Aleksandra Van Hummel

Industry PhD project title: Developing an Australian Trust Index RACE University and Industry partners: QUT, Essential Energy Previous education and work background: 1st Class Honours Bachelor of Psychological Science Post-graduate certificate in behavioural economics What attracted you to the RACE Industry PhD?: The fact my project outputs will contribute to such an important, real-world problem. […]

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Bowen Zhang

Industry PhD project title: Data innovation for zero carbon buildings RACE University and Industry partners:  UTS and Buildingsalive Previous education and work background: Bachelor of Marketing Master of Information Technology I worked as a data analyst in a blockchain marketplace company, where I analysed and rated NFT projects based on metric and developed custom data […]

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Derick Rudson Goncalves de Lima

Industry PhD project title: Optimal planning and operational strategy for biogas power generation system design in wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) RACE University and Industry partners: UTS and Sydney Water Corporation Previous education: Masters in Electrical Engineering Bachelor in Electrical Engineering Work background: As an electrical engineer, I worked in the electricity market sector, where I […]

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Cynthia Coyne

Industry PhD project title: Off-grid Indigenous community microgrids RACE University and Industry partners: Griffith University, Horizon Power and Western Power Previous education: Master of Environmental Management (Cultural and Natural Resource Management) Bachelor of Environmental Science (Cultural and Natural Resource Management) Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Batchelor of Arts (Anthropology)   Work background: Over the previous […]

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Martin Egan

Industry PhD project title: How can the “customer first” and iterative approaches of successful Australian and International start-ups be applied to help the energy transition? RACE University and Industry partners: UTS and Solar Analytics Previous education and work background: Masters in Design thinking from  Central St Martins, University of Arts, London What attracted you to […]

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