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UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT iAWARD

Congratulations to William Gale, recent Computer Science graduate, who won the undergraduate student iAward for South Australia at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) SA iAwards gala dinner on 14th June 2018. William developed an Automated Hip Fracture Detection system that uses machine learning to detect hip fractures from frontal pelvis x-rays. The system demonstrates […]

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Leader of the Year Awarded to Dr Katrina Falkner

The School of Computer Science’s Head of School, Dr Katrina Falkner, has been awarded the prestigious Australian Council for Computers in Education (ACCE) and Australian Computer Society (ACS) Leader of the Year award. The ACCE and ACS award for outstanding leadership in the use of ICT in Education is a national award that acknowledges the […]

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Success for Adelaide Maths Researchers!

Congratulations to School of Mathematical Sciences’ Dr Josh Ross, Alexander Tam and David Arnold, who were recognised for their work in applied mathematics by the Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ANZIAM). Dr Josh Ross was awarded the prestigious JH Michell Medal, which recognises outstanding new researchers who have carried out distinguished research […]

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Congratulations AAPG and SPE Student Chapters

The Australian School of Petroleum’s student chapters of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) have been awarded one of Total’s Dream Ticket Grants – an award of €4,000 (approximately equivalent to A$6280), which will help cover the cost of a field trip to the Otway Basin, jointly run […]

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Water Engineering Excellence Recognised

The School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering’s Feifei Zheng, Seth Westra and Michael Leonard (together with UNSW’s Scott Sisson) have been awarded the GN Alexander Medal for Hydrology and Water Resources, recognising their outstanding and lasting contributions to the water engineering profession in Australia. Presented on Wednesday at the Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, […]

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Spectra QEST Recognises Computer Systems Engineering Student

Congratulations to third-year computer systems engineering student, Thomas Barone, who was recently awarded the 2014 Spectra QEST Prize! The Spectra QEST Prize is awarded to the student enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Computer Systems) at the University of Adelaide who obtained the highest aggregate of marks for courses in level 2. Thomas is […]

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Applied Mathematician Recognised For Distinguished Research

November has been a month of celebrations here in the Faculty of ECMS, with the announcement of yet another major achievement for an outstanding member of staff. Congratulations to the School of Mathematical Sciences’ Dr Luke Bennetts, who has been awarded the 2016 Christopher Heyde Medal by the Australian Academy of Science! The award recognises […]

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Congratulations Katrina!

School of Computer Science’s Associate Professor Katrina Falkner, Head of School, has been awarded the ACS ICT Higher Education Educator of the Year Gold Disruptor Award, announced at a gala dinner on 17 November! The national awards recognise teams and individuals at the forefront of digital disruption, honouring the efforts of Australia’s ICT professionals across […]

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Peer Nominations Now Open For Craig Gilbert Leadership Award!

Do you know a stand out leader among your uni peers? The Craig Gilbert Leadership Award (CGLA) is presented annually to the South Australian engineering student who, having completed the penultimate year (generally third year) of their degree, has demonstrated the most outstanding self-discipline, practical engineering ability, interpersonal skills and leadership potential among their peers. […]

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Congratulations Claudia! National Recognition For Learning and Teaching Excellence

Dr Claudia Szabo, lecturer in the School of Computer Science, and Associate Dean (Diversity and Inclusion) for the Faculty of ECMS, has been acknowledged nationally for teaching excellence via the Australian Government’s Office for Learning and Teaching’s Australian Awards for University Teaching 2015 Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning. These awards represent the very […]

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