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PhD Students

Portrait of Emily Nabong

Emily Nabong

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering)

Emily's research focuses on strategies for alleviating the impacts of climate change on vulnerable populations. Her past research and volunteer experience in the Philippines has led to a specific interest in improving resiliency through sustainable community-based approaches and bridging the gaps between decision makers and affected groups.

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Arvin Hadlos

Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering)

Arvin's research is looking at indigenous and local knowledge in disaster risk reduction. His work focuses on post-earthquake housing reconstruction in Ivatan communities in the Philippines.

Undergraduate Students

Portrait of Vanathy Arudselvan

Vanathy Arudselvan

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil)

Portrait of Isaac Besarra

Isaac Besarra

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil)

Portrait of Dominica Crosby

Dominica Crosby

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil)

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Sarah Cross

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil)

Jasmine Gray

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) and Commerce

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Ivy He

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) and Science

Sarah Healey

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) and Science

Portrait of Sophie Lloyd

Sophie Lloyd

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) and Commerce

Portrait of Tatiana Skwarko

Tatiana (Tia) Skwarko

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) and Design in Architecture

Lab Leadership

Portrait of Aaron Opdyke

Dr Aaron Opdyke

Lecturer in Humanitarian Engineering

I study disasters and infrastructure in resource-constrainted communities. My research seeks to strengthen preparedness for and recovery after disaster and conflict, through the lens of safe and equitable shelter and settlements.

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