Research Hub


Our research and action agenda for the infrastructure industry


Research students - Current

Abhinav Dewangan

Current PhD student - Resilience of Underground Infrastructure - Use of Digital Engineering

Abhinav DewanganUQ SIRH is delighted to welcome Abhinav Dewangan, a PhD candidate at IITD who has received the prestigious UQ IITD Partnership Award. Abhinav's research focuses on the resilience of underground infrastructure and the use of digital engineering to achieve sustainable solutions. With a background in structural engineering and extensive experience in critical enabling structures for water and effluent treatment, Abhinav brings a wealth of knowledge to the field. He will be staying with us from July 2023 to July 2024, and we look forward to collaborating with him to advance our understanding of underground infrastructure. We wish him the best of luck in his research endeavours.

Syvannah Wilson 

Current PhD student 

Syvannah Wilson The SIRH is pleased to welcome Syvannah Wilson as a PhD student investigating how the infrastructure industry is managing its impact on biodiversity. Enrolled in the Business School at UQ, Syannah will draw on her experience working for governments globally analysing carbon emissions reduction policies and social science theories to understand how decision-making influences biodiversity outcomes associated with infrastructure development in Australia.

Research students - Previous

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