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PROF WILLIAM MORAN

Positions

Overview

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  • Professor Bill Moran is the Scientific Director of the Defence Science Institute (DSI) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Melbourne.

       

Affiliation

Member of

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Member 1995 -
  • American Mathematical Society. Member 1978 -
  • Australian Mathematical Society. Member 1976 -
  • London Mathematical Society. Member 1967 -
  • Sectional Committee for Information and Computational Science, Australian Academy of Science. Member 2002 - 2006
  • Sectional Committee for Applied Science, Australian Academy of Sciences. Member 1992 - 1996
  • Committee of Mathematical Sciences, Australian Academy of Sciences. Chair 1988

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Investigator on

Additional Grant Information

  • 2013-2015: M. Duckham, A. Kealy, W. Moran, K. Tolhurst, C. Vecchiola, A. Rawlinson, L. Smarr, S. Harris and J. von Kaenel, 'RISER: resilient information systems for emergency response', ARC LInkage Project with IBM Australia, Fire Services Commissioner Victoria, University of California San Diego, Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment, Australian Research Council, ARC funding $510K 

    2012-2014: W. Moran, E. Skafidas and J. Vethecan, 'Implementation of cognitive radar techniques in resource limited radar systems', ARC Linkage Project with BAE Systems Australia, Australian Research Council, ARC funding $111,302

    2011: S. Karunasekera, C. Leckie, Shyamali, M. Palaniswami, B. Moran and P. Farrell, 'High resolution monitoring of atmospheric pollutants to identify their impact on population health', Interdisciplinary Seed Grant, Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society (IBES), University of Melbourne, $40K

    2010-2017: B. Moran and S. Skafidas, 'Radar-on-a-Chip (ROACH)', Victorian Science Agenda Investment Fund (VSAIF), Dept of Innovation Industry and Regional Development (DIIRD), $1,769,334

    2010: B. Moran, M. N. Halgamuge, K. Tolhurst, M. Garvey and P. Farrell, 'Data assimilation and bushfire modelling for early and rapid bushfire detection using broadband technology', Interdisciplinary Seed Grant, Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society (IBES), University of Melbourne, $60K

    2010: B. Moran, 'Online decision support for crop irrigation', Interdisciplinary Seed Grant, Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society (IBES), University of Melbourne, $30K 
     
       

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Sheffield 1968
  • BSc (Hons), The University of Birmingham 1965

Awards and honors

  • Best Paper Award, 2007 International Conference on Wireless Networks (ICWN'07), The International Association of Engineers (IAEng), 2007
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, 1984

Supervision

Available for supervision

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