Industry Research Fellowships recipients

Program Period Project Location Sector Amount
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Transforming Queensland Tourism with Micro-transport

Dr Abraham Leung


Griffith University $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
New methane mitigation technology to increase Queensland’s beef industry sustainability

Dr Diogo Costa


Central Queensland University $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Cheaper greener Queensland: Optimising renewable fuel production from mixed-waste

Dr Jahirul Islam


Central Queensland University $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Development of Sustainable Shotcrete using Cullet

Dr Mehdi Serati


The University of Queensland $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Novel statistical estimation of fugitive methane emissions using drones

Dr Sebastian Hoerning


The University of Queensland $160,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Advancing Queensland nut industry using machine vision

Dr Shahla Hosseini Bai


Griffith University $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Production of value-added products from waste fire extinguishers and tyres

Dr Tak Kim


Griffith University $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Integrating waste plastics into sleepers for sustainable railway infrastructure

Dr Wahid Ferdous


University of Southern Queensland $160,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Early detection of chronic health conditions using AI prediction model

Dr Xujuan Zhou


University of Southern Queensland $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
RNA vaccines for next generation crop protection: Facilitating adoption

Dr Anne Sawyer


The University of Queensland $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Using AI to save lives: identifying deteriorating patients earlier

Dr Anton van der Vegt


The University of Queensland $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Enhancing pandemic preparedness through nucleic acid Nanopatch skin vaccination

Dr Christopher McMillan


The University of Queensland $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Innovating avocado for indoor cropping - Advanced climate-smart production systems

Dr Christopher O'Brien


The University of Queensland $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Graph-based learning approaches for monitoring clinical outcome of stroke patients

Dr Guohun Zhu


The University of Queensland $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Advanced Engineered Materials from Queensland Natural Resources

Dr John Outram


Queensland University of Technology $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Artificial Intelligence Enabled Mine Site Rehabilitation

Dr Kien Nguyen


Queensland University of Technology $360,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Novel and Sustainable Protective Concrete Seawall Infrastructure

Dr Omar Alajarmeh


University of Southern Queensland $240,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Using artificial intelligence to increase gas supply

Dr Ruizhi Zhong


The University of Queensland $160,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2021
Robust cathode materials for next-generation high-energy-density and low-cost lithium-ion batteries

Dr Xia Huang


The University of Queensland $160,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Telehealth services to support people with autism

Associate Professor David Trembath


Griffith University $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
A Queensland Tourism Workforce Crisis Resilience and Recovery Plan

Associate Professor Richard Robinson


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Anti-viral surfaces to protect Queensland hospitals

Dr Alka Jaggessar


QUT $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Evaluating potential treatments and vaccine candidates

Dr Belinda de Villiers


Griffith University $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Identifying secondary bacterial infections using AI

Dr Brian Forde


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Improving the uptake of remote rehabilitation technology

Dr Camila Shirota


Griffith University $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
A rapid test for detecting COVID-19

Dr Christopher Howard


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Antibody-rich plasma as an effective treatment

Dr Craig Bell


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Evaluating the Nanopatch for delivering vaccines

Dr David Muller


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Mitigating future risks from contaminated waste water

Dr Elsa Antunes


James Cook University, Townsville $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
An anti-viral cleaner to reduce surface transmission

Dr Heather Shewan


UQ $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Assessing COVID-19 in urban water systems

Dr Ji Liu


UQ $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
A new biotechnology platform to develop vaccines and diagnostics for emerging viruses, including COVID-19

Dr Jody Hobson-Peters


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Re-purposing an existing anti-inflammatory drug

Dr John Lee


UQ $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Helping rebuild the arts sector

Dr Kate Power


UQ $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
A rapid method for detecting COVID-19

Dr Kristyan Guppy-Coles


QUT $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
New drugs to prevent and cure respiratory failure

Dr Lisa Philip


QUT $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Repurposing a promising anti-cancer drug

Dr Mark Adams


QUT $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Protecting people with kidney disease and diabetes

Dr Mitchell Sullivan from the Mater Research Institute


$300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Turning sugarcane waste into personal protective equipment

Dr Nasim Amiralian


The University of Queensland (UQ) $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Helping health workers make the right call when treating critically-ill patients

Dr Nicole White


QUT $55,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Understanding the secondary infections causing people to get seriously sick or die from COVID-19

Dr Olusola Olagoke from the University of the Sunshine Coast


$90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Impact of COVID-19 on regional and rural hospitals

Dr Priya Martin


Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service $90,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Using AI to prevent suicides

Dr Rajib Rana from the University of Southern Queensland


$300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Crisis management toolkits for Queensland industries

Dr Tristan Casey


Griffith University $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Remote tech to assist the coal-mining industry to continue operations during a pandemic

Dr Xumeng Chen


UQ $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Critical training for frontline healthcare workers

Dr Yoriko Kikkawa


Griffith University $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
A point-of-care diagnostic test for the rapid detection of COVID-19

Dr Yusuf Kaneti


UQ $300,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Rapid manufacture of respirator face-masks using 3D printing

Ms Naomi Paxton


QUT $180,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2020
Supporting young Indigenous people with mental health issues

Professor Janya McCalman


Central Queensland University $150,000
Industry Research Fellowships 2019
A more sensitive blood test for prostate cancer

Associate Professor Jyotsna Batra


Queensland University of Technology $300,000
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