News & Events

  • 9/11/17: The WISE research group is organising an Advanced Wireless Networks (AWN) Workshop to be held at AUT on 21st November. It features two keynotes from IEEE Fellows and invited talks from academics around New Zealand. The full workshop programme can be found here.
  • 21/9/17: Dr. Tim Anderson from the Centre for Energy & Power Engineering won the Emerging Innovator Award by Norman F. B. Barry Foundation for an inventive idea to re-engineer traditional hot water storage cylinder designs to reduce their manufacturing production costs. Congrats!
  • 19/9/17: PhD student Noman Yousuf (supervised by Tim Anderson, Roy Nates and Michael Gschwendtner) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 22/8/17: Three papers first-authored by WISE group members: Dr. Saeed Rehman and PhD students Jofina Jijin and Minglong Zhang, will be presented at IEEE PIMRC 2017, in Montreal, Canada.
  • 14/8/17: PhD student and staff member Jeffrey Kilby (supervised by Krishnamachar Prasad, Grant Mawston, and John Collins) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 27/7/17: PhD student Jeff Samasoni (supervised by James Rotimi and Peggy Fairbairn-Dunlop) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 26/7/17: PhD student Ravichandra Kulkarni (supervised by Krishnamachar Prasad, Tek Tjing Lie, and Rodney Badcock) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 18/7/17: The WISE research group will co-organise with European Alliance Innovation (EAI) the 3rd International Conference on Smart Grid and Innovative Frontiers in Telecommunications (SmartGIFT 2018) in Auckland.
  • 29/6/17: First year PhD student Mahesh Babu (supervised by Jeff Seadon and Dave Moore) awarded Best Poster and 3rd Place at the 2017 National Conference for Innovation in Manufacturing and Design (MaD). Congrats!
  • 27/6/17: PhD student Fahimeh Zaeri (supervised by James Rotimi and John Tookey) successfully defended her thesis. Congrats!
  • 22/6/17: PhD student Aziz Ahmad (supervised by Timothy Anderson and Tek Tjing Lie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 1/5/17: PhD student Yuan Tao (supervised by Timotius Pasang & Zhan Chen) successfully defended her thesis. Congrats!
  • 19/4/17: Zhan Chen & Timotius Pasang co-chaired the 2nd International Conference on Materials Science and Nanotechnology (ICMSN 2017) at AUT.
  • 22/3/17: PhD student Nurul Razak (supervised by Zhan Chen & Timotius Pasang) successfully defended her thesis. Congrats!
  • 10/3/17: PhD student Jianchao Zhang (supervised by Boon-Chong Seet & Tek Tjing Lie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!