We tackling big issues through harnessing technology research grants

Griffith’s Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems (IIIS) has been the recipient of millions of dollars in grants to continue its vital research. Through these grants we have addressed and helped overcome vital challenges of our times.

Year Title of grant Granting schemeAmount Chief investigators and staff members
2019 ARC Research Hub for Driving Farming Productivity and Disease Prevention ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hub $10,000,000

Prof Yongsheng Gao, Director, Griffith University;
Prof Dacheng Tao, The University of Sydney;
Prof Anton van den Hengel, The University of Adelaide;
Prof Dr Mohammed Bennamoun, The University of Western Australia;
Prof Rosanne Guijt, Deakin University;
Prof Chunhua Shen, The University of Adelaide;
Prof John Grundy, Deakin University;
A/Prof Ajmal Mian, The University of Western Australia;
Dr Jun Zhou, Griffith University;
Dr Andrew Busch, Griffith University;
Prof Jin Song Dong, Griffith University;
Prof Nam-Trung Nguyen, Griffith University;
A/Prof Qin Li, Griffith University;
A/Prof Rebecca Ford, Griffith University;
Dr Say Hwa Tan, Griffith University;

2019 ID8694: Nested Graph transformations as a computational basis for logical frameworks Defence Science and Technology Group CCR $50,000 Professor Ji-Song Dong; Dr Hadrien Bride; Dr Zhe Hou
2019 ID8695: Experiment in the application of FMME techniques for scaling up assurance efforts in an industrial-strength tool: Dynamic reflection Defence Science and Technology Group CCR $50,000 Professor Jin-Song Dong; Dr Hadrien Bride; Dr Zhe Hou
2018Protein structure prediction by deep long-range learningARC Discovery Projects (including Fellowship)$346,952Professor Yaoqi Zhou, Professor Kuldip Paliwal
2018 Developing key vision technology for automation of aquaculture farming factory ARC Linkage

$492,771 ARC + $255,000 Industry

Professor Yongsheng Gao, Dr Andrew Busch, Professor Suschila Chang.
2018 Single model irregular-region retrieval for rapid plant disease detection ARC Discovery $413,300 Professor Yongsheng Gao
2018 Exploring the Potential for Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain to Enhance Transport Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre Grants $25,000 Professor Bela Stantic
2018 Searching for Near-Exact Protein Models ARC Discovery

$449,761

Professor Abdul Sattar
2018 A Pro-active Platform for Credibility Analysis in Social Media – The Case of Rumour Debunking GSC Industry Collabortive Grant $15,000 Dr Henry Nguyen; Professor Bela Stantic
2018 Geostationary Imagery-based Bushfire Detection Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) grant $5718 Associate Professor Jun Jo; Dr Can Wang
2018 Monitoring and Analysing Cardiovascular Patients Health Status via Wearable Devices and IoT Technologies GSC Industry Collaborative Grant $15,000 Sen Wang
2018Event Analysis for Large Scale ICU data setsGold Coast Hospital - Intensive Care Unit$30,000Professor Jin Song Dong
2018 Supporting the Assessment of Strategic Planning and Environmental Rehabilitation of Slacks Creek Logan City Council's Enviro Grants Program $5000 Dr Jarrod Trevathan
2018 Improving Community Engagement in Monitoring Local Waterways through Internet of Things Technologies Water for life Community Grant $10,000 Dr Jarrod Trevathan
2018 Towards developing Indo-Australian partnership for digital transformation through blockchain Australia - India Council Grants $97,020 Assoc Professor Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy; Professor Jin-Song Dong
2018 Develop an On-Line Virtual Document Reconstruction Platform Queensland State Archives Grant $15,000 Assoc Prof Jun Zhou; Dr Yi Fan
2018 Blockchain for the Meat Industry: Where and How? Australian Meat Processor Corporation Grants $81,060 Dr Yong Wu; Assoc Professor Vallipuram Muthukkumarasamy; Professor Peter Tatham
2017 Machine Vision for Assisting Automation of Aquaculture Farming SIEF STEM Business Fellowship Program $462,404 Dr Alex Yu, Professor Yongsheng Gao
2017 Developing a truly intelligent water meter through advanced data analytics ARC Linkage $67580 Professor Rodney Stewart, Professor Michael Blumenstein, Professor Hong Zhang
2017 Donation Research Donation $50,000 Dr David Chen
2017 QAS Enhancing Pitch Recognition in Elite Softball Players Project Queensland Academy of Sport CCR $15,000 Dr Leigh Ellen Potter; Mr Jonathan Shepherd; Mr Lewis Carter
2017 Sensor Management for Track Confirmation Defence Science and Technology Group CCR $157,254 Professor Jin-Song Dong
2017 Advance Queensland Sport Science Challenge Advance Queensland - Sport Science Challenge - TT $100,000 Dr Leigh Ellen Potter
2017 A new management tool for effective wastewater source control WCWAIndustry Partner $10,000 Professor Kewen Wang
2017 Networked control for distributed renewable energy systems integration ARC Discovery $20,000 Associate Professor Fuwen Yang
2017 Battery and microgrid management systems Advance Queensland Innovation Partnership $79,327 Associate Professor Fuwen Yang
2017 Subband centroids and deep neural networks for robust speech recognition ARC Discovery

$338,650

Professor Kuldip Paliwal
2016 Human sensors for monitoring Great Barrier Reef environmental changes and quality of marine waters through harnessing Big Data analysis

National Environmental Science Programme

$247,145 Associate Professor Bela Stantic, Professor Susanne Becken
2015 Investigating the role 'Big Data' can play in relieving peak congestion and improving transport network disaster resilience and response Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre Grants $35,000 Professor Bela Stantic
2015 Precise recognition for automated harvesting and grading of strawberries ARC Linkage $406,000 Professor Yongsheng Gao, Dr Andrew Busch, Dr Jun Zhou
2015 Dynamics of Causal Knowledge ARC Discovery $331,400 Professor Abdul Sattar, Associate Professor Abhaya Nayak, Professor James Delgrande
2015 Searching for Maximal Satisfaction ARC Discovery $115,581 Associate Professor Kaile Su, Professor Abdul Sattar and Associate Professor John R Thornton
2014 Intelligent image retrieval from distorted and partial queries for rapid mobile identification of pests threatening food and the environment ARC Discovery $424,628 Professor Yongsheng Gao, Professor Michael Blumenstein
2013 A framework for scalable ontology enrichment and change ARC Discovery $315,000

Professor Kewen Wang, Professor Yuefeng Li, Emeritus Professor Rodney Topor, Professor Guilin Qi, Profesor Grigoris Antoniou

2013 View-based processing of pattern matching queries in large graphs ARC Discovery $240,000 Dr Junhu Wang, Professor Jeffrey X Yu, Professor Wenfei  Fan, Dr Chaoyi Pang
2013 An assessment of the fundamental size limits for planar antennas using unconstrained optimisation methods ARC Discovery $210,000 Professor David V Thiel, Dr Andrew J Lewis
2013 Perceptually-motivated speech parameters for concurrent coding and noise-robust distributed recognition of human speech for mobile telephony systems ARC Discovery $322,000 Professor Kuldip K Paliwa, Dr Stephen So
2012 Interactive computer vision for image interpretation

ARC Discovery Early Career Research Award

$375,000 Dr Jun Zhou
2011 Transcription factors from the FoxO family regulate apoptosis induced by mitochondria-targeted drugs NHMRC $200,000 Professor Jiri Neuzil, Dr Bela Stantic
2011 Algorithmic engineering and complexity analysis of protocols for consensus ARC Discovery

2011 - $80,000

2012 - $65,000

2013 - $65,000

Professor Vladimir Estivill-Castro, Dr Michael R Fellows, Dr Frances A Rosamond, Professor Lane A Hemaspaandra, Professor Jorg Rothe, Dr Arkadii Slinko, Dr Gabor Erdelyi.
2011 Efficient multi-context systems for heterogeneous information reasoning and sharing ARC Discovery

2011 - $70,000

2012 - $70,000

2013 - $70,000

Associate Professor Kewen Wang, Professor Grigoris Antoniou, Dr Torsten Schaub.
2010 Environmentally destructive imported ants face high-tech NICTA defense

Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry and Biosecurity Queensland

  Associate Professor Yongsheng Gao with NICTA
2010 Software mediated process assessment in IT service management: development and evaluation of standards-based tools to facilitate continual improvement ARC Linkage

2011 - $2892

2012 - $23,694

Professor Terry Rout
2010 Automatic brain tissue segmentation in magnetic resonance images based on knowledge-guided constrained clustering ARC Discovery

2010 - $50,000

2011 - $50,000

2012 - $50,000

Dr A Liew, Professor H Yan, Professor WC Chu
2010 Exploiting views in extensible markup language (XML) data processing ARC Discovery

2010 - $70,000

2011 - $70,000

2012 - $70,000

Dr J Wang, Professor JX Yu
2010 Rule-based reasoning systems for complex and dynamic ontologies ARC Discovery

2010 - $50,000

2011 - $50,000

2012 - $50,000

Associate Professor K Wang, Dr JR Thornton, Dr J Wang, Professor T Eiter, Professor G Antoniou, Dr H Tompits
2009 Model checking Multi-Agent System and its applications

ARC Future Fellowship

$732,477 Dr Kaile Su
2009 Reducing the risks associated with developing large-scale, critical software-integrated systems ARC Linkage

2009 - $100,000

2010 - $110,000

2011 - $100,000

Professor RG Dromey, Professor P Lindsay, Professor I Hayes, Professor Fritzson
2009 Human sensors for monitoring Great Barrier Reef environmental changes and quality of marine waters through harnessing Big Data analysis

National Environmental Science Programme

$247,145 Associate Professor Bela Stantic, Professor Susanne Becken
2008CoastSAFE Alive - Developing a Technology that Mitigates Risk on our Beaches.Smart Futures Research-Industry Partnership Program Grant

$500,000

Professor Michael Blumenstein
2008Artificial Intelligence Based Deterioration Model for Development of Bridge Network Maintenance StrategyARC Linkage - Projects (and/or APAI)$444,473Professor Michael Blumenstein, Professor Yew-Chaye Loo; Professor Hong Guan

Want to know more?

Get in touch with the Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems