School of Civil Engineering

New Civil RHD students who are commencing in Research Quarter 1, 2015

Please welcome our new RHD students for Research Quarter 1, 2015:

Student

Program

Principal Advisor

Commencing

Research Group

Scott Lines

PhD

David Williams

9/2/2015

Geotechnical

Civil RHD students who have graduated in Research Quarter 4, 2014

Congratulations to the following students who have successfully completed their RHD program in the fourth quarter of 2014:

Student

Program

Principal Advisor

Thesis Title

Hassan BAJI

PhD

Dr Hamid Ronagh

The effect of uncertainty in material properties and model error on the reliability of strength and ductility of reinforced concrete members

Vui CAO VAN

PhD

Dr Hamid Ronagh

Seismic damage assessment and FRP retrofit of reinforced concrete structures

Junliang FAN

PhD

Prof. David Lockington

Vegetation Effects on Soil Moisture and Groundwater in Subtropical Coastal Sand Dunes

Martin LARISCH

PhD

Prof. David Williams

Behaviour of stiff, fine-grained soil during the installation of screw auger displacement piles

Jurij KARLOVSEK

PhD

Prof. David Williams

Non-destructive testing of tunnel integrity using ground penetrating radar

Kasper OESTERGAARD

PhD

Prof. David Lockington

Quantifying woody vegetation water use in subtropical groundwater systems

Ahmad TAVASSOLI HOJATI

PhD

Prof. Luis Ferreira

Modelling the impact of traffic incidents on travel time reliability

Hang WANG

PhD

Prof. Hubert Chanson

Turbulence and air entrainment in hydraulic jumps

 

Civil RHD students who have submitted their thesis in Research Quarter 4, 2014

Congratulations to the following students who have successfully submitted their thesis for examination in the fourth quarter of 2014:

 

Student

Program

Principal Advisor

Thesis Title

Mr Pang Jen (PJ) LIM

PhD

Dr Hamid Ronagh

Plastic hinge relocation in moment-resisting frames using cfrp retrofit

Mr Hang WANG

PhD

Prof. Hubert Chanson

Turbulence and air entrainment in hydraulic jumps

Ms Ying ZHANG

PhD

Prof. Ling Li

Groundwater dynamics in an aquifer adjacent to a coastal lagoon

 

Successful applicants for the Civil RHD student travel grant – round 4, 2014

Congratulations to the following students who were successfully nominated for the Civil RHD student travel grant in the fourth round, 2014.

Student

Program

Principal Advisor

Conference

Mehdi BAGHERIAN

PhD

Dr Mahmoud Mesbah

Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA, 11th – 15th January 2015

Morteza GHAMGOSAR

PhD

Dr Nazife Erarslan

ISRM 13th International Congress on Rock Mechanics, Montréal, Canada, 10th – 13th  May 2015

Zhen-Liang MA

PhD

Prof. Luis Ferreira

Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA, 11th – 15th January 2015

 

Successful applicants for the Civil RHD student travel grant – round 1, 2015

Congratulations to the following students who were successfully nominated for the Civil RHD student travel grant in the fourth round, 2014.

 

Student

Program

Principal Advisor

Conference

Fabio OIVEIRA

PhD

Dr Matthew Mason

8th International Conference on Advances in Steel Structures, Lisbon, Portugal, 21st-24th July 2015

Alexander ATKINSON

PhD

Prof. Tom Baldock

Coastal Sediments 2015, San Diego, 11th – 15th May 2015