Honour Roll 2010

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Name Institution and Research interest

Accountancy & Information Systems

Professor Christine Cooper University Strathclyde Business School, UK 
The impact of accounting in our everyday lives
Professor Andrew Terry University of Sydney, Australia
Business Law and International Franchising Law 

Biological Sciences

Dr Kevin J McGraw Arizona State University, USA 
Behavioural ecology, especially animal colouration
Professor George H Lorimer
(Bio Chemistry)
University of Maryland, USA 
Enzymology of photosynthesis; biological chemistry; enzyme mechanisms; study of Rubicso

Chemical & Process Engineering

Professor Phillip C Wankat Purdue University, USA 
Separation processes and improving engineering education


Professor Philip Doble University of Technology Sydney, Australia 
Capillary electrophoresis; high performance liquid chromatography; mass spectrometry; liquid chromatography
Associate Professor Peter Geissinger University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA 
Physical chemistry - quantum mechanics; spectroscopy; reaction dynamics; statistical thermodynamics
Professor Vickie McKee Loughborough University, UK 
Synthetic & structural aspects of coordination chemistry; use of geometric factors to control metal-metal interactions; x-ray crystallography
Dr Paul J Wyatt University of Bristol, UK 
Research & practice of teaching & learning in chemistry, research in organic synthesis

Civil and Natural Resources Engineering

Professor Michel Bruneau University at Buffalo, USA
Behaviour of structural systems with particular emphasis on earthquake engineering
Professor Alfred Shalom Hakkert Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel 
Traffic engineering and road safety
Professor David Purser Hartford Environmental Research, UK 
Human behaviour in fire, toxicology of combustion products, fire chemistry, fire investigation & litigation, environmental hazards of combustion products
Professor David Scott Curtin University of Technology, Australia 
Construction management-economic evaluation, development technology, monitoring & controlling project costs, management techniques, feasibility & planning
Professor Daniel Yoder University of Tennessee, USA
Hydrologic monitoring and modelling, emphasizing soil erosion/delivery  and water quality

Communication Disorders

Professor Barbara Cone University of Arizona, USA
Evoked potentials; electrophysiological assessments for audiology; speech perception; paediatric audiology hearing screening; auditory neuropathy
Professor Mary Louise Edwards Syracuse University, USA
Speech language, child phonology, linguistics
Professor David B Hawkins Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, USA
Audiology; hearing aids; rehabilitation of persons with hearing loss; benign positional vertigo

Computer Science and Software Engineering

Professor Benedict du Boulay University of Sussex, UK
Artificial intelligence in education
Associate Professor Lynn Lambert Christopher Newport University, USA
Computer science education
Professor Keith Martin University of London, UK
Cryptography; key management; wireless and mobile security

Economics and Finance

Professor Hope Corman Rider University, USA
Health economics, crime and education
Associate Professor Cary Deck University of Arkansas, USA
Economics of organisations, industrial organisation, economics of management and strategy
Professor Jonathan Klick University of Pennsylvania Law School, USA
Econometrics, Empirical law and economics, public choice and public policy
Professor Morten Lau Newcastle University, UK (now Durham University) 
Econometrics, risk and uncertainty, intertemporal choice, behavioural economics, experimental economics
Professor Michael McAleer Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Anti-trust, financial econometrics, intellectual property, macroeconometrics, modelling environmental systems, philosophy of science, risk analysis
Professor Max Stearns University of Maryland, School of Law, USA
Law and economics, public choice
Associate Professor Julian Wright National University of Singapore, Singapore
Industrial organisation, competition policy and network economics

Educational Studies and Human Development

Dr David Mills University of Oxford, UK 
Doctoral education & supervision, academic practice & reform in 'research economy', history of social sciences, ethnography, higher education Africa

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Professor Veit Elser Cornell University, USA
Diffraction imaging; projection algorithms; solid state physics
Professor Michael Fiddy University of North Carolina, USA
Inverse problems and optical engineering
Professor Syed Jafar University of California, Irvine, USA
Wireless communications and information theory
Professor Terry Peters University of Western Ontario, Canada
Medical imaging
Professor Gregory J Pottie University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Communication systems: specialising in wireless systems and wireless sensor networks


Dr Digby Race Charles Sturt University, Australia
Community forestry

Gateway Antarctica

Dr Denzil G M Miller Australia
Environmental management of Antarctica


Professor Graham Bentham University of East Anglia, UK
Environmental conditions on health with a particular interest in the impacts of global environmental change
Dr Peter Langdon University of Southampton, UK
Reconstructive past environmental change using qualitative & quantative techniques, palaeolimnology & palaeoecology, geochronology

Geological Science

Dr Michael O'Neal University of Delaware, USA
Quaternary geology, climatic geomorphology, earth surface processes, geochronology, remote sensing, geographic information, geologic mapping
Professor Kevin Furlong Pennsylvania State University, USA
Lithospheric geodynamics, geologic hazards; mathematical modelling and geophysics

Humanities and Creative Arts

Professor Clifford Ando
Classics Programme
University of Chicago, USA
Roman history, religion and law

Professor Glenn Willmott

Queen's University, Canada
Modernism, graphic narrative, cultural theory, literature and economics
Professor William H Chafe
Duke University, USA
American history of the 20th century; politics; recent biographer of the Clintons
Dr Thomas Forster
Philosophy Programme
University of Cambridge, UK
Logic, philosophy of mathematics, set theory, combinatorics, & others, incl. cognitive science
Professor Terence Horgan
Philosophy Programme 
University of Arizona, USA
Metaphysics, philosophy of mind, psychology & language; epistemology, philosophy of Metaethics, philosophy of science, logic, decision theory
Dr Peter Smith
Philosophy Programme 
University of Cambridge, UK
Mathematical logic; philosophy of language; philosophy of mind

Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Professor Diane Massam
Linguistics Programme
University of Toronto, Canada
Syntactic theory, especially case and agreement systems; formal structure of Niuean
Professor Janet Pierrehumbert
Linguistics Programme
Northwestern University, USA
Laboratory phonology


Professor Sara Carter University of Strathclyde, Scotland
Gender issues within management development and entrepreneurship
Professor N Chanaka P Edirisinghe University of Tennessee, USA
Linear & stochastic programming theory & applications; financial portfolio optimisation models, fundamentals analysis, risk measures & management
Professor Bulent Menguc Brock University, Canada
Professor Morgan P Miles University of Warwick, UK (now School of Management, University of Tasmania) 
Entrepreneurship; marketing; corporate venturing; corporate social responsibility

Mathematics and Statistics

Professor Lisa Carbone  - Joint Fellowship Rutgers University, USA 
Automorphisms of trees, lattices, Kac-Moody groups, applications to high-energy physics
Professor Konstantin Mischaikow - Joint Fellowship Rutgers University, USA 
Dynamical systems, computational homology and dynamics, mathematical biology
Professor Hans Feichtinger University of Vienna, Austria
Mathematics (wavelets/harmonic analysis)
Professor James Oxley Louisiana State University, USA
Professor Tommaso Proietti University of Rome, Italy
Time series analysis, forecasting, seasonal adjustment
Professor Glen van Brummelen Quest University, Canada
Mathematics; history of mathematics

Mechanical Engineering

Professor Arvin Agah University of Kansas, USA 
Cognitive robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles, mobile sensors and instrumentation, intelligent systems
Professor Yuris Dzenis University of Nebraska, USA 
Advanced nanomaterials, nanomanufacturing processes, structural composites, intelligent predictive NDE
Professor Colin Hansen University of Adelaide, Australia 
Acoustics & vibration including active noise & vibration control
Professor Anil Saigal Tufts University, USA 
Materials science
Professor Steven van Sciver Florida State University, USA 
Cryogenics (fluid flow; heat and mass transfer; properties of materials and fluids)

National Centre for Research on Europe

Professor Sung-Hoon Park Korea University, South Korea 
EU-Korea Relations, FTAs, EU-Asian Regionalism

Physics and Astronomy

Associate Professor Charles Hellaby University of Capetown, South Africa 
Cosmology and general relativity
Associate Professor Scott Palo University of Colorado, USA 
Meteor radar, large scale atmospheric dynamics, remote sensing, electronics & signal processing, engineering design
Professor John S Gallagher III University of Wisconsin, USA
Structure and evolution of galaxies


Associate Professor Kevin Shockley University of Cincinnati, USA 
Complex systems, perception, nonlinear dynamics, human factors
Professor Donald G Stein Emory University School of Medicine, USA 
Behavioural neuroscience and neurology
Professor Peter Dowrick University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
Video self-modelling

College of Science

Professor Lou Reinisch  Jacksonville State University, USA 
Science and entrepreneurship; physics; medical physics