Sam Doecke

Mr Sam Doecke

Grant-Funded Researcher (B)

Centre for Automotive Safety Research

Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology


Mr Sam Doecke (B.E. [Automotive]) is a Research Fellow who has worked at the Centre for Automotive Safety Research (CASR) at the University of Adelaide since 2007. Sam manages CASR at-scene in-depth crash investigations and has been a key part of CASR’s research on emerging vehicle technologies including Intelligent Speed Assist, Autonomous Emergency Braking and Connected Vehicles. He is also concurrently undertaking a PhD looking at speed and risk of serious injury in crashes

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2007 - ongoing Research Fellow University of Adelaide, Adelaide
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2016 Award 2016 Intelligent Transport Systems Australia Research Award Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress
    2011 Award Highly commended paper award Australasian College of Road Safety Conference
    2011 Award Best Practitioners Paper Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference
    2010 Award Peter Vulcan Awards for Best Research Paper (as lead author) Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference
    2009 Award Peter Vulcan Awards for Best Research Paper (as co-author) Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference Australia
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2003 - 2006 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Engineering (Automotive)
  • Research Interests

  • Position: Grant-Funded Researcher (B)
  • Phone: 83137297
  • Email: sam.doecke@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 82324995
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Engineering Annex, floor 1
  • Org Unit: Centre for Automotive Safety Research

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