Central Research Grants Scheme 2010

Faculty of Arts and Education

School of Communication and Creative Arts

Faculty of Business Law

School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Faculty of Health, Medical, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences

School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

School of Medicine

School of Nursing

Public Health Research Cluster

Institute for Technology, Research and Innovation

Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Architecture and Building

School of Engineering

School of Life and Environmental Sciences


 

Faculty of Arts and Education

School of Communication and Creative Arts

 

Dr Geoffrey Boucher

Title: Analysing Scandalous Literature's Contribution to Public Debate and Cultural Innovation

2010 : $18,000

 

Dr Leonie Rutherford; Dr Nina Weerakkody

Title: Children's Digital Television Culture: Institutions, Texts and Policies

2010 : $19,000

 

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Faculty of Business and Law

School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Dr Prasad Bhattacharya

Title: Contributions of human, physical and social capital to economic growth

2010 : $19,000

 

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Faculty of Health, Medical, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences

School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

 

Dr Gie Liem; Dr Russell Keast

Title: Replacing sodium with potassium in foods: implications for taste and health

2010 : $16,000



Dr Aaron Russell; Dr Nicky Konstantopoulos

Title: PGC-1 alpha -driven increase in muscle mass: implications for ageing / chronic disease

2010 : $23,000

 

School of Medicine

Dr Sean McGee

Title: A novel mechanism controlling energy homeostasis

2010 : $24,000



Dr Tony Velkov

Title: Structural biology of mesothelin in the metastasis of asbestos-induced malignant pleural mesothelioma

2010 : $19,000



School of Nursing


Dr Judy Currey; Dr Rasa Ruseckaite; Dr Bernice Redley

Title: Implementing handover quality improvement tools into post anaesthetic care units

2010 : $23,000


Dr Cadeyrn Gaskin; Dr Josephine Palermo

Title: Evaluation of the Tri-Focal Model of Residential Aged Care

2010 : $24,000

 

Public Health Research Cluster


Dr Helen Skouteris; Professor Jeannette Milgrom

Title: Excessive gestational weight gain: What might be the cause?

2010 : $22,000

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Institute for Technology, Research & Innovation


Dr Yuncang Li

Title: Nano Particulate-Reinforced Titanium Composites for Orthopaedic Implants

2010 : $24,000

 

Dr Dominic Phelan; Dr Hossein Beladi; Dr Pavel Cizek

Title: Quantifying the link between nanometre length scales and enhanced strength

2010 : $24,000

Dr Daniel Fabijanic; Dr Minoo Naebe; Dr Alexey Glushenkov

Title: Novel multi-scale composites for light-weight ballistic armour

2010 : $21,000

Dr Ilana Timokhina; Dr Hossein Beladi

Title: Ultrahigh Strength Nanostructured Steels with Composite Microstructures

2010 : $24,000

 

Dr Takuya Tsuzuki; Dr Jane Dai

Title: Novel approach to fabricating low-cost solar cells

2010 : $24,000

 

Dr Jane Dai

Title: Designing Boron Nitride and Carbon Nanotube Interfaces for Nanocomposites

2010 : $20,000



Dr Minoo Naebe

Title: Novel Fabrication methods for Lightweight Nano-reinforced Structural Aerospace Composites

2010 : $20,000

Dr Yan Zhao

Title: Dual-Porosity TiO2 for Efficient and Durable Solar Cells

2010 : $17,000

 

Mr Michael Pereira; Dr Timothy Hilditch

Title: Understanding and improving the crash performance of magnesium automotive structures

2010 : $20,000

 

Mr Jian Fang

Title: Patterned Electrospun Nanofibre Membranes

2010 : $18,000

 

Dr Jin Zhang

Title: Sustainable biodegradable composites for structural applications

2010 : $20,000

 

Dr Alexey Glushenkov

Title: Porous Nanocrystalline Nitrides for Electrochemical Energy Storage

2010 : $10,000


Dr Julie Sharp; Dr Galina Polekhina

Title: Use of a Milk Protein to Initiate Tumorigenic Suicide

2010 : $18,000

 

Mr Nong Gu; Mr Douglas Creighton

Title: Modelling and implementation of backward swimming robot fish

2010 : $18,000

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Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Architecture and Building

 

Dr Xiaohua Jin; Professor Kerry London

Title: Success factors for managing transactions in public-private partnership projects

2010 : $18,000

Dr Priya Rajagopalan; Dr Robert Fuller; Dr Nyuk Wong

Title: Energy saving potential of green roofs in Australian climates

2010 : $8,000

 

School of Engineering


Dr Richard Yang; Mr Alireza Asgari

Title: A study on the forming of innovative fibre-reinforced metal composites

2010 : $15,000



Dr Suiyang Khoo; Mr Ben Horan

Title: Cooperative Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Control for Real-time Bush-fire Monitoring

2010 : $18,000

 

School of Life and Environmental Sciences


Professor Colin Barrow

Title: Sustainable production of omega-3 fats for food and drug use

2010 : $24,000

Miss Jacqui Adcock

Title: Enzymatic synthesis and complete characterisation of lipid mediators of inflammation

2010 : $20,000


Dr Craig Sherman

Title: Thermal tolerance and range expansion in an invasive sea star

2010 : $20,000

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17th March 2011