SSEE and WMAA 2011 Environmental Student Awards Evening

Sun, 2012-02-12 13:06 -- adminssee

The 12th Annual Queensland Environmental Engineering Student Awards Night was held on Monday 31 October 2011 at Engineering House in Brisbane.  You can download the Event Flyer here.

The evening showcased thesis projects being undertaken by Queensland undergraduate students studying environmental science, environmental management and environmental engineering in 2011 within SEQ as follows:

Adele Harvey - University of Queensland
Is human induced climate change occurring?

Jennifer-Leigh Campbell – Griffith University
Comparative Performance Analysis of Crushed Recycled Glass as Granular Filtration Media in Swimming Pool Water Treatment

Daniel Harrington - University of Southern Queensland
Coal Seam Gas Water as a Medium to Grow Marine Microalgae for Biofuel Production.

Barak Truasheim - University of Southern Queensland
CFD Modelling of a Pump Intake.

Alex Chalmers - Queensland University of Technology
Integrated Water Management on Stone Quarry Sites in Maharashtra, India.

Steven Bondio - Queensland University of Technology
Climate Change, Carbon Pricing and Clean Coal Technologies

Sally Marsden - Queensland University of Technology
The Port Bundaberg Project

First prize was awarded to Daniel Harrington, and second prize went to Barak Truasheim, both of whom represented University of Southern Queensland.

Daniel will be nominated as Qld Chapter's entry into the 2012 SSEE National Student Award.

SSEE and WMAA would like to thank our generous sponsors of the evening.  These were: