HDR Graduates

Dr. Saber Taghavipour

Graduated PhD 2018

"Characterisation of Concrete Materials Using Non-Destructive Wave-Propagation Testing Techniques"

Principal Supervisor: Associate Professor Sergiy Kharkivskiy
Co-Supervisors: Professor Bijan Samali, Doctor Won Hee Kang, Doctor Olivia Mirza

Dr. Rui Li

Graduated PhD 2018

"Seismic properties of jooints composed of CFST columns and RBS composite beams"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Bijan Samali
Co-Supervisors: Professor Zhong Tao

Dr. Rathnayake Mudiyanselage Dileepa Nuwan Rathnayake

Graduated PhD 2017

"Evaluating Sewer Corrosion Control Options Using a Novel Laboratory Scale Sewer System"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Sathaa Sathasivan
Co-Supervisors: Doctor Bal Krishna Kc

Ms Zahra Esmati 

Graduated Research Masters 2017

"Microwave Antennas for Infrastructure Health Monitoring"

Principal Supervisor: Associate Professor Sergiy Kharkivskiy
Co-Supervisors: Professor Bijan Samali

Dr. Xin Yu 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Concrete Made with Steel Slag and Waste Glass and its Application in Concrete-Filled Steel Tubular Columns"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Zhong Tao
Co-Supervisors: Doctor Fedelis Mashiri, Doctor Tian Yi Song, Doctor Zhu Pan

Dr. Mahdi Moosa Zadeh 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Novel Ultra Wideband Antennas for Microwave Imaging Applications"

Principal Supervisor: Associate Professor Sergiy Kharkivskiy
Co-Supervisors: Professor Bijan Samali

Dr. Parveen Khanehzaei 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Effects of Thermal and Seepage Actions on Seismic Response of Roller Compacted Concrete Dams"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Bijan Samali
Co-Supervisors:  Doctor Chunwei Zhang

Dr. Md Ashraful Islam 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Advanced Microwave Embedded Sensors for Infrastructure Health Monitoring"

Principal Supervisor: Associate Professor Sergiy Kharkivskiy
Co-Supervisors:  Associate Professor Samanthika Liyanapathirana

Dr. Devaka Manoj Abeysing Jayawardana Yapa 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Wireless Sensor System for Infrastructure Health Monitoring"

Principal Supervisor: Associate Professor Sergiy Kharkivskiy
Co-Supervisors:  Associate Professor Samanthika Liyanapathirana, Doctor Xinqun Zhu

Dr. Shamila Salek 

Graduated PhD 2017

"Mechanical, Structural and Microstructural Investigations of a Novel Concrete for Special Structural Applications"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Bijan Samali
Co-Supervisors: Doctor Richard Wuhrer, Doctor Georgius Adam

Dr. Md Kamrul Hassan 

Graduated PhD 2016

"Behaviour of Hybrid Stainless-Carbon Steel Composite Beam-Column Joints"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Zhong Tao
Co-Supervisors: Doctor Olivia Mirza, Doctor Tianyi Song

Dr. Mohammad Yousuf 

Graduated PhD 2015

"Static and Impact Behaviour of Hollow and Concrete Filled Steel Columns"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Zhong Tao
Co-Supervisors: Associate Professor Fidelis Mashiri, Professor Brian Uy

Dr. Brendan James Kirkland 

Graduated PhD 2015

"Behaviour and Design of Composite Steel-Concrete Beams Subject to Flexure and Axial Load"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Zhong Tao
Co-Supervisors:
Doctor Olivia Mirza, Professor Brian Uy

Dr. Mohamed Adel Nabeeh Abdelaziz Ghannam 

Graduated PhD 2015

"Behaviour of Concrete-Filled Stainless Steel Columns Under Fire Conditions"

Principal Supervisor: Professor Zhong Tao
Co-Supervisors:
Associate Professor Fidelis Mashiri, Doctor Tian Yi Song

Dr. Steven Lamb 

Graduated PhD 2013

“The Effect of Wind-Induced Tall Building Motion on Occupant Comfort, Wellbeing and Work Performance”

Principal Supervisor: Professor Kenny Kwok
Co-Supervisors: Professor Vaughan Macefield, Professor Nigel Bond, Professor Darren Walton