Deakin Software and Technology Innovation Laboratory

Deakin Software and Technology Innovation Laboratory (DSTIL) provides innovative products, technologies and solutions for industry across all sectors.


A multidisciplinary approach

DSTIL uses rapid development environments that are client responsive. It draws on knowledge and resources from the Industry Innovation Laboratory, the Centre for Regional and Rural Futures and other Deakin strategic research centres.

Major research areas

DSTIL leverages Deakin's established research and development capability. This includes expertise in:

  • cloud and mobile computing 
  • software development 
  • cyber physical systems 
  • security and analytics to deliver software and technology innovation in health
  • cyber security and defence 
  • data tools and analytics 
  • smart environments 
  • food and agriculture.

Publications

Smart Homes Can Help to Alleviate Loneliness among Senior Citizens.
Authors: Maheswaree Kissoon Curumsing, Niroshinie Fernando, Mohamed Abdelrazek, Rajesh Vasa, Kon Mouzakis

PDF Smart Homes Can Help to Alleviate Loneliness among Senior Citizens -309.5KB

Our staff

Lab directors

name
Director, DSTIL
Professor Kon Mouzakis
Deputy Director, DSTIL
Professor Rajesh Vasa

Software engineers

name
Senior Software Engineer
Alasdair Grant
Software Engineer
Alberto Falchi
Software Engineer
Alex Cummaudo
Software Engineering Manager, DSTIL
Allan Jones
PhD Candidate 
Andrew Simmons 
Software Engineer
Antonio Giardina 
Principal Software Engineer
Aristotelis Tsironis 
Senior Software Engineer
David Willie
Software Engineer
Jake Renzella 
Software Engineer
James Gardner 
Software Engineer
Jon Meyers 
Senior Software Engineer
Joost Funke Kupper
Software Engineer
Joshua Asbury 
3D Modeller
Kerim Bogarts
Software Engineer
Matthew Hannah
Software Engineer
Oliver Goding 
Software Engineer
Reuben Wilson
Software Engineer
Rhys Adams
Software Engineer
Rhys Hill
Software Engineer
Rodney Pilgrim
Senior Software Engineer
Rohan Liston
Software Engineer
Rudree Trivedi
Principal Software Engineer - Infrastructure
Scott Barnett 
Software Engineer
Shannon Pace
Software Engineer
Simon Vajda 
Software Engineer
Stanislaw Kowalczyk
Software Engineer
Stefanus Kurniawan
Principal Software Engineer - Programming & Production
Stuart Cameron 
Software Engineer
Tanya Frank
Software Engineer
Zoey Bendef

Data Science

name
Data Analyst
Elodie Thilliez
Data Analyst
Maria Mitrevska
Data Analyst
Maryna Vlasiuk 
Data Science & Analytics Product Lead
Nicola Pastorello

Project Management

name
Product Manager, DSTIL
Andrew Vouliotis
Project Coordinator
Anju Curumsing

Research Fellows

name
Research Fellow
Amani Ibrahim 
Associate Head of School (Cloud Learning)
Andrew Cain
PhD Candidate
Andrew Simmons
Research Fellow
Iman Avazpour 
Research Fellow
Leonard Hoon 
PhD Candidate
Mahdi Babaei 
Research Fellow
Mohammed Abdelrazek
Research Fellow
Niroshinie Fernando 
PhD Candidate
Rodney Pilgrim
PhD Candidate
Simon Vajda

Research Assistants

name
Research Assistant
Natasha Beavis
Research Assistant
Alexandra Kowalick
Research Assistant
Sophie Moore

Administrative Staff

name
Assistant to Director of DSTIL
Lisa Flanigan

Contact us

Director
Professor Kon Mouzakis
+61 3 9246 8041
Email Prof. Mouzakis

Deputy director
Professor Rajesh Vasa
+61 3 9246 8060
Email Prof. Vasa