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Tobin South, The University of Adelaide

Research Projects

VRS research reports & student blogs are available for download via the student profiles. Please click on the links below under ‘Details’ to view student biographies and project abstracts.

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The VRS reports and blogs are written and proofed by individual authors and supervisors. Any of the opinions or work presented in these reports and blogs belong to the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute or any of its staff.

UniversityStudentSupervisor(s)Project titleDetails
The University of AdelaideAlexander Lai De Oliveira
Professor Finnur Larusson
Schemes and Their Functors of Pointshttps://vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alexander-lai-de-oliveira/
The University of AdelaideJames McCuskerDr Thomas Leistner
Quarternions and Octonionsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-mccusker/
The University of AdelaideJohn DaveyDr Lewis MitchellDo the Rich get Richer on Reddit?
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-john-davey/
The University of AdelaideScott Carnie-BroncaDr Giang NguyenA Markov-Chain-Based Investigation into Renewable Energy Storage in South Australiavrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-scott-carnie-bronca/
The University of AdelaideWilliam AbbotttDr Giang NguyenModelling Wind Farm Power Output Using Hidden Markov Models and its Implications for
South Australian Wind Farms
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-abbott/
The Australian National UniversityAlexander CoxDr Michael NorrishProof of Calculi Equivalence in the HOL Theorem Provervrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alexander-cox/
The Australian National UniversityDouglas CoulterDr Laurence FieldHarmonic Functions and Brownian Motionvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-douglas-coulter/
The Australian National UniversityJames MartiniProfessor Steve RobertsUncertainty Quantification and Aerofoil Simulationsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-martini/
The University of SydneyMichael ZhaoAssociate Professor Stephan TillmannTrisecting Hyperbolic 4-
Manifolds
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michael-zhao/
Deakin UniversityRudra KumarSophie McKenzie, Dr Shaun BangayEvaluating an Augmented-Reality Experience to Determine Play Strategiesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rudra-kumar/
La Trobe UniversityEmily GrovesDr Yuri Nikolayevsky, Associate Professor Grant CairnsDrawings of the Complete Graphs K_5 and K_6, and the Complete Bipartite Graph K_{3,3}vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-emily-groves/
La Trobe UniversityJade BujeyaDr Toen Castle, Dr Hien NguyenChemical Geometry and Topologyvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jade-bujeya/
La Trobe UniversityKevin NewmanDr Natalie Karavarsamis, Dr Hien NguyenIs Anybody Home? Modelling Frog Occupancy at the La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuaryvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kevin-newman/
La Trobe UniversityPhillip NewboldDr Natalie KaravarsamisAn R Package for Occupancy Model Parameter Estimation Using the Two-Stage Approachvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-phillip-newbold/
Macquarie UniversityAndy TangDr Georgy SofronovAnalysis of Chances of Winning in a Poker Game: Combinatorial Probability and the Law of Large Numbersvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-andy-tang/
Macquarie UniversityHugh EntwistleDr Georgy SofronovRate of Convergence for the Central Limit Theoremvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-hugh-entwistle/
Macquarie UniversityShay TobinDr Frank ValckenborghThe Geometric and Probabilistic Structure of Classical Physical Theoriesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-shay-tobin/
The University of MelbourneAdrian Hendrawan PutraDr Marcy Robertson
A Topological Study of the Grothendieck-Teichmüeller Groupvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-adrian-hendrawan-putra/
The University of MelbourneAlex SavvinosProfessor John SaderPropulsion of Small-Scale Devices in Gasvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alex-savvinos/
The University of MelbourneAmir Farid KavehProfessor James McCaw
Modelling the Effect of Multidrug Therapy on the Dynamics of Influenza A Infection in a Human Hostvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-amir-farid-kaveh/
The University of MelbourneJonathon LiuDr Thomas Wong, Dr Nicholas BeatonDirected Walk Model for Polymer Propagationvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jonathon-liu/
The University of MelbourneLeo LiDr Thomas Wong, Dr Nicholas BeatonPolymer Models and Directed Walksvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-leo-li/
The University of MelbourneSomya MehraDr Jennifer Flegg, Professor James McCawDeveloping a Within-Host Model for Plasmodium Vivax in an Endemic Settingvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-somya-mehra/
The University of MelbourneStephen ZhangProfessor Barry HughesMulti-Species Exclusion Processes with Motion Persistencevrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-stephen-zhang/
The University of MelbourneTim KayProfessor John Sader, Jesse CollisHydrodynamic Particle Trapping in Microvorticesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tim-kay/
Monash UniversityChang Yu WangAssociate Professor Todd OliynykGravitational Waves: A Mathematical Analysisvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-chang-yu-wang/
Monash UniversityEliza JonesDr Anja SlimDynamics of Compound Dropletsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-eliza-jones/
Monash UniversityKshitija VaidyaDr Santiago Barrera AcevedoCocyclic Hadamard
Matrices
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kshitija-vaidya/
Monash UniversityKyria WawrykDr Leo BrewinPrecession of the Perihelia in a Schwarzschild Spacetimevrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kyria-wawryk/
Monash UniversitySiksha SivaramakrishnanDr Julie ClutterbuckSymmetrisations and Other Rearrangement Inequalitiesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-siksha-sivaramakrishnan/
Murdoch UniversityMichelle GardinerDr Gerd Schroeder-TurkA Computational Mathematics Study of Disordered Analogues of Triply-Periodic Minimal Surfacesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michelle-gardiner/
University of NewcastleAlastair AnderbergDr David RobertsonRandom Walks on Derived Graphsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alastair-anderberg/
University of NewcastleChloe WilkinsDr Bishnu LamichhaneModelling with Differential Equationsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-chloe-wilkins/
University of NewcastleMax CarterProfessor George WillisFree Products of Graphsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-max-carter/
University of NewcastlePeter GroenhoutProfessor George Willis, Dr Colin ReidSimple Groups of Infinite Matricesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-peter-groenhout/
University of NewcastleWilliam Roland-BattyDr Jeffrey HoganFourier Optics, Hermite Functions and Prolatesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-roland-batty/
Queensland University of TechnologyChristyn WoodDr Elliot CarrCalculating Thermal Diffusivity from Laser Flash Experimentsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-christyn-wood/
Queensland University of TechnologyJamie OwenDr Belinda SprattOutpatient Scheduling in Public Hospitalsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jamie-owen/
Queensland University of TechnologyKanupriya AgarwalAssociate Professor Michael BodeHow to Measure a Halovrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kanupriya-agarwal/
Queensland University of TechnologyRyan WatsonDr Elliot CarrExtracting Insight Into Advection-Dispersion Processes Through Moment Analysisvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ryan-watson/
Queensland University of TechnologySolene Hegarty-CremerDr Pascal Buenzli, Professor Matthew SimpsonA Grid-Based Particle Method for Solving Hyperbolic Curvature Flowsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-solene-hegarty-cremer/
RMITDaniel GlassonDr Graham ClarkeCayley Graphs of Finite Semigroupsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-glasson/
RMITDaniel MolentProfessor Andrew EberhardExperiments with Trust Regions and the BFGS Method in Nonsmooth Optimisationvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-molent/
RMITGenevieve BattenDr Stephen DavisMathematical Modelling of the Long-Term Dynamics of Cyprinid Herpes Virus 3vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-genevieve-batten/
RMITGuo Feng Anders YeoDr Vural AksakalliKey Phrase Identification and Clustering in Internet Advertisingvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-guo-feng-anders-yeo/
RMITShidan LiuDr Laleh TafakoriPredicting Behaviour of Financial Systems Based on a Multivariate GARCH Perspective and Dynamical Networkvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-shidan-liu/
The University of SydneyJohn SuDr Emi TanakaDiagnostic Tools for Linear Mixed Modelsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-john-su/
The University of SydneyNicholas FazioAssociate Professor Peter KimMathematical Modeling of Mating Strategies among Primatesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-nicholas-fazio/
The University of SydneyTimothy LapuzDr Milena RadnovicModelling of Infectious Diseasesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-timothy-lapuz/
The University of SydneyWilliam TradDr Daniel HauerPowers of Maximal Monotone Operatorsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-trad/
University of New EnglandDaniel SykesProfessor Gerd SchmalzRigid Spheres and Algebraically Special Solutions in General Relativityvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-sykes/
University of New EnglandMitchell HarrisDr Thomas KalinowskiConvex Hulls of Graphs of Structured Bilinear Functionsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-mitchell-harris/
University of South AustraliaMaria KapsisDr Amie AlbrechtOptimal Partitioning of Photovoltaic Cells on a Curved Solar Collectorvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-maria kapsis/
University of South AustraliaThomas MillerDr Peng Zhou, Dr Peter PudneyOptimal Cruise Control with Dual Electric Motorsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-thomas-miller/
UNSWIan PowellAssociate Professor Jake Olivier, Dr Maarit LaaksonenEstimating Population Attributable Fractions in the Presence of Competing Risksvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ian-powell/
UNSWRumi SalazarProfessor Michael CowlingThe Shape of a Drumvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rumi-salazar/
University of WollongongJames LawlessAssociate Professor Adam Rennie, Ben WhaleMeasure Theoretic Definition of Black Hole Areavrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-lawless/
University of WollongongNgoc Lan Chi (Emma) NguyenDr Xiaoping LiuLaplace Transform Approach to Pricing Convertible Bondsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ngoc-lan-chi-emma-nguyen/
University of WollongongTheresa O'BrienAssociate Professor Mark NelsonA Giggle a Minute: Agent-Based Modelling of Laughter Propagation in an Audiencevrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-theresa-obrien/
University of WollongongVivien YeungAssociate Professor Mark NelsonBaking Cake: A Mathematical Modelvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-vivien-yeung/
University of QueenslandGavrilo SipkaDr Valentin BuciumasFusion Categories from Representations of Quantum sl(2) at Roots of Unityvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-gavrilo-sipka/
University of QueenslandJackson RyderProfessor Diane DonovanAdoption of Agricultural Technologies in African Countriesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jackson-ryder/
University of QueenslandJacquie OmnetDr Chris van der HeideNon-Uniqueness and Singularities in Geometric Partial Differential Equationsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jacquie-omnet/
University of QueenslandRohin BerichonDr Ramiro LafuenteClosed Geodesics on Euclidean Homogeneous Spacesvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rohin-berichon/
University of Technology SydneyDaniel CondonDr Adel RahmaniApplications of Artificial Neural Networks to Structured Datasetsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-condon/
University of Technology SydneyThomas GoodwinProfessor Anthony DooleyThe Mathematics of Neuron Flows in the Brainvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-thomas-goodwin/
University of Western AustraliaJames EvansDr John BambergThe Symmetries of Generalised Polygonsvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-evans/
Western Sydney UniversitySajit GurubacharyaDr Laurence ParkDetection of Racism in Social Networksvrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-sajit-gurubacharya/

Past Projects

2018/19

VRS Research Reports & Student Blogs are available for download via the Student Profile. Please click on the arrow under Details to view the Student Biography and Project Abstract.

TIP: Use the search function to locate student by university or name

University Student Supervisor(s) Project title Details
The University of Adelaide Alexander Lai De Oliveira
Professor Finnur Larusson
Schemes and Their Functors of Points https://vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alexander-lai-de-oliveira/
The University of Adelaide James McCusker Dr Thomas Leistner
Quarternions and Octonions vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-mccusker/
The University of Adelaide John Davey Dr Lewis Mitchell Do the Rich get Richer on Reddit?
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-john-davey/
The University of Adelaide Scott Carnie-Bronca Dr Giang Nguyen A Markov-Chain-Based Investigation into Renewable Energy Storage in South Australia vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-scott-carnie-bronca/
The University of Adelaide William Abbottt Dr Giang Nguyen Modelling Wind Farm Power Output Using Hidden Markov Models and its Implications for
South Australian Wind Farms
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-abbott/
The Australian National University Alexander Cox Dr Michael Norrish Proof of Calculi Equivalence in the HOL Theorem Prover vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alexander-cox/
The Australian National University Douglas Coulter Dr Laurence Field Harmonic Functions and Brownian Motion vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-douglas-coulter/
The Australian National University James Martini Professor Steve Roberts Uncertainty Quantification and Aerofoil Simulations vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-martini/
The University of Sydney Michael Zhao Associate Professor Stephan Tillmann Trisecting Hyperbolic 4-
Manifolds
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michael-zhao/
Deakin University Rudra Kumar Sophie McKenzie, Dr Shaun Bangay Evaluating an Augmented-Reality Experience to Determine Play Strategies vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rudra-kumar/
La Trobe University Emily Groves Dr Yuri Nikolayevsky, Associate Professor Grant Cairns Drawings of the Complete Graphs K_5 and K_6, and the Complete Bipartite Graph K_{3,3} vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-emily-groves/
La Trobe University Jade Bujeya Dr Toen Castle, Dr Hien Nguyen Chemical Geometry and Topology vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jade-bujeya/
La Trobe University Kevin Newman Dr Natalie Karavarsamis, Dr Hien Nguyen Is Anybody Home? Modelling Frog Occupancy at the La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kevin-newman/
La Trobe University Phillip Newbold Dr Natalie Karavarsamis An R Package for Occupancy Model Parameter Estimation Using the Two-Stage Approach vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-phillip-newbold/
Macquarie University Andy Tang Dr Georgy Sofronov Analysis of Chances of Winning in a Poker Game: Combinatorial Probability and the Law of Large Numbers vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-andy-tang/
Macquarie University Hugh Entwistle Dr Georgy Sofronov Rate of Convergence for the Central Limit Theorem vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-hugh-entwistle/
Macquarie University Shay Tobin Dr Frank Valckenborgh The Geometric and Probabilistic Structure of Classical Physical Theories vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-shay-tobin/
The University of Melbourne Adrian Hendrawan Putra Dr Marcy Robertson
A Topological Study of the Grothendieck-Teichmüeller Group vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-adrian-hendrawan-putra/
The University of Melbourne Alex Savvinos Professor John Sader Propulsion of Small-Scale Devices in Gas vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alex-savvinos/
The University of Melbourne Amir Farid Kaveh Professor James McCaw
Modelling the Effect of Multidrug Therapy on the Dynamics of Influenza A Infection in a Human Host vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-amir-farid-kaveh/
The University of Melbourne Jonathon Liu Dr Thomas Wong, Dr Nicholas Beaton Directed Walk Model for Polymer Propagation vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jonathon-liu/
The University of Melbourne Leo Li Dr Thomas Wong, Dr Nicholas Beaton Polymer Models and Directed Walks vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-leo-li/
The University of Melbourne Somya Mehra Dr Jennifer Flegg, Professor James McCaw Developing a Within-Host Model for Plasmodium Vivax in an Endemic Setting vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-somya-mehra/
The University of Melbourne Stephen Zhang Professor Barry Hughes Multi-Species Exclusion Processes with Motion Persistence vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-stephen-zhang/
The University of Melbourne Tim Kay Professor John Sader, Jesse Collis Hydrodynamic Particle Trapping in Microvortices vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tim-kay/
Monash University Chang Yu Wang Associate Professor Todd Oliynyk Gravitational Waves: A Mathematical Analysis vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-chang-yu-wang/
Monash University Eliza Jones Dr Anja Slim Dynamics of Compound Droplets vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-eliza-jones/
Monash University Kshitija Vaidya Dr Santiago Barrera Acevedo Cocyclic Hadamard
Matrices
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kshitija-vaidya/
Monash University Kyria Wawryk Dr Leo Brewin Precession of the Perihelia in a Schwarzschild Spacetime vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kyria-wawryk/
Monash University Siksha Sivaramakrishnan Dr Julie Clutterbuck Symmetrisations and Other Rearrangement Inequalities vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-siksha-sivaramakrishnan/
Murdoch University Michelle Gardiner Dr Gerd Schroeder-Turk A Computational Mathematics Study of Disordered Analogues of Triply-Periodic Minimal Surfaces vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michelle-gardiner/
University of Newcastle Alastair Anderberg Dr David Robertson Random Walks on Derived Graphs vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-alastair-anderberg/
University of Newcastle Chloe Wilkins Dr Bishnu Lamichhane Modelling with Differential Equations vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-chloe-wilkins/
University of Newcastle Max Carter Professor George Willis Free Products of Graphs vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-max-carter/
University of Newcastle Peter Groenhout Professor George Willis, Dr Colin Reid Simple Groups of Infinite Matrices vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-peter-groenhout/
University of Newcastle William Roland-Batty Dr Jeffrey Hogan Fourier Optics, Hermite Functions and Prolates vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-roland-batty/
Queensland University of Technology Christyn Wood Dr Elliot Carr Calculating Thermal Diffusivity from Laser Flash Experiments vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-christyn-wood/
Queensland University of Technology Jamie Owen Dr Belinda Spratt Outpatient Scheduling in Public Hospitals vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jamie-owen/
Queensland University of Technology Kanupriya Agarwal Associate Professor Michael Bode How to Measure a Halo vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-kanupriya-agarwal/
Queensland University of Technology Ryan Watson Dr Elliot Carr Extracting Insight Into Advection-Dispersion Processes Through Moment Analysis vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ryan-watson/
Queensland University of Technology Solene Hegarty-Cremer Dr Pascal Buenzli, Professor Matthew Simpson A Grid-Based Particle Method for Solving Hyperbolic Curvature Flows vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-solene-hegarty-cremer/
RMIT Daniel Glasson Dr Graham Clarke Cayley Graphs of Finite Semigroups vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-glasson/
RMIT Daniel Molent Professor Andrew Eberhard Experiments with Trust Regions and the BFGS Method in Nonsmooth Optimisation vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-molent/
RMIT Genevieve Batten Dr Stephen Davis Mathematical Modelling of the Long-Term Dynamics of Cyprinid Herpes Virus 3 vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-genevieve-batten/
RMIT Guo Feng Anders Yeo Dr Vural Aksakalli Key Phrase Identification and Clustering in Internet Advertising vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-guo-feng-anders-yeo/
RMIT Shidan Liu Dr Laleh Tafakori Predicting Behaviour of Financial Systems Based on a Multivariate GARCH Perspective and Dynamical Network vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-shidan-liu/
The University of Sydney John Su Dr Emi Tanaka Diagnostic Tools for Linear Mixed Models vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-john-su/
The University of Sydney Nicholas Fazio Associate Professor Peter Kim Mathematical Modeling of Mating Strategies among Primates vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-nicholas-fazio/
The University of Sydney Timothy Lapuz Dr Milena Radnovic Modelling of Infectious Diseases vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-timothy-lapuz/
The University of Sydney William Trad Dr Daniel Hauer Powers of Maximal Monotone Operators vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-william-trad/
University of New England Daniel Sykes Professor Gerd Schmalz Rigid Spheres and Algebraically Special Solutions in General Relativity vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-sykes/
University of New England Mitchell Harris Dr Thomas Kalinowski Convex Hulls of Graphs of Structured Bilinear Functions vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-mitchell-harris/
University of South Australia Maria Kapsis Dr Amie Albrecht Optimal Partitioning of Photovoltaic Cells on a Curved Solar Collector vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-maria kapsis/
University of South Australia Thomas Miller Dr Peng Zhou, Dr Peter Pudney Optimal Cruise Control with Dual Electric Motors vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-thomas-miller/
UNSW Ian Powell Associate Professor Jake Olivier, Dr Maarit Laaksonen Estimating Population Attributable Fractions in the Presence of Competing Risks vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ian-powell/
UNSW Rumi Salazar Professor Michael Cowling The Shape of a Drum vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rumi-salazar/
University of Wollongong James Lawless Associate Professor Adam Rennie, Ben Whale Measure Theoretic Definition of Black Hole Area vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-lawless/
University of Wollongong Ngoc Lan Chi (Emma) Nguyen Dr Xiaoping Liu Laplace Transform Approach to Pricing Convertible Bonds vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ngoc-lan-chi-emma-nguyen/
University of Wollongong Theresa O'Brien Associate Professor Mark Nelson A Giggle a Minute: Agent-Based Modelling of Laughter Propagation in an Audience vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-theresa-obrien/
University of Wollongong Vivien Yeung Associate Professor Mark Nelson Baking Cake: A Mathematical Model vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-vivien-yeung/
University of Queensland Gavrilo Sipka Dr Valentin Buciumas Fusion Categories from Representations of Quantum sl(2) at Roots of Unity vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-gavrilo-sipka/
University of Queensland Jackson Ryder Professor Diane Donovan Adoption of Agricultural Technologies in African Countries vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jackson-ryder/
University of Queensland Jacquie Omnet Dr Chris van der Heide Non-Uniqueness and Singularities in Geometric Partial Differential Equations vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jacquie-omnet/
University of Queensland Rohin Berichon Dr Ramiro Lafuente Closed Geodesics on Euclidean Homogeneous Spaces vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rohin-berichon/
University of Technology Sydney Daniel Condon Dr Adel Rahmani Applications of Artificial Neural Networks to Structured Datasets vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-daniel-condon/
University of Technology Sydney Thomas Goodwin Professor Anthony Dooley The Mathematics of Neuron Flows in the Brain vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-thomas-goodwin/
University of Western Australia James Evans Dr John Bamberg The Symmetries of Generalised Polygons vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-evans/
Western Sydney University Sajit Gurubacharya Dr Laurence Park Detection of Racism in Social Networks vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-sajit-gurubacharya/
2017/18

VRS Research Reports & Student Blogs are available for download via the Student Profile. Please click on the arrow under Details to view the Student Biography and Project Abstract.

TIP: Use the search function to locate student by university or name

University Student Supervisor(s) Project title Details
The University of Adelaide Rose Crocker Associate Professor Sanjeeva Balasuriya Extracting coherently moving flow structures from fluid flows vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-rose-crocker/
The University of Adelaide Miriam Slattery Dr Giang Nguyen Optimal Animal Foraging in a Two-Dimensional World vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-miriam-slattery/
The University of Adelaide Tobin South Dr Lewis Mitchell, Professor Matthew Roughan Network Analysis of the Spotify Artist Collaboration Graph vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tobin-south/
The University of Adelaide Michael Ucci Professor Patty Solomon, Associate Professor John Moran Using Meta-Analysis and
Statistical Learning
to Identify Sepsis Biomarkers
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michael-ucci/
The University of Adelaide James Beck Professor Patty Solomon A statistical study to validate the ICON-S staging system for a South Australian cohort of patients with HPV-positive Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-james-beck/
The Australian National University Jane Tan Dr Vigleik Angeltveit Spectral sequences in algebraic topology vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jane-tan/
The Australian National University (The University of Sydney) Edric Wang Associate Professor Scott Morrison Tensor Categories vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-edric-wang/
The Australian National University Dominique Douglas-Smith Associate Professor Barry Croke Nonlinear unit hydrograph models of rainfall-streamflow events for water quality analysis vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-dominique-douglas-smith/
Federation University Tanya Pedersen Dr Diederik Roijers, Dr Dean Webb, Associate Professor Peter Vamplew Determining and Evaluating Bounded Algorithms for MOMAB vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tanya-pedersen/
La Trobe University Yao Tang Dr Grant Cairns, Dr Yuri Nikolayevsky Algebra and geometry of quandles vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-yao-tang/
La Trobe University Patrick Adams Dr Yuri Nikolayevsky, Dr Grant Cairns Planar Graphic Sequences vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-patrick-adams/
The University of Melbourne Jiangrong Ouyang Dr Sophie Hautphenne Stochastic models for populations with a carrying capacity vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jiangrong-ouyang/
The University of Melbourne Bing Liu Dr Laleh Tafakori Forecasting of Realised Variance Measure vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-bing-liu/
The University of Melbourne Benjamin Metha Dr Jennifer Flegg Modelling the spread of malaria and antimalarial drug resistance vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-benjamin-metha/
The University of Melbourne Tianhe Xie Professor David Balding, Dr Jennifer Flegg The population history of indigenous Australians: what can the available genetic data tell us? vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tianhe-xie/
The University of Melbourne Finn McGlade Dr Yaping Yang, Professor Arun Ram Notes on alcove path models and affine Springer fibres vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-finn-mcglade/
Monash University Marcus Pensa Dr Mark Flegg An inverse modified Helmholtz problem for identifying morphogen sources from sliced biomedical image data vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-marcus-pensa/
Monash University Robert Hickingbotham Professor Andreas Ernst Splitting integer linear programs with a Lagrangian axe vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-robert-hickingbotham/
Monash University Sean Malcolm Dr Norman Do Parallelogram polyominoes, partitions and polynomials vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-sean-malcolm/
Monash University Michael Fotopoulos Dr Yann Bernard Functionals of higher-order derivatives of curvature for surfaces vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-michael-fotopoulos/
Monash University Tim Banova Dr Michael Payne Colouring intersection graphs of
complete geometric graphs
vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tim-banova/
Monash University Phillip Luong Professor Hans De Sterck, Professor Grégoire Loeper Numerical Optimisation Applied to Monte Carlo Algorithms for Finance vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-phillip-luong/
Monash University Asama Qureshi Dr Yann Bernard, Ting-Ying Chang Estimating constants in generalised Wente-type estimates vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-asama-qureshi/
Monash University Drew Mitchell Professor Hans De Sterck Numerical Optimisation Methods for Big Data Analytics vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-drew-mitchell/
Monash University Liam Hernon Dr Norman Do, Dr Josh Howie Knots, polynomials and triangulations vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-liam-hernon/
The University of Newcastle Riley Cooper Dr Hamish Waterer Lot Sizing on a Cycle vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-riley-cooper/
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The University of Sydney Yilun He Associate Professor Uri Keich, Kristen Emery Confidence control for false discovery proportion vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-yilun-he/
The University of Sydney Yueyi Sun Professor Beniamin Goldys Can we make money using the game theory? vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-yueyi-sun/
The University of Sydney Ruebena Dawes Dr Michelle Dunbar Mathematics in Medicine: Using Optimisation to Improve Cancer Treatment vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-ruebena-dawes/
The University of Sydney Syamand Hasam Associate Professor Uri Keich The Effects of Dependency in False Discovery Estimation Using Target-Decoy Competition vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-syamand-hasam/
Queensland University of Technology Tamara Tambyah Professor Matthew Simpson Incorporating FUCCI technology in discrete random walk models of collective cell spreading vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-tamara-tambyah/
Queensland University of Technology Joel Rutten Dr Pascal Buenzli, Professor Matthew Simpson Patterns in Turing patterns: sequential growth and the inhibitory cascade vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-joel-rutten/
Queensland University of Technology Jacob Ryan Professor Scott McCue Reaction diffusion models for cell motion vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-jacob-ryan/
Queensland University of Technology Steven Kedda Professor Fawang Liu Parameter Estimation for the Fractional Order Nonlinear Dengue and Epidemic Models vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-steven-kedda/
Swinburne University of Technology Chrishan Christesious Aloysious Dr Tonghua Zhang Time delays in modelling the bubble chain system vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-chrishan-christesious-aloysious/
The University of Western Australia Vishnu Mangalath Professor Lyle Noakes Simplicial homology and computation from nerves vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-vishnu-mangalath/
University of Wollongong Angus Alexander Associate Professor Adam Rennie, Professor Alan Carey Dirac operators on manifolds and applications to physics vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-angus-alexander/
University of Wollongong Quinn Patterson Associate Professor Adam Rennie, Professor Alan Carey Differential operators on manifolds and positive scalar curvature vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-quinn-patterson/
University of Wollongong Lachlann O'Donnell Dr Glen Wheeler Fully nonlinear curvature flow vrs.amsi.org.au/student-profile-lachlann-odonnell/
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