A Research Infrastructure and Building Grant for a flume tank system has been awarded to the CE Group and collaborators. The tank circulates water at pre-determined speeds for observing how specimens (e.g., plants, animals, sediments) respond to controlled physical variables
Aaron was just awarded $50,000 from the Hermon Slade Foundation for work on spider silk biomechanics and web evolution.
Osmar has been awarded $18,000 (over three years) from the Sydney Institute of Marine Science for work on shifting biogeographic ranges of reef fish species.
Maina and collaborators have been awarded $150,000 from the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association’s Marine Science for Management program to explore coral reefs and global change in the western Indian Ocean from a historical perspective.
Josh has been awarded a NSW Young Tall Poppy Science Award by the Australian Institute of Policy and Science. See here for details.
Our 3-year Discovery Project was funded by the Australian Research Council to extend research on coral biomechanics and climate change throughout the Great Barrier Reef.
Our paper about expressing observational data using mathematical logic has been published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science. The paper can be found here.