Honour Roll 1999

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Name Institution and Research interest

Accountancy, Finance & Information Systems

Prof Dieter Fink Edith Cowan University
Information systems security; information technology
Assoc Prof Andrew L Terry The University of New South Wales
Fair trading law; franchising law.

Chemical & Process Engineering

Prof Em. Rubin Battino Wright State University
Thermodynamics, particularly of gases and liquids.
Prof Henry R Bungay III Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Bioprocess engineering; biomass refining; environmental engineering
Dr John C Chen Lehigh University
Fluid flow and heat transfer in vapour liquid systems and particle gas systems
Prof Jerzy Petera Technical University of Lodz
Chemical engineering; continuum mechanics; transport processes; mathematical modelling; finite element analysis


Prof William Clegg University of Newcastle
Structural crystallography.
Prof Robert F Curl Rice University
Physical chemistry.
Dr Stephen Fletcher CSIRO, Australia
Electrochemistry; surface science.
Prof Nobuhiro Fusetani University of Tokyo
Chemistry of bioactive marine natural products; marine bio-fouling
Prof Martin Vala University of Florida
Spectroscopy; photochemistry; quantum theory.

Civil Engineering

Dr Malcolm D Bolton Cambridge University
Geomechanics; geomechanical engineering; centrifuge testing
Prof Gerhard H Jirka Universitat Karlsruje, Germany
Environmental fluid mechanics.
Prof Nicholas P Jones The John Hopkins University
Engineering mechanics; structural dynamics; earthquake engineering
Prof Thomas D O'Rourke Cornell University
Geotechnical earthquake engineering.
Prof Ted S Vinson Oregon State University
Geotechnical engineering.

Civil Engineering/Forestry

Dr Robert A Douglas University of New Brunswick
Forestry road design, materials and construction.

Computer Science

Prof Dr Jorg Biethahn Universitaet Goettingen, Germany
Simulation modelling and strategy games.
Prof Glen G Langdon Jr University of California at Santa Cruz
Data compression; digital systems and architecture.
Prof Allen B Tucker, Jr Bowdoin College
Computer science education; programming languages; natural language programming
Dr Beverley P Woolf University of Massachusetts
Artificial intelligence in education; 3-D computer animations


Dr Anindya Banerjee University of Oxford
Prof B Curtis Eaton Simon Fraser University
Applied microeconomics including game theory; industrial organisation; technology
Prof Joop Hartog University of Amsterdam
Econometrics; labour economies
Prof Pierre L Siklos Wilfrid Laurier University
Monetary economics; macroeconomics; applied econometrics


Prof Richard C Anderson University of Illinois
Educational psychology; cognitive psychology; reading

Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Prof Michael J Kelly University of Surrey
Semiconductor devices and electronics; microelectronics
Prof Rick P Millane Purdue University
Image recovery; X-ray crystallography; fibre diffraction
Prof John O'Reilly Glasgow University
Control systems
Prof Gerald B Sheble Iowa State University
Power system analysis, optimisation and deregulation


Prof Anton Gosar University of Ljubljana
Geography of tourism.
Assoc. Prof Ian G McKendry The University of British Columbia
Climatology, especially local wind systems and pollution in urban areas
Prof Roger F McLean The University of New South Wales
Physical coastal processes; coastal landforms; global climate and sea level change

Geological Sciences

Prof Ralph J Archuleta University of California
Seismology and strong ground motion studies; earthquake dynamics & tectonics of Sth California
Prof Bernard E Leake Cardiff University
Petrology of igneous and metamorphic rocks; mineralogy of the amphibole group


Prof Peter J Cain Sheffield Hallam University
Political economy of British imperialism; history of theories of Imperialism


Prof Jennifer E Coates Roehampton Institute, London
English language and literature, especially the speech of women
Prof Alice C Harris Vanderbilt University
Historical processes underlying syntactic change.


Prof Jack P C Kleijnen Katholieke University Brabant, Neth.
Management science, including information systems
Prof Herbert J Rotfeld Auburn University
Advertising; advertising law and regulation promotion; services marketing
Prof William H Starbuck New York University
Strategic management; organisation behaviour
Profesor Werner J Ulrich University of Fribourg
Management science, systems theory

Mathematics & Statistics

Prof Mark Boyce Un. of Wisconsin at Stevens Point
Mathematical ecology
Prof Lou Fishman University of New Orleans
Mathematics of wave propagation
Associate Prof Jotun Hein University of Aarhus, Denmark
DNA sequence analysis; computational biology; population genetics
Prof Edward B Saff University of South Florida
Approximation theory; potential theory; orthogonal polynomials; complex analysis; numerical dualysis
Prof Joseph A F Thas University of Ghent
Finite geometry; generalised quadrangles

Mechanical Engineering

Prof Dan B DeBra Stanford University
Precision mechanical engineering; instrumentation & control; satellite tests of the general theory of relativity
Prof. Em. Stuart M Dickinson The University of Western Ontario
Vibrations and stability of structures
Assoc Prof Ken R Fyfe University of Alberta
Computation accoustics
Prof Dr Peter Hagedorn Institut for Mechanik
Dynamics and vibration
Dr Antony R Mileham University of Bath
Design and simulation of manufacturing systems; management of technology innovation; risk management
Dr George Spanos US Naval Research Laboratory
Materials science and technology

Philosophy & Religious Studies

Prof William Demopoulos The University of Western Ontario
Analytic philosophy
Prof Jay L Garfield Smith College, Boston
Philosophy of mind; philosophy of technology; Buddhist and Indian philosophy
Prof Jerrold Levinson University of Maryland
Aesthetics; metaphysics; philosophy of mind

Physics & Astronomy

Prof Colin A Bates University of Nottingham
Condensed matter theory
Dr Frank C Fekel Tennessee State University
Binary stars; active chromosphere stars; astronomical spectroscopy & interometry
Prof Wayne K Hocking The University of Western Ontario
Radar observations of the atmosphere; turbulence; meteors

Plant & Microbial Sciences

Dr Gijsbert M Lokhorst Leiden University
Taxonomy and phylogeny of green algae.


Prof Sandra L Calvert Georgetown University
Developmental psychology; children and the media
Prof William Ickes The University of Texas - Arlington
Social psychology
Prof David C Rubin Duke University
Memory, especially autobiographical memory and everyday memory
Assoc Prof Colleen Ward The National University of Singapore
Cross-cultural psychology

Speech & Language Therapy

Prof Jon F Miller University of Wisconsin-Madison
Child language development and disorders
Prof David E Yoder The University of North Carolina
Augmentative and alternative communication; speech and language disorders in severely disabled populations


Prof Thomas T Chen University of Connecticut
Genetics and molecular biology of fish growth regulation
Assoc Prof Janusz M Gebicki Macquarie University
Biochemistry; free radical chemistry; radiation chemistry
Prof Robert Montgomerie Queen's University
Animal behaviour; evolutionary biology; statistics