistry units and facilitate in the coordination of all chemistry and biochemistry laboratories.


2012-present Lecturer/Coordinator of First Year Studies in Chemistry and Biochemistry, UWA

2009-2011: Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow under the supervision of Prof Julian Gale and Prof Kate Wright (Curtin University, Australia)

2007-2008: Postdoctoral Research Assistant under the supervision of Prof Jill Banfield and Dr Glenn Waychunas and Dr Benjamin Gilbert (University of California, Berkeley and LBNL, USA)

2003-2006: PhD in Computational Chemistry under the supervision of Prof Steve Parker (University of Bath, UK)

1999-2003: MChem with a year in industry (University of Kent, UK)

ID: 227433

Most frequent journals
  • Physical Review B

    ISSNs: 1098-0121, 1550-235X, 2469-9950, 2469-9969, 0163-1829

    American Physical Society

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.16 SJR 1.939 SNIP 1

    Journal: ERA2018

  • Journal of Materials Chemistry

    ISSNs: 0959-9428, 1364-5501


    Scopus rating (2015): SJR 2.452 SNIP 2.236

    Journal: ERA2018

  • Journal of Colloid and Interface Science

    ISSNs: 0021-9797, 1095-7103

    Academic Press

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 4.14 SJR 1.144 SNIP 1.267

    Journal: ERA2018

  • American Mineralogist

    ISSNs: 0003-004X, 1945-3027

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 1.88 SJR 0.952 SNIP 0.955

    Journal: ERA2018


    ISSNs: 0743-7463, 1520-5827

    American Chemical Society

    Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.99 SJR 1.55 SNIP 1.188

    Journal: ERA2018

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