Our Adjunct Researchers

Asterix symbol (*) identifies Academic eligible to be Principle Supervisor 

 
Dr Sharolyn Anderson *

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Environmental and Geospatial Science

research interests

  • Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
  • Geomatic Engineering
  • Applied Economics
  • Biological Sciences
  • Human Geography


Mr Tom Benn
Civil Engineering

research interests

  • Concrete technology including;
    • Cement and supplementary cementitious materials
    • Concrete materials including aggregates & admixtures
    • Concrete placing and curing
  • Proportioning of concrete mixes
  • Testing of concrete in laboratory and on site
  • Concrete durability
  • Concrete repairs
  • Australian Standards related to concrete, concrete materials, cement & supplementary cementitious materials

 

 AsPr David Bruce *

Adjunct Associate Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Science

 

 


research interests

  • Use of high spatial resolution imagery in urban and vegetation studies
  • Us of polarimetric SAR for assessment of vegetation and soil properties
  • Use of airborne LiDAR in forestry applications

Current PhD topics
Remote sensing of desert vegetation
Remote sensing wetlands
Modelling of atmospheric dust
Use of remote sensing in policy administration
Urban biodiversity and urban density modelling
Geospatial literacy of senior secondary school students
Mapping tropical peatland combustion from satellite remote sensing data


Dr Don Cameron
 *
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Civil Engineering

research interests

  • Identification of expansive clay and collapsing silty sand
  • Footing design for problem soils
  • Water demand of trees and associated soil settlement
  • Thermal properties of soils
  • Characterization of recycled C&D waste for pavement construction
  • Additives and processes for in-situ recycling of flexible pavements

Professor John Cann *
Adjunct Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Science

research interests

  • Environmental Sciences
  • Geology
  • Physical Geography and Environmental Geosciences
  • Archelology 
  • Earth Sciences

AsPr Ian Clark *
Adjunct Associate Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Science

 research interests

  • Groundwater in fractured rocks
  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydrogeochemistry
  • Sustainable management of groundwater
  • Geoscience Education
  • Sustainability

AsPr Mary Drikas *
Adjunct Associate Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Sciences

research interests

  • Environmental Sciences
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering

Ms Joan Gibbs
Environmental and Geospatial Sciences

research interests

  • Environmental Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Built Environment and Design
  • Plant Biology
  • Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences

Dr Ali Hassanli
Adjunct Professor
Water and Natural Resources

research interests

  • Civil Eningeering
  • Agriculture, Land and Farm Management
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Physical Geography and Envirnmental Geoscience
  • Earth Science

AsPr Jim Jago
Adjunct Associate Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Sciences

research interests

  • Geology
  • Earth Sciences
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Sciences

Professor Patrick James
Adjunct Professor
Environmental and Geospatial Sciences

research interests

  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Applied Geology
  • Curriculum and Pedagogy

Dr Rosmala Lewis
Water and Natural Resources

research interests

  • Waste water treatment and design
  • Water quality and treatment
  • Water treatment modelling
  • the fate of pollutants in the environment

Professor Dennis Mulcahy
Adjunct Professor
Water and Natural Resources

research interests

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Civil Engineering

AsPr David Ness 
Sustainable Infrastructure and Built Environments

research interests

  • Pro-poor infrastructure
  • Resource efficiency
  • Systems and synergies
  • Product-service innovation
  • Strategic asset management
  • Collaboration with Asia

AsPr Stephen Pullen *
Construction and Project Management

research interests

  • Sustainability of buildings
  • life cycle energy analysis
  • embodied energy of buildings and the urban environment

Dr Gujie Qian *
Adjunct Reserch Fellow
Water and Natural Resources

research interests

  • Resources Engineering and Extractive Metallurgy
  • Engineering
  • Geology
  • Physical Chemistry (Incl. Structural)
  • Physical Science

Dr Philip Roetman
Environmental Stewardship

research interests

  • An age friendly world
  • Scarce Resources
  • Healthy futures
  • Transforming Societies

Dr Russell Schumann
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Water and Natural Resources

research interests

  • Ecology
  • Analytial Chemistry
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences

Professor Derek Scrafton
Adjunct Professor
Sustainable Infrastructure and Built Environments

research interests

  • National transport policy
  • Urband and regional transport planning
  • Performance of public transport - service, patronage, etc
  • Rail and road freight transport
  • Busways and Bus Rapid Transit
  • Light rail and suburban passenger rail

Dr Mark Shelbourn
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Sustainable Infrastructure and Built Environments

 

research interests

  • Library and Information Studies
  • Other Technoloty

Professor Paul Sutton *
Adjunct Professor
Envionmental Stewardship

research interests

  • Sustainability Science
  • Population Geography
  • Ecological Economics

Emeritus Professor Michael Taylor *
Sustainable Infrastructure and Built Environments
Environmental Stewardship

research interests

  • Transportation and Freight Service
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering
  • Human Geography
  • Applied Mathematics
Dr Sandra Taylor *
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow
Environmental and Geospatial Science

 

 research interests
  • urban biodiversity conservation and restoration
  • urban wildlife management
  • ecotourism
  • environmental history
  • citizen science
  • Australian nature writing

Professor John van Leeuwen *
Civil Engineering 

research interests

  • Water and wastewater quality
  • Water and wastewater treatment processes
  • Modelling of water and wastewater treatment
  • Catchment factors and processes that impact on water quality

Dr Wen Long Yue *
Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Civil Engineering 

 research interests 

  • Land use transport planning
  • Transport systems modelling
  • Public transport operation and scheduling
  • Traffic impact assessment
  • Traffic signal evaluations
  • Road safety engineering
  • Road safety audit
  • Logistics operation, management and planning

Dr Wei Zhang
Adjunct Reserach Fellow
Water and Natural Research

research interests

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Materials Engineering
  • Nanotechnology
  • Civil Engineering

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