2016 Research Awards

To highlight our exciting research projects and to celebrate our research achievements the 2016 ‘Principal’s Research Excellence Awards’ were presented during the research conference. The winners were:

  • Best Contribution to Information Society research theme
    • Hazel Hall’s project on ‘Mapping the workforce’
    • Bill Buchanan’s project on digital forensic
  • Best Contribution to Health and Wellbeing research theme
    • Valerie Egdell’s project on ‘Social Innovation – empowering the young for the common good’
  • Best Contribution to Sustainable Communities research theme
    • Tariq Muneer for his work on electric vehicle research
  • Innovation of the year in Knowledge Exchange
    • Bill Buchanan for their ADECA project on making online payments secure
  • Outstanding contribution to university life by a research student
    • Frances Ryan for her activities in mentoring other students,and running a weekly writing group

The winners received prize money to further support their research projects.