Research Students

Future Students

Scholarships of $35,000 (AUD) are available for PhD students who achieved H1/High Distinction in their UG program and/or have completed a Masters by Research. If you are interested, contact me at

The candidate has to meet all the UNSW requirements. More information can be found on

Current Research Candidates

  1. Kangjing (Jenny) Li (PhD: joint supervisor)
  2. Reem Sherif (PhD: joint supervisor)
  3. Tanvir Islam (M. Sc.: Supervisor)

Past Research Candidates

  1. Dr Md Forhad Zaman (Ph.D.: Power Generation Planning Using Evolutionary Algorithms) (co-supervisor - Completed 2017) - working as a Post-doc at UNSW Canberra
  2. Mr Ismail Ali (M. Sc.: Evolutionary Optimisation for Scheduling Problems) (co-supervisor - Completed June 2016) - received the outstanding thesis in an IT topic award (UNSW Canberra, 2016 )
  3. Dr Eman Hasan Samir (Ph.D.: Decomposition based Evolutionary Optimisation) (co-supervisor - completed 2014)- working as an Assistant Professor, Egypt.