Summary

Project TitleYearStudentExternal and Academic Co-MentorsExternal Organisations involvedUWA Schools involvedProject typeSectorUWA CMRG’s involved
Predictive Geospatial Statistical Modelling of Sewer Fat and Tree Root Blockages2017Fabian D’Agnone"Joe Standring, Berwin Turlach, Melinda Hodkiewicz"Water Corporation (Industry funded)UWA Maths & Statistics UWA MechCEED & Masters of Professional Engineering (MPE)WaterComplex Systems Modelling Group (CSMG) & System Health Group (SHG)
Statistical Modelling of Water Pipe Failure Clustering2017Ashleigh Ballantyne"David Burton, Michael Small Melinda Hodkiewicz"Water Corporation (Industry funded)UWA Maths & Statistics UWA MechCEED & Masters of Data ScienceWaterCMSG & SHG
AM Plan for corporate desktop computers2017Stephanie LyeTim French Melinda HodkiewiczUWA CSSE & UWA ITMPEInfrastructureSHG
Effect of UV on 3D printed vs conventional nylon2017Shrena Shah"Tim Sercombe, Adrian Keating Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPETesting infrastructureSHG
Simulation and Optimisation of Freight Preventative Maintenance Scheduling2017Deion Bonser"Lyndon While, Mark Reynold, Melinda Hodkiewicz "UWA CSSEMPETransport"Remote Operations, Scheduling & Logistics (ROSL) & SHG"
Optimising Maintenance Scheduling of Remote Assets2017Alastair Chin"Lyndon While, Mark Reynold, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA CSSEMPEMining"Remote Operations, Scheduling & Logistics (ROSL) & SHG"
Measuring cell balance in series Lithium systems2017Max ChapmanMelinda HodkiewiczUWA Mech.BPhil 2nd yearSensorsSHG
Water Quality monitoring sensor kit for remote locations2016"Abdul Aziz, Eren Gungor, Thomas McKeon, Yi Qi Ye, Zhihong Yuan""Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"BHP BillitonUWA MechELEC5552 — EE Design ProjectSensorSHG
Visualisation of geological data using head mounted VR technology2016Zhihua Jia"Tim French, Richard Durham, Jonathan Knipsel, Melinda Hodkiewicz""UWA CSSE, UWA CEME, Pawsey"MPEMiningSHG
Modelling Temperature Aging of Nitrile Rubber Rings With Step-Stress Accelerated Testing2016Levin Lian"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPETesting infrastructureSHG
Identifying Degradation in Brushless Motors Through Performance Testing2016Kaiden McCarthy"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPEDronesSHG
Automated Data Contextualisation for Decision Support2016Tom McKeon"Tim French, Wei Li, Melinda Hodkiewicz u"Confidential (Industry funded)UWA CSSEMPEMiningSHG
An Ontology Development Framework For the Manufacturing and Resources Industry2016Kaelen Sinclair"Tim French, Wei Liu, Melinda Hodkiewicz"Confidential (Industry funded)"Confidential, UWA CSSE"Bachelor Comp Sci HonoursMiningSHG
Machine Learning Methods for Dynamic Dispatching in Supply Chains2016Abdul Aziz"Tim French, Ed Cripps, Melinda Hodkiewicz"Confidential (Industry funded)"Confidential, UWA CSSE"MPEMining"Remote Operations, Scheduling & Logistics (ROSL) & SHG"
"Application of Reflective Distance Sensors to Measurement in a Rotating, Translating Environment"2016Alex Stephens"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPESensor developmentSHG
Mine Haulage and Maintenance Simulation and Optimization2016Zihao Xu"Lyndon While, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA CSSEMPEMining"Remote Operations, Scheduling & Logistics (ROSL) & SHG"
Accelerated Degradation Testing Facility2015"Abdul Aziz, Berney Bao, Thomas McKeon, Rohan Mehra, Nikola Petranovic, Xin Zheng Tan""Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.ELEC5552 — EE Design ProjectTesting infrastructureSHG
Setting Asset Performance Targets2015Daniel Green"Sugandree Muruvan, Stijn Masschelein, Rob Schoenmaker, Melinda Hodkiewicz"Water Corporation (Industry funded)"UWA Business School, TU Delft"MPEWaterSHG
Measuring the effectiveness of social networks in the communication of engineering research2015Tom Henderson"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPECommunicationSHG
Characterising the Performance of LED Reflective Distance Sensors2015Sahil Khubchandani"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPESensor developmentSHG
The Effect of Operator Components on Heavy Mobile Equipment Reliability2015Tyler Radomiljac"Melinda Hodkiewicz, Mark Ho"UWA Mech.MPEMiningSHG
The Impact of Driver-Related Components on the Reliability of Mining Excavators2015Zac Batsioudis"Melinda Hodkiewicz, Mark Ho"UWA Mech.MPEMiningSHG
Active Magnetic Bearings – A rotordynamic and reliability analysis2015Hannah Downie"Andrew Lee Steere & Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"Woodside (Industry funded)UWA Mech.CEED & MPEOil and GasSHG
Predicting Pump Failure using Joint Models with Longitudinal and Time-to-event Data2015Anthony Ebert"Ed Cripps, Melinda Hodkiewicz""UWA Statistics, UWA Mech."Honours in StatisticsWaterSHG
A Risk Prioritisation Tool for Cultural and Arts Infrastructure2015Andrew Pham"Derren Foster & Christine Soo , Melinda Hodkiewicz"Dept. Culture & the Arts (Industry funded)"UWA Business School, UWA Mech."CEED & MPEInfrastructureSHG
Performance testing of DC Electric Motors2015Alex Clegg"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPEDronesSHG
The Design and Construction of a Low Cost Accelerated Aging Facility2015Michael Bartle"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.MPETesting infrastructureSHG
Tool Tracking Project2015Natasha Terpu and William Wong"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.BPhil 2nd yearTesting infrastructureSHG
Web-hosted data quality tool for .csv files2015"Michael Wise, Alastair Chin et al""Tim French, Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz""UWA CSSE, UWA Mech"CITS3200 Design ProjectInfrastructureSHG
Energy harvesting using Transformer B-Field2015Michael Lan"Adrian Keating, Melinda Hodkiewicz"UWA Mech.BPhil 2nd yearSensor developmentSHG