Thesis Students

This page lists all students currently enrolled to complete a thesis at ECS.

Name Research Interests Supervisor(s)
Shima Afzali    
Arif Ahmed    
Aisha Ajmal Active Vision techniques for tracking applications. Dr Christopher Hollitt and Dr Marcus Frean
Harith Al-Sahaf Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, Evolutionary Algorithms, Artificial Neural Networks Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Mark Johnston
Benjamin Allen Computer Graphics Dr Taehyun Rhee
Isidro Alvarez   Dr Will Browne and Prof Mengjie Zhang
Muhammad Ali Raza Anjum Signal Processing Prof Paul Teal, Dr Pawel Dmochowski
Jordan Ansell Performance analysis, Software Defined Networking Prof. Winston Seah
Vahid Arabnejad Scheduling problems, Parallel Computing , Cloud Computing, Distributed Systems Dr Kris Bubendorfer Dr Bryan Ng
Mashall Aryan Machine Learning, Global Optimization Dr Marcus Frean A/Prof John Lewis
Samaneh Azari    
Jarrod Bakker Software Defined Networking, Network Security, Firewalls, Traffic Classification Prof Winston Seah
Arindam Bhakta Visual sampling in a dynamic visual scene Dr Christopher Hollitt, Dr Will Browne, and Dr Marcus Frean
Ying Bi Particle Swarm Optimisation Prof Mengjie Zhang;Dr Bing Xue
Daniel Burmester Nanogrid, microgrid, renewable energy, power electronics Dr Ramesh Rayudu and Prof Winston Seah
Francisco Bustamante Machine Learning, Evolutionary Computation, Computer Security, Software Enginering Dr Ian Welch and Dr Bing Xue
Tony Butler-Yeoman Machine learning, Bayesian inference, neural networks. A/Prof Marcus Frean
Kieran Carnegie   Dr Taehyun Rhee
Andrew Chalmers Computer Graphics Dr Taehyun Rhee, A/Prof John Lewis
Abhi Chatterjee Energy Harvesters,Direct Energy Conversion Systems,Solar Energy Utilizations Dr Ramesh Rayudu , Dr Gideon Gouws
Qi Chen Machine Learning; Genetic Programming; Symbolic Regression; Statistical Learning Theory Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Bing Xue
Xiu Cheng    
Kameron Christopher   Dr Ajay Kapur and Prof Dale Carnegie
Kelson Chua Blind Source Separation, Crossband Filtering, Impulse Response Shortening, Convex Optimization, Personal Audio Prof. Bastiaan Kleijn and A/Prof. Marcus Frean
Hamish Colenso Nanotechnology, Lithography, Materials Science, Flexible Electronics Dr Ciaran Moore, Dr Gideon Gouws
Alexander Deng Software Defined Networking, WiFi Handovers, RF Networking Dr Bryan Ng
Raghavender Deshagoni Renewable Energy, Wind Turbine Generators, Lightning Protection Dr. Ramesh Rayudu
Nicolas Despres Machine Learning, Neural Network, Language Modeling, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science A/Prof Marcus Frean and Dr David Balduzzi
Michael Emmanuel Distributed Energy Resource Integration, Microgrids, Smart Grid Communication Networks Dr. Ramesh Rayudu and Prof. Winston Seah
Maximilian Fisser Fiber Optic, Sensor Developmet Dr Paul Teal, Dr Arvid Hunze
Mohsen Hajsalehi Sichani Content delivery in VANET Dr. Kris Bubendorfer
Mona Hakami Machine Learning, Intelligent Agents, Software Engineering Prof Bastiaan Kleijn, Dr Marcus Frean
Lina Hao Heterogeneous Systems and 5G,wireless and mobile networking protocols Dr Bryan Ng and Dr Pawel Dmochowski
David Harrison Wireless Sensor Networks, Energy Harvesting Prof Winston Seah, Dr Ramesh Rayudu
Guiying Huang Reinforcement Learning, Softwared Defined Networking Dr Aaron Chen, Dr Qiang Fu
Dayle Jellyman Distributed optimization, blind source separation, beamforming, wireless sensor networks Prof Bastiaan Kleijn
Bridget Johnson   Dr Ajay Kapur and Dr Paul Teal
Blake Johnston    
Timothy Jones Programming Language Design, Functional and Object-Oriented Programming, Metaprogramming, Object Capabilities, Type Theory Prof James Noble and Dr David Pearce
Deepak Karunakaran Artificial Intelligence- Search & Planning. Dr. Mengjie Zhang Dr. Aaron Chen Dr. Yi Mei
Viliami Kato    
Abigail Koay Low Intensity DDoS Detection, Information Theory, Machine Learning Dr Ian Welch, Dr Aaron Chen,
Lakshmi Krishnan Acoustic Signal Processing, Convex Optimization Dr Paul Teal, Dr Terence Betlehem
Santosh Kumar Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Transfer Learning, Network Security, Web Spam Detection Dr Xiaoying Sharon Gao and Dr Ian Welch
Andrew Lensen Evolutionary Computation, Feature Selection, Feature Construction, Clustering, Computer Vision, Neural Networks Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Bing Xue
Shuang Li    
Yuyu Liang Image processing; computer vision Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Will Browne
Lili Limtrairut Mobile Learning, HCI, Distance Education Dr Stuart Marshall
Ping Liu Computer Graphics Dr Taehyun Rhee, A/Prof John Lewis
Jason Long Composition, Electroacoustic Music, Musical Robotics, Analogue Synthesis, Digital Signal Processing, Interactive Musical Systems Dr Dale Carnegie Dr Ajay Kapur Dr Ted Apel
Wan-Duo Ma    
Julian Mackay Programming Language Design, Formal Methods, Object Oriented Programming Languages Dr Alex Potanin and Prof Lindsay Groves
Mohsen Maddah    
Muhammad Mahmood   Prof Winston Seah and Dr Ian Welch
Masood Mansoori Intrusion Detection/Deception systems, Client and Server Honeypots Dr Ian Welch and Dr Qiang Fu
Atiya Masood   Dr. Aaron Chen ,Dr. YiMei, Prof. Mengjie Zhang
Farzaneh Masouleh   Dr Ciaran Moore, Dr Paul Teal, Dr Natalie Plank
Mawarny Md Rejab   Prof James Noble and Dr George Allan
Seyed Reza Mir Alavi My area of interest consists of Distributed Processing, Signal Processing, Blind Source Separation, Convex Optimization, Machine Learning and Inference on Graphical Models. Prof Bastiaan Kleijn, Dr Paul Teal
Saeed Mirghasemi   Dr Ramesh Rayudu and Prof Mengjie Zhang
Yashar Najaflou Social Networks, Team Formation A/P Kris Bubendorfer
Zahra Namini Mianji Information Visualisation Dr Stuart Marshall
Callum Neil Massive MIMO, antenna theory, wireless channel modeling, hybrid beamforming Dr Pawel Dmochowski, Prof Mansoor Shafi and Prof Peter Smith
Mohammad Nekooei   Dr Aaron Chen and Dr Ramesh Rayudu
Hoai Bach Nguyen Evolutionary Computation, Feature Reduction, Dimensionality Reduction, Classification, Machine Learning Dr Bing Xue and A/Prof Peter Andreae
Matthew O'Connor Distributed Processing, Optimization, Beamforming, Blind Source Separation, Image Fusion Prof. Bastiaan Kleijn and Prof Thushara Abhayapala (ANU)
Elisenda Ortiz Complex networks, statistical physics, collective phenomena, non-linear dynamics Marcus Frean, Stephen Marsland
Flavio Palmiro Renewable Energy, Off-grid energy models, Solar kiosks, Solar-Biofuel Cogeneration [Dr Ramesh Rayudu] [Dr Fiona Stevens]
John Park Dynamic Job Shop Scheduling, Genetic Programming, Hyper-Heuristics, Coevolutionary Algorithms, Ensemble Learning Prof. Mengjie Zhang, Dr. Aaron Chen, Dr. Yi Mei and Dr. Su Nguyen
Yiming Peng Reinforcement Learning Dr Aaron Chen, Prof Mengjie Zhang
Ying (Gloria) Qu Performance modelling, Channel assignment , Network planning, WMNs Dr Bryan Ng , A/Prof Peter Andreae
Qurrat Ul Ain Feature Selection, Image Classification, Genetic Programming Dr Bing Xue, Prof Mengjie Zhang
Ibrahim Rahman   Dr Christopher Hollitt and Prof Mengjie Zhang
Muhammad Rashed Signal Processing for Sonars Applications, Convex Optimization, Underwater sensor networks, Underwater Acoustics Dr Paul Teal
Yu Ren Underwater sensor networks, underwater acoustic communications, underwater node placement and mobility management, and cognitive radio Dr Paul Teal
Richard Roberts   A/Prof John Lewis and Dr Rhazes Spell
Miniruwani Samarakoon    
Alexandre Sawczuk da Silva Web service composition, QoS optimisation, evolutionary computation Dr Yi Mei, Dr Hui Ma, Prof Mengjie Zhang
Joshua Scott Computer Graphics, Procedural Generation Prof Neil Dodgson and Pondy
Deepak Singh Performance Analysis, Software Defined Networking Dr Bryan Ng and Prof. Winston Seah
Ihab Sinno Microtechnology, Applied Physics, Material Science, Transducers, MEMS Dr Gideon Gouws; Dr Ciaran Moore
Diana Siwiak flute performance, music pedagogy, music information retrieval, machine learning, music engineering technology, digital signal processing Dr. Ajay Kapur, Prof. Dale Carnegie, Dr. Jim Murphy
Efim Sturov Power engineering, PLC programming, Hydraulic calculations Dr Ramesh Rayudu and Dr. Chris Bumby
Ryan Sumner Computer Graphics, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality, Head Mounted Displays Dr Taehyun Rhee
Boxiong Tan Web Service allocation, composition, Evolutionary Computing Dr Hui Ma, Dr Yi Mei
Hassan Tariq Bioinformatics, Evolutionary Computing Prof Mengjie Zhang, Dr Bing Xue
Harsh Tataria Multi-user MIMO Systems, Conventional and Large Antenna Arrays, Cooperative Multi-Cellular Systems Dr. Pawel Dmochowski, Prof. Peter Smith and Prof. Mansoor Shafi
Wee Kiat Tay Computer Vision, Face Analysis and Recognition Dr Taehyun Rhee and Prof Neil Dodgson
Binh Tran Evolutionary Computation, Feature Selection, Feature Construction, Dimensionality Reduction, Classification, Machine Learning Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Bing Xue
Cao Truong Tran Evolutionary computation Prof Mengjie Zhang and Dr Peter Andreae
Huu Trung Truong Internet routing Dr Ian Welch and Dr Bryan Ng
Steven Van Kuyk Speech intelligibility prediction, talker variability, speech enhancement, human speech recognition, information theory, signal processing. Prof. Bastiaan Kleijn, Dr. Richard Hendriks
Chen Wang Semantic Matchmaking, Semantic Web Service Composition, Genetic Programming, Clonal Selection Algorithm Dr Hui Ma Dr Aaron Chen
Ganlong Wang Acoustic Signal Processing, Speech Intelligibility Measurement, Blind Source Separation Prof. Bastiaan Kleijn, A/Prof. Marcus Frean
Craig Watterson Foucauldian Discourse Analysis, Qualitative Educational Research, Engineering Education Prof Dale Carnegie, Dr Marc Wilson, Dr Bernadette Knewstubb
Jiaqi Wen    
Liang Yang Software Defined Networking, Cloud Computing Dr. Bryan Ng and Prof. Winston Seah
Hang Yu EM-based Wireless NanoSensor Networks Professor Winston Seah and Dr Bryan Ng
Zheming Zhang