Project Information
Study As
Full Time
Principal Supervisor
Dr Ki Kim
Main Campus
Mawson Lakes

Applications Close
09 Oct 2023
Study Level
Applications Open To
Domestic Candidate or International Candidate
All domestic students are eligible for a fee waiver. Find out more about fees and conditions.
Project Stipend:
32,500 p.a. available to domestic applicants only
Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.
For further support see our step-by-step guide on how to apply , or contact the Graduate Research team on +61 8 8302 5880, option 1 or email us at You will receive a response within one working day.
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Academic Unit
At the forefront of cross-disciplinary collaboration, UniSA STEM is developing the next wave of innovative thinkers and new possibilities. Harnessing connections across science, technology, engineering and mathematics, we create innovative solutions and groundbreaking developments across teaching, learning and research.
Industry Sector
Engineering & construction
See how UniSA researchers are developing sustainable, profitable solutions for the engineering and construction industry.
Engineering & Construction
Investigating the behaviour of crushable soils using the discrete element modelling
Dr Khoi Nguyen
Scholarship available
Closing 29 September 2023 11:30 PM (ACST)

Engineering & Construction
Development of green concrete with recycled plastic and metakaolin for resilient structures
Associate Professor Thong Pham
Scholarship available
Closing 21 September 2023 11:30 PM (ACST)

Engineering & Construction
Development of composite decking for application in jetties
Dr Reza Hassanli
Scholarship available
Closing 09 October 2023 11:30 PM (ACDT)

Engineering & Construction
Augmenting Construction Quality: Integrating BIM and AR for Efficient Defect Management
Dr Jorge Ochoa Paniagua
Closing 10 October 2023 11:30 PM (ACDT)

Ultrathin nanotech promises to help tackle antibiotic resistance
Floating sea farms: a solution to feed the world and ensure freshwater by 2050
Hard yacca: grass skirts are a life saver for many animals, but fire and disease threaten their survival
Tall Poppy working on a smart solution to heal wounds and prevent scars
If you wish to develop your own project please review our guidelines and contact the Graduate Research Admissions team if you have any questions. 
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