Tenth Graduation Ceremony, 10:00am, Tuesday, 19 April 2011
Faculty of Sciences
Stephen Cole the Elder Prize for Excellence in Teaching
Associate Professor Simon Pyke
2010 University Doctoral Research Medals
For research in the field of Microbiology
Caroline Felicity Bull
For research in the field of Ecology and Evolution
Renate Faast and
For research in the field of Physics
Peter John Moran
Honours Alumni University Medal
Emma Jane Langhans.
Emma Jane Langhans and Benjamin James Owen.
FACULTY OF SCIENCES
Degree of Doctor of Philosophy
For a thesis entitled Copper Tolerance of Listeria monocytogenes Strain DRDC8, Francesca York Bell.
For a thesis entitled Mitochondrial DNA Analysis of the Evolution and Genetic Diversity of Ancient and Extinct Bears, Sarah Catherine Bray.
For a thesis entitled Electronic Collisions with Molecules of Biological Relevance, Christopher John Colyer.
For a thesis entitled From Model Organism to Industrial Workhorse, Jai Andrew Denton.
For a thesis entitled Integrating Trees into the Design of the City: Developing more Sustainable Practices for Planting Street Trees in Australian Cities, Martin Edward J Ely.
For a thesis entitled Hormonal Regulation of the Class B Scavenger Receptors CD36 and SR-BI, in the Rat Liver, Rebecca Lee Fitzsimmons.
For a thesis entitled Genetic Characterisation of Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotype 1 Isolates in Relation to Invasiveness, Richard Manuel Harvey.
For a thesis entitled Regulation of Sphingosine Kinase 1 Signalling by Calcium- and Integrin-binding Proteins, Kate Jarman.
For a thesis entitled The Deubiquitylating Enzyme USP9X Promotes the Polarity and Self-Renewal of Neural Progenitor Cells, Lachlan Andrew Jolly.
For a thesis entitled Host-parasite interactions in primary and secondary infections with Nippostrongylus brasiliensis and Heligmosomoides bakeri, Michelle Louise Knott.
For a thesis entitled Casein Proteins: Investigating Their Chaperone Activity And Amyloid Fibril Formation, Tomas Koudelka.
For a thesis entitled Weight Management in Young Women, Siew Seen Lim.
For a thesis entitled The origin and characterisation of new nuclear genes originating from a cytoplasmic organellar genome, Andrew Henry Mark Lloyd.
For a thesis entitled Pathogenesis of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Lauren Joy McAllister.
For a thesis entitled Impact of Dynamical Fermions on the Vacuum of Quantum Chromodynamics, Peter John Moran (University Doctoral Research Medallist).
For a thesis entitled Supramolecular Chemistry of Beta- and Gamma- Cyclodextrin Dimers, Ngo Huy Tien.
For a thesis entitled: Characterisation of Shigella flexneri polysaccharide co-polymerase (PCP) protein Wzz, Magdalene Papadopoulos.
For a thesis entitled: Approaches to Understanding the Population Dynamics and Behaviour of Sepia Apama in Northern Spencer Gulf, Nicholas Leslie Payne.
For a thesis entitled: Expression and function of osteopontin variants in HCV-related liver disease and hepato-cellular carcinoma, Renee Jade Phillips.
For a thesis entitled: Palaeoecology & population demographics of the extinct New Zealand moa (Aves: Dinornithiformes), Nicolas James Rawlence.
For a thesis entitled: Guiding Light in Low-Index Media via Multilayer Waveguides, Kristopher John Rowland.
For a thesis entitled: Systematic Studies on Thysanotus R.Br. (Asparagales: Laxmanniaceae), Udani Megha Sirisena.
For a thesis entitled Amyloid fibril formation by bovine milk αs2- and k-casein, and its inhibition by the molecular chaperones αs1- and ß-casein, David Cameron Thorn.
For a thesis entitled: Investigation of RNA-Mediated Pathogenic Pathways in a Drosophila Model of Expanded Repeat Disease, Clare Louise van Eyk.
For a thesis entitled: Cloud Cameras at the Pierre Auger Observatory
For a thesis entitled The Impact of the Periconceptional and Preimplantation Environment on Adrenal Development and Steroidogenesis in the Fetal Sheep, Olivia Wyss.
Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science (High Performance Computational Physics)
Emma Jane Langhans (University and Alumni Honours Medallist), Benjamin James Owen (Mace Bearer & University Medallist) and Samuel David Thomas.
To the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Emma Caitlin Alexander, Carl Michael Altmann, Hayden Richard Rex Arbon, James Stuart Ashby, Adam Henry Edward Bailey, Verity Gaynor Bell, Ella Katherine Bourne, Karen Maxine Bridges (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts), Christopher Wade Carson, Samuel Jordan Chirnside, Kiu Fung Chung, Rachelle Johanna Clarke, Samuel Darren Clarke, Rebecca Louise Collett, Jesse Lee Coombs, Anastasia Costopoulos, Aimee Alexandra-Lee Court, Jamie Ray Dennis, Carissa Jayne Digance (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts), Laura Rose Ditty, Natalia Danica Djukic, Emmanuel Mogga Duku, Lauren Maree Engledow, Jack Evans, Shaun Christopher Evans, Nur Khaulah Fadzil, Georgina Maja Falster, Eva Flora Laine Gibowski, Richard Gregory, Stacey Rhonda Groot Obbink, Trent Daniel Grubb, Ryan James Guerin, Jason Anthony Gummow, Rowan Lawrence Hansberry, Sophie Ellen Harrison, Angela Jane Heley, Sarah Elizabeth Hemming, Bonnie Joanne Henderson, Lauren Adele Howard, Jevon Bristow Hughes, Oliver Lachlan Hughes, Evan William Jones, Jason Jones, Robert David Jones, Mathew Peter Kavanagh, Kieran Kilgariff, Robert Matthew Klaebe, Sasha Krneta, Lok Ting Lai (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts), Wesley Pak On Lam, Kathleen Meaghan Lane, Alison Carol Langsford, Kristina Anne Laskowski, Michael Steven Lewis, Nirvana Danielle Manly, Andrew Craig Marshall, Jana Elisabeth Matei, Bonnie Joan Maynard, Kimberly Peta McCallum, Garth Andrew McCord, Phillip Roy Mellen, Kenneth John Menz, Dennis Warui Meria, Steven Alexander Monger, Craig William Murray, Heidi Anne Neubauer, Jamie Ngai, Daniel O'Rielly, Charles Haviland Pachulicz, Bianca Jaye Pandopulos, Zacc Marcus Paparella, Tari Marie Pawlyk, Katherine Ann Pearce, Blair Louise Pellegrino, Brodie James Philp, Leng Prak, Malcolm Stuart Purdey, Maria Louise Ranaldo, Ellen Rees, Daniel Christopher Reinke, Hannah Victoria Richards, Ashlee Amanda Russell, Jeremy Ryan Schulz, Krista Kyra Schuurmans, Chloe Leigh Shard, Kurt Chong Ming Siu, Katrina Mary Smiley, Justin Thomas James Spence, Matthew Stevens, Katherine Stoate, Danielle Nicole Stringer (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts), Amy Elizabeth Suto (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts), Daniel Tanti, Louise Maree Thomas, Kellie Marie Tipene, Carla Rose Toop, Elena Tung, Marcus Joseph Turai, Liam Val Twigger, Matthew James Scott Vasey, Ali Morton Walsh, Laura Kate Williams, Belinda Louise Wong, Ching Yan Cingel Wong, David Zammit (also received the Degree of Bachelor of Arts) and Nian Zhong Zhang.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)
Rachelle Babb, Monica Michelle Chappell, Jeremy Thian Hon Choo, Fong Chan Choy, Caroline Emily Cousins, Aluet Damas Deng, Zoe Hanna Donaldson, Anna Ehmann, Tiffany Jane Goldsworthy, Suzanne Beth Good, Carly Ellyse Gregor, Sze Tak Ho, Priscilla Meredith Joyce, Ervin Ender Kara, Ka Leung Li, Sze Yin Lim, Liu Lu, Lu Yao, Laurie Tess McMillan, Natalie Ann Mercuri, Shaliza Mohamad Manmohan, James Mitchell Murray, Sian Elle Nelligan, Choon Liang Jeremy Ong, George McKenzie Opie, Sarah Ann Overduin, Sivabaskari Pasupathy, Sarah Susanne Pfeiffer, Winston Reed, Nathan Roche, Sameera Peumal Senanayake, Ming Chung Sin, Yu Sun, Lee Ling Tan, Lauren Anne Watkins, Melanie Ruth Wittwer, Kwok Chi Wong, Tzu Ying Yap, Priya Devi Yoohenthran and Ee Fang Yu.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)
Main Ern Ang, Sarah Theresa Boyle, George Dimitroff, Nicholas Leigh Hauschild, Sim Ling Lee, Mohd Kaisan Mahadi, Weng Wah Ng, Chun Hao Ong, James Lee Paltridge, Francisco Sadras, Todd Leon Storm, Hanan Hamimi Wahid, Nanxing Yang and Kuok Cheang Yap.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (EcoChemistry)
Sophie Anne Marija Arneric and Mitchell Terry Browne.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Evolutionary Biology)
Kieren James Mitchell and Qamariya Nasrullah
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Jurisprudence)
Angela Batsakis, Lisa Belinda Muffatti and Kiara Jade Zerella.
To the Degree of Bachelor of Science (Marine Biology)
Eric Benjamin Drew, Kathleen Lynda Hill, Dimitri Kouvaris, Stephanie Papantoniou, Man Man So, Michael Martin Todd and Chelsea Anne Tothill.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Molecular and Drug Design)
Nicholas George Hadges, Yun Li and Alexandra Elizabeth Marrone.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Molecular Biology)
Erin Eloise Cutts, Emily Grace Higginson, Angie Maree Jarrad (also received the Diploma in Languages), Xuan Liu, Bronwyn Ayla Lucas (also received the Diploma in Languages) and Brenley Clement Milsom.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Nanoscience and Materials)
Tom Andrew Morris, Kyra Noelle Schwarz, Jesse Miah Teo and Pavel Usov.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Optics and Photonics)
Peter Leigh Edwards.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Petroleum Geoscience)
Alexandra Sarah Bennett, Bradley Steven Bennett and Stephanie Wikan Tyiasning.
Degree of Bachelor of Science (Space Science and Astrophysics)
Maximus Dominic Malacari, Tess Reynolds, Steven Jason Saffi and Nicole Szymanczyk.