Cochlear prize for "Improving quality of life"
Winner: Johnson Chung
Title: Polyurethane Nanocomposites using Dexamethasone as potential
drug delivery systems: sustained release and structural interactions
Microsoft prize for "Energy & Green Environment"
Winner: Pasquale Aliberti
Title: Study of Silicon Quantum Dots in a SiO2 Matrix for Energy
Selective Contacts Applications
NICTA prize for "Fast, reliable & secure"
Winner: Mark Hiscocks
Title: Diamond Etching at UNSW:Towards Secure Communication Technologies
Optus prize for "Towards miniaturization"
Winner: Jarryd James Pla
Title: Towards a quantum computer: Single shot read-out of an electron
spin in silicon
Canon prize for "Connecting & Entertaining the world"
Winner: Adeel Razi
Title: Sum Rates and User Scheduling for Multi-User MIMO Vector
CSIRO prize for "Automation & Adaptation"
Winner: Gilbert Foo Hock Beng
Title: Direct torque control of an IPM synchronous motor drive at very
low speed using a sliding mode stator flux observer
Additionally, only the six winners will be eligible to submit a paper for the annual IEEE NSW paper competition. The prize for the paper competition is $200 and a plaque.