Dr Ganija is a University of Adelaide Research Fellow within the Optics and Photonics research group and a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration. His research includes the development of high-power near infrared cryogenic lasers for a variety of industrial, remote sensing and defense applications, and for next-generation gravitational wave detectors; and blue lasers for medical applications.
Professor Andrew Skuse is Head of the Department of Anthropology and Development Studies and manages the Applied Communication Collaborative Research Unit (ACCRU). He holds an undergraduate degree from the School of Oriental and African Studies and a Ph.D. in Social Anthropology from University College London. His professional work focuses on how the poor interact with information resources and how these resources affect areas such as livelihoods, health, education, peace-building and social equity.
Dr Ehsan Sharifi
PhD in Architecture – Applied Science (UniSA)
B. Architectural Engineering (UT); M. Architecture (UT); M. Sustainable Design (UniSA)
I graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Physics from the University of Sheffield, UK, in 1995 and worked for several years in the area of Photonics at the Pakistan Institute of Lasers and Optics, before receiving a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Hull, UK, in 2006. In 2006 I was with the National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST), Pakistan. During 2006-2007 I was with the Kochi University of Technology, Japan, on a postdoctoral research fellowship from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
Dr Nicola Eastaff-Leung
AHMS Transition Manager - Infrastructure Office