PhD scholarship: Microwave Antenna Array Design and Implementation for Underwater Structural Inspections

Summary

Enrolment status New students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Higher Degree by Research
Study area Engineering and Computing
HDR funding type Living stipend scholarship
Scholarship value $28,092 per annum (2020 rate), indexed annually
Scholarship duration Three years with the possibility of two 6-month extensions in approved circumstances
Opening date 20 July 2020
Closing date 14 August 2020

Description

The PhD candidate will work on designing and developing microwave phased array antennas and other state-of-the-art antenna configurations for the practical purpose of underwater microwave (concrete material based) infrastructure inspection. In addition the PhD candidate will be researching new signal processing and image generation schemes both in terms of electronic and software implementation.

Eligibility

To be eligible, you must meet the entry requirements for a higher degree by research.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

To apply for admission and scholarship, follow the link on the upper right of this page. There is no separate application for scholarship because you will have the opportunity to request scholarship consideration on the application for admission.

Before submitting an application you should:

When you apply, please ensure that under the scholarships and collaborative study section you:

  1. Select ‘My higher degree is not collaborative’
  2. Select 'I am applying for, or have been awarded a scholarship or sponsorship'.
  3. Select ‘Other’, then ‘Research Project Scholarship’ and type in ‘MICROWAVEin the 'Name of scholarship' field.

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Selection criteria

A background in electrical engineering or a related field would be of benefit to someone working on this project. Previous experience in microwave engineering, antenna design and electromagnetics is highly desirable.

Applications are closed.

Contact

Dr Adnan Trakic
+61 (0) 416 205 497
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

Read the policy on UQ Research Scholarships.

A domestic part-time student with carer’s responsibilities, a medical condition or a disability, which prevents them from studying full time may be eligible for scholarship consideration, on a case by case basis.

Applications are closed.