The School of Mathematics and Statistics is proud of its graduates and their achievements. They have developed expertise in analytical thinking, reasoning and problemsolving—skills widely valued, easily transferable and highly respected by a range of employers. Our graduates have produced exceptional research across diverse areas of mathematics. View our research theses and links to online access, where available.

Christopher Bladwell, PhD, Water mass and timeaveraging budget methods for understanding ocean salinity and temperature change (Applied, Supervisors Jan Zika, Ryan Holmes, John Church, Trevor McDougall)
Daniel Boettger, PhD, The energetic, kinematic and geometric inception of wave breaking in deep and intermediate water (Applied, Supervisors Shane Keating, Michael Banner, Russel Morison and Xavier Barthelemey [Environment NSW])
Yudhistira Bunjamin, PhD, Group divisible designs with block size four (Pure, Supervisors Catherine Greenhill, Diana Combe and Julian Abel)
Zhi Yee Chng, PhD, On the Ramsey results of tree graphs versus generalised wheel graphs ( (Pure, Supervisors ThomasBritz, Anita Liebenau, Ta Sheng, Kok Bin Wong)
Youstina Elzahaby, PhD, Marine Heatwaves in the Tasman Sea: 3D Characteristics, Drivers and Predictability (Applied, Supervisors Amandine Schaeffer and Moninya Roughan)
Prosha Rahman, PhD, Statistical Analysis on Complexly Structured Data (Statistics, Supervisors Scott Sisson and Boris Beranger)
Dinh (Ryan) Tran, PhD, New NonConvex SparsityInducing Regularizations for Sparse Optimization (Applied, Supervisors Josef Dick, Thanh Tran and Guoyin Li)

Joshua Ho, PhD, A General Theory of Affine Geometry and Two Extensions of Hoehn’s Theorem (Pure, Supervisors Daniel Chan and Norman Wildberger)
Xiongwen Ke, PhD, Scalable Bayesian sparse learning in highdimensional model (Statistics, Supervisors Josef Dick and Yanan Fan)
Fiona Kim, PhD, Analysis of student evaluation of teaching surveys: assessing evidence of implicit bias using numerical and text data (Statistics, Supervisors Yanan Fan & Emma Johnston)
Jeffrey Kwan, PhD, Asymptotic analysis and ergodicity of the Hawkes process and its extensions (Statistics, Supervisors Feng Chen and William Dunsmuir)
Yandong Lang, PhD, Mathematical and Physical Methods to Construct Approximately Neutral Surfaces (Applied, Supervisors Trevor McDougall, Geoff Stanley and Jan Zika)
Thomas Lesgourgues, PhD, On the use of senders for minimal Ramsey theory (Pure, Supervisors Anita Liebenau and Catherine Greenhill)
Guanting Liu, PhD, Essays on strong and weak approximations of stochastic differential equations (Statistics, Supervisors Leung Chan, Libo Li and Spiro Penev)
Maeve McGillycuddy, PhD, Structured multivariate random effects in glmmTMB software for flexible mixed modelling with applications in ecology (Statistics, Supervisors David Warton and Gordana Popovic)
Alan Stoneham, PhD, AC(σ)Operators and Functions of Bounded Variation (Pure, Supervisor Ian Doust)
Zhuoshu (Kris) Wu, PhD, Optimal Stopping Problems with A Random Time Horizon (Statistics, Supervisors Libo Li, Ben Goldys and Jake Olivier)
Jiefei Yu, PhD, Pricing and hedging of VIX derivatives in modified stochastic models (Statistics, Supervisors Leung Chan and Feng Chen)
Ashwaq Zarban, PhD, Pricing of Exchange and Vulnerable Exchange Option with Regime Switching (Statistics, Supervisors Donna Mary Salopek, David Colwell and Jake Olivier)

Meiram Akhymbek, PhD, TrotterKato product formula and an approximation formula for a propagator in symmetric operator ideals (Pure, Supervisors Fedor Sukochev, Galina Levitina, Dmitriy Zanin)
Michael Denes, PhD, Transport and mixing by persistent and materially coherent ocean structures (Applied, Supervisors Gary Froyland and Shane Keating)
Farah El Rafei, PhD, Existence, uniqueness and approximation of solutions to the stochastic LandauLifshitzGilbert equation on the real line (Applied, Supervisors Thanh Tran and Ben Goldys)
Zhe (Bruce) Han, MSc, A modulated renewal Hawkes process and its application to modelling extreme midprice drops on cryptocurrencies (Statistics, Supervisors Feng Chen, Tom Stindl and William Dunsmuir)
Max Kulinich, PhD, A Markov chain method for weighting climate model ensembles and uncertainty estimation on spatially explicit data (Statistics, Supervisors Yanan Fan, Spiro Penev and Jason Evans (CCRC))
Kevin Limanta, PhD, Super Catalan Numbers and Fourier Summations over Finite Fields (Pure, Supervisors Norman Wildberger and Daniel Chan)
Sean Lynch, PhD, The Slivered Into Parts Method for Semilocal Zeta Functions (Pure, Supervisors Daniel Chan and Lee Zhao)
Robert Nguyen, PhD, New Statistical Tools for Understanding Australian Sport (Statistics, Supervisors David Warton and Jakub Stoklosa)
Gavin Robertson, PhD, Roundness, Negative Type and Bilipschitz Embeddings Into Hilbert Space (Pure, Supervisors Ian Doust and Denis Potapov)
Christopher Rock, PhD, Extracting features from eigenfunctions: higher Cheeger constants and sparse eigenbasis approximation (Applied, Supervisors Gary Froyland and Mark Holzer)
James Ross, MSc, Sampling uniform hypergraphs with given degrees, (Pure, Supervisors Catherine Greenhill and Thomas Britz)
Jun Ze Zhang, MSc, Complex structures on stratified Lie Algebras (Pure, Supervisors Alessandro Ottazzi and Professor Michael Cowling)

Saleh Salhan Almuthaybiri, PhD, Solutions to differential equations via fixed point approaches: New mathematical foundations and applications (Applied, Supervisors Chris Tisdell and Chris Goodrich)
YiLung Chen, PhD, Advances in Monte Carlo methods: Exponentially tilted sequential proposal distributions and regenerative Markov chain samplers (Statistics, supervisor Zdravko Botev)
Harry Crimmins, PhD, Statistical stability for deterministic and random dynamical systems (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Elliot Dovers, PhD, Fast methods for fitting logGaussian Cox Process models in Ecology (Statistics, supervisor David Warton)
Catheryn Gray, PhD, Mathematical modelling of Akt: insulin signalling and glucose metabolism (Applied, supervisor Adelle Coster)
Michaela Hall, PhD, Mathematical modelling of human immunodeficiency virus and human papillomavirus disease transmission dynamics, natural history, and control interventions (Applied, supervisors John Murray, Karen Canfell and Adelle Coster)
Ziyu (Nero) Li, MSc, Random Substitution Networks and Graph Fractal Dimensions (Pure, supervisor Thomas Britz)
Daniel Mackinlay, PhD, Essays in simulation and stochastic processes (Statistics, supervisor Zdravko Botev)
Eduardo Vitarelli de Queiroz, PhD, Characterising internal tides in a region of dynamic circulation: The East Australian Current at 27°S (Applied, supervisor Moninya Roughan)

Haya Aldosari, PhD, Asymptotic enumeration of sparse uniform hypergraphs, with applications (Pure, supervisor Catherine Greenhill)
Shaymaa AlShakarchi, PhD, Isomorphisms of BV(σ) and AC(σ) spaces (Pure, supervisor Ian Doust)
Fadi Antown, PhD, Linear response in dynamical systems: optimisation and finitetime coherent sets (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Carlos Aya Moreno, PhD, Shapepreserving waveletbased density estimation with applications to image analysis (Statistics, supervisor Spiro Penev)
Vincent Chin, Applications of Bayesian mixed effects model (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Raveen de Silva, PhD, Maximum generalised roundness of graph metric spaces (Pure, supervisor Ian Doust)
Simon Macourt, PhD, Exponential sums and additive combinatorics (Pure, supervisor Igor Shparlinski)
Nina Ribbat, PhD, High Resolution Circulation of the Hawkesbury Shelf Region, SE Australia: Mean, Variability and Transport Pathways (Applied, supervisor Moninya Roughan)
Thomas Scheckter, PhD, Martingale convergence techniques in noncommutative integration (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Kam Hung Yau, PhD, Distribution of integers with prescribed arithmetic structure and applications (Pure, supervisor Igor Shparlinski)

Peter Ayre, PhD, Hypergraphs: colourability, contiguity and rigidity (Pure, supervisor Catherine Greenhill)
Jinghao Huang, PhD, Derivations with values into ideals of a semifinite von Neumann algebra (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Manzoor Khan, PhD, Quantification and Estimation of Regression to The Mean for Bivariate Distributions (Statistics, supervisor Jake Olivier)
Adam Mammoliti, PhD, On the matching sequencibility, the ErdősKoRado Theorem and other unrelated stuff (Pure, supervisor Thomas Britz)
Edward McDonald, PhD, Double Operator Integration with applications to Quantised Calculus (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Anna McGann, PhD, Derivation of fractionalorder models from a stochastic process (Applied, supervisors Bruce Henry and Chris Angstmann)
Ramanan Rajkumar, MSc, Searching for a counterexample to Kurepa’s conjecture in average polynomial time (Pure, supervisor David Harvey)
KylieAnne Richards, PhD, Modelling the dynamics of the limit order book in financial markets (Statistics, supervisor William Dunsmuir)
Carlos Rocha, PhD, Simulated nutrient and phytoplankton dynamics in the East Australian Current system (Applied, supervisors Moninya Roughan and Paulina CetinaHeredia)
Timothy Siu, PhD, Order, randomness and orbit distributions for dynamics of birational maps over finite fields (Applied, supervisor John Roberts)
Eve Slavich, PhD, Sources of Uncertainty in Ecological Modelling  Modelling species and multiple species distributions (Statistics, supervisor David Warton)
Tom Stindl, PhD, Statistical inference for renewal Hawkes selfexciting point processes (Statistics, supervisor Feng Chen)
Wai Hong Tan, PhD, Predicting the popularity of tweets using the theory of point processes (Statistics, supervisor Feng Chen)
Sin Keong Tong, MSc, Generalised inversion frequency distribution (Pure, supervisor Thomas Britz)
Dominic Vella, Spectral asymptotics associated with Diractype operators (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Thomas Whitaker, Innovative methods for the analysis of complex and nonstandard data (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)

Zhi Yee Chng, MSc, On aspects of Ramsey theory (Pure, supervisor Thomas Britz)
Stephanie Clark, PhD, Advances in selforganizing maps for spatiotemporal and nonlinear systems (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Alexander Gilbert, PhD, QuasiMonte Carlo and multivariate decomposition methods for numerical integration problems with very high dimension  analysis, implementation and appication (Applied, supervisor Frances Kuo)
Yoshihito Kazashi, PhD, Approximation of random/stochastic partial differential equations (Applied, supervisors Ian Sloan and Quoc Le Gia)
Eric Kwok, PhD, Dynamic isoperimetry on graphs and weighted Riemannian manifolds (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Yuehua (Veronica) Li, PhD, Exploring roles of smallscale thermohaline structure on mixing and transport in the ocean (Applied, supervisor Trevor McDougall)
Huan (Jaslene) Lin, PhD, Novel likelihoodbased inference for symbolic data analysis (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Firouzeh Noghrehchi, PhD, Multiple imputation and access to likelihood based tools in missing data problems (Statistics, supervisors Spiridon Penev and Jakub Stoklosa)
Gennady Notowidigdo, PhD, Rational trigonometry of a tetrahedron over a general metrical framework (Pure, supervisor Norman Wildberger)

Bryce Kerr, PhD, On certain exponential and character sums (Pure, supervisor Igor Shparlinski)
Galina Levitina, PhD, Witten index, spectral shift function and spectral flow (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Gordana Popovic, PhD, Covariance modelling and inference for multivariate discrete data in ecology (Statistics, supervisor David Warton)
Guilherme Rodrigues, PhD, New methods for infinite and highdimensional approximate Bayesian computation (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Thais Rodrigues, PhD, Pyramid quantile regression (Statistics, supervisor Yanan Fan)
Juan Ignacio Ortega Piwonka, PhD, Stochastic models for optically trapped nanowires (Applied, supervisors Bruce Henry and Chris Angstmann)
Benoit Pasquier, PhD, The ocean's global iron, phosphorus and silicon cycles: inverse modelling and novel diagnostics (Applied, supervisor Mark Holzer)
Anna Tomskova, PhD, Multiple operator integrals: development and applications (Pure, supervisor Fedor Sukochev)
Damien Wee, PhD, Estimation of observation driven volatility models with intractable likelihoods  A sequential Monte Carlo approach (Statistics, supervisors William Dunsmuir and Feng Chen)
Xin Zhang, PhD, Probabilistic modelling of symbolic data and blocking collapsed Gibbs Samplers for topic models (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Mengzhe Zhang, PhD, Pricing derivatives under regimeswitching models (Statistics, supervisor Leung Chan)
Wanchuang Zhu, PhD, Bayesian computation of random Markov field and and its application in medical images (Statistics, supervisor Yanan Fan)

Boris Beranger, PhD, Modelling the dependence structure of multivariate and spatial extremes (Statistics, supervisors Scott Sisson and Michel Padoan)
Isaac Donnelly, PhD, Continuous and discrete time stochastic transport (Appiied, supervisors Bruce Henry and Chris Angstmann)
Xin Gao, PhD, A generalization of the BeurlingHedenmalm uncertainty principle (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
Ashish Goyal, PhD, Mathematical Modeling of Hepatitis D virus (Applied, supervisor John Murray)
Sabarina Shafie, PhD, Mixed finite element methods for nonlinear equations: a priori and a posteriori error estimates (Applied, supervisor Thanh Tran)
Louise Wilkinson, MSc, Exchangeability and Gmeasures (Pure, supervisors Anthony Dooley and Ian Doust)
Wei Wu, PhD, Limitations of dynamic programming approach: singularity and timeinconsistency (Statistics, supervisor Ben Goldys)
Houying Zhu, PhD, Discrepancy Bounds for Deterministic AcceptanceRejection Samplers (Applied, supervisor Josef Dick)

Shaun de Roza, MSc, A quantitative approach to Szemeredi's theorem using Heisenberg nilmanifolds (Pure, supervisor Anthony Dooley)
Randell Heyman, PhD, Topics in divisibility: pairwise coprimality, the GCD of shifted sets and polynomial irreducibility (Pure, supervisor Igor Shparlinski)
Nguyen Hong Le, PhD, FourFold Symmetry in Universal Triangle Geometry (Pure, supervisor: Norman Wildberger)
Francis Hui, PhD, Mixing it up: new methods for finite mixture modelling of multispecies data in ecology (Statistics, supervisor: David Warton)
Kwok Aun Tan, MSc, A nonhydrostatic atmosphere model for the simulation of stratospheric mountain waves (Applied, supervisors: Bill McKee, Trevor McDougall)
YuHeng Ting, MSc, Changes in southern ocean ventilation inferred from repeat hydrographies: a maximum entropy approach (Applied, supervisor: Mark Holzer)
Bo Wang, PhD, Modelling Individual Claim Development Processes in Long Tail Insurance Products (Statistics, supervisor: William Dunsmuir)
Yuguang Wang, PhD, Filtered polynomial approximation on the sphere (Applied, supervisor: Ian Sloan)

Ali Alkhaldi, PhD, The parabola in universal hyperbolic geometry (Pure, supervisor Norman Wildberger)
Joshua Capel, Classification of secondorder conformallysuperintegrable systems (Pure, supervisor Jonathan Kress)
Nick FewsterYoung, A priori bounds and existence results for nonlinear systems of singular, second order boundary value problems (applied, supervisor Chris Tisdell)
Kim Ngan Le, Numerical methods for the MaxwellLandauLifshitzGilbert equations (Applied, supervisors Thanh Tran/Ben Goldys)
Natalya Levenkova, MSc, Applications of graph theory to realworld networks (Pure, supervisor Catherine Greenhill)
James Nichols, PhD, QuasiMonte Carlo methods with applications to partial differential equations with random coefficients (Applied, supervisors Frances Kuo and Ian Sloan)
Stephen Maher, PhD, The Application of Recoverable Robustness to Airline Planning Problems (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Stephen Sanchez, The pnegative type behaviour of finite metric spaces (Pure, supervisor Ian Doust)
Robyn Stuart, Metastable sets in open dynamical systems and substochastic Markov chains (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Ilya Tregubov, The shallow water equations on the unit sphere with scattered data (Applied, supervisor Thanh Tran)
Julie Ellen Wood, The circulation on the continental shelf of southeastern Australia from 2009 to 2013 (Applied, supervisor Moninya Roughan)

Daniel Mansfield, PhD, The critical dimension as an invariant of Type III odometers (Pure, supervisors Tony Dooley and Catherine Greenhill)
Helen Macdonald, PhD, Numerical modelling of mesoscale eddies in the Tasman Sea (Applied, supervisor Moninya Roughan)
Alexandr Usachev, PhD, Subclasses of Dixmier (singular) traces and related classes of measurable operators, PhD, (Pure, supervisors Fedor Sukochev and Denis Potapov)
Ian Renner, PhD, Advances in presenceonly methods in ecology (supervisor David Warton)
Andrew Chernih, PhD, Multiscale Wendland radial basis functions and applications to solving partial differential equations (supervisors Ian Sloan, Rob Womersley and Thong Le Gia)
Timothy Glass, PhD, Affine processes: invariant measures and convergence (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Catheryn Gray, MSc, Sensitivity analysis of the insulin signalling pathway for glucose transport (Applied, supervisors Adelle Coster and Bruce Henry)
Robert Hazlewood, PhD, Categorising the operator algebras of groupoids and higherranked graphs, (Pure, supervisor Astrid an Huef)
Siti Amirah Abd Rahman, PhD, Freight train scheduling on a single line network (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Cuong Viet Tran, PhD, Convergence of time series processes to continuous time limits (Statistics, supervisors William Dunsmuir and Ben Goldys)

Michelle Dunbar, PhD, Minimising propagated delay in an integrated aircraft routing and crew pairing framework (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Boris Lerner, PhD, Line bundles and curves on a del Pezzo order (Pure, supervisor Daniel Chan)
Kundan Misra, MSc, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, the humanist agenda and the scientific method (Pure, supervisor James Franklin)

Dale Roberts, PhD, Equations with Boundary Noise (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Hugo BowneAnderson, PhD, The explicit construction of orders on surfaces (Pure, supervisor Daniel Chan)
Ognjen Stancevic, PhD, Escape and metastability in deterministic and random dynamical systems (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Peter Straka, PhD, Continuous time random walk limit processes (Applied, supervisor Bruce Henry)
Thanh Duong Pham, PhD, Pseudodifferential equations on spheres with spherical radial basis functions and spherical splines (Applied, supervisor Thanh Tran)
Lester Hing Fung Tsang, MSc, Bootstrapping linear models, and its applications (Statistics, supervisors David Warton and Sally Galbraith)

Gareth Peters, PhD, Advances in approximate Bayesian computation and transdimensional sampling methodology (Statistics, supervisor Scott Sisson)
Han Zhang, PhD, Levy stochastic differential geometry with applications in derivative pricing (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Nathan Pearce, PhD, Kernel methods for data analysis (Statistics, supervisor Matthew Wand)
Jan Baldeaux, PhD, Higher order nets and sequences (Applied, supervisor Iam Sloan)
Mehera Kidston, PhD, Parameter optimisations of a marine ecosystem model in the Southern Ocean (Applied, supervisors Richard Matear and Mark Baird)
Carlos Teixeira, Ocean dynamics of Spencer Gulf (Applied, supervisor John Middleton)

2009
Shuling Chen, PhD, A study of term structure of interest rates  theory, modelling and econometrics (Statistics, supervisors Ben Goldys and William Dunsmuir)
Atiya Zaidi, Existence and uniqueness of solutions to first order dynamic equations on time scales (Applied, supervisor Chris Tisdell)
Therese Keane, PhD, Combat modelling with partial differential equations (Applied, supervisors James Franklin and Gary Froyland)
Dalia Terhesiu, PhD, On the approximation of finite and infinite equilibrium states and some aspects of Young towers with nonintegrable return function (Applied, supervisor Gary Froyland)
Michael Roper, PhD, Implied volatility: general properties and asymptotics (Statistics, supervisor Ben Goldys)
Zhi Jun Guo, PhD, Small time asymptotics of implied volatility under local volatility models (Statistics, supervisors Ben Goldys and Rob Womersley)
Rupert MacCallum, PhD, Generalisations of the fundamental theorem of projective geometry (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
Jim Pettigrew, PhD, Characterising Singular Curves in Parametrised Families of Biquadratics (Applied, supervisors John Roberts and Bruce Henry)
Ibrahim Alhawari, MSc, High resolution nonhydrostatic numerical simulations for wind energy assessment over Libya (Applied, supervisor Russel Morison)
2008
Stephen Howe, PhD, The deprioritised approach to prioritised algorithms (Pure, supervisor Catherine Greenhill)
Caroline Ummenhofer, PhD, Interannual to interdecadal extratropical climate variability (CEDL, supervisor Matthew England)
Danesh Jogia, PhD, Algebraic aspects of integrability and reversibility in maps (Applied, supervisor John Roberts)
Robert Taggart, PhD, Evolution equations and vectorvalued Lp spaces: Strichartz estimates and symmetric diffusion semigroups (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
Terence Jegaraj, PhD, On small time asymptotics of solutions of stochastic equations in infinite dimensions (Statistics, supervisor Ben Goldys)
Ariyani, PhD, The generalized continuous wavelet transform on Hilbert modules (Pure, supervisors Tony Dooley and Astrid an Huef)
2007
Raed Raffoul, PhD, Functional calculus and coadjoint orbits (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Benjamin Waterhouse, PhD, New developments in the construction of lattice rules. Applications of lattice rules to highdimensional integration problems from mathematical finance (Applied, supervisor, Ian Sloan)
Paul Leopardi, PhD, Distributing points on the sphere: Partitions, separation, quadrature and energy (Applied, supervisors Ian Sloan and Rob Womersley)
Alex Sen Gupta, PhD, Global ocean ventilation and Southern Hemisphere climate variability using observations, oceanic, atmospheric and coupled climate models (CEDL, supervisor Matthew England)
Jack Hall, MSc, Some branching rules for GL(N,C) (Pure, supervisor Norman Wildberger)
2006
David Maher, PhD, Brownian motion and heat kernels on compact lie groups and symmetric spaces (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Willem Sijp, PhD, The effect of the Drake Passage and subgridscale eddy parametrization on the global thermohaline circulation (CEDL, supervisor, Matthew England)
Venta Terauds, PhD, Extensions of functional calculus for Banach space operators (Pure, supervisor, Ian Doust)
Craig Arthur, PhD, The Flinders current and upwelling in submarine canyons (Applied, supervisor, John Middleton)
Frank Reid, MSc, The weakly nonlinear stability of an oscillatory fluid flow (Applied, supervisor, Peter Blennerhassett)
2005
Ben Warhurst, PhD, Jet spaces as nonrigid Carnot groups (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
Ed Cripps, PhD, Bayesian variable selection and covariance selection in Gaussian linear regression (Statistics)
Helen Armstrong, PhD, Bayesian estimation of decomposable Gaussian graphical models (Statistics, supervisor Rob Kohn)
Agus Santoso, PhD, Evolution of climate anomalies and variability of Southern Ocean water masses on interannual to centennial time scales
Xie Shuguang, PhD, Stochastic heat equations with memory in infinite dimensional spaces
Jaclyn Brown, PhD, The kinematics and dynamics of crosshemispheric flow in the Central and Eastern Equatorial Pacific (with CSIRO Marine Research, Hobart; winner of Royal Society of Tasmania's award for best PhD, 2007)
Kevin Sun, MSc, Aspects of G2
2004
Peng Xu, PhD, A computational model for the assessment and prediction of salinisation in irrigated areas (Applied, supervisors Shao and Leslie)
Bill Cruickshank, PhD, Vershik systems and nonsingular ergodic theory (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Josef Dick, PhD, Digital lattice rules: multivariate integration and discrepancy estimates (Applied, supervisor Ian Sloan)
Kassem Mustapha, PhD, Analysis of fully discrete element methods with quadrature for second order nonlinear parabolic and hyperbolic problems (Applied, supervisors Ganesh and Sloan)
Keith Rogers, PhD, Real and padic oscillatory integrals (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
AnnMarie Wong, PhD, Deep convection processes off the coast of Adelie Land, East Antarctica (Applied, supervisors J.H.F. Middleton and W. McKee)
Haixiong Zhuang, PhD, Parameterizations of atmosphereocean and atmosphere land surface interactions, with an application to the Australian Monsoon (Applied, supervisors Shao and Leslie)
Eunjoo Jung, Numerical simulation of Asian dust events: the impacts of convective transport and wet deposition (Applied, supervisors Shao and Leslie)
Glenn Grice, MSc, Constant speed flows and the nonlinear Schrodinger equation (Applied, supervisors C. Rogers and W. Schief)
Oldrich Klima, MSc, Analysis of a subelliptic operator on the sphere in complex Nspace (Pure, supervisor Michael Cowling)
Catherine Morgan, MSc, Robust optimization with applications to naval force structure (Applied)
2003
Daniela Leonte, PhD, Flexible Bayesian modelling of gamma ray count data (Statistics, supervisor David Nott)
Chi Mak, PhD, On complex reflection groups G (m,1,r) and their Hecke algebras (Pure, supervisor Jie Du)
Bradley D. Morris, MSc, Infragravity waves on the Sydney Coast (Applied)
Matthew Maccallum, Msc, The long term behavior of some interacting particle systems (Statistics)
2002
Moninya Roughan, PhD, On the East Australian Current: Upwelling and Separation (Applied, supervisor Jason Middleton)
An Li, PhD, Computational modelling of sediment entrainment and motion in atmospheric surface layer(Applied, supevisor Yaping Shao)
Lixin Qi, PhD, Cutoff low pressure systems over southern Australia (Applied, supervisor Lance Leslie)
Zhou Wang, PhD, A numerical model for the study of sediment diagenesis, ironphosphorus dynamics, and microphytobenthos (Applied, supervisor Yaping Shao)
Peter Robin Oke, PhD, The efffects of the East Australian Current on the nearshore zone (Applied, supervisor Jason Middleton)
Peter M. Tate, PhD, The rise and dilution of buoyant jets and their behaviour in an internal wave field (Applied)
Atsushi Kawai, PhD, Pricing and hedging swaptions in the LIBOR market model (Stats/Applied, supervisors Ben Goldys/Rob Womersley)
Eric Schulz, PhD, AirSea Flux Parametrizations in Shallow Tropical Sea (Applied, supervisors Brian Sanderson, Frank Bradley, Mike Banner)
Kevin J. Dahl, PhD, Neural network applications of high frequency financial timeseries prediction (Pure, supervisor Jim Franklin)
2001
Paul Rothnie, PhD, Bilinear integration and the FeynmanKac formula (Pure, supervisor Brian Jefferies)
Xuan Jiang, PhD, Nonergodicity in symmetry Hamiltonians and the reliability of numerical simulations (Applied, supervisor Bruce Henry)
Bruce William Buckley, PhD, Realtime prediction of significant weather near the Tasman Sea: High resolution numerical weather prediction studies (Applied, supervisor Lance Leslie)
Peter Francis Coutis, PhD, Currents, coasts and cays: a study of tidal upwelling and island wakes (Applied, supervisor Jason Middleton)
Peter Wright, PhD, On process capability indices for processes with symmetric tolerances (Stats, supervisor William Dunsmuir)
Renato David Ghisolfi, PhD, Oceanic fronts off the southern Brazilian coast (supervisor Bill McKee)
Jinbao Song, PhD, Breaking of surface gravity waves (Applied, supervisor Mike Banner)
Chris Aiken, PhD, Stochastic forcing of nonnormal coastal flows (Applied, supervisor Jason Middleton)
Zhanhai Gao, PhD, Modelling human immunodeficiency virus and Hepatitis C virus epidemics in Australia (Applied, supervisor John Murray)
2000
Clio Cresswell, PhD, The discrete Painleve equations: hierarchies, Backlund transformations and singularity confinement (Applied, supervisors Nalini Joshi and Bruce Henry)
Kin Hoong Chung, PhD, Compact actions and harmonic analysis (Pure, supervisor Tony Dooley)
Hua Lu, PhD, An integrated wind erosion modelling system with emphasis on dust emission and transport (Applied, supervisor Yaping Shao)
Nino Toronjadze, PhD, The change set problem (Stats, supervisor E. Khmaladze)
Karen Karmen Lau, PhD, Multistage quadratic stochastic programming (Applied, supervisor Rob Womersley)
Helen Jane Reid, PhD, Modelling coastally trapped wind surges over southeastern Australia (Applied, supervisor Lance Leslie)
Christopher Jude Amies, PhD, Mathematical optimisation of radiation treatment of tumours (Applied, supervisor J. Murray)
Brenden Craig Ashton, PhD, Functions of bounded variation in two variables and AC(sigma) operators (Pure, supervisor Ian Doust)
Anthony Joseph Corr, PhD, Finite dimensional representability of forward rate and LIBOR models (Statistics, supervisor Ben Goldys)
Ekatherine Shinjikashvili, PhD, Extremes and probabilities of crossing high and medium levels (Statistics, supervisor E. Khmaladze)
Xiang Wang, PhD, A new generalised Jacobian and its application in nonsmooth optimization (Applied, supervisor V. Jeyakumar)
Jose Henrique Gomes de Mattos Alves, PhD, A saturationdependent dissipation source function for windwave modelling applications (Applied, supervisor Mike Banner)
Mauro Cirano, PhD, Wintertime circulation within the Southeast Indian Ocean: A numerical study (Applied, supervisor John Middleton)
Duncan Smith, MSc, The families of period 1 of 2groups of coclass 3 (Pure, supervisor Rod James)
1999
Gary Bruce Brassington, PhD, High order methods for computational geophysical fluid dynamics (Applied, supervisor Lance Leslie)
Ian Roderick Campbell, PhD, On the application of the TakesakiBichteler representation theory to C*algebra crossed products by actions and coactions (Pure)
Parviz Irannejad, PhD, Impact of land surface scheme structure on the prediction of soil moisture and surface energy fluxes (Applied)
Guanglu Zhou, PhD, Algorithms for variational inequalities and minimizing a sum of norms (Applied, supervisor. L. Qi)
1998
Leonie B. Burgess, PhD, Orthogonal main effect plans and an extension to resolution V
Pritha Das, PhD, Modelling of ocean tides
Andrew Francis, PhD, Centres and centralizers of IwahoriHecke algebras
Mark T. Gibbs, PhD, Baroclinic processes in the Sydney coastal ocean
Jiuzhao Hua, PhD, Representations of quivers over finite fields
Kenan M. Matawie, PhD, Recursive residuals in generalised linear models
Bassam Mourad, PhD, Generalized doublystochastic matrices and inverse eigenvalue problems
William L. Peirson, PhD, On the dynamics and kinematics of microscalebreaking wind waves
Yi Zeng, PhD, Approximation of the boundary in Galerkin boundary element methods
Yuan Zou, PhD, Weighted median filters and related nonlinear filters with applications in image processing
Adrian D. Banner, MSc, The geometry of symmetric spaces and Clifford algebras
Marina Therese De Gabriele, MSc, Internal wave shear modes
1990s
Genevieve Mortiss, PhD, Average coordinate entropy and a nonsingular version of restricted orbit equivalence, 1997
Gui Shan Li, PhD, Inference for the tail of a distribution using extreme order statistics, 1997
Zengxin Wei, PhD, Convergence properties of some methods for nonlinear optimization, 1997
Mark Tatam, PhD, Fluid dynamics of a thin film at an edge, 1997
Eunice Mureithi, PhD, Effects of thermal buoyancy on the stability properties of bounday layer flows, 1997
Wei Chen, PhD, An observational study of the variability of the ocean wind stress and sea surface roughness, 1997
Milton S. Speer, PhD, Observational and modelling studies of Australian severe weather, 1997
Jose Antonio M. Lima, PhD, Oceanic circulation on the Brazilian shelf break and continental slope at 22oS, 1997
Tanudjaja Soetojo, PhD, American option valuation in Gaussian HJM, 1996
Wilfried H. Paus, PhD, Sum of squares manifolds: the expressibility of the LaplaceBeltrami operator on pseudoRiemannian manifolds as a sum of squares of vector fields, 1996
Yuk Wing Cheng, PhD, Construction of optimal changeover designs, 1996
Houyuan Jiang, PhD, Variational inequalities and complementarity problems, 1996
Handan Cetin, PhD, Generalized linear mixed models in ANOVA and survival analysis settings, 1996
Jennifer S.K. Chan, PhD, Regression models for correlated binary data, 1996
Dimitrios Politis, MSc, Collocation and Galerkin methods for the approximate solution of linear and nonlinear differential equations, 1996
Didi Prahara Mudigdo, MSc, A fully spectral iterative elliptic solver in sigmacoordinates, 1996
Thang Cao, PhD, Adaptive and additive multilevel methods for boundary integral equations, 1995
Julian Abel, PhD, On the existence of balanced incomplete block designs and transversal designs, 1995
Timothy N. Langtry, PhD, Algebraic and diophantine methods in the investigation of lattice quadrature rules, 1995
Brian Dorofaeff, PhD, An invariant associated with completely bounded approximate units on the Fourier algebra of a Lie group, 1995
Rodney Halburd, PhD, Integrable systems: their singularity structure and coalescence limits, 1995
Michael John Cornwall, PhD, Brownian motion and heat kernels in Lie groups, 1994
Xiao Qi Yang, PhD, Generalized secondorder directional derivatives and optimality conditions, 1994
Tom Deniss, PhD, Three studies of ocean dynamics, 1994
Andrew M.G. Forbes, PhD, Acoustic thermometry of ocean climate: precursors, 1994
Michael Buckley, PhD, Estimation and inference for smooth signals, 1994
Kian Hoe Chew, PhD, Edge colourings and total colourings of graphs and multigraphs, 1994
Thanh Tran, PhD, Localisation and higher order averaging for boundary integral equations, 1994
Xiaosu Zheng, MSc, Fully discrete qualocation methods for the first kind boundary integral equations, 1994
Mark Johnston, MSc, Geometry and the SineGordon equation, 1994
Sann Myint, PhD, Modulated nonlinear waves, 1993
Ian D. Hoffman, PhD, Lognormal processes in finance, 1993
Geena Gwan, PhD, A polyhedral method for the three index assignment problem, 1993
Yuan Wu, PhD, Repeated measures analysis, 1993
Christopher K. Carter, PhD, On Markov chain Monte Carlo methods for linear space modelling, 1993
Sudhana Subramani, MSc, On sums of singular values, 1993
A.P. Snelson, MSc, Solving stochastic generalized networks, 1993
Clyde Arnold McGilchrist, DSc for series of statistical papers, 1992
Mark Craddock, PhD, Symmetry groups of partial differential equations and harmonic analysis, 1992
Harapan Tobing, PhD, Recursive estimation for multivariate regression models, 1992
Huu Hung Bui, PhD, Morita equivalence of crossed products, 1992
Maria Caridad Natividad, MSc, Generalized convex alternative theorems and cone constrained optimization, 1992
Chi Fan Schrijver, MSc, Positive trigonometric sums of VietorisBrownHewitt type, 1992
Gui Shan Li, MSc, Some studies in the structure of ergodic flows, 1992
LiShiang Wang, MSc, Algorithms for extended linearquadratic programming, 1992
Zhaorong Jiao, PhD, Generalized mixed models, 1991
Hendra Gunawan, PhD, Maximal functions and harmonic analysis, 1991
Madeleine L. Cahill, PhD, Two studies of the coastal ocean response to low frequency wind forcing, 1991
Zijun Wang, PhD, Testing for extreme value domain of attraction and estimating high quantiles, 1991
Huy Thang Cao, MSc, Positive solutions of potential systems involving Sobolev critical exponent, 1991
Ratna Herdiana, MSc, Optimal drug regimens in compartment models, 1991
Scott B. Power, PhD, Circulation in lakes, channels and the coastal ocean, 1990
1980s
Hang Fai Yeung, PhD, On some statistical phenomena concerning the number and size of summands in partitions of numbers, 1989
James P. Denier, PhD, Perturbation methods in the theory of waves and bifurcation phenomena, 1989
Jeffrey A. Hogan, PhD, Fourier uncertainty on groups, 1989
Yi Yan, PhD, First kind boundary integral methods for twodimensional potential problems with singularities, 1989
David M. Byron, PhD, G exchangeability and the construction of distributionfree statistics, 1989
Jennifer Randall, PhD, The heat equation and generalized Heisenberg groups, 1989
Robert W. Rutledge, PhD, The use of geometric transformations in geostatistical estimation, 1989
Yuzhou Yu, MSc, Neutral surfaces and some characteristics of the world's oceans, 1989
Kevin P. Mansfleld, PhD, Induced representations of crossed products by coactions, 1988
Brian R. Cullis, PhD, Analysis of repeated measures data from designed experiments, 1987
David Angell, PhD, Mahler's method in transcendence theory, 1987
Anthony E. Dixon, PhD, Topics on interfacial and surface waves, 1987
Sunil Kumar, PhD, A new collocationtype method for the numerical solution of Hammerstein equations, 1987
Robert J. Mills, PhD, A posteriori error estimates in computational fluid mechanics, 1987
Barry Flynn, MSc, Some properties of modular equations and the partition function, 1987
Bernard Kachoyan, PhD, Stability in finite containers, 1986
Robert Sing Yan Wong, PhD, On the dictionary between ergodic transformations, Krieger factors and ergodic flows, 1986.
Susanti Lianto, PhD, Recursive estimation in the general linear model, 1986
Ian Boyd, PhD, A mathematical model of the business cycle, 1986
Shahaboddin Ghahreman, PhD, Extrema of Gaussian processes by simulation, 1986
Milan Pahor, MSc, The structure of certain twisted crossed products, 1986
Paul Racki, MSc, Fourier uncertainty inequalities, 1985
Percy P.H. Gessa, MSc, A Fourier approximation method for steady waves over two layers of fluid of different densities, 1985
Samuel Krass, PhD, The ndimensional Diophantine approximation constants, 1984
Fernando Viera, PhD, The generation of water waves by travelling pressure disturbances, 1984
Peter G. Hornby, PhD, Eigenvalue approximation methods for quantum lattice hamiltonians, 1984
Kar Hung Wong, PhD, On the computational algorithms for the timelag optimal control problems, 1984
Mark Francis Collins, PhD, Distributionfree tests of subhypotheses, 1984
Kamel Ariffin bin Mohd Atan, PhD, Newton polyhedra and estimates for exponential sums, 1984
Richard J. Wilson, PhD, A study of model random fields, 1984
Claus Petr, MSc, Positive solutions of a nonlinear KleinGordon equation, 1984
Dennis Acreman, PhD, Asymptotic analysis of partition identities, 1983
Victor Charles Drastik, PhD, Minimum mean squared error estimation, 1983
Lindsay A. Peters, PhD, Solutions of field equations in general relativity with spinor connection, 1983
Philip John Kachoyan, PhD, Nonlinear effects in laminar flow over wavy surfaces, 1983
Leslie J. Hills, PhD, Time series in medical research, 1983
Jane Marie Lake, PhD, Raikov systems and abstract harmonic analysis, 1982
P.M. Duxbury, PhD, Finite lattice methods in one and two dimensional quantum spin systems, 1982
John Forbes Hughes, PhD, Invariants of regular homotopy and bordism of low dimensional immersions, 1982
Francis G. Garvan, MSc, Some congruence properties of the partition function, 1982
Zhan Sheng Wu, PhD, On the optimal control of a class of hyperbolic systems, 1981
Peter Petocz, PhD, Upcrossings by oscillatory processes and their envelopes, 1981
Judy M. Simpson, PhD, The genetic analysis of quantitative traits in humans, 1981
Ronald Lindsay Sandland, PhD, Stochastic growth processes, 1980
Donald W. Reid, PhD, On the computational methods for the optimal control of distributed parameter systems, 1980
Kenneth Reid Vost, PhD, Temperature prediction in underground airways, 1980
Felicity Alison Dewar, MSc, Solution of Fredholm integral equations by the Galerkin and iterated Galerkin methods, 1980
1970s
Michael D. Hirschhorn, PhD, Developments in the theory of partitions, 1979
Neil Ormerod, PhD, Integral kernels and Dirichlet series, 1979
Hugh Macpherson, PhD, Some studies of waveseabed interactions, 1979
A.C. Gleeson, PhD, The statistical analysis of plant control experiments, 1978
Sahala N. Nababan, PhD, On the optimal control of delay differential systems, 1978
John M. Murray, MSc, On a computational algorithm for a class of timedelay optimal control problems, 1978
Andrew M. Adams, MSc, Applications of the GelfondBaker method to elementary number theory, 1978
Richard Nicholas Reddan, MSc, Translation properties of measures and Nemytskii sets, 1978
Alan G. De'ath, MSc, The influence of topography and a shear current on progressive waves in a nonBoussinesq fluid, 1978
Geoffrey H. Smith, PhD, Analytic extension of Riemannian manifolds, 1977
David Mooney, MSc, On the Diophantine equation xm + ym = zn, 1977
Ian Boyd, MSc, Optimal control of production firm models, 1977
Robert O. Blackwell, PhD, Some existence theorems in the theory of doctrines, 1976
Peter Nickolas, PhD, Free topological groups and free products of topological groups, 1976
Leigh Sneddon, MSc, The application of decimation renormalization transformations to the critical behaviour of twodimensional Ising spin systems, 1976
Robert J. Adler, PhD, Excursions above fixed levels by random fields, 1975
Michael Charles Cullinan, PhD, On the structure of geometries with spinortype connexion, 1975
Peter G. Gipps, PhD, Development and manipulation of mathematical models of traffic flow, 1975
Robert William Perry, PhD, Analytic functions over Banach algebras, 1975
Lyle Beresford Shaw, PhD, Thermal conductivity of liquid metals, 1975
Andrew Ian Macfarlane, MSc, Topological objects in elementary topoi, 1975
Neville de Mestre, PhD, LowReynoldsnumber flows : the application of fundamental singularities, 1974
Sangbok David Hahn, PhD, Variabilities of hydrological properties of coastal waters off eastern Australia and their associated factors, 1974
Geoffrey Peter Kirkwood, PhD, A discrete Round Robin queueing model, 1974
Geoffrey Lewis, PhD, Coherence for a closed functor, 1974
John Robert Macdonald, PhD, Some aspects of the HartreeFock method, 1974
Gregory Charles Leonard Searle, PhD, A sequential test with power one and its application to cusum charts, 1974
Peter N. Jones, MSc, Analysis of hydrological recession curves, 1974
Peter Lind, MSc, Properties of and estimation in the Thomas distribution, 1974
John William Rice, PhD, Functional calculi and the structure of operators, 1973
Sam H. Huxham, PhD, Probability models and extreme value theory, 1973
Peter G. Gipps, MSc, Response surfaces under transformations of the independent variables, 1973
Don Julian Bennett, MSc, Paired comparisons with more than two response categories, 1973
Ronald James McKay, PhD, Simultaneous procedures in discriminant and regression analysis, 1973
Brian John Day, PhD, Construction of biclosed categories, 1970
Roman M. Matlak, PhD, Study of limit cycles of an autonomous system of differential equations, 1970
James M. McPherson, PhD, Wild knots and arcs in a 3manifold, 1970
Jane E. Reeves, PhD, Bayesian estimation in the firstorder autoregressive series, 1970
Before 1970
Lynne Billard, PhD, Sequential tests for twosided alternative hypotheses, 1969
Phillip Morris Diamond, PhD, Fractional iteration of functions of several variables, 1969
Anthony J. Guttmann, PhD, Numerical studies in phase transition, 1969
Christopher Lucas, PhD, Theoretical problems in the quantum mechanics of a three nucleon system, 1969
Douglas J. Mitchell, PhD, Statistical mechanics of assemblies of charged particles, 1969
Peter G. Trotter, PhD, A canonical basis for ideals of polynomials in several variables and with integer coefficients, 1969
Warren P. Wood, PhD, Waves in neutral and ionized gases, 1969
Peter Anthony O'Kelly, PhD, A feasibility study of trial function methods for the computation of optimal controls, 1968
Jack Gray, PhD, An investigation of properties and solutions of certain functional equations, 1968
Alfred J. van der Poorten, PhD, Simultaneous polynomial approximation of functions, 1968
Nola G. Cooper, PhD, Persistent currents in an ideal Bose gas, 1968
William G. Gibson, PhD, Investigations in the quantum mechanical threebody problem, 1968
Mark O. Diesendorf, PhD, On the application of diagram perturbation techniques in equilibrium plasma theory, 1968
Constantine Malanos, MSc, Nonlinear programming, 1968
Colin Pask, PhD, Studies in the nuclear threebody problem, 1967
Brian Davies, PhD, Some aspects of the nuclear threebody problem, 1967
Clyde ("Charles") A. McGilchrist, PhD, Plant competition experiments, 1966 (Statistics: Supervisor Jim Douglas)
Morgan Alfred Hanson, PhD, Some aspects of mathematical programming, 1965
Colin Thompson, PhD, Investigations in the theory of superconductivity, 1964
George M. Tallis, PhD, Truncation, grouping and the construction of distributions with special reference to normal populations, 1964 (Statistics: Supervisor Jim Douglas)
Maxwell H. McKay, PhD, A theoretical investigation of resonance absorption in nuclear reactors, 1964
Alex Reichel, PhD, Some temperature effects in nuclear reactors, 1962
Angus Henry Low, PhD, Some aspects of fluid flow past porous barriers and surfaces, 1960
Hans Wieler, MSc, Some New types of quality control charts designed to reduce the amount of inspection and the sensitivity to nonnormality of the parent distribution, 1956
Austin Keane, PhD, A problem in finite strain and its possible geophysical applications, 1955