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AWMC wins ARC Grants

Wednesday, 02 November 2016
  • AWMC ARC Winners

The Advanced Water Management Centre has been award 7 ARC Grants for the 2017 round.

Dr Bing-Jie Ni has been awarded a 2016 Future Fellowship for his sustainable wastewater management project.

Dr Sergi Astals-Garcia, and Dr Guangming Jiang have each been awarded a Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, both worth over $300,000.

AWMC has also been awarded four Discovery Project Grants for projects involving Professor Zhiguo Yuan, Dr Jianhua Guo, Dr Shihu Hu, Dr Jens Kroemer, and Dr Qilin Wang.

Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham announced the $416.6 million in funding as part of the Australian Research Council’s (ARC) National Competitive Grants Programme.

The University of Queensland received 87 ARC Grants in total.