CRCSI Student alumni

  • David Belton

    Classification and Segmentation of 3D Terrestrial Laser Scanner Point Clouds

    David Belton
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Derek Lichti, Curtin University (now at Calgary University)

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Chris Earls, AAM

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      CRCSI Project 2.01 Researcher, at Curtin University

  • Anna Boin

    Exposing Uncertainty: Communicating Spatial Data Quality via the Internet

    Anna Boin
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Gary Hunter, University of Melbourne et al

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Duncan Brooks & Susan Brown, Dept of Environment and Primary Industries

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 Program 5

    • Currently

      Business Analyst at Geomatic Technologies, a 43pl member

  • Michael Hsing-Chung Chang

    Differential Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar for Land Deformation Monitoring

    Michael Hsing-Chung Chang
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Linlin Ge, University of NSW
      Prof Chris Rizos, University of NSW

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mr John Douglas, Apogee

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Independent Management Consulting Professional

  • Haohui Chen

    Collaborative Virtual Environment for Knowledge Management - A New Paradigm for Distributed Communications

    Haohui Chen
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof I Bishop, Dr C Stock, Uni Melbourne & Dr M Trotter, Uni of New England

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Dr Chris Pettit, Dept of Primary Industries Victoria

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Research Scientist, NICTA

  • Michael Day

    Hyperspectral Remote Sensing for Land Management Applications

    Michael Day
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Assoc Prof Geoff Taylor, UNSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Associate Lecturer, Faculty of Science - University of Wollongong

  • Rakhesh Devadas

    Interaction of Nitrogen Application and Stripe Rust Infection in Wheat Using In-situ Proximal and Remote Sensing Techniques

    Rakhesh Devadas
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Assoc Prof David Lamb & Dr David Backhouse, UNE

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Dr Steven Simpfendorfer, DPI NSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Data Manager/Researcher, University of Technology, Sydney

  • Weidong (John) Ding

    Optimal Integration of GPS with Inertial Sensors: Modelling and Implementation

    Weidong (John) Ding
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Jinling Wang, University of NSW

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mr Doug Kinlyside, Dept of Lands Bathurst

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Road Transport Authority, NSW

  • Anna Donets

    Using Single Receiver GPS Observations to Analyze the Dynamic Motion of Large Engineering Structures

    Anna Donets
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Philip Collier & Prof Clive Fraser, UMelbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Martin Hale, Department of Sustainability & Environment Vic

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD) at UMelbourne

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P1.2: Quality Control Issues for Real-Time Positioning

    • Currently

      GPS Net Development Team, DSE Vic

  • Michael Filmer

    An Examination of the Australian Height Datum

    Michael Filmer
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Will Featherstone, Curtin University

    • Funding

      CRCSI affiliated (PhD)
      APA (Curtin University)
      TIGeR top up

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

       Curtin University (Researcher)

  • Martin Hale

    Identifying and Addressing Management Issues for Australian State Sponsored CORS Networks

    Martin Hale
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Philip Collier, University of Melbourne
      Dr Allison Kealy, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Peter Ramm, Vic Dept of Sustainability & Environment

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      Artist at South Street Art Studio - Ballarat

  • Grant Hausler

    National Positioning Infrastructure: Technical, Organisational and Economic Requirements (download)

    Grant Hausler
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Phil Collier, CRCSI & Dr Allison Kealy, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Simon Fuller, ThinkSpatial & James Millner, DSE Victoria

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      P1 - Positioning   ...   Professional Surveyor Magazine essay: A Spatial Science

  • James Head-­Mears

    Human Interface Technology: Accurate Wide Area Tracking

    James Head-­Mears
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Mark Billinghurst & Adrian Clark, HITLab NZ/University of Canterbury

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Michael Giudici & Nicholas Davies, Lester-Franks

    • Funding

      CRCSI Masters scholarship

    • Project

      P4.52 - Using AR in Urban Design

  • Sue Hope

    Integration of Vector Datasets

    Sue Hope
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Allison Kealy, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Geoff Menner, Logica CMG

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 Program 5

    • Currently

      Dept Innovation, Industry & Regional Development, Vic

  • Matthew Hutchinson

    Developing an Agent-Based Framework for Intelligent Geocoding

    Matthew Hutchinson
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Bert Veenendaal, Curtin University

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Dr Derek Milton, Esri Australia

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Research Scientist at Woolpert Inc, Ohio USA

  • Abida Iqbal

    Integrating Spatial Data Sets Using Road Networks from Heterogeneous and Autonomous Data Sets

    Abida Iqbal
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Ian Bishop, University of Melbourne et al

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Hemayat Hossain, Vic Dept Primary Industries

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      Resident overseas (employment unknown)

  • Alice Kesmina

    Automatic Virtual Environments from Spatial Information and Models

    Alice Kesmina
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Ian Bishop, University of Melbourne et al

    • Supervisor (industry)

      John Creasey, Geoscience Australia

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Consultant at Geomatic Technologies

  • Wing Yip Lau

    Landslide Recognition and Prediction using Spaceborne Multispectral Data

    Wing Yip Lau
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Assoc Prof Linlin Ge, University of NSW

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Hemayat Hussain, Vic Dept Primary Industries

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      Intergraph, Hong Kong

  • Eric Zhengrong Li

    Aerial Image Analysis Using Spiking Neural Networks with Application to Power Line Corridor Monitoring

    Eric Zhengrong Li
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Ross Hayward & Prof Rodney Walker, QUT

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P6.07: Spatial Information Business Improvement Applications at Ergon Energy

    • Currently

      ROAMES Development Analyst, Ergon Energy

  • Jiang Li

    Intelligent Object Placement and Scaling in Virtual Decision Environments

    Jiang Li
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Ian Bishop, Uni Melbourne et al

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Jean-Philippe Aurambout, Department of Primary Industries, Victoria

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      University of Melbourne

  • Xin Liu

    Determination of the High Water Mark Height and its Location Along a Coastline

    Xin Liu
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr C Xia & Prof G Wright, Curtin University & Prof C Fraser, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Dr Lesley Arnold, Geospatial Frameworks

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      P2 - Automated Spatial Information Generation

    • Currently

      Awarded the Postgraduate Student of the Year Award at the Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards 2013; and the WA Spatial Excellence Awards

      Curtin University BIM Research Group (was at WA Dept of Planning)

  • Marco Marinelli

    Assessing Error Effects in Critical Application Areas

    Marco Marinelli
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Robert Corner, Curtin University

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Pat Gethin, CSBP

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)
      APA-Industry, Curtin University

    • Currently

      Research Scientist at Bureau of Meteorology, Perth

  • James McIntosh

    Comparison of the Spatial Accuracy of Disparate 3D Laser Point Clouds in Large Scale 3D Modelling and Physical Reproduction Projects for Large Cultural Heritage Structures

    James McIntosh
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Derek Lichti, Curtin University

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Sinclair Knight Merz

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      Studying toward PhD in CRCSI P4.51 at Curtin University

  • Dana Meng

    Filtering Technique for Interferometric Phase Images

    Dana Meng
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Assoc Profs Eliathamby Ambikairajah & Linlin Ge, UNSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI affiliated (Masters)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Premises Planner at NBN Co Limited

  • Steven Mills

    Visual Guidance for Fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Using Feature Detection and Tracking: Application to Power Line Inspection

    Steven Mills
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Drs Luis Mejias & Jason Ford, QUT

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI1 P6.07 - Spatial information business improvement applications at Ergon Energy
       

  • Alex Ng

    PsInSAR Radar Interferometry

    Alex Ng
    • Supervisor (academic)

      A/Prof Linlin Ge & Prof Chris Rizos, University of NSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Research Associate at Satellite Navigation and Positioning Lab (UNSW)

  • Joanne Poon

    Spatial Information Generation from High-resolution Satellite Imagery

    Joanne Poon
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Clive Fraser, University of Melbourne et al

    • Supervisor (industry)

      John Cazanis, Spatial Division, SKM

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Team Leader at SKM

  • Noor Raziq

    GPS Structural Deformation Monitoring: the Mid-Height Problem

    Noor Raziq
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Philip Collier, University of Melbourne
      Prof Clive Fraser, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Peter Ramm, Vic Dept of Sustainability & Environment

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      GNSS Research Fellow at Department of Spatial Information, Curtin University

  • Eric Richards

    The Use of High Resolution Satellite Data (IKONOS) in the Establishment and Maintenance of an Urban Geographical Information System

    Eric Richards
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr John Trinder, University of NSW

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mr Andrew McCleave, SKM

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Currently

      Department of Defence

  • Adam Roff

    Hyperspectral Imagery for Vegetation Management
    (Submitted thesis)

    Adam Roff
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Assoc Prof Geoff Taylor, University of NSW
      Dr Ray Merton

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Senior Spatial Analyst at NSW Office of Environment and Heritage

  • Eldar Rubinov

    Stochastic Modelling for Real-Time GNSS Positioning
    (Submitted thesis)

    Eldar Rubinov
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Phil Collier, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mark Judd, Geomatic Technologies

    • Funding

      CRCSI top-up scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P1.12 - Quality control issues for real-time positioning

    • Currently

      With 43pl Company ThinkSpatial (from a spell with Fugro)

  • Marcos Niño Ruiz

    Application of Rural Landscape Visualisation for Decision Making and Policy Development
    (Submitted thesis)

    Marcos Niño Ruiz
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Ian Bishop, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Dr Chris Pettit, AURIN

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P5.04: Collaborative Virtual Environments

    • Currently

      'Best Postgraduate Student‘ at the 2012 Victorian Spatial Excellence Awards

      AURIN Geospatial e-Enabler at University of Melbourne
      (Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network)

  • Zaffar Sadiq

    Modelling Spatial Variation of Data Quality in Databases

    Zaffar Sadiq
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Matt Duckham, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Geoff Lawford, Geoscience Australia

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Consultant at GHD, a 43pl member

      Honorary appointment within the Melbourne School of Engineering as a Senior Fellow

      2011 Young Spatial Professional of the Year, 7th Annual Victorian Spatial Excellence Award, SSSI Vic

  • Michael Schaefer

    Advanced Biomass Sensing Using Active Optical Sensors

    Michael Schaefer
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof David Lamb, University of New England

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Ron Bradbury, Technetium

    • Funding

      CRCSI affiliated (PhD)

    • Project

      P4.12 - Biomass Business

    • Currently

      Junior Research Fellow at AusCover Remote Sensing Group, Marine and Atmospheric Research, CSIRO

  • Asghar Tabatabaei

    Detection, Characterisation and Mitigation of Interference in Receivers for Global Navigation Satellite Systems

    Asghar Tabatabaei
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Andrew Dempster, University of NSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1

    • Currently

      Lecturer at University of NSW

  • Martin Tomko

    Destination Descriptions in Urban Environments

    Martin Tomko
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Dr Stephan Winter, University of Melbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Maurits van der Vlugt, NGIS

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Currently

      Lecturer, Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning at University of Melbourne

  • Roman Trubka

    Agglomeration Economies, Transport Infrastructure Appraisal and Land-use Planning

    Roman Trubka
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Peter Newman, Curtin University

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mike Chappell, Pracsys

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD)

    • Project

      P4.51 - Greening the Greyfields

    • Currently

      CRCSI P4.51 Research Fellow at Curtin University Sustainability Policy unit

  • Jun Wang

    RTK Integrity

    Jun Wang
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Drs Yanming Feng & Maolin Tang, QUT

    • Funding

      CRCSI affiliated (PhD)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P1.04 Delivering Precise Positioning Services in Regional Areas

    • Currently

      GNSS Development Analyst at Ergon Energy

  • Pan Peter Wang

    Real-Time Data Visualisation in Collaborative Virtual Environments for Emergency Management

    Pan Peter Wang
    • Supervisor (academic)

      Prof Ian Bishop & Dr Christian Stock, UMelbourne

    • Supervisor (industry)

      Mark Hallett, DSTO

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (Masters)

    • Project

      CRCSI-1 P5.04: Applications of Collaborative Virtual Environments

    • Currently

      GIS Programmer at Monash University

  • Kui Zhang

    Advanced InSAR Technologies

    Kui Zhang
    • Supervisor (academic)

      A/Prof Linlin Ge, University of NSW

    • Supervisor (industry)

      David Abernethy, Land & Property Information NSW

    • Funding

      CRCSI full scholarship (PhD) at UNSW

    • Currently

      Researcher at Satellite Navigation and Positioning Lab (UNSW)