2018 HDR Poster Prize Winners
On the 24th of October the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment held a very successful Postgraduate Research Poster Prize competition with 59 students showcasing their research via the presentation of a poster.
Our undergraduate students on the Faculty Commendation List were also invited to discover the amazing research in the Faculty, and enjoyed some 3 minute thesis style presentations by our HDR students. The 2018 Postgraduate Research Prize recipients are:
Olufemi Adetunji: Framework For Digital-Mediated Participation For Climate Change Adaptation Of Cultural Built Heritage In Nigeria
Dalia Jafar A Bukhamsin: Play as an Infrastructure
Thomas Johnson: How can humanitarian projects be designed to intentionally reduce the vulnerability of displaced populations?
Ali Rahimzadeh: Management of Excavated Soil
Mokhtari Mojtaba: Next Generation Fracture Prediction Models for Pitted Energy Pipelines – Aiming for a Safer, Cleaner Earth
Barbara Jardim Do Nascimento: Long-term atmospheric corrosion of mortar embedded wall-ties
Casey Thomas: Electrostatic formation of polymer particle stabilised liquid marbles
Akhter Taslima: Rational catalyst design for the synthesis of oxygenates
Computing and IT
Fareed Ud Din: Revitalising Industry 4.0 in the benefits of SMEs using Extended Agent-Oriented Smart Factory (xAOSF) framework
Xinyu Li: Improved Description of Catalytic Adsorption using Machine Learning
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Meysam Omidbeike: Independent Estimation of Temperature and Strain in Tee-Rosette Piezoresistive Strain Sensors
Mahmoud Abdolhoseini: Neuron Image Synthesizer via Gaussian Mixture Model and Perlin Noise
Environmental Engineering & Surveying
Ankur Srivastava: Analysis of Global Atmospheric Transmissivity over different Climatic Zones
Khosro Ghobadi Far: Gravity-based Seismology using GRACE
Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering
Sam Caldwell: Dewater H2o Water
Caterine Silva De Oliveira: Cognitive Vision Platform for Hazard Control Using Decisional DNA
These prizes will be awarded at the Newcastle University Postgraduate Student Association (NUPSA) Dinner to be held at NEX – Newcastle Exhibition & Convention Centre, Newcastle West on Friday, 30th November 2018.
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.