News & Events

  • 16/8/18: PhD student Xiaoyou Lin (supervised by Boon-Chong Seet and Frances Joseph) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 30/7/18: PhD student Shereen Afifi (supervised by Hamid GholamHosseini and Roopak Sinha) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 29/7/2018: Kosala Gunawardane is shortlisted as Finalist in the Innovation & Science category of the Women of Influence Awards 2018. Congrats!
  • 20/7/18: PhD student Kourosh Darvish (supervised by Zhan Chen and Timotius Pasang) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 17/7/18: PhD student Muhammad Uzair (supervised by Timothy Anderson, Roy Nates and Tek Tjing Lie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 28/6/18: PhD student Md Aasim Ullah (supervised by Tek Tjing Lie, Kosala Gunawardane and Nirmal Nair) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 25/6/18: PhD student Miftah Al Karim (supervised by Tek Tjing Lie and Jonathan Currie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 18/5/18: PhD student Mahros Darsin (supervised by Tim Pasang and Zhan Chen) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 2/5/18: PhD student Robert Yang (supervised by John Collins, Mark Beckerleg and Tek Tjing Lie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 22/3/18: PhD student Radyan Dananjoy (supervised by John Tookey, Thomas Neitzert  and Ali Ghaffarianhoseini) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 1/3/18: Dr. Chris Rapson joined the WISE research group as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Welcome!
  • 8/1/18: Boon-Chong Seet from WISE research group was an invited speaker at the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Forum, held at Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Korea, on 15 Dec 2017. His presentation was titled "Ambient sensing and intelligence for future smart environments".
  • 4/12/17: PhD student Balarabe Nkom (supervised by Adam Taylor, Craig Baguley and Tek Tjing Lie) successfully defended his thesis. Congrats!
  • 21/11/17: The WISE research group successfully organised an Advanced Wireless Networks (AWN) Workshop at AUT on 21st November. It featured two keynotes from IEEE Fellows and invited talks from academics around New Zealand. The full workshop programme can be found here.
  • 21/9/17: 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!