Ruth Shaw

Dr Ruth Shaw

Postdoctoral Fellow

School of Physical Sciences

Faculty of Sciences


Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Optimising nanoparticle doped silica fibre sensors for mining and defence applications. Utilising Optically Stimulated Luminescence, Infrared Stimulated Luminescence, Thermoluminescence, Transmission Spectra, Laser Ablation and Scintillation.

Manager, Copper-Uranium Hub: Project management of the ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium. The Hub includes 10 partner organisations consisting of academics, researchers, students, technical staff, regulators and key stakeholders. This 5 year project is investigating new methods of removing non-target metals from copper concentrates.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Optimising nanoparticle doped silica fibre sensors for mining and defence applications. Utilising Optically Stimulated Luminescence, Infrared Stimulated Luminescence, Thermoluminescence, Transmission Spectra, Laser Ablation and Scintillation.

Manager, Copper-Uranium Hub: Project management of the ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium. The Hub includes 10 partner organisations consisting of academics, researchers, students, technical staff, regulators and key stakeholders. This 5 year project is investigating new methods of removing non-target metals from copper concentrates

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  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2016 Manager, ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium University of Adelaide
    2015 University Postdoctoral Fellow University of Adelaide
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2017 Research Award Competitive Evaluation Research Agreement (CERA) Program University of Adelaide and Defence, Science and Technology Group Australia $100,000
    2017 Research Award Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme University of Adelaide, IPHT Australia $25,000
    2016 Award University of Adelaide Club Letters Award University of Adelaide Australia
    2015 Award Deans Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence University of Adelaide Australia
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2011 - 2014 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
    1997 - 2000 Flinders University Australia BSc (Hons)
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  • Journals

  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2018 Shaw, R. E. (2018). Highly sensitive novel silica-based materials for radiation dosimetry.. Poster session presented at the meeting of 5th Asian and Oceanic Regional Congress on Radiation Protection. Melbourne, Australia.
    2013 Shaw, R. E. (2013). Waterlogging: a review of plant responses and crop models. Poster session presented at the meeting of lnternational society for plant anaerobiosis 11th annual conference. Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines.
  • Report for External Bodies

    Year Citation
    2018 Spooner, N., & Ottaway, D. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Fifth Sponsors Review Report.
    2018 Spooner, N. A., & Ottaway, D. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Sixth Sponsors Review Report.
    2018 Spooner, N. A., & Ottaway, D. J. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - Feb 2018.
    2018 Spooner, N. A., & Ottaway, D. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub 2018 Hub Objectives.
    2018 Shaw, R. E. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Fifth Six Monthly Sponsor Presentation.
    2018 Shaw, R. E. (2018). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Sixth Six Monthly Sponsor Presentation.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Third Six Monthly Sponsor Presentation.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Fourth Six Monthly Sponsor Presentation.
    2017 Spooner, N. A., & Ottaway, D. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub 2017 Hub Objectives.
    2017 Spooner, N. A., & Ottaway, D. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Third Six Monthly Report.
    2017 Spooner, N., & Ottaway, D. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Fourth Sponsors Review Report.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - July 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - July 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - July 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E., Ottaway, D., & Spooner, N. (2017). ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium: third six monthly report – January 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). 2016 ARC Annual Report for the Australian Copper-Uranium Translational Research Hub.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC 2017 Review - Australian Copper-Uranium Translational Research Hub.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium Second Six Monthly Report - January 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium Second Six Monthly Report - January 2017.
    2017 Shaw, R. E. (2017). ARC Research Hub for Australian Copper-Uranium Second Six Monthly Report - January 2017.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update - October 2016.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update - October 2016.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update - October 2016.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - March 2016.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Status Update Report - March 2016.
    2016 Ottaway, D., & Spooner, N. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Second Six Monthly Report - July 2016.
    2016 Ottaway, D., & Spooner, N. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Second Six Monthly Report - July 2016.
    2016 Lieberman, R., Krohn, D., & Mendez, A. (2016). Roadmap for the Development of the Photonics Industry in South Australia.
    2016 Lieberman, R., Krohn, D., & Mendez, A. (2016). Roadmap for the Development of the Photonics Industry in South Australia.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Second Six Monthly Sponsor Presentation.
    2016 Shaw, R. E. (2016). ARC Australian Copper-Uranium Transformational Research Hub Olympic Dam Field Trip Presentation.
  • Theses

    Year Citation
    2015 Shaw, R. E. (2015). Plant waterlogging: causes, responses, adaptations and crop models. (PhD Thesis, Thesis (Ph.D.) -- University of Adelaide, School of Biological Sciences, 2015).

$100,000 Competitive Evaluation Research Agreement (CERA) Program for 2017/2018 FY. Collaborating with DSTG on radiation-sensitive optical fibres for real-time distributed radiation sensing.

$25,000 Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme. 4 trips to IPHT (Germany) during 2017 and 2018 to collaborate on rare earth doped glass fibres for radiation dosimetry.

  • Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Email: ruth.shaw@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: The Braggs, floor 2
  • Room: 2 78
  • Org Unit: Physics

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