Monthly Archives: June 2013
Associate Professor Matt Roughan, School of Mathematical Sciences, received the Sigmetrics Test of Time award, which was presented at the recent Sigmetrics conference in Pittsburgh. The award is for his work on the paper Fast accurate computation of large-scale IP traffic matrices from link loads.
Professor Graeme Dandy of the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the recent 6th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research (ICWRER) held in Koblenz, Germany. The award was for “outstanding contributions in the field of water resources and environmental research”. Only three other people have […]
The Science and Engineering Challenge is a national outreach program conducted by the University of Newcastle, designed to inspire high school students to study science and engineering at a senior level and increase awareness of related careers. Students compete in school teams, participating in a series of activities designed to demonstrate the varied and practical […]
Dr Cristian Birzer, Lecturer in the School of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected 2014 President of Engineers Australia – SA Division. Engineers Australia is the national forum for the advancement of engineering and the professional development of engineers. The South Australian Division President is responsible for leading the strategic planning for the SA Division Committee […]
The School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering’s Professor Peter Dowd has been selected as the 2013 Georges Matheron Lecturer. In honour of Georges Matheron, a leader in the field of geostatistics, this prestigious award of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG) recognises a scientist with proven research ability in the field of spatial statistics or mathematical […]
For the third year running, ECMS Executive Dean, Professor John Beynon has featured in Engineers Australia’s Top 100 list of Australia’s most influential engineers in 2013. Learn more